CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of January 9

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Here’s what caught our attention the week of January 9:

  • In an effort to fill vacant space at the Tribune Tower, the Tribune Company leased nearly 14,000 square feet of retail space on the first floor to a new restaurant. Tribune Co. hired brokers to lease out about 100,000 square feet of retail space and as much as 150,000 square feet of office space, or roughly one-third of the building.

300 W. Adams St.

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  • A team from Mayor Emanuel’s office reported  that the May G-8 and NATO summit meetings may cost the City $65 million.  Meanwhile, the City plans to scale back security restrictions and protest rules.

What headlines caught your attention this week? Leave us a comment and let us know.


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