Member

Jeff Blake, SIOR

Personal Info

Job Function
Broker, Buyer Representation, Consultant, Development, Landlord Rep, Tenant Representation
Specialty
Industrial
Address
8725 West Higgins
Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60631
United States
Phone
773-714-2136
Fax
773-444-6413
LinkedIn
http://linkedin.com/in/jeff-blake-09479635//
Bio

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS & AWARDS

  • 2017 Costar Industrial Power Broker Designation (Leasing-Chicago market)
  • Finalist NAIOP “Chicago Industrial Transaction of the Year” (2017, 2015, and 2008)
  • Finalist Chicago Association of Realtors “Chicago Industrial Leasing Broker of the Year Award”
  • Paine Wetzel Top Producer - Multiple Years including 2017 and 2015
  • Exclusive Agent or Tenant Representative in over 50 major industrial transactions (30,000,000 SF) in Illinois, Indiana, Tennessee, Ohio, and Wisconsin
  • Paine Wetzel Executive Vice President and Sales Manager 1997-99

AREAS OF FOCUS

  • Local and National Exclusive Tenant Representation (ERTR)
  • Landlord Representation - Sales, Leases, Subleases
  • Exclusive Representation for Manufacturing/Consolidation Projects
  • Industrial Parks, Land Sales, Redevelopment, Build-to-Suit Transactions
  • Investment Sales, Acquisitions, and Sale Leasebacks

TENANT, BUILDING AND LAND REPRESENTATION

  • Borg Warner Corporation
  • Capcom Gamestar (Japan)
  • Commerce Clearing House
  • Donovon Industrial Park
  • EJR Hoffman, Inc.
  • Engineered Storage Products
  • Fisher Scientific
  • Graph Pak
  • Illinois Industrial Properties
  • LTD Commodities, Inc.
  • M & R Printing Equipment
  • Marc Realty
  • Motorola
  • Peak Construction
  • Phoenix Closures, Inc. (IN, IA, IL, TN)
  • Prime Group Real Estate Trust
  • Prudential Insurance (PRISA) (IL, WI, OH)
  • Rauland Borg Corp.
  • RREEF
  • Schaumburg Center for Commerce Industrial Development
  • Space Center, Inc. (IL, IN)
  • TA Associates Realty
  • Venture One (IL, IN)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Licensed Managing Broker (Illinois) License #471.011365
  • Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE)
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) 1983
  • SIOR Legacy Circle Member 2012
  • SIOR Program Chairman 1991, 2003, and 2014
  • SIOR Board of Directors 2003
  • SIOR Annual Industrial Forecast Chairman 1999-2000
  • Paine Wetzel ONCOR Manager 1997-1999
  • $44,000,000 in transactions with ONCOR companies
  • 15,000,000 square feet of transactions covering 17 U.S. states, 6 European countries, and 2 Canadian Provinces
  • OMAC Board member 1999

EDUCATION

  • Indiana University, School of Business - Bachelor of Science Degree
  • Culver Military Academy; Culver, Indiana