Windy City RE is a leader in Chicago real estate investment with expertise in buying, renovating, and selling apartment buildings. Windy City RE recently acquired approximately 1000 apartment units and around 40,000 square feet of prime retail in Chicagoland, valued at over $200 million.
The team at Windy City RE always strives to find the best opportunities to grow and has proven success since its start in 1998.
Windy City RE aims to generate the maximum amount of revenue for investors by adding value to property. We work at a fast pace while delivering exceptional quality.
We acquire apartment buildings that have upside potential for improvement and add-value.
We do this with:
- Unit Remodel/Modification
- Rent Increases/Increase Cash-Flow
- Restructuring of Existing Use
- Implementing More Cost Efficient Management
We grow equity quickly
-Acquire, Renovate, Sell/Refinance
We buy into larger buildings
Not A Fund
Investors choose which projects they want to invest in. We acquire first and add investors second.
- General Contractor License and insurance
- Renovate quickly
- Lower construction costs
- Time and Materials Only
- Better Over-site
- No potential problems with sub-contractors
- No General Contractor Fees
- Better ability to find and purchase a good deal
- Better knowledge of the market and comparable sales
- Better knowledge of contracts and negotiations
- Working for the investor - No conflict of interest
- Ability to forfeit commission to add advantage to win the bid
- Lower Overall Costs, Quicker Turnover and Rental Increases
- More Efficient and Aggressive at Renting Units
- More in Touch with Day to Day Activities
- No asset management fees