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NAI Hiffman Arranges Trucking Firm’s Romeoville Lease

Representing Seefried Properties in joint venture with Clarion Partners, NAI Hiffman has completed a 150,364-square-foot industrial lease at the JV’s Romeoville Business Center, 1100-1150 W Airport Rd. in Romeoville, IL. JB Hunt, a large-scale trucking and transportation company, is taking more than half of the property’s 283,000 square feet.

NAI Hiffman EVP Daniel Leahy and SVP Benjamin Cremer represented Seefried Properties and Clarion Partners in the lease transaction; Ron Behm of Colliers International and David Lane of Burr & Temkin represented JB Hunt.

Located in the I-55 Corridor submarket, the Romeoville Business Center features 50 exterior loading docks, 120 trailer parking stalls, and close proximity to several major highways, including I-55, I-80 and I-355.

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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