Category: Northwest Indiana

It doesn't pay to be a small business today

Small businesses are struggling. Just ask John Robinson. He’s executive vice president with the Indianapolis office of Jones Lang LaSalle, a commercial real estate company. When he looks at the commercial real estate market across Indianapolis and its suburbs, he notices one thing: Those tenants that want to lease space in the 10,000- to 30,000-square-foot... Read more »

Do Illinois' problems make Northwest Indiana more attractive to businesses?

Downtown Valparaiso, not too far from where I once lived. Long ago, back when I was barely out of college, a friend and I were traveling to Ohio. We had to go through Indiana to get there. We found ourselves motoring along the Indiana Tollway in the middle of the night, not a whiff of... Read more »