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Darwin Realty/CORFAC International Associate Nick Krejci and Principal Noel S. Liston represented BTX Global Logistics in its lease of a new space at 1110 Thorndale Avenue in Bensenville. BTX, a leader in the global shipping industry, intends to occupy the space in July. (more…)
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(Elmhurst, Illinois) – CoStar Group, Inc., the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics, and online marketplaces, today announced the CoStar Power Broker Quarterly Deals winners for the first quarter of 2021.
Darwin Realty/CORFAC International is pleased to announce that Noel S. Liston, Principal and Nick Krejci, Associate came out on top in the list of winners in the Chicago industrial market. The CoStar Power Brokers Quarterly Deals winners are determined by the top deals executed every quarter, based on price and square footage. (more…)
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(Elmhurst, Illinois) – Darwin Realty/CORFAC International is pleased to announce that the firm has negotiated a long-term lease for the 352,338 square foot warehouse facility located at 150 E. Crossroads Parkway in Bolingbrook, Illinois to Chicago-based apparel retailer AKIRA. (more…)
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(Elmhurst, Illinois) – Darwin Realty/CORFAC International Principal Noel S. Liston and Associate Mandy Lewandowski represented Welbic III Palatine 641 LLC in two leases to Roadster Salon, an automobile restoration firm in the northwest suburbs. (more…)
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(Elmhurst, Illinois –October 16, 2019) – Darwin Realty is pleased to announce the firm has completed a sale and two lease transactions in Elgin, IL totaling over 218,000 square feet.
Darwin Realty completed the sale of 90,000 square feet at 501 Davis Road in Elgin, Illinois. Noel S Liston, Principal was the sole broker in this off-market transaction. The 90,000 square foot building was owned and occupied by Chicago Logistic Service, a privately held Elgin-based transportation and logistics firm. The 501 Davis Road building features seven loading docks, three drive-in doors, 24’ ceilings, 5,000 square feet of office space and provided I-90 tollway visibility. The building was purchased by Navis Industries, also an Elgin-based company, who provides plastic packaging films. Navis Industries is relocating to the Davis Road building from a 25,000 square foot building they own in Elgin. Consideration for the sale was in excess of $5,000,000. (more…)
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(Elmhurst, Illinois – June 12, 2019) – Darwin Realty is pleased to announce the firm’s Principal Noel S. Liston and Associate Nick Krejci represented four end users in their purchase or lease of new space in suburban Chicago. The two sales and two leases totaled 69,687 square feet, all in high-quality buildings with good access to major highways.
“The new buyers and tenants were pleased to find this rare space in today’s market,” Liston says. “Many businesses are currently expanding, leaving less quality space available for users who are looking to move.”
Liston and Krejci represented a private investor in their purchase of 820 McArdle Drive in Crystal Lake, IL. The high-image precast multitenant 15,840 square foot building was fully leased at the time of the sale. The facility attracts long-term tenants and is expected to remain fully leased with good cash flow for the foreseeable future. The seller, Dakota-Crystal Lake, LLC, was represented by Premier Commercial Realty’s Tina Kropke and Heather Schweitzer.
In another sale transaction, Liston and Krejci represented DRB Enterprises in the sale of their 9,500 square foot building at 1160 Abbott Drive in Elgin, IL to tool grinding machine manufacturer J. Schneeberger Corp. The free-standing building with access to I-90 via Route 31 and Randall Road offers the buyer a space to demonstrate their machinery to their customers.
IMPEX GLS, a freight forwarding and supply chain management company, has leased 32,477 square feet within a 124,028 square foot building located at 2475 Touhy Avenue in Elk Grove Village, IL. The tenant selected the building because of its heavier office footprint and loading capabilities. The new, high-image industrial building is located close to O’Hare International Airport with access to multiple expressways. Liston and Krejci worked on behalf of IMPEX GLS and Colliers International’s Tom Rodeno represented the landlord, PPF Industrial 2475 Touhy Avenue, LLC.
In the final lease, sound system and equipment provider Gary Gand Music, Inc. was represented by Liston and Krejci in its renewal of 11,870 square feet of space within the 54,130 square foot building at 1107 Mark Street in Elk Grove Village, IL. The site has great access to highways, allowing the business to access concert venues and other job sites it needs to reach throughout the Midwest. The REIT building owner was represented in-house.
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(Elmhurst, Illinois – June 14, 2018) – Darwin Realty is pleased to announce a sale and leaseback transaction at 502 Vista Avenue in Addison, Illinois. Darwin’s principal, Noel S. Liston, and associate, Nick Krejci, were the sole brokers in the transaction. AIM, Incorporated (seller) will lease the facility back for the next several years. The building is 37,560 square feet and features 4,300 square feet of nicely appointed office and heavy power. The property was purchased by Westwind Industrial, a general contractor specializing in medical, industrial and commercial property reutilization, for $2,000,000.
In Glendale Heights, Liston and Krejci represented the seller, Comtelco Industries, in the sale of their 13,500 square foot facility at 501 Mitchell Road. The purchaser, IVM Chemicals, Inc., was represented by G. Pat Ryan with Combined Commercial Realty. IVM Chemicals, Inc. is a European-based distributor of industrial chemicals and pesticides and will occupy the building upon renovation which is being completed by Peak Construction. The building was purchased for just under $1,000,000.
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(Elmhurst, Illinois – November 27, 2017) – Darwin Realty is pleased to announce the firm’s Brendan J. Sheahan and Principal, Noel S. Liston represented St. Charles Trading, Inc. in the purchase of a 100,000 SF facility at 1400 Madeline Lane within Randall Point Business Park in Elgin, Illinois.
St. Charles Trading, currently located in Batavia, Illinois, will use the new facility to consolidate and expand multiple warehousing and production operations in the Western suburbs. “The current capital environment and strong investor demand have created a shortage of quality buildings available for owner-occupiers. This institutional-grade facility in Randall Point Business Park was identified as a rare opportunity for our client and its expansion capabilities will serve their needs for many years to come”, said Darwin’s Sheahan.
The seller, Pancor Construction & Development, was represented by Mike Sedjo and Jack Brennan of CBRE.
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(Elmhurst, Illinois – JULY 18, 2016) – Darwin Realty is pleased to announce that Noel S. Liston has completed three transactions totaling 91,000 square feet in the western suburbs.
Noel S. Liston, Principal and Brendan J. Sheahan, Associate, of Darwin Realty represented DCT Industrial in their lease of 1575-1595 High Point Drive in the DCT Business Center Elgin. The 32,000 square foot unit was leased to Dynacast, Inc. as an expansion to their existing facility within the park. The building features 18’ clear ceilings, 17 exterior docks, 2 grade-level doors and 2,800 square feet of office space.
In a separate transaction, Noel S. Liston and Doug R. Pilcher, Vice President of Darwin Realty, represented DCT in their lease to Marvel Engineering. The 33,000 square foot unit at 450 Lombard Road in Addison features 4,000 square feet of office space, 24’ clear ceilings, four interior loading docks, and 1600 amps of power at 480 volts. Marvel Engineering was represented by Adam M. Haefner, Director of Brokerage Services at Darwin Realty. This marks the second lease transaction in the past 90 days at the 450 Lombard Road building and brings the facility to 100% occupancy.
Lastly, Noel S. Liston represented ownership in their lease of 26,000 square feet at 2525 Bath Road in Elgin to Compass Automation. The Bath Road unit features 24’ clear ceilings, three exterior loading docks, and 5,000 square feet of office. Compass Automation will be expanding and relocating from their current Elgin facility. Josh Feldman of Cushman & Wakefield represented the tenant.