Category Archives: industrial real estate

HSA Commercial: Industrial market still booming in Indianapolis

by Dan Rafter Bob Smietana doesn’t consider the 220,000-square-foot spec building that HSA Commercial Real Estate recently built in the Indianapolis suburb of Plainfield, Ind., to be a risk: The industrial market in Indianapolis is tight. And his company isn’t … Continue reading

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Selling points: Why now is a good time to sell

Guest post by Andrew Farbman, CEO, Farbman Group The recent sale of 200 W. Monroe, a 23-story office tower located in The Loop in downtown Chicago, drives home a point that has become increasingly evident in recent months: Today’s real … Continue reading

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Al Isaac: Lexington is a market on the rise

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with Al Isaac, president of Lexington’s NAI Isaac. He told us that the Lexington market continues its rapid recovery from the days of the Great Recession. Every sector in the market … Continue reading

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Deal flow. Sales velocity. Leasing. They’re all on the rise in Louisville

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate news spoke with Tony Fluhr, director of commercial leasing at Louisville’s NTS Development Company. Fluhr said that the commercial real estate market in Louisville was on the rise. Even better, he expects activity levels … Continue reading

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Investing in the right industrial buildings, not the prettiest

by Dan Rafter It can be a trap for industrial real estate companies: When it’s time to invest in new properties, they seek out the prettiest sites they can find, searching for new buildings with the latest amenities or greenfield … Continue reading

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Central Ohio industrial market still on a roll

by Dan Rafter Industrial real estate remains a hot commodity in the Central Ohio region. In its latest industrial report, Cassidy Turley says that the industrial real estate market in the area is still on a record-breaking pace in 2014. … Continue reading

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GE investment makes Lafayette a major player in the aviation industry

by Dan Rafter Thanks to a $100 million investment by GE Aviation, Lafayette, Ind., has just become a bigger player in the aviation industry. GE Aviation, which manufactures jet engines and aircraft systems, is building a 225,000-square-foot, $100 million jet … Continue reading

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