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Chicago Chapter

The Chicago Chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has over 600 members who are the voice of commercial real estate in the Chicago area. Our members represent the top real estate firms in Chicago who are on the cutting-edge of today’s emerging development opportunities.

NAIOP is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP’s powerful membership has enabled the industry to become one of America’s leading economic engines. NAIOP advances responsible, sustainable development that creates jobs and benefits the communities in which our members work and live.  Learn more

Upcoming Events

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Developing Leaders Off the Record with Sean Spellman

Tuesday, February 4th

Join the NAIOP Chicago Developing Leaders for an exclusive sit-down with Sean… Read More

Congratulations to Our 2019 Awards Winners

NAIOP Chicago announces 2019 Awards for Excellence Winners in 13 categories.  See Our 2019 Awards Winners

Building a Stronger Tomorrow

NAIOP Chicago is committed to diversity inclusion and to building the next generation of industry leaders.  Watch Our Video and learn about the Immersion Program, that took place this past summer in partnership with NAIOP, REEC and Roosevelt University, introducing Chicago Public High School students to the CRE industry.  

Meet an Outstanding Young Professional

Learn more about Kelsey Perrin, Assistant Vice President of Acquisitions at Heitman and NAIOP Chicago Developing Leader Board Member. She shares her professional advice on the importance of networking and its role in creating opportunities for future business.

Chicago Chapter Updates

  • Congratulations to the 2019-20 University Scholarship Recipients!

    NAIOP Chicago is excited to introduce our 2019-20 University Scholarship recipients. These three students from DePaul, Marquette, and Roosevelt University…