Duke Realty Signs Two New Leases to Bring Two Warehouses to 100% Occupancy

(Chicago, Ill. – April 18, 2017) The Chicago office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, including 13.7 million square feet in the Chicago metro area, announces that it has signed leases with two new tenants, bringing… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Begins Construction on 150,000 SF Industrial Building in I-55 Submarket

(Chicago, Ill. ‒ Oct. 31, 2016) The Chicago office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of bulk industrial facilities, has begun construction of a 150,000-square-foot bulk warehouse in Romeoville in the I-55 submarket. The building, which is being developed on… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Signs Two Industrial Leases Totaling 163,087 Square Feet

(Chicago, IL ‒ Oct. 10, 2016) The Chicago office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) that specializes in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, announces that it recently signed leases with a long-term existing tenant and a new customer in two of its Chicago-metro… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Ryan O’Leary Talks E-Commerce, Industrial with REBusinessOnline

Duke Realty Regional Senior Vice President Ryan O’Leary offered insights into the growing e-commerce impact in a recent feature for REBusinessOnline. The article explored the continuing evolution of the Midwest industrial market in reaction to e-commerce growth, as well as the increasing demand for industrial parks near densely populated areas. O’Leary’s region includes the Chicago, Minneapolis,… Continue Reading

DREAM Scholarship Promotes Diversity in Real Estate

Duke Realty is the sponsor of a new scholarship program, offered through Roosevelt University in Chicago, that aims to prepare women and minority students for success in the real estate industry. Jim Connor, President and CEO of Duke Realty and an advisory board member of Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate, advocated for this innovative program. “We… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Promotes Ryan O’Leary and Susan Bergdoll

(Chicago, Ill. – July 11, 2016) Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of bulk industrial facilities, announces the promotions of two associates based in its Chicago office. Ryan O’Leary ‒ Regional Senior Vice President, Chicago, St. Louis and Minneapolis-St. Paul Ryan… Continue Reading

Casey Baird Joins Duke Realty as Leasing Representative in Chicago

(Chicago, Ill. ‒ Apr. 26, 2016) The Chicago office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, has hired Casey Baird as Leasing Representative. In her position, Casey will be responsible for helping keep Duke Realty’s 12.6 million-square-foot… Continue Reading

Community Service Culture at Duke Realty Drives Record 2015 Effort

In becoming one of the nation’s top companies for commercial real estate, Duke Realty has benefited from the support of many good people—from the associates who make up the Duke Realty team to our customers and the many communities we serve. Since we’re fortunate to work every day with people of such exceptional caliber, it… Continue Reading

Hub One Logistics Renews 460,800 SF Lease in Duke Realty’s Crossroads 2

(Chicago, Ill. ‒ Feb. 1, 2016) The Chicago office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) that specializes in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, announces that long-term tenant Hub One Logistics, Ltd. has renewed its lease for 460,800 square feet in Crossroads 2. The… Continue Reading

A First-Rate Facility for Weber-Stephen

More than 3 million grills and accessories are distributed to 70 countries from Weber-Stephen’s Chicago-area operation, and after moving into a new facility, the company is all set to increase those figures. “Weber is a very fast-growing company, and one of the major things that they were considering when they were looking at land sites was… Continue Reading