Shrouded in mystery since its completion in 1893 for the World’s Columbian Exposition, the Chicago Athletic Association (CAA), 12 S. Michigan Ave., was an exclusive private club until it closed in 2007. It sat dormant until 2012, when new ownership began an artful and iconic renovation process, restoring the celebrated structure to its original grandeur and reopening as a four-star, lifestyle boutique hotel.… Read More
The JLL Chicago team is still in shock, reliving the final seconds of our iconic Stanley Cup win last week.
Check out this footage from JLL’s Steve Stratton, who was there to capture history.… Read More
JLL recently joined Ridge Development, the industrial development arm of Transwestern Development, and Elion Partners for the groundbreaking on two buildings in Ridgeport Logistics Center for the new headquarters of Consolidated Distribution Corp. (CDC).
JLL Chicago employees are all fired up for tomorrow’s big Blackhawks game. Check out our Hawks pride below and let’s bring Lord Stanley back home!
Here’s JLL’s Jack Keenan with Chris Chelios and the Cup a few years back.JLL’s Margie Kurkowski Baran talking strategy with Jonathan Toews.JLL’s Deanna Becker and her boyfriend Jordan rocking their Hawks gear… Read More
JLL Chicago went big for National Donut Day, a holiday we’re proud to say originated in the Windy City.
While Silicon Valley’s offices may be shiny, new and futuristic, tech firms in other parts of the country like Chicago are opting for older, more affordable and highly customizable Class B space.
“We’re seeing the most significant demand in the market from the tech sector right now,” JLL Senior Vice President of Agency Leasing Nikki Kern told CNBC. “We definitely are seeing a big push for Class B space from tech users.”
What’s the attraction?… Read More
Industrial developers have been busy since the snow melted, with 8.3 million square feet of new product under construction. Look no further than North Cook County, said JLL Senior Vice President Steve Trapp, who spoke to a packed house recently at Bisnow‘s 5th Annual Industrial Summit in Rosemont.
Take Cabot Properties and Seefried Industrial Properties’ 217,064 square-foot 5600-5750 W. Jarvis Avenue in Niles, the fourth redevelopment in the area in the past 12 months, which is already 60 percent pre-leased.… Read More