Duke Realty’s Laumeier Office Park Sees Two New Leases

A 30,927 square-foot expansion by Panera Bread brings Duke Realty’s Laumeier I to 100 percent occupancy. The building is part of the Laumeier Office Park in Sunset Hills, Missouri. A second transaction in the park adds 41,567 square feet of leased space to Laumeier II. Duke Realty’s Whitaker Varley, vice president of leasing in St. Louis,… Continue Reading

One Week, Four New Leases for Duke Realty’s Atlanta Office

Four of Duke Realty’s northeast suburban Atlanta business parks saw significant leasing activity in early February, with 365,180 square feet being leased by four tenants. “Duke Realty is pleased to accommodate the business needs of these four successful businesses,” said Chris Brown, Senior Vice President, Georgia Operations in Duke Realty’s Atlanta office. “Anixter and Century… Continue Reading

REIT Magazine Covers Duke Realty’s “Transformative Decade”

Since becoming CEO of Duke Realty in 2004, Denny Oklak has incited significant change within the company’s portfolio, selling off suburban office holdings in favor of growing industrial and healthcare portfolios. A cover story in REIT magazine takes a look at how Oklak has transformed Duke Realty’s investment allocation to bring the company greater stability… Continue Reading

Development begins on new Atlanta-area MOB

(Woodstock, Ga. – Oct. 11, 2012) Duke Realty has begun development of Northside Hospital’s new 100,817-square-foot, four-story Northside Cherokee Towne Lake Medical Office Building (MOB) at 900 Towne Lake Parkway in Woodstock, about 25 miles north of Atlanta.

Welcome to the New DukeRealty.com

We’re used to a very different kind of building. But in the end, making a website happen is a lot like bringing a facility to life: there are more details than you’d think possible, a fair amount of blood, sweat and tears to go along with collaboration, problem-solving, creativity and meeting the needs of the… Continue Reading

Industrial REITs Plot Their Moves

The industrial real estate market has the wind at its back due to improving economic conditions and pent-up demand. Several key indicators are trending in the right direction. As demand drivers return, industrial REITs’ overall performance is expected to improve in 2012, marking a stark contrast from 2011. Many industrial REITs are newly recapitalized, after… Continue Reading

Duke’s New Look: Denny Oklak Remakes a REIT

Anyone who keeps a close eye on Duke Realty Corp. might have experienced déjà vu in the fall of 2010. That December, the Indianapolis- based REIT wrapped up one of the year’s biggest portfolio transactions: the $1.1 billion sale of a geographically diverse portfolio of suburban office assets to an affiliate of the Blackstone Group… Continue Reading