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Chicago Chapter

The Chicago Chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has over 400 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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National Forums Symposium 2015

Sun, Apr 12th - Tue, Apr 14th

National Forums members will gather for their annual spring Symposium – a… Read More

Raw Land to Pad Ready: I-88 Gateway Logistics Center, North Aurora

Thursday, April 23rd

Join The Opus Group for an interactive “Developer for a Day” educational… Read More

Net Demand for Industrial Space No Sign of Letting Up

A report recently released by the NAIOP Research Foundation says that net demand for industrial space could reach 242 million square feet in 2015.  Read more

Outstanding Developing Leader

Learn about young professionals leading the industry and the NAIOP Chicago Chapter.

Peter Kelly, Vice President, Lincoln Property Company, is a NAIOP Chicago Developing Leaders Board member.  Read more about Peter

Chicago Chapter Updates

  • Legislative Newsflash - Chapter Issues Letter to Governor Rauner

    Legislative Newsflash
    March 13, 2015

    NAIOP Chicago recently issued a letter of introduction to Governor Bruce Rauner expressing the Chapter’s willingness to lend…