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Suburban Chicago’s office vacancy rate is fell to 18.5%, the lowest level in 14 years.

According to Crain’s Chicago Business, suburban Chicago office landlords didn’t sign any blockbuster leases in the fourth quarter, but they still had reason to toast 2015. Overall suburban vacancy fell to 18.5 percent in the period, down from 19 percent in the previous quarter and 22.6 percent a year earlier, according to Chicago-based Jones Lang Read More …

NIU Economist: tax “Chill” not “Freeze”

NIU Economist Jeremy Groves talks with WNIU Radio about the current move to ‘freeze’ property taxes.  He liken’s it to a “chill” rather than a “freeze”. NIU Economist: Property Tax Freeze ‘More Like a Chill’ Article b y Jenna Dooley, Northern Public Radio   WNIJ, WNIU, August 18, 2015 Illinois Democrats and Governor Bruce Rauner remain Read More …