Monthly Archives: September 2012

CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of September 24

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of September 24. The Medinah Country Club in the Northwest suburbs … Continue reading

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A Key Discussion: Appearance and Reality with Building Security Keys

By Tom Glavin, President of Glavin Security Specialists If you’re a property management professional, you surely spend most of your time managing operating funds, allocating staff and vendor resources and responding to a wide range of tenant service requests. But one … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of September 17

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of September 17. Advertising agency Draftfcb signed a lease at The … Continue reading

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A Glimpse at the Back End of The Elevator Speech

One of the fascinating aspects of managing a blog like The Elevator Speech is analyzing which posts generate the most traffic. As of today, we’ve received more than 26,800 visits from across the United States and Canada, as well as … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of September 10

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of September 10. Members of the Chicago Teachers Union went on … Continue reading

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Phase Two: Bringing Two North Riverside Plaza to LEED Standards

Visitors to the Two North Riverside Plaza website learn that we market the 83-year-old Art Deco office property as “A Current Classic.”  And, we should. Two North Riverside, which commands a prominent location along the Chicago River in the West … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of September 3

Each week, The Elevator Speech summarizes news related to some of the key industry trends, buildings, deals and dealmakers that shaped headlines. Below are articles that caught our attention the week of September 3. The Chicago Department of Transportation unveiled a pedestrian … Continue reading

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