Annual Summer Soirée Returns

Thursday, August 12

The top networking opportunity of the year
for the neighborhood housing industry

Reconnect with your old friends—and make new friends. This event is always well-attended, and this year promises to be even more popular than usual.

Register before August 2 for $60 Early Bird Tickets

Full price tickets $75

Diamond Level Sponsors

Kiser Group



Kiser Group is Chicagoland’s leading commercial real estate brokerage firm specializing in the disposition of multifamily, mixed-use and development parcels. Founded in 2005, Kiser Group works with diverse owners and investors to value, market and close commercial properties. The firm’s unmatched combination of experience, market intelligence and track record makes Kiser Group the go-to broker for the Chicago metropolitan area. Learn more about Kiser Group by visiting www.KiserGroup.com.


Platinum Level Sponsors

Lakeside Bank




Gold Level Sponsors

Alpha Adjusting




Chase Commercial Banking



Chase Multifamily Lending: Local team with competitive rates, low fees and a reliable process for your next five or more unit apartment building loan between $500,000 to more than $25 million.


Chicago Kitchen & Bath Outlet




Community Investment Corporation (CIC)



Community Investment Corporation (CIC) is the region’s leading lender for affordable rental housing. We build vibrant communities, strengthen local businesses, and provide well-maintained homes for families by serving as a one-stop resource for local owner-operators and property managers of affordable rental housing.


Essex Realty Group



Since 1990, Essex Realty Group has served Chicago’s investment real estate market as a top multifamily brokerage firm. Built on relationships and committed to client success, Essex is a cohesive team of experienced brokers ready to help you navigate Chicago’s investment real estate world.





Greystone is a private commercial real estate finance and investment company with unmatched expertise in debt, equity, investment sales and loan servicing solutions.


Interra Realty



Interra Realty is a leading middle-market multifamily commercial real estate firm in the Chicagoland area which specializes in investment properties and provides excellent services for each of its clients.


Marcus & Millichap



For more than 50 years, Marcus & Millichap has worked tirelessly to help our clients create and preserve wealth through commercial real estate investment sales as well as debt and equity advisory. Since our founding in 1971, we have grown to more than 80 offices throughout the United States and Canada, including twelve offices here in the Midwest. We also assembled the industry’s largest and most qualified team of specialists to help provide real estate solutions that match your unique investment needs.


Motus Construction



Motus Construction is a licensed and insured general contracting firm, specializing in multifamily rehabs with a clear focus on our commitment to quality and enduring client relationships.


SPIRE Real Estate Education, Inc.



SPIRE is a state-approved real estate education provider designed to help individuals achieve a “Successful Path In Real Estate” through licensing and training programs. Our mission is in the company name.


Williams Stoker Heating




Silver Level Sponsors

Bank Leumi



Bank Leumi USA is a relationship-based boutique bank with global ties, wholly focused on passionately serving the needs of mid-market businesses and private banking clients.


Cagan Management Group



Property management enables us to provide our clients with highly responsive service, and more importantly, proactive care. This ensures satisfaction and is the most cost effective approach to all aspects of property management.





CMHDC is a non-profit agency focusing on the preservation of affordable housing in Chicago.


Loyola University Chicago



As one of the oldest and largest anchor institutions in the City of Chicago, Loyola University strategically and intentionally dedicates human and financial resources to improving quality of life for all Chicago residents through market-rate and affordable housing development, vibrant business corridors, improvements to infrastructure, and deeply rooted civic engagement.


Marquette Bank



Marquette Bank is a neighborhood bank offering real estate financing (banking, land trust services and insurance) to individuals, businesses and apartment building owners/operators.


Republic Bank of Chicago



Republic Bank of Chicago’s commercial real estate professionals build close relationships with businesses that develop, own, and operate income-producing properties. We take the time to understand your financial and operational needs, then customize lending solutions so that you can meet your goals.


Silver Property Group



Silver Property Group founded by Ron Abrams and Sam Gross is a full service proactive Real Estate company investing in multi family housing and providing Brokerage, Management, Leasing and Construction services.


Triton Realty Group



Triton Realty Group is a commercial real estate brokerage company focused on helping investors buy or sell multi-family and mixed-use properties.


Walker & Dunlop



Walker & Dunlop, one of the largest commercial real estate finance companies in the U.S., provides a comprehensive range of capital solutions for all commercial real estate asset classes as well as multifamily property sales brokerage services.


Xfinity Communities



Xfinity Communities can help you transform your community into a smart, connected community – attract residents by delivering the fast Internet they need, the entertainment they want and the flexible control they’ll love.


Bronze Level Sponsors

Bass Management



Bass Management is a full service multi-family housing provider and manager.


Chioros Properties, Inc



Creating Value in Real Estate For Decades


Erwin Law



Since 1992, Erwin Law has provided client-centric real estate, business and estate planning legal counsel to property owners, investors and managers.


Ettinger Realty



Ettinger Realty (Formerly Hallmark & Johnson Properties) is a full-service boutique commercial real estate company representing buyers, sellers, and tenants in the sales and management of all types of mid-market neighborhood commercial properties since 1979.




FGMK is a leading professional services firm providing assurance, tax and advisory services to privately held businesses, global public companies, entrepreneurs, high-net-worth individuals and not-for-profit organizations.


First Midwest Bank



First Midwest is a Chicago based bank helping our clients achieve financial success by providing a wide variety of financial services throughout the Midwest.


First National Bank of Brookfield



FNBB is a real estate bank with a Common Sense lending approach to create client wealth throughout Chicagoland and its surrounding suburbs


Freedom Title



Freedom Title Corporation was founded in 1998 with the concept of providing an experienced and quick response; performing all commercial and construction escrows to the needs of the commercial/industrial and developer/builder client.


Greater Illinois Title Company



Greater Illinois Title Company is a full service company for all your construction, title and closing services for both Local and National Transactions, where we ensure our customers receive work that is performed with the highest integrity, professionalism and efficient at a completive price.


Greenspire Realty




Independent Recycling Services



Independent Recycling is a family-owned and operated waste and recycling company that has been providing excellent service to the Chicago-land area for over 40 years.


Marvin Husby


MLC Properties


Peoples Gas/North Shore Gas Energy Efficency Program



The Peoples Gas and North Shore Gas Multi-Family Energy Efficiency Programs provide free energy-saving products and available rebates to make energy upgrades in your multi-family building. Learn how you can enhance your property value, while saving costs and energy!

For more information, visit Peoplesgasdelivery.com/multifamily and Northshoregasdelivery.com/multifamily


Rosenthal Brothers


Stratight Up Chicago Investor Podcast



The Straight Up Chicago Investor Podcast is the only podcast to focus exclusively on investing in and around the great city of Chicago. Check us out to gain insights into local neighborhoods, success stories. obstacles, and resources needed to thrive in the Windy City.


Vranas Family Partners


Winnemac Properties, Inc.



For over 20 years Winnemac Properties is a full service professional property management company serving the North side of Chicago and select south side neighborhoods.


Zillow Rentals



Zillow Rentals, composed of Zillow, Trulia and HotPads, is the most visited rentals network,* offering millions of home shoppers convenience and reliability with top-rated real estate and rental apps and websites.


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Kiser Group Staff