Yearly Archives: 2017

BMO Harris Bank and Irgens team up on plan that will bring significant change to key downtown corridor


Today, BMO Harris Bank and Irgens broke ground on the $132.6 million BMO Tower in downtown Milwaukee.   The new BMO Tower will have 379,400 total square feet and a 647-stall parking ramp. BMO Harris will lease 124,000 square feet of the high-rise from Irgens, which bought the real estate for the project earlier this year. […]

CEO on Leadership: Jackie Walsh, President/COO, Irgens


Jackie Walsh recently sat down for a Q&A with Development Magazine to share her insights on the commercial real estate industry. To read the article and learn more, visit the Fall 2017 edition of Development Magazine.

Hawkeye Hotels plans to break ground this year at The Corridor


Hawkeye Hotels, a Burlington, Iowa-based company, purchased five acres of land at The Corridor in Brookfield and plans to break ground on two hotels by the end of the year.   Deer Creek LLC, an affiliate of Irgens, sold the land to Hawkeye for an undisclosed price on Monday, said Hawkeye President Ravi Patel.   […]

Agreement between Irgens, City of Brookfield allows for connection of The Corridor and Brookfield Lakes Corporate Center


Combined properties represent one of largest concentrations of Class A office space in metro market   BROOKFIELD, Wis. – Irgens Partners announces the Ammendment to The Corridor’s Development Agreement with the City of Brookfield, which allows for the extension of Golf Parkway and will connect The Corridor Corporate & Technology Park with Brookfield Lakes Corporate Center. […]

Irgens Sells Shea Medical Plaza for $11.6 Million


Irgens  completed the $11.65 million ($275 PSF) sale of Shea Medical Plaza, 7425 E. Shea Blvd. in Scottsdale.   The 42,439 SF medical office building, which was built in 1999, is 100% leased and anchored by Scottsdale Children’s Group, NextCare and AZ Perio.  Shea Medical Plaza is situated in the heart of Scottsdale, close to the Honor […]

Milwaukee Boosts Park Place Business Park


Story by Tom Daykin | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel   Hopes ran high when plans were unveiled 35 years ago for Park Place business park, in Milwaukee’s far northwest corner.   Park Place was Milwaukee’s response to new suburban developments that were drawing companies away from the city. When the first building opened in 1984, it was anchored by […]

Two hotels proposed at The Corridor


By Geoff Bruce, Brookfield-Elm Grove NOW   CITY OF BROOKFIELD – Earlier this year a proposed Hilton Garden Inn at The Corridor was scratched.   Five months later, developer Irgens has doubled down on the idea.   The city of Brookfield Plan Commission got its first look at plans for a pair of new hotels […]

Investment advisory firm to take up space in former Ruby Farmhouse


BROOKFIELD, Wis. – Voit & Company, LLC, a registered investment advisory firm, will lease the newly renovated Ruby Farmhouse at The Corridor.   Building occupancy is expected to occur by October, said Todd Voit, the firm’s owner and portfolio manager. Voit & Company manages $200 million of investment portfolios on behalf of individual and institutional […]

BizTimes: Irgens has built a base for success


By Corrinne Hess, BizTimes staff writer   Last spring, as developer Mark Irgens was putting the finishing touches on 833 East, downtown Milwaukee’s first new office tower in more than a decade, he heard BMO Harris Bank was issuing a request for proposal for its own new downtown office tower.   Irgens knew at least five […]

Irgens developing new Corporate Technology Center for A.O. Smith


STATE-OF-THE-ART CENTER WILL BE LOCATED AT CORPORATE HQ CAMPUS   A.O. Smith Corp. announced Wednesday it is planning a new state-of-the-art Corporate Technology Center at its campus on northwest side of Milwaukee.   Milwaukee-based developer Irgens will develop the 42,700-square-foot, one-story building just south of company’s corporate headquarters, located at 11270 W. Park Place.   […]

Milwaukee Business Journal Names 833 East Best New Development – Office and Project of the Year


Irgens is proud to announce its 833 East Michigan Street office tower was named the Best New Development – Office and Project of the Year at the Milwaukee Business Journal Real Estate Awards luncheon on April 13.   Click here for the full story.      

Irgens announces three tenants for Spectrum Medical Commons


Irgens – Phoenix has announced three signed tenants totaling more than 27,000 square feet for its Spectrum Medical Commons, a medical campus near Val Vista Drive and the 202 Santan Freeway. The building, which is currently under construction, is scheduled for completion in Fall 2017.   The Spectrum Medical Commons property is located immediately adjacent […]

Design Fugitives Has Seen The Light


Story: Urban Milwaukee | Eyes on Milwaukee   Hidden in Walker’s Point, Design Fugitives is cooking up large-scale art installations at the intersection of architecture, technology and design. Led by by the trio of Paul Mattek, Justin White and Tuan Tran, the firm’s website proudly boasts “ordinary is unacceptable,” and the company’s approach is certainly unique. […]

Land purchased for upcoming Gilbert medical campus


GILBERT, Ariz. – Irgens completed the $17 million acquisition of four acres of land for an upcoming Gilbert medical campus that is already 65 percent pre-leased.   Groundbreaking is planned to start this week for the medical campus, Spectrum Medical Commons, near Val Vista Drive and the 202 SanTan Freeway. The facility will be adjacent from the […]

ProHealth Care to move Brookfield clinic into new building in The Corridor


ProHealth Care will move its Brookfield clinic into a new building to be built in The Corridor development, providing a more central and convenient location for patients.   “The Corridor sits along Bluemound Road, the hub of activity in Brookfield, so this will be a great location for our patients while also providing the room […]

833 East awarded LEED Silver certification


MILWAUKEE – Irgens has announced that Milwaukee’s newest office building, 833 East Michigan, has been awarded LEED Silver certification for meeting sustainable development standards.   The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, […]