Monthly Archives: January 2016

Zilber Property Group’s Navis: The Southeast Wisconsin sales pitch is true

by Dan Rafter Chad Navis, director of industrial investments with Kenosha, Wisconsin-based Zilber Property Group, has long closed industrial deals in Southeast Wisconsin. We recently spoke with Navis about the growing amount of industrial sales, leases and construction taking place … Continue reading

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Industrial market continues to soar in Southeast Wisconsin

by Dan Rafter Low vacancies, plenty of new construction and rising demand. These are the big trends in the Southeast Wisconsin industrial market today. Chicago Industrial Properties spoke with three key brokers working this market today about what is fueling … Continue reading

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JLL: Indianapolis sees two-year record for industrial construction

by Dan Rafter How strong has the Indianapolis industrial market been? The latest numbers from JLL tell the story. According to JLL’s fourth quarter industrial insight, the greater Indianapolis industrial market closed 2015 with a vacancy rate of 8.2 percent. … Continue reading

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U.S. office sector had a big 2015, best year for demand since 2006

by Dan Rafter The U.S. office market in 2015 saw its best year for demand since 2006, according to the fourth quarter office-market report recently released by Cushman & Wakefield. According to the report, net absorption in the U.S. office … Continue reading

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Renters increasingly demanding higher-end amenities in their apartment communities

by Dan Rafter What do renters in the Twin Cities want from their apartment units? How about everything from walk-in closets and high-speed Internet access to hardwood floors, premium countertops and kitchen islands? These are some of the amenities that … Continue reading

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How real estate companies can reach cruising altitude with business aviation

by Rick Nini, Corporate Eagle In an increasingly interconnected world, new digital tools make it easier than ever to communicate with clients and professional partners. Around the corner or around the world, technology keeps us in touch and in sync. … Continue reading

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Looking for a commercial loan? It all comes down to location, history and demand

by Dan Rafter It’s no secret that a multifamily building boom is taking place across the country. At the same time, a growing number of people are choosing the rental lifestyle, especially targeting multifamily units located in the center of … Continue reading

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