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City With A View – A Look at Chicago’s Distinctive Skyline

It has been a big month for skyscrapers in the news – most notably, construction was completed on New York City’s One World Trade Center, rising to its full symbolic height of 1,776 feet (representing 1776, the year of America’s … 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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CRE News: What We’re Reading the Week of February 20

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 February 20: The unique office tower at 150 N. Michigan Ave. is … Continue reading

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