Category Archives: office

DTZ report: Office market in Twin Cities enjoying quiet resurgence

by Dan Rafter The multifamily and industrial markets in Minneapolis/St. Paul are thriving. Just look at the number of construction cranes and spec warehouses being built in the Twin Cities area today. But the office market in the Twin Cities … Continue reading

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Another big deal: Cushman & Wakefield to buy Chicago office specialist J.F. McKinney + Associates

by Dan Rafter Major changes to the Midwest commercial real estate industry keep coming. This time, it’s the news that Cushman & Wakefield has agreed to purchase J.F. McKinney + Associates in Chicago. Terms of this latest big deal were … Continue reading

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CBRE: Kansas City office, industrial markets keep improving

by Dan Rafter The Kansas City office market has posted 12 consecutive quarters of positive net absorption. That’s good. But the region’s industrial market has it beat: That sector has posted 14 straight quarters of positive absorption. That’s the big … Continue reading

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Some good news from DTZ: Office vacancy rate keeps falling

by Dan Rafter The national office sector continues to improve. This isn’t surprising: The U.S. economy is slowly improving, too. Check out the video above to see what DTZ thinks about the performance of the U.S. office market in the … Continue reading

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Great times for 200 Public Square and downtown Cleveland

by Dan Rafter Few buildings stand out in downtown Cleveland like 200 Public Square. This 45-story office tower once served as the headquarters for petroleum giant BP, before that company purchased Amoco and moved to Chicago. Today, it serves as … Continue reading

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Cummins making big investment in downtown Indianapolis; Building 10-story office tower where Market Square Arena once stood

by Dan Rafter The former home of Market Square Arena in downtown Indianapolis has sat undeveloped for more than 13 years. That will soon change. Cummins Inc., a Columbus, Ind.-based diesel engine manufacturer, is building a 10-story office tower on … Continue reading

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DTZ’s mixed bag: Office absorption down in first quarter, but rents up

by Dan Rafter The first quarter of the year wasn’t a great one for the U.S. office market if you’re looking solely at net absorption. But when it comes to rents, the the office market’s performance looks a lot better. … Continue reading

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