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Chicago 2025

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Latest research reports

 Office reports



Chicago Suburbs Office Insight - Q3 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8649/us-chicago-suburbs-office-insight-q3-2017-jllChicago Suburbs Office Insight - Q3 2017Summary and analysis of local economic and real estate market conditions in Suburban Chicago, as of Q3 2017.
Chicago CBD Office Insight - Q3 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8593/us-chicago-cbd-office-insight-q3-2017-jllChicago CBD Office Insight - Q3 2017Absorption should continue to grow throughout the Chicago CBD as already committed tenants occupy their new buildings over the rest of 2017. But vacancy is also set to rise as not all of that space is pre-leased.
Chicago CBD Office Insight - Q2 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8452/us-chicago-office-insight-q2-2017-jllChicago CBD Office Insight - Q2 2017Chicago's supply/demand balance will a key indicator to watch going forward in 2017 as pre-leasing activity slows.
Chicago Suburbs Office Insight - Q2 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8374/us-chicago-suburbs-office-insight-q2-2017-jllChicago Suburbs Office Insight - Q2 2017​Summary and analysis of local economic and real estate market conditions in Chicago Suburbs as of Q2 2017.

 Industrial reports



Chicago Industrial Insight - Q3 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8656/us-chicago-industrial-insight-q3-2017-jllChicago Industrial Insight - Q3 2017Summary and analysis of Chicago's economic and industrial real estate market conditions, as of Q3 2017.
Chicago Industrial Submarket Report - Q3 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8749/us-chicago-industrial-submarket-report-q3-2017Chicago Industrial Submarket Report - Q3 2017Summary and analysis of economic and industrial real estate market conditions in the Chicago Submarkets as of Q3 2017.
Chicago Industrial Insight - Q2 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8353/us-chicago-industrial-insight-q2-2017-jllChicago Industrial Insight - Q2 2017A quarterly summary of industrial real estate market conditions for individual metro areas in the United States. The report includes key market indicators, tenant and landlord perspectives, and future looking analysis.

 Additional reports



Chicago Law Firm Perspective - 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8663/us-chicago-law-firm-perspective-2017-jllChicago Law Firm Perspective - 2017The continued migration of tenants outside of the law firm sector into the core from the suburbs shows no signs of slowdown, constraining large block supply and keeping options limited for tenants across industries.
Chicago Data Center Outlook - H1 2017/united-states/en-us/research/8497/data-center-outlook-summer-2017-chicagoChicago Data Center Outlook - H1 2017Supply is being developed at a rapid pace due to high hyperscaledemand in the market. Digital Realty Trust, QTS, DuPont Fabros and CyrusOne are collectively driving the demand.