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A New Door Opens for Individuals to Invest in Private Industrial Real Estate

December 13, 2023

Diversify your portfolio with tangible properties with no minimum investment requirement Since 2013, developers and syndicators have raised billions of dollars through real estate crowdfunding, but only a small portion has flowed into the industrial […]

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Element Bars Leases Manufacturing Space on Chicago’s West Side

December 11, 2023

This food manufacturer who appeared on Season 1 of TV’s Shark Tank has grown more than 100X since airing. Jonathan Miller is a successful entrepreneur. This founder and owner of protein bar manufacturer, Element Bars, […]

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Family Buys 50% Interest in Chicago Industrial Building

November 23, 2023

1031 Exchange Arranged by Brit Properties as Tenancy in Common Despite the pandemic, industrial real estate remains strong and investors are struggling to find acquisition opportunities in the sizzling hot market. That makes it difficult […]

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Eaglestone Leases St. Charles Industrial Building

November 23, 2023

Expansion facility is walking distance from company’s headquarters Eaglestone, Inc., a custom conveyor equipment manufacturer has expanded its operations into a 15,000 square foot building located at 3940 Swenson Avenue in a modern industrial section […]

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Liquidity Strategies for Limited Partners in Private Real Estate Investments

November 9, 2023

Is there a way to get your money out? A Dutch Auction can be a viable option. Real estate partnerships are generally illiquid. That reality can be frustrating for investors who are ready to cash-out. […]

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Navigating the Challenges of 2020 in Leasing Industrial Space

November 6, 2023

COVID-19 has changed the landscape but activity remains brisk. It is commonly known that e-commerce is booming. So-called “last-mile” warehouses are leasing to tenants on a steady basis as consumers purchase more products online and […]

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Minimal Interior Buildout Costs Satisfy Many Industrial Property Tenants

November 4, 2023

A major reason why industrial property investments make sense. Many industrial properties feature a ratio of 90% warehouse space and only 10% office space. Manufacturers and distributors are often heard to say “we make our […]

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Industrial Properties Owned by Brit Properties’ Refinanced by Local Bank

November 4, 2023

Union National Bank refi’s $15 million in loan renewals. A locally owned bank has refinanced a portfolio of industrial buildings owned by Rosemont based real estate syndicator, Brit Properties. The properties, located in the Chicago […]

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Chicago Walk-in-Tub Manufacturer Renews Warehouse Lease Amid Pandemic

November 2, 2023

Stay-at-Home Trend Boosts Demand for their Specialty Plumbing Products. Ella’s Bubbles, Inc. started manufacturing the world’s safest type of bathtubs in 2008. “Business is better than ever” according to founder, Laimonis Magone, who arrived in […]

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The Industrial Property Sector is More than “Big-Box” Warehousing

November 2, 2023

How smaller facilities can provide a more profitable investment. E-commerce permeates our lives. Eric Schneider, a partner at Brit Properties says “my 11-year-old son recently discovered a passion for sports card collecting. He informed me […]

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