Jake Smith Named Vice President of Leasing and Development for Duke Realty in Southern California

(Irvine, Calif. ‒ July 27, 2016) The Southern California 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 Jake Smith as Vice President, Leasing and Development. Smith, a 15-year commercial real estate veteran, will oversee leasing… 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.

Jim Connor Explains Industrial REIT Strength in Wall Street Journal

Duke Realty CEO Jim Connor was quoted in a recent Wall Street Journal article on investors’ recent enthusiasm for shares of REITs with significant industrial portfolios. Duke Realty’s strong first-quarter earnings are referenced in the article as well. According to the article, shares of REITs that own industrial space are up 17% this year, against 6%… Continue Reading.

Duke Realty promotes Tosha Clay to Vice President, Regional Asset Manager for medical portfolio

(Indianapolis, Ind. and Atlanta, Ga. ‒ June 22, 2016) Duke Realty, an Indianapolis-based nationwide commercial real estate company, has promoted Tosha Clay to Vice President, Regional Asset Manager, for the company’s medical properties. Ms. Clay joined the company’s Atlanta office in 2015 as a Senior Property Manager. In her new role, Ms. Clay is responsible… Continue Reading.

Duke Realty’s TransDulles Centre 46213 100% Leased upon Delivery

(Washington, D.C. ‒ June 22, 2016) The Washington, D.C. office of Duke Realty Corporation, a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, announces that it has completed construction of TransDulles Centre 46213 and has leased the entire 93,805-square-foot industrial building to two tenants. 1-800-Pack-Rat, LLC… Continue Reading.

Duke Realty to Expand Blu Dot Building in Gateway North

(Minneapolis, Minn. – June 20, 2016) The Minneapolis-St. Paul office of Duke Realty, a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, announces that it is expanding the 150,064-square-foot, build-to-suit warehouse it delivered for Blu Dot, a designer and distributor of modern home furnishings, in… Continue Reading.

Rehrig Penn’s Lease Renewal Keeps Duke Realty’s New Jersey Portfolio 100% Leased

(Conshohocken, Penn. ‒ June 7, 2016) The Northeast Region office of Duke Realty Corporation, a leading nationwide REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) specializing in the ownership, management and development of quality industrial facilities, announces that Rehrig Penn Logistics, a provider of supply chain solutions, has renewed its lease for 85,080 square feet in 1130 Commerce… Continue Reading.

Duke Realty promotes Steve Wheeler to Vice President of Development, Healthcare

INDIANAPOLIS and DALLAS, June 1, 2016 – Duke Realty, an Indianapolis-based nationwide commercial real estate company, has promoted Steve Wheeler, former Development Executive with the company, to Vice President of Development, Healthcare. In his new role, Mr. Wheeler, who is based in Duke Realty’s Dallas office, will be responsible for building relationships with the company’s… Continue Reading.

SCL Health, Emerus and Duke Realty expanding healthcare options in the Denver area

(Denver and Indianapolis, Ind. ‒ May 18, 2016) Residents who need quality healthcare services in the Denver area now have more options, including right in their own neighborhoods, thanks to SCL Health System, Emerus and Duke Realty. SCL, a faith-based nonprofit, and Emerus, a national provider of medical care, formed a joint venture to build… Continue Reading.