Transwestern Secures 45,457 SF Office Lease for Philanthropy Center in Chicago
CHICAGO — Transwestern Commercial Services has secured a 45,457-square-foot office lease at 200 W. Madison in Chicago for FBRK, a membership-based work and philanthropy center dedicated to serving and supporting grant makers, family foundations and investors. Founded by former Chicago Bears football player Israel Idonije, FBRK Impact House will occupy three floors of the Class A office tower, which is owned by Multi-Employer Property Trust with BentallGreenOak as its advisor. The space includes a public work lounge and restaurant on the first floor, with membership access to offices, lounges and amenities on the second and third floors. FBRK Impact House is expected to open in March 2020. Larry Serota, Cece Conway and Holly Bailey of Transwestern represented FBRK in the site selection and lease negotiation.