Magazine article Journal of Property Management

High-End Amenities No Longer Just for Office Buildings & Apartment Towers: Industrial Spaces Offering the Perks, Too

Magazine article Journal of Property Management

High-End Amenities No Longer Just for Office Buildings & Apartment Towers: Industrial Spaces Offering the Perks, Too

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More and more warehouses and industrial facilities are starting to offer the kind of high-end amenities seen in top-flight office buildings and apartment communities. Frederick Regnery, principal in the Chicago office of Colliers International, AMO, explained, "It is all driven by the need to be competitive on the labor side. It's about branding your facility as a good place to work." Regnery observed that a growing number of developers are focusing on the importance of providing spacious lunchrooms, designing work areas bathed in natural light and aiming for LEED certification. Some things are still a given. Warehouses and distribution centers still have to be located off of major railroad and highway hubs. In addition, they must still be situated near dense population markets. …

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