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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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32nd Annual Awards for Excellence

Thursday, November 14th

Thursday, November 14, 2019 Join NAIOP Chicago for our annual Awards for Excellence… Read More

2020 Real Estate Forecast

Thursday, January 16th

Preparing for your next big deal?  Start off in the right direction… Read More

DL Profile: Grady Capobianco

NAIOP Chicago has an outstanding group of Developing Leaders (members 35 and under) who are already making an impact in the Chicagoland market.  Read our latest DL Profile and learn about Grady Capobianco, Conor Commercial Real Estate.

Building Future Leaders

NAIOP Chicago is committed to diversity inclusion and to fostering the next generation of industry leaders.  WATCH OUR VIDEO and see how you can you join us and make a difference.

Read Our Report: TIF Success Stories

NAIOP Chicago published TIF Success Stories: Funding Local Economic Development in the Chicago Regionthe culmination of a thorough and detailed initiative by NAIOP Chicago to highlight the benefits of Tax Increment Financing as a valuable and effective tool to not only spur economic development but create jobs and increase a community’s tax base.  READ MORE

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…