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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 […]

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. […]

Wauwatosa Research Park plans for apartments, cafe, hotel, office building moving forward


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Story by Tom Daykin | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel   Plans for apartments, a hotel and an office building at Wauwatosa’s Milwaukee County Research park are proceeding with approvals Thursday from research park officials.   Mandel Group Inc. plans to develop the four-story, 105-unit Crescent Apartments at 10430 W. Innovation Drive, just a few blocks south of the research […]

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 […]

Sale of BMO Harris Bank office building clears way for construction of new BMO Harris Financial Center


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Irgens closed on its acquisition of the 20-story BMO Harris Bank office building, adjacent seven-level parking structure and an adjoining surface parking lot downtown where construction will begin on the new 25-story BMO Harris Financial Center.   The parking structure, located south of Wells Street between North Water Street and North Broadway, will be demolished […]

Developer buys downtown Milwaukee BMO Harris building, setting stage for new office tower


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Story by Tom Daykin | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel   Downtown Milwaukee’s BMO Harris Bank building has been sold to a developer, setting the stage for construction to begin this year on a new office tower for the bank and other businesses.   The Irgens development firm has closed on its acquisition of the 20-story office […]

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 […]

Jason Meszaros Promoted to Sr. V.P. and Managing Regional Director of Irgens



Phoenix – Jason Meszaros has been named Senior Vice President and Managing Regional Director of Irgens, according to Mark Irgens, CRE, CEO/Manager of the commercial real estate development company.   “Jason creates great value for the Irgens company and his commitment to our firm is worthy of recognition,” says Irgens.  “His strength and dedication led […]

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. […]

Irgens Completes $1 Million Modernization of 501 North 44th Street Building



PHOENIX — Irgens has announced completion of its $1 million renovation and modernization of its 501 N. 44th St. office building. The property, which was acquired by Irgens in 2016, is located south of the Loop 202 and just off State Route 142 near Sky Harbor International Airport.   “Our goal at the time of purchasing […]

Developer Irgens continues medical office building momentum in Phoenix



Milwaukee Business Journal   Irgens’ office in Arizona has bought four acres of land with plans to develop a $17 million medical office building in the town of Gilbert, Ariz., southeast of Phoenix.   The 44,000-square-foot building will be the first new multi-tenant medical building for lease developed in the area since 2010, said Jason […]

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, […]

BMO Harris and Irgens announce a $137 million, 25-story downtown Milwaukee building



MILWAUKEE – A joint press conference with BMO Harris Bank, Michael Best & Friedrich and Irgens was held today announcing a new $137 million, 25-story office building in downtown Milwaukee – BMO Harris Financial Center at Market Square.   To learn more, visit:   The Business Journal   Milwaukee Journal Sentinel   Biz Times   […]

Exclusive — Baseball history: A look inside commissioner emeritus Bud Selig’s new 833 East office



MILWAUKEE – If Major League Baseball executives ever want to open a museum of baseball memorabilia, they might want to consider commissioner emeritus Bud Selig’s new office in downtown Milwaukee. Check out the slideshow to get an exclusive look inside Selig’s new office and the many rare collector baseball items he has on display.   […]

Medical office building to fill in The Corridor


City of Brookfield – The pieces of The Corridor keep coming together.   Developer Irgens’ plans for a medical office building that would be built near the center of the 66-acre site have been given the go-ahead.   The structure would stand west of Discovery Drive, north of the previously-approved Hilton Garden Inn and south of […]

Hungry for space: Milwaukee County Research Park remains desirable



Tosa complex to have estimated $230 million in value, when complete Milwaukee Business Journal | Sean Ryan   WAUWATOSA, WI – Irgens is spending money rehabbing an empty four-story building it owns in the Milwaukee County Research Park  and is talking to companies that may refill it. Meanwhile, the Milwaukee developer has more available space […]

Zywave’s new office attracts millennials



Wauwatosa, Wis. — Zywave Inc. Chief Executive Officer David O’Brien had a simple request for developer Tom Irgens when they were discussing plans for the company’s new headquarters.   “He said, ‘I want to be the house in the neighborhood where the kids don’t want to leave,’” Irgens recalled.   So, “the kids,” Zywave’s employees, including […]

Pricewaterhouse Coopers to move Milwaukee office to 833 East



MILWAUKEE – PricewaterhouseCoopers in December will move its downtown Milwaukee offices to the 833 East building on the lakefront.   The accounting firm leased the entire 12th floor, or 26,300 square feet, in 833 East on East Michigan Street, said Mike Wanezek, vice president of Colliers International/Milwaukee. The PricewaterhouseCoopers lease, combined with other leases expected […]

The Corridor Welcomes Three New Tenants



BROOKFIELD, Wis. – The Corridor, a new 66-acre mixed-use project being developed in Brookfield, is welcoming three new occupants that include a branch office of Associated Bank, an AT&T retail store and a branch office of Charles Schwab & Co.   Additionally, Ruvin Bros. Artisans & Trades Inc., a high-end residential custom builder, has started […]

Irgens buys land for Third Ward office development



MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee developer Irgens bought the former Babcock Auto Spring Co. building in Milwaukee’s Third Ward for its planned One Catalano Square office development.   The sale last week advances the proposed 168,000-square-foot building that Irgens is marketing to office and retail tenants. The five-story building will line the southern edge of Catalano Square […]

The Last Word: Mark Irgens



Mark Irgens is the chief executive officer and manager of Irgens Partners LLC, a developer, investor and operator of commercial office, mixed used, health care and industrial properties in Milwaukee. It is sometimes better to skip a bad deal, he says.   “A rewarding aspect of being in the real estate development business is having […]

Irgens Completes 28,730 SF Medical Office Building in Illinois



CARLINVILLE, Ill. – Irgens has completed a new medical office building for Carlinville Area Hospital in Carlinville, approximately 60 miles northwest of St. Louis, Mo. The 28,730-square-foot building is located at 20613 N. Broad St. Carlinville Area Hospital is utilizing the medical office building to consolidate and expand existing clinics, allowing it to add services […]

One Catalano Square in Third Ward making headlines



MILWAUKEE – Irgens plans a five-story office building in Milwaukee’s Third Ward.

Third Ward office building proposed: Five-story, 168,000 SF building brings yet more activity to the area



MILWAUKEE – Investors are betting there is a market for a new Class A Third Ward office building with giant 35,000 square foot floor plates, Aaron Ebent of Kahler Slater told members of the Business Improvement District No.2 Architectural Review Board today.   Accordingly, Irgens has secured an agreement to buy two adjoining properties at […]

Exclusive first look at 833 East



The Milwaukee Business Journal offers readers an exclusive first look inside the first large new downtown office building to open in about a decade. Irgens’ 833 East Michigan opened March 1 to tenants.   View slideshow:

833 East Michigan’s Rare Steakhouse to open in May, hires its chef



MILWAUKEE – 833 East Michigan’s Rare Steakhouse has hired a chef for the Milwaukee restaurant.   The chef will be Paul Morrison, who previously was chef de cuisine at Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse in the Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut and more recently has worked in Chicago, the Noble Chef Hospitality group recently announced.   Rare […]

Irgens Completes Harbor Vista Medical Center Development



PEORIA, AZ – Irgens announced development completion of shell and core construction for Harbor Vista Medical Commons, the new Cigna Medical Group Sun City Multi-Specialty Center at 9069 W. Thunderbird Ave.   The 60,000-square-foot, build-to-suit facility will offer health care delivery services to Cigna Medical Group patients. Scheduled to open for patients in October, project […]

Irgens Adds to Portfolio with 44th Street Office Project


Irgens announced the $17 million acquisition of a Phoenix office project at 501 N. 44th Street. The four-story, 102,302 SF building, which is 65 percent occupied, is located south of the Loop 202 and just off State Route 143 near Sky Harbor International Airport.   As reported Feb. 5, 2016 in Business Real Estate Weekly […]

Irgens Completes Presence Healing Arts Pavilion



CHICAGO – Irgens announced the completion of the Presence Healing Arts Pavilion, a new outpatient healthcare center located at 16615 S. Route 59 in Plainfield, Ill. The single-story, 25,000 RSF building is leased in its entirety by Presence Health Network. The facility opened in late 2015.   “We had a vision of what the Presence […]

See the Progress at 833 East



MILWAUKEE – recently got a tour of the construction of the new 18-story, $101 million office tower at 833 East in downtown Milwaukee. To view photos and learn more, visit

Jason Anzalone, Irgens Vice President, Named an Emerging Leader: Healthcare in the Real Estate Forum



PHOENIX – Congratulation to Jason Anzalone, Vice President in Irgens’ Arizona office, who was named an Emerging Leader: Healthcare in The Real Estate Forum. To learn more, visit

Irgens Purchases Scottsdale Office Building for $6.6M



PHOENIX – Irgens has announced the $6.6 million acquisition of an office project at Perimeter Center in North Scottsdale. The property includes a single-building and land for the development of a second building.   The Class A office building is located at 17200 N. Perimeter Drive and contains approximately 42,700 square feet of space. The […]

833 East: Get Up Close and Personal with the Newest Member of Milwaukee’s Skyline



The 18-story office building, located east of the U.S. Bank Center tower, is scheduled for completion this March. Project developer Irgens last week announced new tenants Grace Matthews, Heck Capital Advisors and Major League Baseball Commissioner Emeritus Bud Selig. Including a third, unnamed tenant and two letters of intent from other companies to occupy the […]

Irgens Breaks Ground on The Corridor



BROOKFIELD, Wis. – Irgens held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday, July 9, for The Corridor, a 66-acre mixed-used development located just south of Bluemound Road across from the Brownstones Shopping Center at 17500 W. Bluemound Road in Brookfield.   Irgens Executive Vice President Dave Arnold spoke at the ceremony along with Irgens CEO Mark Irgens, Brookfield […]

Portico Place II Secures Hanjin Shipping as Anchor Tenant



PHOENIX – Portico Place II, a 48,173-square-foot Class A multi-tenant office building in Chandler, Az. has secured its first tenant, Hanjin Shipping, a transportation logistics firm that will occupy 37,669 square feet.   Hanjin Shipping will take up 78 percent of the building’s overall space, occupying the entire second floor and half of the first […]

Meadowland Research & Technology Center Featured in Biz Times


MILWAUKEE – Irgens’ newest project in the Milwaukee County Research Park in Wauwatosa was featured in Biz Times’ “Development boom centers on Wauwatosa” article. Meadowland Research & Technology Center, a Class A, 155,000 SF office building, which would be anchored by Zywave Inc. occupying 63,500 square feet, recently received approval from city officials for $4.5 million […]

Portico Place II Opens in Chandler, Arizona



Irgens’ New 48,173 SF Class “A” Multi-Tenant Office Building Meets Growing Demand for Office Space in the Southeast Valley   Phoenix – Irgens has officially opened Portico Place II, a 48,173 sf, two-story, Class A multi-tenant office building located at 2195 West Chandler Boulevard in Chandler, Arizona. Designed and developed to meet the growing demand […]

Irgens Leases 17,979 SF to Integra at 5055 East Washington Street Class A Office Building



Telecommunications Firm to Occupy Entire Third Floor in Multi-Tenant Building Lease Leaves Just One 1,609 SF Move-In Ready Suite in Environmentally-Certified Project     Phoenix – Irgens is pleased to announce that Integra, one of the largest facilities-based providers of communication and networking services in the western United States, has leased the entire third floor […]

Irgens Announces 60,000 SF Build-to-Suit Medical Office Building for Cigna Medical Group



Phoenix – Irgens has announced the development of a 60,000 SF, two-story Class A medical office building for Cigna Medical Group in Peoria, Ariz.   “We are excited to provide Cigna Medical Group with a state-of-the-art health center that will expand its urgent care, pharmacy, imaging, laboratory and specialty services to patients in Northwest Phoenix,” said […]

Irgens Acquires Development-Ready Landsite for Medical Office Building in Peoria, AZ


Phoenix – Irgens has acquired an 8.64-acre development ready land site at the southeast corner of 91st Avenue and Thunderbird Road in Peoria, Arizona. The site is located approximately a half mile west of State Route 101 and features dual access at a signalized intersection at 91st Avenue and Thunderbird Road.   “This site’s high […]

Heart Care Centers of Illinois to Open Practice at Mokena Medical Commons



Leading Cardiology Group Joins Women’s Healthcare of Illinois at Irgens’ New 32,300 Square Foot Medical Office Building in Mokena, Illinois   Irgens is proud to announce that Heart Care Centers of Illinois (HCCI) has signed a lease for 9,200 square feet at Mokena Medical Commons. HCCI joins Women’s Healthcare of Illinois, a leading OB/GYN practice, […]

Irgens Starts Construction on Carlinville Area Hospital Medical Office Building



Irgens is pleased to announce the commencement of construction on a new medical office building for Carlinville Area Hospital (CAH), a critical access hospital located in Carlinville, Illinois. The single-story, 28,000 square foot medical office building will be physically connected to the hospital, and will provide outpatient physician clinic space, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and […]

Irgens, Presence Health Announce New Presence Healing Arts Pavilion



Irgens and Presence Health are pleased to announce the development of the Presence Healing Arts Pavilion, located at the Southeast corner of US Route 59 and Dayfield Road in Plainfield, Illinois. The 25,000 square foot custom-designed facility will deliver outpatient services including primary care, specialty care, laboratory, imaging, and physical therapy in a modern healthcare […]

Jaclynn C. Walsh Named President/COO of Irgens



MARK F. IRGENS, CRE TO CONTINUE AS CEO/MANAGER   Irgens is proud to announce that Jaclynn (Jackie) C. Walsh has been named President/COO, effective immediately. Walsh will oversee day-to-day company operations in support of its real estate portfolio including property and facilities management, design and construction administration, leasing, project management, information technology, and marketing/communications. Mark […]

Irgens Breaks Ground on Portico Place II in Chandler, Arizona



48,173 SF, Class A Multi-Tenant Speculative Office Building Slated to Be Completed March 2015   Irgens has broken ground on Portico Place II, a 48,173 sf, two-story, Class A multi-tenant office building located at 2195 West Chandler Boulevard. This speculative office building is being developed in response to growing demand for new, contemporary office space […]

From the Milwaukee Business Journal: 833 East Slideshow



With a tower crane added to the downtown skyline, Irgens is pressing ahead with construction of its 18-story 833 East office building. Take an inside look at the construction progress with an exclusive feature in the Milwaukee Business Journal. View the slideshow.

Irgens Breaks Ground on 833 East



On Wednesday, June 18, Irgens officially broke ground on 833 East. The 18-story, 358,000 SF, Class A office tower will open in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin in February 2016. For full coverage from the Milwaukee Business Journal, click here.

Irgens Opening Office at The ASQ Center



Irgens has announced it is opening an office at The ASQ Center, located at 648 N. Plankinton Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, effective July 11, 2014. Over 50 Irgens employees will office at the firm’s new downtown location, which will occupy approximately 15,000 square feet and be located directly off the skywalk system in Suite 200. Irgens […]

Irgens Invests in Robert F. Knight & Associates, LLC to Expand Property Management Portfolio



Phoenix – Irgens Partners, LLC (Irgens) is pleased to announce its investment into Robert F. Knight & Associates, LLC (K&A), the oldest commercial property management company exclusively servicing third-party owners in greater Phoenix. In the new partnership, Irgens and K&A will each hold a membership interest in the company, which will continue to operate as […]

Irgens Secures $71 Million First Mortgage Loan Commitment for 833 East



Milwaukee – 833 Development Partners, LLC, an Irgens’ affiliate, has secured a $71 million first mortgage loan commitment from a consortium of lenders for the development of 833 East, the planned 17-story, LEED-certified Class A multi-tenant office tower in downtown Milwaukee. Leading the banking group are The PrivateBank and Associated Bank, who will each provide […]

Irgens Breaks Ground on Mokena Medical Commons



Irgens is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of Mokena Medical Commons, located in Mokena, Illinois. The single-story, 32,300 square foot, multi-tenant facility will be anchored by Women’s Healthcare of Illinois, a leading OB/GYN practice that will occupy 15,000 SF in the project. 17,300 square feet will be available for a complimentary medical office user in […]

Irgens Expands Phoenix Development Team with Addition of David Kross as Development Director


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Irgens is pleased to announce the addition of David Kross to the position of Development Director. Kross will apply his more than 15 years of experience in commercial real estate to help Irgens expand its development efforts in the greater Phoenix market and the southwest region. Kross will be responsible for overseeing all elements of […]

Watch the HFMA Webinar: Expanding & Maximizing Your Ambulatory Care Network in the Era of Reform


Irgens healthcare development expert Dave Arnold  shared his perspective on the future of medical office building development with a national HFMA audience in the online webinar: Expanding  & Maximizing Your Ambulatory Care Network in the Era of Reform. Watch and listen to the full  presentation online.

Irgens Featured in The Commercial Voice: Trends in Medical Office Building Development


In the healthcare development community, the overwhelming consensus is that ongoing implementation of healthcare reform will spur a strong period of new project growth accross the country. Irgens shares insights into the latest trends in medical office real estate in this in-depth article: The Commercial Voice – Trends in Medical Office Building Development

Irgens Announces Ascend at Chandler Airport Center



Acquisition of Prominently Located 31-Acre Site Off the San Tan 202 in the Chandler Airport Center Planned for Class A Office & Flex Development     Phoenix – Irgens has acquired 31 acres of improved development-ready land located at the northwest corner of Cooper Road and Germann Road, just south of the San Tan 202 […]

Irgens Opens UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Sunnybrook Medical Plaza in Sioux City, Iowa



Irgens and UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s ( have announced the opening of Sunnybrook Medical Plaza, a 86,315 square foot, state-of-the-art medical center in Sioux City, Iowa. The two-story glass and masonry facility will serve as a regional hub for health care delivery in the tri-state area.   Sunnybrook Medical Plaza provides expanded outpatient services, […]

Irgens, Trans-Coil International Break Ground on New Headquarters



Germantown, WI  – The Village of Germantown and Economic Development Washington County are pleased to announce that Trans-Coil International (TCI) has decided to consolidate their headquarters and manufacturing facility in the Germantown Industrial Park. The groundbreaking for the new building occurred on Monday, September 16, 2013.   Continued growth has required TCI to expand its […]

From Midwest Real Estate Journal: Irgens’ Merrick sees good things in Milwaukee’s future


Certainty. That’s the word Dave Merrick, vice president and market manager for Irgens, uses when describing the Milwaukee commercial real estate market. As Merrick says, there’s more certainty in the market today than there was last year or two years ago. Like many of the markets across the Midwest, commercial real estate sales, leases and […]

Irgens Adds Edward Valerio, CPM as Vice President of Property Management Operations



Irgens is pleased to announce the addition of Edward Valerio, CPM (Certified Property Manager) to the position of Vice President of Property Management Operations. In this high-level position, Valerio will oversee all property management of Irgens’ national portfolio of properties in order to enhance asset value, meet compliance standards, and improve building tenants’ experience.   […]

Irgens featured in Commercial Executive Magazine’s article about the impact of the ACA on MOB development


Irgens’ Vice President Jason Anzalone offered his insight into the impact of the Affordable Care Act on the medical office building development market in the latest Commercial Executive Magazine. Read the full article.

Irgens Announces Development of Mokena Medical Commons


Irgens is pleased to announce the upcoming development of Mokena Medical Commons, located on 191st Street in Mokena, Illinois. The 30,000 square foot Class A facility will be anchored by Women’s Healthcare of Illinois, a high profile OB/GYN practice that has committed to lease 15,000 SF in the project.   “The new, state-of-the-art Mokena Medical […]

Irgens Completes Banner Health Center in Goodyear, Arizona



Irgens has completed the development of Mountain Ranch Medical Commons, a new Banner Health Center, in Goodyear, Arizona. The state-of-the-art, 13,000 SF Class A medical office facility is located just north of Estrella Parkway at Cotton Lane in Estrella – a mixed-use, master planned community in Goodyear. Banner will provide primary care medical services at the […]

Irgens Appoints Mike Syman as Vice President of Investments



Milwaukee – Irgens has announced the appointment of Mike Syman as Vice President of Investments. Based in Irgens’ Milwaukee office, Syman has been a key contributor with the commercial real estate solutions firm for over 12 years.   Syman is responsible for all financial analysis for the company, including preparing and evaluating financial projections and […]

Irgens, St. Clare Hospital Announce New On-Campus Medical Office Building in Baraboo, Wisconsin



Irgens and St. Clare Hospital have announced the development of a $6.5 million, 30,000 square foot medical office building on the hospital’s campus in Baraboo, Wisconsin. SSM Healthcare (owner and operator of St. Clare Hospital, along with St. Mary’s Hospitals in Madison and Janesville, WI) and Dean Health System will provide a variety of primary […]

Alegeus Technologies Becomes Latest Tech Firm to Join Milwaukee County Research Park


Milwaukee – Irgens is pleased to announce the lease signing of Alegeus Technologies at 10000 Innovation Drive, a 203,000 SF multi-tenant office building in the Milwaukee County Research Park (MCRP) in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. Alegeus moved in April 2013 and is leasing approximately 8,000 SF of space in the three-story, Class A office building. The lease […]

Zywave Expands Presence in Milwaukee County Research Park


Growing Technology Firm Increases Space at Mayfair Woods to 59,828 SF   Irgens is pleased to announce the growth of Zywave, Inc. in Mayfair Woods, a signature Class A office building in the Milwaukee County Research Park (MCRP). This latest expansion is Zywave’s third within the building in the past year, underscoring the firm’s rapid […]

Irgens Acquires Portico Place, a 41,000 SF Office Building in Chandler, Arizona



41,000 SF Multi-Tenant Office Building Includes Adjacent Pad Site for Development of a 48,000 SF Commercial/Medical Office Building   Irgens has acquired Portico Place, a 41,000 SF, two-story, multi-tenant office building located at 2121 West Chandler Boulevard, along with an adjacent land parcel planned for a two-story 48,000 SF office building in Chandler, Arizona. Sale […]

Mortgagebot, a D+H Company, signs lease at 40,000 SF Class A office building in East Mequon Corporate Centre



Irgens is pleased to announce the addition of Mortgagebot to the East Mequon Corporate Centre (EMCC) in Mequon. The rapidly expanding, technology-focused financial services firm will lease the entire 40,000 SF East Mequon Corporate Centre V, a Class A office building located along I-43 and Port Washington Road.   “With D+H’s rapid growth in the […]

Irgens Adds Gateway Spine & Pain Physicians to Remington Medical Commons



Chicago – Irgens is pleased to announce the completion of the Gateway Spine and Pain Physicians, LLC (Gateway) build-out at Remington Medical Commons in Bolingbrook, Illinois. Gateway will provide interventional pain management services at the building.  The 3,406 square foot space features a state of the art procedure area.  Irgens brokered the transaction and oversaw […]

Official Website for 833 East Launched



Located at 833 East Michigan Street in the hub of downtown Milwaukee’s commercial business district, 833 East is the city’s newest environmentally sustainable, high-visibility Class A multi-tenant office building. 833 East offers a stunning combination of elegant design, state-of-the-art technology and premium tenant amenities, making it the premier new office development in downtown Milwaukee. Click […]

Irgens revitalizes, leases-up Brookfield’s Bluemound Crossings



With the recent announcement of Spring Bank’s early 2013 move to Bluemound Crossings – two single-story, multi-tenant medical/commercial office buildings totaling 49,451 SF at 16620 West Bluemound Road in Brookfield – Irgens is pleased to announce that the revitalized asset has reached over 91% occupancy. Spring Bank joins three additional new tenants, along with the […]

Irgens Completes New Little Company of Mary Outpatient Care Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois



50,000 SF Facility Will House Immediate Care, Diagnostic Imaging, Lab and Physician Office Space   Chicago – Irgens is pleased to announce the completion of the new Little Company of Mary Outpatient Care Center, located at 6700 W. 95th Street in Oak Lawn, Illinois. The four-story, 50,000 square foot facility will house several outpatient services […]

Chicago Hospital News & Healthcare Report Features Irgens Development Management Strategy


Expanding Ambulatory Services, Extending Reach and Enhancing Revenue through Development Management Strategy by David C. Arnold, Executive Vice President A physician super group in need of help navigating the development process in Tinley Park. The redevelopment of a complicated urban site in Oak Lawn. These are just two of the scenarios that have unfolded in […]

Irgens Acquires Shea Medical Plaza in Scottsdale, Arizona



Firm to make Significant Capital Improvements; Own, Operate and Manage Property   Phoenix – Irgens ( has acquired Shea Medical Plaza, a 42,439 SF single-story medical office building located at 7425 E. Shea Boulevard in Scottsdale. Sale price and terms of the transaction were not disclosed.   “With its prominent location, coupled with the building […]

Irgens Announces Opening of Edward Healthcare Center in Plainfield, Ill.



Chicago – Irgens  is pleased to announce the official opening of its $6.3 million, 22,000 square foot medical office building on a 2.1 acre site located at the northeast corner of Route 59 and Dayfield Drive in Plainfield, Ill. The build-to-suit project is fully leased by Edward Health Ventures and will offer primary care services […]

From Milwaukee Business Journal: Penthouse view: Couture, 833 East developers envision complementary projects


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Irgens Featured in Commercial Executive Magazine


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From Midwest Real Estate Journal: Irgens pros: Changes Continue in the Real Estate Decisions of Healthcare Providers


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Irgens Healthcare Real Estate Featured in Summer 2012 Issue of Development Magazine



Development magazine, the official publication of NAIOP, featured Irgens and its “Approaches to Healthcare Development in Small-Town America” in its Summer 2012 publication. The article offers insights into different approaches to healthcare real estate development based upon market location, conditions, and climate. Click here to read the full article: Approaches to Healthcare Development

Irgens Announces Development Plans for Downtown Milwaukee Office Tower at 833 East Michigan Street



18-story, 350,000 SF Tech-Driven, Environmentally Sustainable Building to be Connected to US Bank Center; Will Feature 5th Floor Outdoor Terrace, Fitness Center, and Street-Level Restaurant   Milwaukee – Irgens has unveiled its plans to develop the City of Milwaukee’s newest office tower at 833 East Michigan Street. The planned 18-story, 350,000 SF glass and steel […]

Irgens and St. Luke’s Break Ground on New Medical Office Building in Sioux City, Iowa



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Two Real Estate Professionals Join Irgens’ Property Management Team


Milwaukee – Irgens has announced the addition of two real estate professionals to its asset and property management group. MaryCatherine Hunefeld  joins the team as Assistant Property Manager while Betsy Gleason returns to the firm as Asset Management and Lease Administration Coordinator after a previous tenure from 2004-09.   –  In her role as Assistant Property […]

Irgens, Banner Health and Estrella by Newland Communities Join Forces to Bring New Medical Facility to Goodyear Community



Phoenix – Irgens, Banner Health and Estrella by Newland Communities have joined together to jointly announce the development of Mountain Ranch Medical Commons, a state-of-the-art, 18,000 SF Class A medical office facility to be developed just north of Estrella Parkway at the Cotton Lane intersection. Irgens purchased 5.3 acres of land in Estrella, a mixed-use, master […]

Irgens Unveils New Corporate Identity



Milwaukee – Irgens Partners, LLC announced today that it has adopted a new corporate identity, effective immediately. Simply known now as “Irgens,” the national real estate solutions firm with offices in Milwaukee, Chicago and Phoenix has unified its core service lines under one umbrella in order to streamline its offerings for its nationwide portfolio of […]

United Way of Greater Milwaukee Names Co-Chairs



The United Way of Greater Milwaukee announced the three co-chairs who will lead its 2012 Community Campaign are: Paul Jones, chairman and CEO of A.O. Smith Corp.; Gregory Marcus, president and CEO of The Marcus Corp.; and Peggy Troy, president and CEO of Children’s Hospital and Health System. Stephen Roell, chairman and CEO of Johnson […]

“Top of the List” The Business Journal Serving Greater Milwaukee


Several Irgens projects were noted as “Largest Milwaukee-area multi-tenant office buildings” by The Business Journal Serving Greater Milwaukee including 10000 Innovation Drive, Mayfair Woods Business & Technology Center and the ASQ Center. Tom Irgens, asset manager for Irgens, was quoted saying, “The office market is firming and turning in the right direction for a quality […]

Construction Underway on New Irgens’ Medical Office Building in Illinois


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Irgens has begun construction on a new, 22,000 square foot medical office building (MOB) for Edward Hopsital. The 2.08 acre site is located at the northeast corner of Route 59 and Dayfield Drive in Plainfield, Illinois. The project is being developed and will be owned by Irgens for Edward Health Ventures, an affiliate of the […]

Chicago Real Estate Executive Join Irgens


Chicago – To strengthen its regional profile, Irgens announced that it hired a senior real estate professional to join the firm’s Chicago office — David Narey as Vice President Property Management.   Narey brings more than 30 years of diversified and large-scale property portfolio management skills to the firm. In his role as Vice President […]

Demolition Begins at Site of New Outpatient Care Center



Oak Lawn, Illinois – The demolition of an existing Bally’s Total Fitness facility has begun in order to make way for a new, 50,000 square foot, state-of-the-art outpatient care center for Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCM). The 1.78 acre development site is located at 6700 West 95th Street in Oak Lawn. The new facility […]

Construction Begins on Vista Health System MOB



Lindenhurst, Illinois – Construction has begun on Vista Health System Medical Office Building, a 43,500 square foot ambulatory care facility at 1025 Red Oak Lane in Lindenhurst. Irgens is the project developer, leasing agent, design/construction administrator and future property manager. The building will open to the public in January.   Vista Health System MOB is […]

Mercy Medical Commons Named Medical Office Development of the Year



Phoenix – The Arizona Chapter of NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association has awarded Irgens the 2010 Medical Office Development of the Year award for its newest facility, Mercy Medical Commons. The purpose of this award is to recognize the outstanding medical office development that leads its peers in economic success in the market, design […]

3 New Leases Signed at 10000 Innovation Drive


Milwaukee – Irgens is pleased to announce three new leases have been signed for office space in 10000 Innovation Drive, located at 10000 Innovation Drive in the Milwaukee County Research Park.   GE Healthcare has leased an additional 23,750 square feet of space which effectively doubles the size of GE’s presence in the building. The […]

Irgens Announces New Medical Development in Estrella



Phoenix – Irgens has recently agreed to purchase 5.3 acres of land in the Estrella community located at the south end of Goodyear, Arizona. The site is in Mountain Ranch Marketplace, a development located just north of Estrella Parkway at the Cotton Lane intersection.   Irgens is acquiring the property from Newland Communities to construct […]

Irgens Announces Lakeside Medical Commons


Phoenix – Irgens is pleased to announce its newest medical development, Lakeside Medical Commons, a 62,000 square foot Class A medical office building that will be located at 979 East Playa del Norte Drive in Tempe, Arizona. The property is adjacent to the Loop 202 Freeway, in the Discovery Triangle near Tempe Town Lake.   […]

Irgens Announces the Purchase of Park West I in Madison



Milwaukee – Irgens, a full-service real estate solutions firm, announced today the acquisition of the 51,000 square foot Park West I building in Madison, Wis. The multi-tenant commercial office building is located at 406 Science Drive in Madison’s University Research Park.   “Our team is continually looking for acquisition opportunities that meet our strict criteria […]

Local Developer Selected for Real Estate Hall of Fame



Milwaukee – Mark F. Irgens, Manager/President of Irgens, has been selected to Midwest Real Estate News’ first Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. Sixty of the top names in the commercial real estate business from 14 Midwest states were featured in the most recent issue of the publication. Profiles of Mark and all other inaugural […]

Mayfair Woods Welcomes New Tenants


Milwaukee – Irgens, a full-service real estate solutions firm, is pleased to announce two new tenants locating in Mayfair Woods Business & Technology Center, 10700 Research Drive, Milwaukee:   – Aon Corporation, a leading global provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage and human capital consulting, is occupying 7,255 square feet on the […]

Milwaukee’s Irgens Celebrates Grand-Opening of Mercy Medical Commons



Gilbert, Ariz. – Milwaukee-based Irgens recently held its grand opening of the firm’s latest healthcare development, Mercy Medical Commons. The 47,000-square-foot Class-A medical office building is located in Gilbert.   “It took awhile for this project to get off the ground, but now that it is complete and open to the public, we are all […]

GE Healthcare Leases Office Space in Suburban Milwaukee


GE Healthcare leased 26,414 square feet of office space at 10000 Innovation Drive in Milwaukee, Wisconsin from Irgens. Steve Palec and Ray Mazzocco of CB Richard Ellis represented the tenant in the transaction.   10000 Innovation Drive is a 203,831 square foot, Class A commercial office building located in the Milwaukee County Research Park, adjacent […]

United Heartland’s Headquarters Building Awarded LEED® Green Building Certification



The new headquarters facility for national workers compensation insurer, United Heartland, was recently awarded LEED® Silver certification by the U. S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The project received this certification for energy use, lighting, water and material use as well as for incorporating a variety of other sustainable strategies. Irgens was the project developer. The […]

Irgens Represents Children’s Physician Group; Negotiates Full Building Lease in Vernon Hills



Irgens’ Chicago office team was hired to perform as Tenant Representative for Children’s Physician Group, P.C., an entity of Milwaukee-based Children’s Hospital and Health System, which is a long-term client of Irgens. The assignment included Irgens’ full scope of Tenant Representation services and comprised of the identification and securing of a new facility that would […]

Actuant HQ Groundbreaking is Next Week


A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 18, to celebrate the start of construction of an 80,988 square foot, two-story office building in Menomonee Falls, which will be the new corporate headquarters for Actuant Corp. Milwaukee-based Irgens is developing the building, which will be leased to Actuant. Actuant will move its corporate headquarters […]

Perini Building Company Relocates to 5055 East Washington



Irgens is pleased to announce that Perini Building Company (Perini) has signed a lease for 7,845 square feet of space in 5055 East Washington, a 51,810 square foot, Class A commercial office building developed by Irgens and located at 5055 East Washington Street in Phoenix.   Frank Dubasik of Kawa & Associates represented Perini in […]

Irgens Purchases Prominent Oak Brook Site for Future Medical Office Building



Irgens has purchased a 2.3 acre parcel of land on York Road, adjacent to Interstate 88 in the Village of Oak Brook. The site is located one-half mile south of the new replacement hospital campus for Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare.   Development plans include the construction of a 74,000 square foot, Class A medical office building […]

Alpha Med Physician Enterprises to Break Ground on New Medical Office Building


Tinley Park, Ill. – Alpha Med Physician Enterprises, LLC will mark the groundbreaking of its new 40,000 square foot medical office building, Alpha Med Center, during a ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 2:30 p.m. The project location and ceremonial site is 17333 S. LaGrange Road. Dr. S. Javed Shirazi, Managing Partner of Alpha Med […]

Phoenix Real Estate Executive Joins Irgens Development Partners



Milwaukee – To strengthen its Phoenix-based team and implement company growth strategies in the western region, Irgens has hired Jason S. Meszaros as Vice President – Arizona Office.   Meszaros brings 13 years of real estate experience to Irgens. Most recently, as director of real estate development at Opus West Corporation, Meszaros led complex projects […]

Remington Medical Commons Welcomes Fresenius Medical Care



Bolingbrook, Ill. – Irgens is pleased to announce the completion of an 11,767 square foot clinic for Fresenius Medical Care (Fresenius) in Remington Medical Commons located at 329 Remington Blvd. in Bolingbrook. Loren Guzik of Cushman & Wakefield represented Fresenius Medical Care for this lease transaction.   Fresenius Medical Care is an integrated provider of […]

Intermountain Drilling Supply, Inc. Signs Lease at Tolleson Commerce Center


Tolleson, Ariz. – Irgens is pleased to announce Intermountain Drilling Supply, Inc. has signed a lease to occupy 14,000 square feet at Tolleson Commerce Center in Tolleson.   Intermountain Drilling Supply, Inc. is a leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of drilling products. Tolleson is the company’s third location and first in Arizona. Other operations are […]

Fresenius Medical Care to Open Newest Office at Remington Medical Commons


Bolingbrook, Ill. – Irgens Development Partners, LLC (Irgens) is pleased to announce the signing of Fresenius Medical Care as a primary tenant in their newest medical office development, Remington Medical Commons.   Fresenius Medical Care is the world’s largest integrated provider of products and services for individuals undergoing dialysis because of chronic kidney failure, a […]

United Heartland to Build New Headquarters, Continue Expanding Nationally


Milwaukee – While many local and national companies are freezing hiring or cutting jobs, national workers compensation insurer United Heartland has plans to grow its work force, continue its national expansion and build a new national headquarters in the Milwaukee suburb of New Berlin.   In March, United Heartland will break ground on a 56,000 […]

Irgens Acquires Brookfield Property



Milwaukee – Irgens, a full-service real estate firm headquartered in Milwaukee, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Bluemound Crossings (formerly referred to as the Liberty Property Trust Center) in Brookfield, Wis.   Located at 16620-16650 Bluemound Road, Bluemound Crossings is situated in one of the state’s most active retail and commercial corridors. The two […]

Green Building Initiative™ Recognizes Remington Medical Commons for Sustainable Design and Construction



Bolingbrook, Ill. – Irgens celebrated a sustainable construction milestone today when Remington Medical Commons became the first building in the state of Illinois to be recognized for achievements in sustainable design and construction which were identified using the Green Globes™ environmental assessment and rating system for commercial buildings.   Roger C. Claar, Mayor of Bolingbrook, […]

Tolleson Commerce Center Now Complete



Phoenix – Irgens is pleased to announce the completion of their newest Arizona development, Tolleson Commerce Center. Irgens is offering these five industrial buildings within a multi-use business park for lease or purchase. There is also a 2.5 acre build-to-suit site available for future development.   Tolleson Commerce Center is positioned on the northwest corner […]

Rezin Orthopedics to Open Newest Office at Remington Medical Commons



Bolingbrook, Ill. – Irgens is pleased to announce the signing of Rezin Orthopedics and Sports Medicine as a primary tenant in their newest medical office development Remington Medical Commons.   Rezin Orthopedics and Sports Medicine offers quality, comprehensive orthopedic care including subspecialties in sports, spine, hand, podiatry, total joint replacement, and trauma/reconstructive procedures. Their state-of-the-art, […]

Mayfair Woods Awarded LEED-CS Silver Certification


Milwaukee – Irgens Development Partners, LLC’s commitment to minimizing the footprint of their newest commercial development and focusing on sustainable design principles received validation this week when Mayfair Woods Business & Technology Center was awarded a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for the Core & Shell of the Building from the […]

Children’s Hospital to Open Pediatric Specialty Clinic in New Berlin


New Berlin, Wis. – Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin will open a three-story, 74,000 square foot pediatric specialty clinic in New Berlin in summer 2009. Services at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Clinics – New Berlin will include a variety of pediatric specialties such as allergy/asthma, audiology, cardiology and pulmonary. The clinic also will include walk-in laboratory […]

Irgens Closes on Land in Tempe


Tempe, Ariz. – Irgens has recently closed on the purchase of 1.75 acres of land on 979 Playa del Norte Drive located on the north bank of Tempe Town Lake and just east of the southeast quadrant of Scottsdale Road and the Loop 202 freeway in Tempe. This site is geographically in the center of […]

Irgens Celebrates “Topping Out” of Phoenix Office Project



Phoenix – Just five months after breaking ground, Irgens is celebrating the “topping out” of their 5055 East Washington building. Topping Out, one of the construction industry’s oldest customs, celebrates the highest point of a building’s progress and signifies that the building structure is nearing completion.   5055 East Washington is a three-story, 52,500 square […]

Green Building Initiative™ Recognizes Chandler Airport Commerce Center for Sustainable Design and Construction


Chandler, Ariz. – The Chandler Airport Commerce Center was recognized today by the Green Building Initiative for achievements in sustainable design and construction, which were identified using the Green Globes environmental assessment and rating system for commercial buildings.   Mark Rossolo, Director of State and Local Outreach for the GBI, presented Irgens leaders with a […]

Irgens Health Care Facilities Group Launches Healthcare Real Estate Advisory Services


Milwaukee – Irgens Health Care Facilities Group is a division of Irgens Development Partners, LLC (Irgens) that has been focused on offering comprehensive real estate solutions to clients in the healthcare sector since the firm was founded in 1983. On Jan. 1, 2008, the company formally launched a new initiative: Real Estate Advisory Services. This […]