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    February 13, 2024

    Latitude Commercial Expands Its Team with Top Talent

    Latitude Commercial is proud to announce the expansion of its team with the addition of two exceptional professionals, marking a significant milestone in the (more…)

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    February 1, 2024

    “Bon Vie” now open in downtown Hobart

    Hobart, IN | January 31st, 2024| Bon Vie, the latest addition to Hobart’s dynamic dining scene, is now open at 54 Main Street. This innovative eatery (more…)

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    January 25, 2024

    Hobart Retail Property Under New Management

    Hobart, IN | January 24, 2024 | In December 2023, Latitude Commercial was assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a (more…)

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    January 15, 2024

    What is Landlord Representation and Why Do You Need It?

    What Is Landlord Representation? 

    Landlord representation in commercial real estate is a specialized service provided by seasoned professionals to property owners. It involves a comprehensive approach to marketing, negotiating, and securing tenants for commercial properties, including retail spaces, office buildings, industrial facilities, warehouses, and commercial land.  (more…)

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    January 10, 2024

    Jet’s Pizza Coming Soon to Hammond, IN

    Hammond, IN | January 3, 2024 | Jet’s Pizza is coming soon to Hammond, IN. The Detroit-style pizzeria will be located at 7943 Indianapolis Boulevard adjacent (more…)

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    January 3, 2024

    Indoor Golf Simulator Coming to Dyer

    Dyer, IN | December 18, 2023 | Good Ball, an indoor golf simulator and practice facility, has signed a lease to open at 235 Sheffield Avenue in Dyer. Good Ball is (more…)

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    January 3, 2024

    Capital Gains Tax: Strategies for Commercial Real Estate Investors

    What is Capital Gains Tax?

    Capital gains tax is the financial charge imposed on the profit realized from the sale of assets, including real estate. When you sell a property for more than its original purchase price, the resulting profit becomes subject to taxation. This taxation is designed to capture the financial gain generated through the appreciation of assets over time.

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    December 14, 2023

    Surgical Center Coming to Munster

    MUNSTER, IN | November 30, 2023 | Plum Creek Surgery Center has signed a long term lease to occupy approximately 10,500 square feet at the Lake Business Center, (more…)

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    December 1, 2023

    Nationally Recognized Law Firm to Open Office in Merrillville

    MERRILLVILLE, IN | November 29, 2023 | Kelley Kronenberg, a Florida-based law firm, will be opening a new office in Merrillville. (more…)

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    November 27, 2023

    St. John Retail Property Under New Management

    St. John, IN | November 27, 2023 | Back on September 29th of this year, the Starbucks-anchored retail strip on Wicker Avenue in St. John was sold to a local (more…)

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    November 27, 2023

    7 Tips for Buying Commercial Real Estate at Auction

    In recent years, the commercial property auction market has seen a surge in activity due to an increase in commercial real estate foreclosure auctions. This (more…)

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    November 17, 2023

    Twin Peaks Coming to Schererville (Now Open)

    Schererville, IN | December 19, 2022 | Twin Peaks is set to take over the former 7,778 SF Houlihan’s restaurant in Schererville’s Fountain Park Shopping Center. (more…)

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    November 16, 2023

    Alvarez Law Relocating to New Hammond Location

    HAMMOND, IN | October 26, 2023 | Alvarez Law, a Northwest Indiana based law firm with 4 offices in Indiana and one in Chicago, is moving their Hammond (more…)

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    November 1, 2023

    Diversified Wealth Solutions Purchases Highland Office Building, Plans to Relocate

    HIGHLAND, IN | October 26, 2023 | Diversified Wealth Solutions, an investment and wealth management firm affiliated with LPL Financial, has purchased a (more…)

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    November 1, 2023

    What Is Tenant Representation and Why Do You Need It?

    What is Tenant Representation?

    Tenant representation is a specialized service offered to businesses seeking commercial space for lease. It involves enlisting the expertise of a commercial real estate professional, often referred to as a tenant representative or tenant broker, who acts on your behalf throughout the leasing process.

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    October 18, 2023

    Richton Park Property, Newly Developed Now Managed by Latitude

    Richton Park, IL | October 9, 2023 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 7,211 SF (more…)

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    October 2, 2023

    Latitude Takes On Newly Developed Munster Retail Property

    Munster, IN | September 25, 2023 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 3,630 foot (more…)

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    September 26, 2023

    Congratulations to Brett McDermott, CCIM on Being Named a Top 20 Under 40!

    Crown Point, Indiana – Latitude Commercial is thrilled to extend our warmest congratulations to Brett McDermott, CCIM, our esteemed business (more…)

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    September 21, 2023

    Latitude Commercial Plays Key Role in Munster Plaza Acquisition

    Munster, IN | August 2023 | Latitude Commercial recently played a pivotal role in the successful sale of Munster Plaza, a prominent retail property spanning (more…)

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    September 6, 2023

    Chasing Dreams Inc Purchases Office Building in Hobart

    Hobart, IN | August 21, 2023 | Chasing Dreams Inc, a 501(c)3 non-profit based out of Merrillville, has purchased the 4,348 square foot office building located at (more…)

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    August 23, 2023

    Parlor Doughnuts Now Open in Munster

    Crown Point, IN | August 23, 2023 | Parlor Doughnuts has leased 1,674 SF in the brand-new building located at 8130 Calumet Ave, Munster, IN. Parlor Doughnuts (more…)

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    August 9, 2023

    Commercial Real Estate Wire Fraud and How to Stay Protected

    As technology advances, so do the methods employed by cyber criminals to target businesses and individuals. Wire fraud is a dangerous threat looming over the commercial real estate industry. (more…)

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    July 24, 2023

    Matteson Retail Property Under New Management

    Matteson, IL | July 20, 2023 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 4,020 square foot retail (more…)

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    July 12, 2023

    Crown Point Toys and Collectibles Expands with Acquisition of New Location

    Crown Point, IN | July 12, 2023 | Crown Point Toys and Collectibles, a renowned provider of unique toys and collectibles, has recently completed the acquisition (more…)

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    July 10, 2023

    Jet’s Pizza Coming Soon to Schererville, IN

    Schererville, IN | July 5, 2023 | Jet’s Pizza is coming soon to Shoppes on the Boulevard in Schererville, IN. They will be located at 332 Indianapolis Boulevard (more…)

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    June 28, 2023

    D-BAT coming to Schererville, IN

    Schererville, IN | June 28, 2023 | D-Bat Baseball & Softball Academy has leased 15,154 SF at the former Ashley Furniture located at 1516 US 41, Schererville, IN. (more…)

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    June 21, 2023

    Shops on 41 in Schererville, IN now Fully Leased

    Schererville, IN | June 18, 2023 | Shops on 41 in Schererville, IN is now 100% Occupied. The retail center located just south of US 30 that features (more…)

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    May 31, 2023

    How Can I Increase Commercial Property Value?

    As a commercial property owner or investor, increasing the value of your property is likely a top priority. Fortunately, there are several ways to achieve (more…)

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    May 4, 2023

    Why are Illinois Businesses Coming to the Region?

    Since COVID-19 there has been an even more noticeable trend of Illinois businesses moving to Northwest Indiana as well as franchises expanding their (more…)

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    April 17, 2023

    Mount Prospect Retail Property Under New Ownership and Management

    Mount Prospect | April 17, 2023 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of an 11,010 (more…)

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    April 12, 2023

    Hammond Industrial Portfolio Purchased by Investment Group

    A 4-building Industrial investment portfolio was purchased by an investment group represented by Aaron McDermott, CCIM of Latitude Commercial. The (more…)

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    March 27, 2023

    Portage Retail Property Under New Ownership and Management

    Portage, IN | March 27, 2023 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 26,524 (more…)

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    March 15, 2023

    1150 N Main St. leased to Refuge Coffee

    Crown Point, IN | March 15, 2023 | Refuge Coffee has leased the 2,304 SF former Pop’s located at 1150 N Main St in Crown Point, IN. After completely (more…)

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    March 1, 2023

    Dunkin’ Coming Soon to Schererville, IN

    Schererville, IN | March 1, 2023 | Dunkin’ will soon be opening a new store located in Schererville, IN. A local franchisee of Dunkin’ has purchased land (more…)

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    February 20, 2023

    The Benefits of 3D Virtual Tours When Listing a Commercial Property

    Matterport 3D virtual tours are a cutting-edge technology, revolutionizing the commercial real estate industry. With the ability to create a (more…)

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    February 15, 2023

    Great Harvest Coming Soon to Crown Point, IN

    Crown Point, IN | February 9, 2023 | Great Harvest has recently signed a lease to open in Crown Point, IN. The popular bakery and café will be making their (more…)

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    January 26, 2023

    Advantages of Hiring a Commercial Broker for Purchase

    When it comes to purchasing a commercial building, many business owners may be tempted to do it alone, believing that they can save money by avoiding the (more…)

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    January 20, 2023

    New Retail Center coming to Merrillville, IN

    Crown Point, IN | January 19, 2023 | American Mattress has recently signed a new lease to join Tropical Smoothie Café and Crumbl Cookies coming soon to (more…)

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    December 28, 2022

    Clarity Clinical to Open Merrillville Location

    Merrillville, IN | December 19, 2022 | Clarity Clinical, a Munster-based mental health provider, has signed a long-term lease to occupy approximately 2,700 (more…)

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    November 9, 2022

    Local Developers to Develop 12.4 Acre Lot Near Clay and US 30

    Merrillville, IN | November 7, 2022 | The 12.4 acre lot at 8300 Clay Street has been purchased by a local development group. The new owners plan to construct (more…)

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    October 28, 2022

    Caravel Autism Health to Open First Indiana Location in Munster

    Munster, IN | October 19, 2022 | Caravel Autism Health has signed a long term lease to occupy approximately 5,500 square feet at 10419 Calumet Court in (more…)

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    October 26, 2022

    National Homebuilding to Open Northwest Indiana Office

    Chesterton, IN | October 17, 2022 | Century Complete has signed a lease to open an approximately 1,200 square foot office at 757 Indian Boundary Rd. Ste. 3 in (more…)

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    October 24, 2022

    Wealth Management Company Coming to Munster

    Munster, IN | October 10, 2022 | Ameriprise Financial has signed a long-term lease to occupy approximately 1,800 square feet of office space at 931 Ridge Road (more…)

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    October 12, 2022

    “The Social” set to open new restaurant in Century Plaza in Merrillville.

    Merrillville, IN | October 12th, 2022 | The Social Restaurant will be opening its first location in Merrillville at 399 E 81st Avenue. The Social will serve American- (more…)

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    September 27, 2022

    5 Questions you should ask before investing in Commercial Real Estate

    For a lot of investors, the switch from residential to a commercial investment property can be a lot of mental stress. Most investors making the switch are (more…)

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    September 22, 2022

    Financial Advisory Service Company Relocates to Crown Point

    Crown Point, IN | September 8, 2022 | Eley-Graham-Austgen Financial Advisory has signed a long term lease to occupy approximately 5,200 square feet (more…)

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    September 21, 2022

    New Retail Center coming to Merrillville, IN

    Merrillville, IN | September 12, 2022 | Tropical Smoothie Café and Crumbl Cookies will be coming soon to Merrillville, IN. The two tenants have recently (more…)

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    September 21, 2022

    Property Tours, and Photography Increase Leads on Real Estate Listings!

    VR and 3D technology along with drone photography and tours are changing the commercial real estate industry as we know it. Years ago, a client’s best way to (more…)

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    September 16, 2022

    Highland Office Building Sells to Local Doctor

    Highland, IN | September 9, 2022 | The 5,644 square foot office building located at 9013 Indianapolis Boulevard in Highland has been sold to a new owner. The (more…)

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    September 14, 2022

    Genric Security Purchase Office Building in Hobart

    Hobart, IN | September 8, 2022 | Genric Security Services, a national private security firm, has purchased the 5,288 square foot office building located at 7779 (more…)

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    September 12, 2022

    Hobart Commercial Portfolio Under New Ownership and Management

    Hobart, IN | September 12, 2022 | At the end of July, an international investment group purchased a Hobart, IN based commercial portfolio of two (more…)

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    August 24, 2022

    Franciscan Hospitals Purchases Munster 5.3 Acre Lot

    Munster, IN | August 19, 2022 | Franciscan Alliance has purchased the 5.3 acre lot located at 651 45th Street in Munster. The land sits between the NWI Times (more…)

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    August 22, 2022

    Crown Point and Schererville Properties Under New Ownership and Management

    Crown Point and Schererville, IN | August 22, 2022 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned Property Management Agreements for full-service management of (more…)

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    August 18, 2022

    Latitude Facilitates Purchase of Two New Investment Properties

    Crown Point, IN | August 12, 2022 | Latitude represented Beacon Street Properties in the purchase of two fully leased commercial (more…)

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    August 12, 2022

    Saint John Building Purchased by American Legion

    Saint John, IN | August 5, 2022 | American Legion Post 369 has purchased the approximately 2,600 square foot building located at 9501 Wicker Avenue in Saint (more…)

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    July 13, 2022

    Commercial Real Estate Investment Properties as Pocket Listings reduce your earning potential!

    Recently an investment property sold in our area that never hit the market. I came to learn that it was not listed on any databases and that is the reason I (more…)

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    July 7, 2022

    Underground Thrift Clothing Signs New Lease in Highland Shopping Center

    Highland, IN | July 6th, 2022 | A new thrift shop destination is set to open soon in Porte De L’eau Plaza in Highland, IN. The tenant sells a variety of apparel and (more…)

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    June 23, 2022

    StretchLab Coming Soon to Saint John

    Saint John, IN | June 22, 2022 | StretchLab has recently signed a lease to open a new location in Saint John, IN. It will be located in the Shops of Ravenwood (more…)

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    June 15, 2022

    Dominos Coming Soon to Munster

    Munster, IN | June 15, 2022 | Dominos has recently signed a lease to open a new take-out and delivery location in Munster, IN. The popular chain will be located (more…)

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    June 9, 2022

    Taco Bell, Valvoline & Apex Climbing Coming to Mishawaka

    Crown Point, IN | June 9, 2021 | Taco Bell, Valvoline & Apex Climbing are set to open at the corner of Grape & Douglas Rd in Mishawaka, IN. Apex Climbing (more…)

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    June 2, 2022

    Merrillville Office Building Sold to New Owner

    Merrillville, IN | May 27, 2022 | The 7,203 square foot office building located at 2111 W. Lincoln Highway in Merrillville has been sold to a new owner. The (more…)

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    May 9, 2022

    Aldi Acquires Former Acacia Church

    Valparaiso, IN | May 5, 2022 | Aldi recently closed on the acquisition of the former Acacia Church on US 30 in Valparaiso, IN. The grocer will be tearing down (more…)

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    May 4, 2022

    University of Chicago Medical Plans for New Location at 8585 Broadway

    Merrillville, IN | May 4, 2022 | University of Chicago Medicine has signed a long-term lease to occupy approximately 2,000 square feet of office space at 8585 Broadway in Merrillville. The practice operating at this location will provide (more…)

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    April 21, 2022

    Sugaring NYC Organic Waxing & Lash Studio to open in Schererville

    Crown Point, IN | April 21, 2021 | Sugaring NYC has leased 1.357 SF at 717B Main Street in Schererville. Sugaring NYC offers over 40 different waxing (more…)

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    April 12, 2022

    Chesterton Retail Strip Bought by Latitude Commercial Client and Latitude Commercial Awarded Property Management Agreement by Buyer

    Chesterton, IN | April 11, 2022 |  Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 12,818 (more…)

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    March 31, 2022

    Perfect Home Services coming to NWI

    Griffith, IN | March 31st, 2022 |Perfect Home Services has opened their first location in Northwest Indiana. Perfect Home Services has been serving the (more…)

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    March 30, 2022

    El Salto Coming Soon to Cedar Lake

    Cedar Lake, IN | March 29, 2022 | El Salto has recently signed a lease to open a new full service Mexican restaurant in Cedar Lake, IN. The popular restaurant (more…)

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    March 9, 2022

    Edgewater Health Coming Soon to Cedar Lake

    Gary, INDIANA. – Edgewater Health will open its new Cedar Lake Clinic, located in the Summer Winds Plaza in Cedar Lake, in May. The new clinic will focus on (more…)

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    March 7, 2022

    Alsip Retail Property Under New Ownership and Management

    Alsip, IL | March 7, 2022 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of an 8,151 square foot (more…)

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    February 17, 2022

    New Tenants Coming Soon to Porte De L’eau Plaza

    Highland, IN | February 15, 2022 | Three new tenants have executed leases in the past month to open soon in Porte De L’eau Plaza in Highland, IN. The tenants include Physiopoint Physical Therapy, Royal Tea, and Essential Spa. (more…)

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    January 27, 2022

    Former Hammond Comcast Building Sold

    Hammond, IN | January 24, 2022 | Advanced Engineering Services, a Hammond-based engineering firm, has purchased 844 169th Street in Hammond. (more…)

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    January 19, 2022

    Merrillville Office Building Sold by Latitude Commercial and Latitude Commercial Awarded Property Management Agreement by Buyer

    Merrillville, IN | January 19, 2022 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 15,735 (more…)

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    January 12, 2022

    Latitude Commercial Sells Hobart Office Investment

    Hobart, IN | January 6, 2022 | Latitude Commercial, a commercial real estate brokerage headquartered in Crown Point, has sold 7781 E. Ridge Road in Hobart. (more…)

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    January 5, 2022

    Sport Clips Coming Soon to Shoppes on the Boulevard

    Schererville, IN | January 4, 2022 | Sport Clips of Schererville will be relocating to 336 Indianapolis Boulevard in the Shoppes on the Boulevard development. The (more…)

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    December 27, 2021

    Geneva Retail Property Under New Ownership and Management

    Geneva, IL | December 27, 2021 | Latitude Commercial has been assigned a Property Management Agreement for full-service management of a 7,302 square foot retail strip in Geneva, IL. (more…)

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    December 22, 2021

    Indianapolis-based Physical Rehabilitation Provider to Open First NWI Location

    Merrillville, IN | December 17, 2021 | ProTeam Tactical Performance, an Indianapolis-based physical rehabilitation provider, signed a new long-term lease to open their first location in Northwest Indiana at 8279 Wright (more…)

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    December 16, 2021

    Physical Training Studio to Open in Downtown Valparaiso

    Valparaiso, IN | November 29, 2021 | Tri Force Training, a personal training studio with a focus on physical rehabilitation, is set to open its first location at (more…)

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    December 8, 2021

    Valparaiso Professional Pharmacy Opening Soon

    Valparaiso, IN | December 7, 2021 | Valparaiso Professional Pharmacy has leased 2,600 SF in the Chandana Retail Center located at (more…)

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    December 2, 2021

    Poppin P’ah’letas Now Open in Schererville

    Schererville, IN | December 2, 2021 | Poppin P’ah’letas has leased 2,400 SF at 142 W. Lincoln Highway in Schererville. Poppin P’ah’letas is located in the (more…)

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    November 11, 2021

    Red Nar Mediterranean Grill Coming to Merrillville

    Crown Point, IN | November 11, 2021 | Red Nar Mediterranean Grill has leased 2,150 SF at 8180 Mississippi St. in Merrillville. Red Nar is located directly across the street (more…)

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    October 27, 2021

    National Social Service Provider Opening New Location in Lafayette

    Lafayette, IN | October 16, 2021 | Groups Recover Together, a Massachusetts headquartered social service provider with locations throughout the United States, will be opening (more…)

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    October 20, 2021

    Naf Naf Coming Soon to Schererville

    Schererville, IN | October 20, 2021 | A local franchisee group has recently signed a lease to open a new Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill in the Shops on Main Shopping Center in (more…)

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    October 13, 2021

    Elite Chiropractic + Sports Care Coming to Highland

    Highland, IN | October 1, 2021 | Elite Chiropractic + Sports Care will soon be relocating to Highland, IN. Dr. Randy Rosenthal prides himself in helping with many (more…)

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    August 13, 2021

    Lansing Light Industrial Warehouse Sold to a New Owner

    Lansing, IL | June 28, 2021 | A 12,720 Square Foot Warehouse located at 2150 Bernice Road in Lansing, Illinois has been sold to a new owner. The property is currently occupied by Jerry’s Truck Repair and the new owners intend to operate a business there as well. (more…)

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    August 13, 2021

    National Social Service Provider Opening Hobart Office

    Hobart, IN | June 28, 2021 | Groups Recover Together, a Massachusetts headquartered social service provider with locations throughout the United States, will be opening its first office in Northwest Indiana at the Ridgewood Professional Center. (more…)

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    July 21, 2021

    Smoothie King Coming to Tinley Park, IL

    Crown Point, IN | July 21, 2021 | A local Smoothie King Franchisee has purchased 6805 W. 159th St in Tinley Park, IL where the former Brown’s Chicken was located. A +/- 1,200 SF building will be constructed on the site with a Drive- (more…)

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    Research and Insights

    2023 Annual Market Report

    In 2023, Northwest Indiana's commercial real estate sector weathered shifts in interest rates and inflation,…

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    2022 Annual Market Report

    We are pleased to present the 2022 Annual Report for the Commercial Real Estate market…

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    Case Studies

    Challenge Aaron McDermott, CCIM found a listing for an absolute no reserve auction of a…

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