Blog 2018-04-24T07:56:09+00:00

Recent Blog Posts

  • Renew, Move, Invest?
    By: Eric Sorensen, Managing Director and Brian Chernett, Senior Director Not-for-Profit Advisory Group As a nonprofit organization, choosing a new home has a different set of considerations than those of a typical office tenant. Going far beyond site selection and rental rates, the decision should strengthen the organization’s value to constituents, support... Read more »
  • Tech Cities 2.0: Top 25 Tech Cities – Chicago
    By: Daniel Schack, Analyst, Chicago Research Once a major hub for hard goods, Chicago has adapted to software manufacturing, establishing itself as one of the major tech cities in the country. Chicago boasts an educated and young workforce—more than one-third of Chicago’s millennial population have bachelor’s degrees, and, with two of... Read more »
  • Professional Real Estate Program (PREP) Takes Off in Chicago
    By: Vicki Noonan, Chicago Managing Principal Professional Real Estate Program (PREP) is a 12-month rotational development program for aspiring corporate real estate professionals designed specifically for recent graduates. The PREP program allows associates to gain a vast understanding of the CRE industry through developmental and client-facing projects, industry workshops, and social... Read more »
  • Leveraging Entrepreneurship as a Corporate Capability
    By: Adam Stanley, Global Chief Information Officer and Chief Digital Officer Last month, we were joined by Betsy Ziegler, CEO of 1871, Chicago’s center for technology and entrepreneurship, who presented at our Rooftopics event on leveraging entrepreneurship as a corporate capability. A partner and friend of Cushman & Wakefield, Betsy was the... Read more »
  • Chicago Industrial Mid-Year Review
    By: David Friedland, Executive Director and Chicago Industrial Group Leader Chicago leasing activity is up 35.4% year-over-year indicating that the industrial market is far from cooling off. New development has also picked up with 8.1 msf under construction.   Cushman & Wakefield’s Research Team compiles the key industrial leasing, construction, and investment trends at mid-year and... Read more »
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