Bradford Allen Announces 8 Transactions Totaling 22,245 RSF in Des Plaines

Des Plaines, IL – Bradford Allen Realty Services is pleased to announce that the firm has recently completed four new leases, and four lease renewals at 1400 E Touhy in Des Plaines, Illinois, bringing the building occupancy to 85%.

Joel Berger, Senior Managing Director at Bradford Allen and exclusive leasing agent for the building, completed the four new leases totaling 11,683 RSF. The new transactions include a 6,502 square foot lease with Great Lakes Home Health, a branch of Great Lakes Caring, providers of home health and hospice care, Great Lakes was represented by Michael Webber and Jim Berkmeier of Advocate Commercial. In addition, Seal-tight Protective Services, a security services company signed a deal for 2,517 square feet; Naigai Trans Line, a freight transportation company leased 982 square feet and Design Fusion, a software company, leased 1,682 square feet.

The four lease renewals totaling 10,562 square feet include Paradigm, a digital marketing services agency who renewed 2,110 square feet; IMV Medical Information, a medical research and consulting firm renewed for 2,748 square feet; Ian Ryan & Associates, a video production, and interactive media company, renewed 2,668 square feet and A Hardy, a premium spirit, and wine import company, renewed 3,036 square feet.

1400 E Touhy is a four-story, 126,088 square foot office building built in 1969. It is easily accessible from all major residential areas in the O’Hare submarket. O’Hare International Airport, commuter rail lines, the CTA and i-294 and Route 83 with a new exit off I-90 at Lee Street less than a quarter mile from the building. Additionally, tenants are across the street from the All-State Arena and three major retail centers.

“We have experienced a dizzying amount of leasing activity in a short period,” said Michael Pontarelli, Senior Managing Director, Bradford Allen.