The owner of One North Wacker office tower, Irvine Co., added five new tenants to the property list. The deals totaled approximately 104,000 square feet, with Fitch Group, a financial information services firm, leasing the largest space—65,392 square feet.

One North Wacker is the 50 storey office tower in Chicago’s The Loop. It encompasses approximately 1.4 million square feet of wich 12,300 are for retail use. Completed in 2001 the asset has recently become LEED certified to the Plantinum level. Its amenties include conference center, fitness center and convenience stores.

According to an article in CP Executive, the brokers involved in the deals were: Eric Kinkel of JLL (Fitch Group), Gary Fazzio and Bill Sheehy of CBRE (Wipfli), Christine Bower and Brian Means of JLL (The Jordan Co.), David Knight of Advocate (May River Capital), Larry Serota of Transwestern (Heard Capital) and Brad Despot, Annie Nicolau and Mark Georgas of JLL (Irvine Co.).

Fitch plans to move its employees from its current location at 70 W. Madison St. to the new office in 2020. The other four companies which will be moving to One North Wacker are:

  • accounting and consulting firm Wipfli, which leased 21,000 square feet
  • private equity firm The Jordan Co., which leased 8,653 square feet
  • private equity investment firm May River Capital, which leased 4,985 square feet
  • asset management firm Heard Capital, which leased 3,277 square feet

Source: CP Executive

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