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Wednesday, 10 January 2001

Midwest Regional Digest (1/11/01): Developer to build Chicago skyscraper

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January 11, 2001

Developer to build office tower
The Chicago Tribune, January 11

CHICAGO – Developer John Buck is planning to build a skyscraper on South Wacker Drive and Monroe Street. The building would be more than 40 stories and contain 700,000 sf of office space. John Buck Co. has signed a contract to buy the 32,500-sf site, now a parking lot, from Manulife Financial. The project does not have an anchor tenant yet. Construction financing for the project could cost about $190 million to complete.

Industry news: Training company adds site
The Cincinnati Enquirer, January 11

SHARONVILLE, Ohio – Executrain has leased 6,445 sf in the 75,000-sf Summit Woods office building in Sharonville.

Industry news: Tower close to filling
The Cincinnati Enquirer, January 11

NORWOOD, Ohio – Cable & Wireless and Huntington bank have leased space at the 166,000-sf office off Interstate 71. The bank will occupy 7,000 sf. Other tenants include: Northwestern Mutual Life, Guide Technologies and Fidelity Investments.

Industry news: Hartford building for sale
The Cincinnati Enquirer, January 11

HARTFORD, Conn. – Cincinnati Financial Investments is selling the four-story, 85,000-sf, Hartford building at 630 Main St. for $5 million. Bill Schneller and Dianne Ross of CB Richard Ellis represent the seller.

Goldie B. Wolfe changes sides
Chicago Tribune, January 11

Goldie B. Wolfe is going to be on the other side of the negotiating table by joining Millbrook Properties LLC. Wolfe is becoming a developer, resigning as executive managing director of real estate firm Insignia/ESG Inc.


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Data Digest







Top Bookrunners Domestic, Private-Label CMBS - 2017
Investment Bank #Deals Vol$mln MktShr%
Goldman Sachs 17.59 11,819.34 13.68
JPMorgan Securities 14.52 10,968.11 12.70
Citigroup 12.04 10,012.71 11.59
Wells Fargo Securities 14.02 9,936.06 11.50
Deutsche Bank 12.55 9,879.74 11.44




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CMBS 2.0 Spreads


Top CMBS Loan Contributors - 2017
Lender #Loans Vol$mln MktShr%
Goldman Sachs 146.89 11,719.34 13.63
JPMorgan Chase Bank 117.68 10,114.14 11.76
Deutsche Bank 198.48 9,689.97 11.27
Morgan Stanley 166.18 8,539.78 9.93
Citigroup 199.05 8,088.24 9.41





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