chi-400Skokie (3 400 Skokie Blvd. was recently given a makeover, and has the kind of amenities that tenants say they need to attract and retain employees.

CHICAGO—As reported in GlobeSt.com, the suburban market office saw absorption and rental rates tick upward in 2017, especially among class A properties, and investors seem more eager to buy up available buildings, including value-add opportunities.