Category Archives: office

The good news in Dayton: Four straight quarters of an improving office market

by Dan Rafter Cities across the Midwest are seeing vacancies fall in their office markets. Dayton, Ohio, is no exception. DTZ reported that Dayton’s office market for the fourth quarter in a row saw positive absorption in the second quarter. … Continue reading

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CBRE report: Indianapolis office market still on the rise

The Indianapolis office market remains on the rise, according to the latest research from CBRE.
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Office vacancy rate to fall for first time in five years in Milwaukee market

by Dan Rafter Office vacancies will fall and rents will rise in the Milwaukee market this year, thanks largely to an increase in professional and business services jobs, according to the second quarter office research report released by Marcus & … Continue reading

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Fairbridge Properties’ big play in Indianapolis: Acquires CBD’s Landmark Center

by Dan Rafter Dmitry Gordeev believes in downtown Indianapolis. And to prove it, the company that he founded and serves as managing director — Fairbridge Properties — earlier this summer spent $21.5 million to buy the 12-story Landmark Center Class-A … Continue reading

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Michigan metro areas becoming friendlier to walkers — but there’s still a long way to go

by Dan Rafter Landlords trying to attract tenants to their buildings are increasingly focusing on how walkable their surrounding communities are. Consumers who are renting because they want to — not because they can’t buy a home — want to … Continue reading

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Mayo Clinic Square set to make big impact in downtown Minneapolis

by Dan Rafter The Minnesota Timberwolves of the NBA and the Lynx of the WNBA have moved into their new training center and corporate headquarters in the center of downtown Minneapolis, the newly rejuvenated and renamed Mayo Clinic Square. And … Continue reading

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Cushman & Wakefield: To attract top young workers, businesses need to make big changes

by Dan Rafter Here is a staggering figure, courtesy of the Deloitte Millennial Survey: By the year 2025, Millennials will make up 75 percent of the global workforce. That’s big news. And for businesses, the message is clear: They need … Continue reading

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