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OAK BROOK, IL-Given that some of the REIT’s employees have bought homes across the state line, moving into the southeast Wisconsin submarket was a natural progression for CenterPoint Properties Trust. “Southeast Wisconsin is a suburb of Chicago,” says chief executive officer John S. Gates Jr. “To me, it’s just another region. It’s a further expansion of the growth of the Chicago market.”

Although reluctant to predict how large it will grow its stake, CenterPoint has become the biggest industrial player in the submarket with its recent $75-million acquisition, giving the Chicago market’s largest industrial property owner 5 million sf. See: CenterPoint Expands Brewtown Holdings.

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