Duke Realty Signs 500,000 SF of New Leases in the I-55 Submarket

(Chicago, Ill. ‒ June 2, 2015) The Chicago office of Duke Realty, a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of bulk industrial facilities, has signed leases totaling 496,183 square feet in three of its buildings along the I-55 corridor southwest of Chicago. The transactions include an expansion… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Associates Make Their 2015 Annual Day of Service a Rousing Success

A 2,839-hour day sounds long and tiring. But if you’re Duke Realty and you’ve got several hundred of your associates helping out, it’s entirely the opposite. That was the story on Friday, April 17, when Duke Realty associates all over the nation volunteered at 21 local organizations for Duke Realty’s second annual Day of Service…. Continue Reading

Duke Realty Developing Build-to-Suit Corporate Headquarters and Warehouse for Shorr Packaging

(Chicago, Ill. – April 29, 2015) 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, is developing a 242,372-square-foot, build-to-suit corporate headquarters and warehouse for Shorr Packaging Corp, a distributor of packaging products, equipment and services…. Continue Reading

Duke Realty and Colliers International Announce Fellowes Build-to-Suit Warehouse in Aurora

(Rosemont, Ill. ‒ April 20, 2015) Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Chicago office and Colliers International announce the construction of a new 499,154-square-foot, build-to-suit warehouse for Fellowes Inc. in Butterfield Corporate Park in Aurora, IL. The new facility, which will be leased by Fellowes and serve as its main U.S. distribution center, will be built… Continue Reading

Two Companies Expand by 119,000 SF in Duke Realty Properties in Northlake Submarket

(Chicago, Ill. ‒ April 20, 2015)  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, announced that HD Supply Solutions and Grand Warehouse & Distribution, two existing tenants, have expanded their leased space in Duke Realty… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Susan Bergdoll Talks IWIRE

IWIRE (Industrial Women in Real Estate) is a key part of the industrial real estate landscape for women in Chicago. As a member of IWIRE’s Advisory Council, Duke Realty’s Susan Bergdoll understands firsthand the importance of the group. Its mission—to foster collaboration and education through the development of a network of women in industrial real… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Promotes Steve Schnur to Regional Executive Vice President

(Indianapolis, Ind. – Jan. 12, 2015)  Steven W. Schnur has been promoted to Executive Vice President of the Midwest Region for Duke Realty. In his new position, Schnur will be responsible for the company’s more than 66 million square feet of industrial and office properties in Chicago, Ill.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Indianapolis, Ind., Minneapolis,… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Chicago Office Kicks Off Wellness Initiative

One out of every four deaths in the United States each year is from heart disease. The good news is that many of those deaths are preventable. So when we kicked off a new wellness initiative in our Chicago office in July, we did it with Life’s Simple 7, building on a program from the American Heart Association in… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Constructing New 324,115 SF Industrial Building in I-55 Submarket

(Chicago, Ill. – Aug. 18, 2014) Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Chicago office has announced that it will build a new 324,115-square-foot building in Romeoville on the east side of I-55 near Crossroads Business Park and Park 55, where the company owns and manages 11 other industrial buildings totaling 3.6 million square feet. The speculatively… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Promotes Schnur and O’Leary

(Chicago, Ill. – Aug. 6, 2014) Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of bulk industrial facilities, medical office properties and suburban office buildings, announces the promotions of two associates based out of its Chicago office. Steve Schnur has been promoted to… Continue Reading