Generation Brands, a designer and manufacturer of lighting products and ceiling fans, signed a renewal and 57,434-square-foot expansion at its headquarters location in Skokie, IL, bringing the retailer's total footprint to 249,434 square feet.
Located at 7300 N. Linder Ave., the 485,937-square-foot, single-story industrial complex is anchored by Woodward MPC and also houses operations for Hallmark Data Systems. ML Realty Partners purchased the property in 2008, according to CoStar information.
Michael Dolan, SVP at ML Realty Partners, pointed to the stable workforce in the Skokie area and close proximity to public transportation as primary reasons Generation Brands will remain at the location.
Bruce McConnell of Savills Studley represented Generation Brands in the transaction. Generation Brands to Keep Corporate HQ in Skokie
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