Best Developer, City: Related Midwest

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Related Midwest, the Chicago office of Related Companies, is the preeminent Chicago developer of luxury condominium and rental homes, affordable housing and unique mixed-use properties since 1988.  Recognized for its innovative, market-defining developments, Related Midwest creates properties of enduring value, such as 340 on the Park, the first LEED-Silver residential tower in the Midwest.

Currently the most active player in Chicago development, Related Midwest has two ultra luxury rental high-rise developments totaling more than 1,000 residences under 500 Lake Shore Drive, now open, and 111 West Wacker Drive, opening Summer 2014.

Related Midwest’s luxury condominium portfolio also includes South Loop Luxury by Related, which includes three marquee developments in the South Loop totaling 500 residences. Among Related Midwest’s successes in the downtown Chicago area are The Residences on Lake Shore Park (comprising 840 Lake Shore Drive, The Pearson and The Belvedere), the Park Hyatt Hotel and Condominiums at 800 N. Michigan Avenue.

“At Related Midwest, we consider the brokerage community to be a vital partner in helping us introduce Chicago’s most exciting new residential developments. They are the backbone of our business and are instrumental to our success. We champion their role in this industry, as we know it’s not easy. That’s why it’s extremely rewarding to see that support reciprocated by being named Developer of the Year in the Agents’ Choice Awards. We’re honored by the recognition, and look forward to continuing to foster strong relationships with Chicagoland’s best brokers.”

-Curt Bailey, president, Related Midwest

Nominees: Belgravia Group,  Ranquist Development Group

THE WINNERS

• Rookie of the Year, City and Suburbs •

• Developer of the Year, City and Suburbs •

• Best Brokerage Website • Best Agent Website • Best Dressed •

• Lender of the Year • Charitable Services Award • Association VIP •

• Managing Broker of the Year, City and Suburbs •

• Industry MVP, City and Suburbs •