Chicago's High-Tech Buildings: Reimagining Timeless 141 West Jackson for Today's Modern Tenant

High-Tech Buildings Chicago | on September 12, 2018

GlenStar Asset Management provides proof constant evolution is possible with Wired Certification

141 West Jackson's Platinum Wired Certification signals the nearly 90-year-old art deco landmark is supplying the Central Loop with 1.2M SF of best-in-class office space, modern amenities, and state-of-the-art technology supported by resilient digital infrastructure. While -the property has a rich history of serving Chicago's financial tenants & trading firms, $35M in strategic improvements are attracting new, dynamic tenant classes. 

The historic asset is outfitted with digital connectivity that empower tenants to get online and stay online in their space and throughout the building. Here's a snapshot of those features: 

  • The power of choice: Tenants can choose from 12 high-speed fiber providers (including AT&T, Cogent, Comcast & more) or bring in a new provider with ease.
  • Mitigated risk: Outages and potential damage are mitigated due to multiple entry points for cabling into the building and telecom equipment that is well-cared for and secure.
  • Boosted cell phone service: A DAS (distributed antenna system) ensures mobile coverage throughout the historic asset. 

 Tenants across all industries can rest assured knowing that the appropriate technological measures have been implemented to power their productivity.


About Christine Torres, WiredScore Head of Chicago 

christine headshot circleChristine began her career as a tenant rep broker for Colliers International and MB Real Estate. There, she saw leasing teams struggle to effectively respond to increasingly sophisticated tenant connectivity requirements. As Head of Chicago for WiredScore, Christine leads the adoption of Wired Certification in the Chicago market to solve this issue for tenants and property owners. 

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