Digital Realty – 505 North Railroad

505 North Railroad Avenue
Northlake, IL
60164 USA


Flexible shell space which can support up to 40,000 sf of raised floor from Digital Realty in the highly desirable O’Hare submarket. A dense, build to suit offering with up to 12 MW available in an N+1 configuration. Exceptional resiliency and control available to the tenant through the following features:

Tenant meet-me-room control
Dedicated power and cooling infrastructure
Diverse fiber paths and building entries
Power from multiple feeds via on-site substation
Six national fiber providers – AT&T, Verizon, CenturyLink, Zayo, Comcast, Crown Castle

Property Details


Building TypeRetrofit
Year Built2010
Building ConstructionSteel framing with metal roof and CMU exterior walls. Single-ply TPO membrane roof.
Stand Alone or Data Center CampusStand Alone
Parking Spaces30


Estimated All-In Utility Rate$0.0500 kWh
Utility Service ProviderComed
Number of Utility Feeds2


Carrier NeutralYes
Provider/Landlord Control Meet Me Rooms?Yes
Number of Carriers6
Fiber ProvidersAT&T, CenturyLlink, Comcast, Crown Castle, Verizon, Zayo




Fire Protection

Method of Fire Detection in Data Center AreaVESDA
Method of Fire Suppression in Data Center AreaDry-pipe pre-action
Method of Fire Detection in Support/Common AreaSmoke/heat detection
Method of Fire Suppression in Support/Common AreaWet-pipe for common areas


On-Site SecurityYes


Wind Rating of Roof162 MPH
Wind Rating of Structure162 MPH
Within a High Crime AreaNo
Within close proximity to a Police StationYes
Within close proximity to a Fire StationYes
Within close proximity to a HospitalYes
Miles To Nearest Airport11 miles
Nearest AirportO'Hare International Airport