CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of November 12

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 November 12.

The Bank of America Building at 231 S. LaSalle St.

  • The largest office lease of the year in the O’Hare International Airport area was announced this week: Exercise equipment maker Life Fitness will move its headquarters to Columbia Center after signing a 70,000-square-foot lease in the nine-story office complex at 9525 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. The office complex area surrounding O’Hare is one of the few Chicago suburban submarkets where leasing activity has been strong this year.

Columbia Center at 9525 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.

What CRE or Chicago news headlines from the past week captured your interest? Leave us a comment and let us know.

NOTE: We won’t publish The Elevator Speech next Friday, November 23, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. We wish all our readers and subscribers a safe and happy Thanksgiving.


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