Brown Commercial Group’s Dan Brown: There’s a positive sign for everyone

  Dan Brown Dan Brown, president of Brown Commercial Group, recently shared with Chicago Industrial Properties how he started (and has sustained) in the industrial real estate sector. Chicago Industrial Properties: How did you get involved in the industrial real estate market? Dan Brown: I have always been interested in real estate. When I was 17 years old...

Brown Commercial Group completes four lease transactions in the Chicago suburbs

Brown Commercial Group completes four lease transactions totaling nearly 12,000 square feet in the Chicago suburbs. Senior Associate Trinity Scurto represented the tenant in three of the lease transaction: Aekll Products, a welding company, leased 3,500 square feet of space at 9136 Medill Ave. in Franklin Park, IL. The landlord was represented by Chicagoland Brokers. Gamon Inc.,...

Small Suburban Industrial Sells Fast

By: Brian J. Rogal CHICAGO—The Chicago metropolitan area’s industrial market just had one of its best years in a long time, with the vacancy rate recently shrinking to just 8.7%, and as activity, construction and leasing ramp up, investors have also been snapping up all types of properties. Even small to mid-sized properties in the suburbs...