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 Lease Activity Contributes to 2020 Dallas Market 23.2M SF Absorption Rate1

DALLAS – April 14, 2021 –  The Dallas office of Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, announces more than 740,000 square feet of lease and development activity in the fourth quarter of 2020. This activity includes four lease agreements in… Continue Reading

Dallas Industrial Real Estate Market Booming, Thornton Shares Expertise

On April 12, 2021, Dallas Business Journal published an article, Dallas-Fort Worth projected to be No. 1 industrial market in U.S. this year — and No. 2 isn’t close, about the market’s outlook and optimistic future for industrial real estate. It’s expected that more than 27 million in industrial real estate space will be delivered… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Rodriguez Tapped by Bisnow for Industry Insights

Bisnow recently outlined how the pandemic has adversely impacted the construction industry in its article Construction’s Woes Start To Hit This Surging Real Estate Sector. The article also addressed how rising materials costs and supply chain disruptions are generating further impacts that are now impacting the commercial real estate industry. “Duke Realty Corp. Senior Vice… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Adds Lauren Pace to South Florida Team

INDIANAPOLIS – April 13, 2021 – Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the largest domestic-only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, welcomes Lauren Pace as senior leasing representative for Duke Realty’s South Florida office. In her role, Pace will negotiate and secure lease commitments from new and existing tenants in… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Secures Lease Deal with COVID-19 Test Manufacturer and Lease Expansion for National Manufacturer in Minneapolis-St. Paul

MINNEAPOLIS — April 6, 2021 —The Minneapolis-St. Paul office of Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-focused industrial property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, announces it has executed lease agreements and renewals totaling 736,525 square feet of industrial real estate space of its more than 5 million-square-foot portfolio in the Twin… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Develops ~432K SF Logistics Facility for Global Tire Manufacturer

DALLAS – April 5, 2021 – The Dallas office of Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, announces the development of a state-of-the-art, full-service distribution facility for Yokohama Tire Corporation at Intermodal III Industrial Park. The deal secures a long-term lease… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Promotes Susan Bergdoll to Chicago, Minneapolis, Indianapolis Operations Leadership Role

INDIANAPOLIS — April 5, 2020 — Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the largest domestic-only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, announces the promotion of Susan Bergdoll to senior vice president of leasing and development and regional leader for its Chicago, Minneapolis and Indianapolis markets. In her leadership role, Bergdoll… Continue Reading

Nancy Shultz Outlines Warehouse Demands for Orange County Register

As online shopping grew over the past year due to the pandemic lockdowns, so did the demand for ecommerce warehouse facilities. Retailers are also trying to meet tighter shipping deadlines with last mile facilities — delivery hubs closer to consumers. The Orange County Register details the impact it’s having on the Southern California real estate… Continue Reading

Bisnow Interviews Chris Brown About Suez Canal Blockage Impact on CRE

The recent grounding of a cargo ship inside Egypt’s Suez Canal, which handles approximately 10 percent of global trade, created a backlog of cargo ships impacting the world’s supply chain. Bisnow, reporting on the incident’s affect on U.S. commercial real estate, specifically logistics warehouses, tapped Chris Brown, senior vice president of the Southeast region for… Continue Reading