Monthly Archives: June 2013

CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of June 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 June 24. The John Hancock Center will undergo a $45 million … Continue reading

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Mid-Year Perspective on Chicago CRE

By George Kohl I won’t be shy in admitting that my BOMA/Chicago presidency has numerous perks. I always get a speaking role at events, which I’m very comfortable with because it’s something I’ve enjoyed doing throughout my career.  I also … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of June 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 June 17. Chicago-based GreenPoint Partners   raised $2 million in early … Continue reading

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The NIR Difference: How Regular Rooftop Maintenance Saves You Headaches & Money

By Timothy K. Lynn Many of you may have a saying about your roof – “It doesn’t leak if it is not raining. And you can’t fix it when it is raining.” As the founder of National International Roofing (NIR), … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of June 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 June 10. Chicago’s most visible buildings and landmarks are showing … Continue reading

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Hang Up the Phone…And Seal the Deal on the Green!

By the 2013 Golf Classic Task Force As a Task Force comprised of both Building and Affiliate Members, we understand the dynamics that are necessary for both types of members to enjoy their day of putting in the sun. That … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of June 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 June 3. According to a new report from the Economist … Continue reading

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