I-39 Corridor State of the Market

Join the RAEDC, I-39 Logistics Corridor, and Chicago Industrial Journal Properties for a State of the Market conversation on July 23rd. This is an in-person and virtual event.

July 23, 2021
7:30am – 12:00pm

Embassy Suites
416 S. Main St., Rockford IL 61101

$99 In-Person
$99 Virtual



7:30 AM: Registration, Networking, Breakfast, Exhibits

8:15 AM: Keynote

  • Senator Dave Syverson, 35th District

8:30 AM: State of Office, Industrial, Retail, Hospitality, Housing, Healthcare

  • Discussion of new developments in these CRE sectors
  • Leasing Trends
  • Re-Development Opportunities

9:15 AM: Capital Markets Update

  • State of Affairs in Credit Markets / Perm Debt and its impact on CRE Financing
  • Opportunities in Tax Law Changes, Impact on Capital
  • Banking and Construction Lending Update
  • Commercial Real Estate Equity Investor Requirements & Investment Deal Flow

10:00 AM: Break

10:15 AM: Overview of Market Conditions, Opportunities in North-Central Illinois

  • Representative Tom Demmer, 90th District

10:30 AM: Business Parks, Infrastructure, Land Investment & Development

  • Where are new Business Parks?
  • How can municipalities partner with developers to maximize infrastructure improvements?
  • Where are the land investment and development opportunities?

11:15 AM: Transportation & Logistics

  • New developments and opportunities in air cardo
  • State of the area’s Aerospace Industry
  • New developments in agriculture & food production