This Week’s Chicago Deal Sheet

Bisnow Chicago

July 23, 2019

By Brian Rogal

Monroe Plaza, twin office towers at 200 and 230 West Monroe in the West Loop, added over 125K SF of new leasing in the past six months and introduced Loft 18, a half-floor tenant lounge and conference center at 230 West Monroe St. The AIDS Foundation leased 33K SF, Risk Connect leased 20K SF, the Dialysis Center leased 11K SF and RTM Engineering leased more than 5K SF in the 23-story 200 West Monroe. Next door, at the 29-story 230 West Monroe, the law firm of Sweeney & Sharkey leased 6K SF; Falkenberg, a financial services firm, leased 4K SF; Point B, a management consulting firm, leased more than 5K SF; and accounting firm Smith & Cull leased nearly 5K SF, along with several smaller tenants. Cushman & Wakefield’s Loop downtown agency rep team, headed by Andrea Saewitz and including Mark Baby and Ben Cleveland, represents landlord Accesso in leasing Monroe Plaza.