Yearly Archives: 2018

Irgens to Begin Construction on Muir Woods in Milwaukee County Research Park



Construction will begin in August on Muir Woods Research & Technology Center in the Milwaukee County Research Park. The four-story building landed an anchor tenant, yet to be disclosed, that will lease one floor, totaling just over 28,000 SF.   The office building will be completed in May 2019 with the remaining three floors totaling […]

Life Time to Begin Construction in July at The Corridor



Life Time Inc. has purchased a site at The Corridor in Brookfield for $7.6 million from Irgens with plans to break ground next month.   “Very soon the dirt will be disturbed,” said Dan Ertl, director of community development for the City of Brookfield. “All public process approvals have been granted.”   Life Time will […]

BMO Tower Concrete Pour Complete



After 20-plus hours, some 670 trucks and 580 tons of rebar, the BMO Tower concrete pour was successfully completed this weekend. Starting at midnight Saturday morning, concrete mixers lined E. Wells St. to build the foundation for the 25-story office tower. To learn more and get a view of what went on, click on any […]

Irgens Optimistic About Development & Opportunity



Irgens has been building opportunities for 20 years through strong relationships with clients based on trust. Mark Irgens recently sat down with Milwaukee Journal Sentinel business editor Steve Jagler to talk about risk management, the development boom in Downtown Milwaukee and why Irgens is bullish on Milwaukee. The article and video can be found here. […]

2018 Downtown Development Summit


Rob Oldenburg, Irgens Vice President of Development, as well as Colliers Partner Lyle Landowski and JLL Executive Vice President Dan Jessup discuss BMO Tower at the fourth annual Downtown Development Summit.  

Crane goes up at site of BMO Tower



A 280-foot-tall crane went up this weekend at the site of the BMO Tower, a 25-story office and parking complex under construction at 790 N. Water St., across from city hall in downtown Milwaukee. The crane will be a part of Milwaukee’s skyline for the next 18 months as crews work to complete the tower […]

Urban Milwaukee stops by the demolition of the BMO Harris Bank parking garage



Urban Milwaukee stopped by the demolition of the BMO Harris Bank parking garage at the southeast corner of N. Water St. and E. Wells St. Viet & Co. is currently taking down the garage in advance of real estate developer Irgens building a 25-story, $132-million tower on the site.   The office tower, to be known as the BMO Tower, will […]

Shipping giant buys Perimeter Center building for U.S. headquarters



Irgens’ Phoenix office announced the $10,350,000 sale of its Perimeter Center building at 17200 N. Perimeter Dr.  Wan Hai Lines Ltd., an Asian shipping company, purchased the property to serve as its Arizona regional offices.   The Class A office building contains approximately 43,109 square feet of space.  Irgens purchased the building in 2015 and undertook a […]