Duke Realty CEO Jim Connor Talks Tier 1 Market Strategy, Company Culture at REITworld 2018

At REITworld 2018, Duke Realty Chairman and CEO Jim Connor sat down with Sarah Borchersen-Keto of Nareit to talk about Duke Realty’s industrial real estate strategy, its new corporate headquarters, and the success of the company’s associate-led health and wellness programs. Asked about Duke Realty’s Southern California strategy, Connor took the opportunity to lay out… Continue Reading

Scott Henderson Joins Duke Realty as Vice President, Leasing & Development for Pennsylvania

(Conshohocken, Pa. ‒ Jan. 14, 2019) The Northeast Region office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty), the leading domestic-only, industrial-focused REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, has hired Scott Henderson as Vice President of Leasing and Development for Pennsylvania. Henderson, a 17-year commercial real estate veteran, will oversee the company’s 6.1-million-square-foot Pennsylvania industrial… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Preleases 64% of its New Industrial Building at 5 Ethel Boulevard in the Meadowlands

(East Rutherford, NJ – December 10, 2018) The New Jersey office of Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the nation’s leading pure-play, domestic-only, industrial property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust), announces that it has signed a lease with GraceKennedy Foods (USA) LLC, a distributor of Caribbean, Central American and South American food products, for 124,888 square… Continue Reading

Drew Hess Joins Duke Realty as Regional Senior Vice President for Northern California and Seattle

(Indianapolis, IN ‒ Oct. 23, 2018) Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-only, industrial-focused REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, has hired Drew Hess as Senior Vice President of its Northern California and Seattle Region. Hess, a 20-year commercial real estate veteran, will oversee the company’s existing 3.0 million-square-foot logistics portfolio in… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Signs 322,500 SF Lease with SOFAMANIA in Savannah

(Atlanta, GA – October 4, 2018) The Atlanta/Savannah office of Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-only, industrial-focused REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, announces that it has signed a long-term lease with SOFAMANIA, a manufacturer and distributor of fine home furniture, at 175 Portside Court in Savannah. With this lease, the… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Announces New Build-to-Suit Logistics Facility in Moreno Valley

(Irvine, CA – September 24, 2018) The Southern California office of Duke Realty (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-focused industrial property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, announces that it is constructing a new, 340,010-square-foot, build-to-suit logistics facility at the intersection of Nandina Avenue and Perris Boulevard in the Moreno Valley. Duke Realty acquired… Continue Reading

Duke Realty, PK Partners Celebrate Groundbreaking of Duke Realty’s New Corporate Headquarters

(Indianapolis, Ind. – September 21, 2018) Mayor Joe Hogsett of Indianapolis and other government officials were joined today by executives from Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE) and PK Partners, LLC to celebrate the start of construction of Duke Realty’s new corporate headquarters in the River North at Keystone mixed-use development just east of the Fashion… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Signs Lease for 109,523 SF in Newly Delivered West Palm Beach Warehouse

(Weston, FL ‒ Sept. 20, 2018)   The South Florida office of Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-focused industrial property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, announces that Eastern Metal Supplies, a distributor and fabricator of aluminum extrusions and sheet products, has leased 109,523 square feet in Turnpike Crossing 6729. Delivered September… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Offices Earn “Best Places to Work” Recognition

  The true mark of a company’s character isn’t how it talks about values—it’s how it embodies them. At Duke Realty, we are committed to creating an environment that nurtures and rewards employees, promotes respect, and encourages everyone to contribute their talents to our success. That’s why we’re so pleased to announce that our offices… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Announces Construction of 193,805 SF Spec Industrial Building in Meadowlands

(East Rutherford, NJ – August 27, 2018) The New Jersey office of Duke Realty (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-focused industrial property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the country, announces that it is constructing a 193,805-square-foot industrial building at 5 Ethel Boulevard in Carlstadt/Wood-Ridge. The building, which is being developed on a speculative basis, will… Continue Reading