Bob’s Discount Furniture Ribbon Cutting of Duke Realty Developed Facility Featured in CoStar

On September 28, 2021, Bob’s Discount Furniture officially opened the latest distribution center in its expanded supply chain — 150 Old New Brunswick Road in Piscataway, New Jersey. The new 622,230-square-foot warehouse developed by Duke Realty boasts 40-foot clear heights and 125 dock doors and recently received LEED Silver certification, meeting high energy efficiency performance… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Participation in NJ Solar Project Featured in ROI-NJ

On August 30, 2021, ROI-NJ published an article about the sixth activation within New Jersey Community Solar Program. The solar panels installed on Duke Realty facilities in the Wood-Ridge borough of New Jersey is expected to generate 2.8 million kilowatt hours of energy annually — or enough to power 375 homes in Bergen, Essex, Hudson… Continue Reading

Corporate Responsibility Means Caring Enough to Prepare for the Future

Though my current role at Duke Realty is as our vice president of corporate responsibility, my first fourteen years at the company were on the operations side, in logistics property management. Understanding tenant needs for both today and tomorrow, supporting them, and meeting our own corporate goals at the same time—these are the kinds of… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Publishes 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report

INDIANAPOLIS – July 26, 2021 — Duke Realty (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, has released its 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report, an annual recap of the steps the company has taken over the past year to advance sustainability, provide meaningful support to its colleagues… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Receives LEED® Certification on Four Buildings and Enters USGBC LEED v4 Volume Program

(Indianapolis, IN – June 28, 2021)  Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, announces that it has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) certification by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) on four of its recently developed logistics… Continue Reading

At Duke Realty, Sustainability Means Planning for Future Generations

As a company built around American communities—and the businesses that sustain them—Duke Realty has a long tradition of stewardship and planning for the future. As Duke Realty’s chief operating officer, you might say I’m chief steward. With nearly 50 years in the commercial real estate business, Duke Realty’s outlook extends far beyond five or even… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s ESG Strategy Gets Attention of S&P Global Market Intelligence

Duke Realty recently announced that it had amended and restated its $1.2 billion unsecured revolving credit facility that includes an incremental reduction in borrowing costs if certain sustainability linked metrics are achieved each year. This is part of Duke Realty’s greater strategy and commitment to its ESG goals. This announcement received attention from S&P Global… Continue Reading

Duke Realty solar project participation featured in Commercial Property Executive

Commercial Property Executive featured Duke Realty’s participation in the first community solar project in New Jersey  that was launched in January, making a milestone in New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy’s stated goal of reaching 100 percent clean energy by 2050. The February 18, 2021 article A REIT Pioneers Community Solar in New Jersey quotes Art… Continue Reading

The Vitality Interactive Wellness Platform Helps Our Associates Stay Healthy and Connected

Taking care of our associates’ health and well-being has long been an important part of the culture of Duke Realty. The Duke Realty wellness program takes a holistic approach to maintaining a great work-life balance, and that’s reflected in the enthusiasm, dedication, and resourcefulness associates bring to bear for our tenants and partners. We provide… Continue Reading