Category Archives: Columbus real estate

Five Midwest regions ranked among top distribution markets by JLL

    by Dan Rafter Five Midwest regions rank among the top distribution markets in the United States, according to a new industrial report from JLL. JLL ranked the Chicago metropolitan area, which includes Milwaukee, as the fourth-best distribution market … Continue reading

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Avison Young: Indianapolis, Cleveland, Columbus and Chicago office markets still on the rise

  by Dan Rafter The vacancy rate in the downtown Columbus office market dropped to 7 percent in the second quarter, according to the latest research from Avison Young. That’s a strong performance, good for a drop of 60 basis … Continue reading

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When the deals make a difference: Bringing Niagara Bottling to the Columbus area

  by Dan Rafter Some commercial deals make a greater impact than others. Brad Kitchen points to the deal he helped close in 2012 that brought Niagara Bottling to Gahanna, Ohio, a community located less than 10 miles from Columbus. … Continue reading

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Milwaukee, Omaha and Columbus all seeing big increases in apartment rents

by Dan Rafter Where are apartment rents rising the fastest? According to apartment Web site Abodo, Milwaukee led the way, seeing the biggest increase in one-bedroom apartment rents from June to July of this year. Apartment rents for one-bedroom apartments … Continue reading

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Gathering to hear the good news at second annual Columbus Commercial Real Estate Summit

More than 150 attendees flocked to Columbus on May 19 for the second annual Columbus Commercial Real Estate Summit at the Westin Columbus. The attendees at the conference, held by Midwest Real Estate News and REJournals, received some good news: The commercial real estate industry in Columbus continues to boom, with every sector — from multifamily to office to industrial — showing solid improvement. Continue reading

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E-commerce continues to drive demand in U.S. industrial market, according to Avison Young report

by Dan Rafter E-commerce continues to drive the industrial market across the United States, forcing owners and occupiers to adapt to consumers’ increasing desires to order products one day and have them show up on their front porches in 48 … Continue reading

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Associated Bank’s Schmidt: People matter when it comes to commercial financing

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News spoke with Paul Schmidt, Associated Bank’s head of commercial real estate, about what it takes for investors and developers to qualify for commercial financing today. The key, Schmidt says, is the people behind the … Continue reading

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