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917 POSTS 0 COMMENTSAlex Zank covers commercial and residential real estate for BizTimes. Alex previously worked for Farm Equipment magazine and also covered statewide construction news at The Daily Reporter. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where he studied journalism, political science and economics. Having grown up in rural western Wisconsin, Alex loves all things outdoors, including camping, hiking, four-wheeling and hunting.
Food halls operating in the Milwaukee area vary based on their location, target customers and other factors. But their success depends on good execution and authenticity, according to a panel of local food hall operators and developers.
Eaton Corp. is planning a $24 million, 233,000-square-foot expansion of its Eaton Power Systems facility in Waukesha.
Racine-based Johnson Financial Group is consolidating its downtown Milwaukee locations with the lease of 45,000 square feet of space in the Cathedral Place building, the company announced.
F Street Group has acquired an office building in West Allis, and plans to make some renovations and lease out the building's remaining vacant space.
The former Venture Plaza commercial building southwest of Appleton Avenue and Pilgrim Road in Menomonee Falls is getting a makeover.
A home on Pine Lake in the village of Chenequa has been sold for just over $4.4 million, according to state records.
The Wisconsin Center District has eliminated more staff and trimmed back the hours of others still on the payroll to partly make up for the big losses the district is seeing due to the COVID-19 pandemic and mass cancellation of events.
The transformation of the Underwriters Exchange Building in downtown Milwaukee should soon commence, with demolition work expected to start up in December and full construction to start in February, according to the project developer.
Milwaukee-area home sales climbed 5.3% year-over-year in August, according to the latest data from the Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors.
An office building just off I-43 in Bayside is about to undergo a major renovation in an effort to attract tenants to the largely vacant space, according to its owner.