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Jane Robin’s celebrates 20 years as an industrial real estate broker

TMG Real Estate Advisors (TMG), is celebrating the milestone of veteran real estate advisor Jane Robins’ for her 20 years in the commercial real estate industry. As a Senior Vice President at TMG, Robins experience and reputation has broadened the depth and reach of the firm’s commercial real estate services. “Jane’s demonstrated the ability to […]

Big Box Report Q1 2022

To keep pace with market demand new construction remains robust. Approximately 20.0 million SF of new space materialized over the past year, with another 30.8 million SF of industrial space currently under construction in Chicago. Over half of current under-construction space is developed on speculation, including four projects that exceed 1 million SF. With demand […]

Amazon’s huge warehouse growth

Amazon’s mega distribution network is on an epic growth pace, CoStar reports. What Amazon is building is unprecedented in U.S. commercial real estate, in terms of focusing on creating a collection of industrial buildings that are so large. The Great Pyramid of Giza, which stood as the tallest structure in the world for more than […]

Eastern Pennsylvania eCommerce

TMG’s client who provides shipping solutions for eCommerce companies, needed to grow its footprint to service the northeast United States.  The search began at the height of the COVID-19 shutdowns posing widespread challenges.  The client sought a state-of-the-art facility in a very competitive market with limited options. The TMG Supply Chain Solutions team led by […]

Lizenbergs promoted to Vice President

Andris Lizenbergs promoted to Vice President at TMG Real Estate Advisors   Commercial real estate advisory and brokerage firm, TMG Real Estate Advisors (TMG), today announces the promotion of Andris Lizenbergs to Vice President. In his elevated role, Lizenbergs will continue to focus on representing logistics, manufacturing, and service-related businesses both locally and nationally. “Andris has […]

Retail & Office Pivot to Industrial

New York-Based Firm Joins Other Companies Pouring Into Distribution Space After Making a Reputation in Other Sectors, CoStar reports Thor Equities plans a warehouse development in the Chicago suburbs that’s far more than just another investment. The project shows how the firm long known for retail holdings on glitzy avenues is pushing strongly into popular, […]

Trends to know for 2022

FMI Consulting presented live (yes live, not online!!!) @ the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (aire-brokers.org) luncheon this week in Chicago. Some interesting takeaways and data points: Trends to watch in 2022,  it’s all interconnected:   We are trending toward an inverted yield curve; the inversion point when short term yields are greater than […]

Chicago Remained No. 1 for Corporate Relocations, Expansions in 2021, Magazine Says

CoStar reports Metro Area Tops Site Selection Survey for Ninth Consecutive Year; Texas Scores Most Attractive State Award. The Chicago area set a record for corporate relocations and expansions in 2021, according to Site Selection magazine, making it the top metropolitan area in the United States for investment for the ninth consecutive year. There were […]

Manufacturing Client

Our client, a manufacturer and distributer of rail car components, had a looming lease expiration on two buildings totaling 115,000 square feet.  In addition to the challenges associated with unprecedented demand and limited supply of industrial space in the Chicago metro market, the client was facing the costly endeavor of relocating its complex operation.  Remaining […]

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