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  • A Tenant Advisory Group luncheon of about 12 guests
    Jul 22, 2019

    Executive Networking With Tenant Advisory Group

    Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Bruncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During July’s Executives Bruncheon, attendees were prompted with one question: “What is one challenge you are facing in your business?” Here are a few of...

  • When you first begin to develop your business, there are a few key milestones to take into consideration such as hiring more employees and expanding your service offerings. One additional milestone to consider is obtaining your own space. However, determining when it’s time to make the big move can be a difficult decision. We have...

  • Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Luncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During June’s Executives Luncheon, attendees were prompted with one question: “What employee-management issues have you struggled with in the past year and how did you...

  • Just like fashion or music, trends tend to pop up in the world of commercial real estate. Whether it’s a hot area in the Southwest Loop or new developments in Old Town, these trends directly affect tenants, landlords and investors alike. Keep reading to see how trends make their mark on a city.

  • Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Bruncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During June’s Executives Bruncheon, attendees were prompted with the question: ““What’s the biggest challenge you’ve overcome in your professional career?”” Here are a few of...

  • When leasing a new office space, it’s easy to look at properties that already exist, but there is an entire market of new or partially built developments that have potential to be amazing office space, if you plan accordingly. In order to navigate leasing in a new development, follow our steps for success.

  • Description: Here is an opportunity to lease in the base of the new Homewood Suites Hotel in Skokie on the prominent corner of Oakton & Niles. The space is divisible to possibly 2 – ~5,000sf restaurants and a 2,130 retail use. It’s adjacent to a new residential development site with plans to build 92 loft...

  • Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Luncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During May’s Executives Luncheon, attendees were prompted with two questions: “What’s the toughest part of running your business and how do you manage through it?”...

  • An upwards view of a city skyscraper with large glass windows
    Jun 07, 2019

    Up-And-Coming Chicago Neighborhood Guide

    Move over Fulton Market, we have some new players ready to take the spotlight. The Southwest Loop, South Loop and Old Town are hot with activity and ready to make their mark. Check out what makes these three contenders a dream for investors, commuters and brokers alike.

  • Description: Prime Corner retail space in the heart of River North. This is a great opportunity for a restaurant, bar, coffee shop, etc. with lots of natural light and a ton of foot traffic. It is also less than 2 blocks from the blue, brown, green, pink and orange line trains.

  • Description: Here is a great full floor tenant opportunity! The space currently features a mix of existing perimeter offices and open areas for workstations. The landlord will contribute a TI package to modify and refresh the space to a qualified tenant. The elevators, corridors and lobby are currently being upgraded. There is Comcast Fiber Internet...

  • Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Bruncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During May’s Executives Bruncheon, attendees were prompted with two questions: “What is the best thing that’s happened to you in the last few weeks both...

  • A Tenant Advisory Group luncheon of about 20 people
    May 14, 2019

    Executive Networking With Tenant Advisory Group

    Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Luncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During one of April’s Executives Luncheons, attendees were prompted with the question, “What efficient, creative and impactful ways do you use to stay on the...

  • Investing in commercial real estate is a great way to diversify your portfolio as well as make some extra money. Unlike stocks and bonds, commercial real estate is a hard asset that provides income via rent collection and, in most long term cases, an appreciation of value. The best way to begin investing in commercial...

  • Executive networking event luncheon with Tenant Advisory Group
    Apr 23, 2019

    Executive Networking With Tenant Advisory Group

    Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Breakfast to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During one of April’s Executives Breakfasts, attendees were prompted with the question, “What are your tips for managing time?” Here are a few of the...

  • Businessmen standing at a table and looking at each other's eyes intently
    Apr 15, 2019

    Here's When You Should Walk Away From a Deal

    Negotiating a deal for an office space, home or retail space is a delicate art that takes thoughtfulness, precision and a clear idea of what you want. Walking away from a deal is not only the best leverage to get everything on your list of asks, but can also be necessary if the deal is...

  • Executives networking event luncheon with Tenant Advisory Group
    Apr 08, 2019

    Executive Networking With Tenant Advisory Group

    Every month, Tenant Advisory Group hosts an Executives Luncheon to provide an opportunity for Chicago business leaders to build new, meaningful connections and discuss topics relevant to running a business. During one of March’s Executives Luncheons, attendees were prompted with the question, “What’s the biggest mistake you’ve made and how did you overcome it?” Here...

  • Commercial real estate agent and customers shaking hands after signing contract
    Apr 05, 2019

    How to be a Better Negotiator

    The negotiation process can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be if you go in with the right attitude and information. Whether you’re looking to increase your salary, restructure part of your lease or save money on that new car, follow the tips below to get what you want and feel good doing it.

  • Our CEO, Bill Himmelstein, talks about his daily routines and how to become a pro at networking with Juna Sales Network.

  • Due to an influx in technology, Chicago is awash with small to midsize businesses trying to make their mark on the city. These companies may have great reputations in their home cities, but doing business in Chicago is its own beast. The key to setting yourself apart as a business owner in Chi-Town is to...