Duke Realty’s Chicago Office Signs 270,131 SF in New Leases

(Chicago, Ill. – July 7, 2014)  The Chicago office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty) announces that it has signed new leases totaling 270,131 square feet in two of its industrial properties in the I-55 submarket. With these new leases, occupancy in Duke Realty’s overall Chicago industrial portfolio increased to 96 percent. At Park 55,… Continue Reading

Hundreds of Duke Realty Associates Take Part in First Company-wide Day of Service

With 15 office locations and 70% of associates participating, our first Annual Day of Service started a new tradition with great success that we expect to build. Held April 11, 2014, the Annual Day of Service coincided with National Volunteer Week and served various organizations in the communities where we do business, including Global Soap… Continue Reading

April 11, 2014: More than 200 Duke Realty Associates Scheduled to Volunteer at Gleaners; Congressman Carson Will Help Organization Recognize Volunteers

(Indianapolis, Ind. – April 9, 2014) In keeping with the spirit of National Volunteer Week, April 6–12, 2014, more than 200 local associates of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), will be volunteering at Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana on Friday, April 11, 2014. Also that day, during an 11:45 a.m. ceremony, Duke Realty will present… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Renews 382,259 SF in Industrial Leases

(Chicago, Ill. – Feb. 6, 2014) Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Chicago office announced that it signed lease renewals with three of its long-time customers in December 2013. With these lease commitments, which total 382,259 square feet, Duke Realty maintains 98.7 percent occupancy in its industrial portfolio in the Chicago market. “Renewals by our existing… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Promotes Steve Schnur to Regional Senior Vice President

(Chicago, Ill., St. Louis, Mo. and Minneapolis, Minn. – Jan. 8, 2014) Steven W. Schnur has been promoted to Regional Senior Vice President of the Midwest Region for Duke Realty. In his new position, Schnur will be responsible for the company’s more than 23 million square feet of industrial and office properties in Chicago, Ill.;… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Chicago Industrial Portfolio Fully Leased; Expansion of Northlake III Underway

(Chicago, Ill. – Nov. 12, 2013) Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Chicago office announces that it has signed leases totaling 212,680 square feet with two tenants, absorbing all of its remaining available space in its existing 10.9 million-square-foot industrial portfolio in the Chicago market. At the same time, Duke Realty states that it is expanding… Continue Reading

100 Percent: Duke Realty’s Chicago Industrial Portfolio Is Fully Leased

A pair of recent lease deals has brought Duke Realty’s 10.9 million-square-foot Chicago industrial portfolio up to 100 percent occupancy. As reported in REjournals.com, the company’s growth will continue in the area, with a planned expansion that will accommodate a current tenant and add 177,720 square feet to the portfolio. Additionally, Duke Realty does have… Continue Reading

Chicago MOB Takes The Outstanding Building of the Year Award

Duke Realty’s Burr Ridge Medical Center Earned an award for The Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) from the Suburban Chicago chapter of Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA). Taking the Medical Office Building Category, Burr Ridge Medical Center earned its title by standing up to scrutiny in 11 categories, including energy management, tenant relations,… Continue Reading

Steve Schnur Discusses Duke Realty’s Chicago Industrial Strategy

Five years ago, Duke Realty announced a plan to restructure its portfolio so that a greater percentage of its net operating income would come from bulk industrial and medical office assets, and less from its suburban office properties, particularly those located in the Midwest. Since then, the company has aggressively executed its plan, with a… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Leases 456,719 Square Feet in Two Industrial Properties

(Chicago, Ill. – June 27, 2013) The Chicago office of Duke Realty has signed leases totaling 456,719 square feet in two of its industrial properties along the I-55 corridor. APL Logistics, a third-party logistics services provider, signed a new lease for 126,450 square feet in Crossroads 1, while existing tenant Exel, Inc., a supply chain… Continue Reading