Steve Schnur Discusses Duke Realty’s Chicago Industrial Strategy

Five years ago, Duke Realty announced a plan to restructure its portfolio so that a greater percentage of its net operating income would come from bulk industrial and medical office assets, and less from its suburban office properties, particularly those located in the Midwest.

Since then, the company has aggressively executed its plan, with a significant amount of industrial and office transactions taking place in the Chicago market. In a new article for, Senior Vice President for Chicago Operations Steve Schnur describes the thinking behind that strategy and how it has played out in the major distribution hub of Chicago.

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