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BOMA/Chicago Economic Impact Study: Analyzing Chicago Office Buildings as a Major Economic Driver

Last week, BOMA/Chicago was proud to unveil its 2012 Economic Impact Study (EIS), a research report commissioned to analyze the economic impact of our building members. The report, which builds on the original EIS released in 2006, was developed to … Continue reading

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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of April 8

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 April 8. Chicago-based commercial real estate services firm … Continue reading

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BOMA/Chicago Year-End Poll: Rank the Most Monumental 2012 Event in Chicago

The waning days of the year call for looking back on what can be considered the most  newsworthy — even perhaps monumental — events and activities that will end up in history books. Here at The Elevator Speech, we do our … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name? According to Chicagoans and the Commercial Real Estate Industry — Everything

The process and purpose behind transitioning naming rights seems simple: A company purchases the rights to rename a building or property to increase brand awareness and ultimately market share and revenue. However, the naming rights of buildings, an important part … Continue reading

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