Category Archives: industrial real estate

Big deals make the difference in Indianapolis industrial market

by Dan Rafter Indianapolis has long benefited from a strong industrial market. This isn’t surprising: The city’s central location makes an ideal spot for companies shipping their products across the country. The latest research from Colliers International, though, shows that … Continue reading

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Tourists providing boost to Louisville’s CRE sectors

by Dan Rafter David Hardy, managing director at the Louisville office of CBRE, agreed that the hottest market in Louisville today is industrial. Louisville has become a magnet for users seeing to centralize their distribution options, Hardy said. “We are … Continue reading

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Diverse economy continues to fuel Omaha’s hot commercial real estate market

  by Dan Rafter There are plenty of reasons why Omaha’s commercial real estate market is performing so well. But Trenton Magid, executive vice president with Omaha’s NAI NP Dodge, says that diversity might be the key. Omaha is powered … Continue reading

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Steady CRE market keeps Lexington strong

  by Dan Rafter The best word to describe the commercial real estate market in Lexington, Kentucky? Steady. Consider the latest research from Lexington’s NAI Isaac. According to the company’s mid-year commercial real estate report, the retail vacancy rate in … Continue reading

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JLL: Indianapolis industrial market primed for record-setting year

  by Dan Rafter How strong is the industrial market in Indianapolis? According to the latest research from JLL, the industrial market here could be primed for a record-setting year. According to JLL’s latest numbers, the Indianapolis industrial market absorbed … Continue reading

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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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Looking for financing? The basics still matter

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with James Cope, executive vice president and managing director with commercial financing company Walker & Dunlop, about the steps investors, owners and developers must take when seeking commercial financing. Cope said … Continue reading

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