Chicago Broker Blog

A crowded office in North Chicago
Leasing
Steve Goldstein

Changing Office Spaces After the Coronavirus Lockdown

Now, every sector of the world faces the consequences caused by COVID-19 – especially real estate. Tenants, landlords, brokers, and financial institutions find themselves in a bottleneck as restrictions of global lockdown threaten their livelihood.

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Green office space in Chicago
Leasing
Steve Goldstein

What to Consider When Designing a Green Office

With climate change a major hot button issue in 2020, many offices and commercial spaces are making an effort to go green. 
On top of reducing carbon emissions, environmentally friendly offices can help companies save significantly on utility costs, which can directly impact the business’ bottom line. 

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Cleaning and Sanitizing the office
Leasing
Steve Goldstein

COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness for Commercial Buildings

The coronavirus outbreak has affected and changed nearly everything around us. It has majorly intervened with our lifestyles, social activities, and businesses. People all over the world are concerned about not just their health but also their financial situation.

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Closed office space permanently
Leasing
Steve Goldstein

Will Coronavirus Bankrupt Commercial Building Owners?

The recent coronavirus pandemic is affecting commercial businesses in unprecedented ways, such as quarantines, event withdrawals, and supply and demand shocks. One of the significant worries for many commercial building owners is whether this pandemic will force them to file for bankruptcy.

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Stock market and office investments going down
Leasing
Steve Goldstein

Investing in Commercial Property in Times of Pandemic

The world is in a state that none of us have witnessed before. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic plays disorder within the economies of the world while we continue our secluded lives at our homes. In these circumstances, many investors are feeling concerned and thinking about what should be done.

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