Cushman & Wakefield Picks Wacker Drive Tower For New HQ

{Source: Crain’s Chicago Business / www.chicagobusiness.com}

Just over a year after announcing Chicago as its new global headquarters, Cushman & Wakefield has chosen a long-term home: the top four floors of a Wacker Drive office tower.

The commercial real estate brokerage signed an 12-year lease for 83,033 square feet in the 31-story tower at 225 W. Wacker Drive, the firm said. After the move sometime around April, that space will be the company’s Chicago office and its headquarters.

The deal will consolidate workers from two other Wacker Drive buildings. Cushman & Wakefield has about 97,000 square feet combined at 200 S. Wacker and 77 W. Wacker, where DTZ was based before it merged with then New York-based Cushman & Wakefield in a $2 billion deal completed in September 2015…READ MORE