2018 Top News Articles

Opus Development's 365 Nicollet Tests the Upper End of Rental Market
Star Tribune
The completion of the 30-story 365 Nicollet, luxury multifamily development in downtown Minneapolis, was a milestone for our team and downtown. 

It's a Man's World in Commercial Real Estate? It Doesn't Have to Be
Beth Duyvejonck of Opus Design Build, L.L.C. discusses her career in the commercial real estate industry.

Building a Beacon of Faith
University of St. Thomas Newsroom
Building on a long history with the University of St. Thomas, we will begin an underground expansion of the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas in the spring of 2019.

Opus, Hillcrest Complete 161,000 SF Industrial Build-to-Suit in Minneapolis Suburb
The North Star Sheets building at Southeast Industrial Park is complete.

LDI's Omaha Box Company Expands with New Manufacturing Plant
Healthcare Packaging
Construction has started on a 335,000-square-foot facility for Omaha Box Company.

GS1 US Moves HQ to Ewing, NJ
Progressive Grocer
The new 42,000-square-foot corporate headquarters for GS1, located within the Princeton South Corporate Center, is complete. 

E-Commerce Driving Demand For Chicago Industrial — And A Wave Of Spec Development
Chicago's industrial market continues to grow.

Officials Celebrate Aspired Living of La Grange Groundbreaking
Suburban Life Publications
Construction has started on Aspired Living of La Grange, a 116-unit assisted living facility.

Opus Group, USAA Ink Big Warehouse Lease with Logistics Firm in Streamwood
The Real Deal
10 Falcon Court, a 423,726-square-foot industrial warehouse, is fully leased to Expeditors International.

Opus Debuts Mixed-Use Project in Kansas
Commercial Property Executive
Edison District, a 125,000-square-foot mixed-use office and retail development, is expected to be completed in the fall of 2019.

Construction Begins on Des Plaines Multifamily Development
Construction has started on Ellinwood Apartments, a 113-unit, mixed-use multifamily development.

Twin Cities' Industrial Market Still Expanding
Globe St.com
Construction has started on an 86,000-square-foot speculative industrial building at the St. Paul Port Authority's Beacon Bluff Business Center.

Infill Development Taking Over in the Chicago Market
Rock Creek Logistics Center, a 1.2-million-square-foot speculative industrial building, in Joliet was the largest construction project in the Chicago market during the first quarter.

Top 8 Chicago Office Completions in 2017
Commercial Property Executive
The new 183,000-square-foot corporate headquarters for the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is complete.

Opus, Titan Begin Construction of 154-Unit Apartment Project in Rochester, Minnesota
Construction has started on a new multifamily mixed-used project that will include 154 residential units and 9,000 square feet of ground-level retail space.

Opus, Hillcrest Kick Off Cottage Grove Business Park with Cardboard Plant
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
A 161,000-square-foot industrial building for North Star Sheets is being built in Southeast Industrial Park.

Joint Venture Breaks Ground on 548-Bed Residence Hall at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Student Housing Business
Construction has started on a new 14-story student living community on the edge of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus.

Construction Underway on MN Senior Development
Multi-Housing News
The Orchards of Minnetonka, a new 147-unit senior living center, is being built in Minnetonka, Minn.