Commercial Sales


Specializing In

Apartment Buildings

Mixed-Use Buildings

Development Sites

Root Realty Investment Property Sales

Since 1983 Root Realty has focused on delivering excellent client service to Chicago real estate investors. We make real estate investment simple by providing best-in-industry services to sellers and buyers of apartment buildings, development sites, and owner user commercial assets. From 3 flat owner occupied properties, 30 unit low rise apartment buildings, all the way  to church campuses we have had the honor of helping or clients reach their intended goals for over 30 years!

Why Choose Root

Trusted Advisor

Local investors, institutional groups, and lenders have been relying on our judgment since 1983.

Market Expertise

We are Chicago's specialists for multifamily and mixed-use real estate.


We adopt cutting-edge technology to benefit our clients and residents.

Customer Service

Our relationship-based philosophy is proven to drive optimal asset performance.

Who is Root Realty?

The Root Realty Advantage

We are constantly sourcing deals through a variety of channels to provide our clients access to quality, vetted investment opportunities.

Our vertically integrated life cycle model allows us to underwrite competitive offers based on real rent, renovation-cost, and operating-expense assumptions.

Our analytics-based approach focuses on developing a portfolio of high-quality, risk-adjusted real estate assets in areas projected to have top future growth.

Our reputation for market knowledge, trustworthiness, customer service, and results has earned our clients’ loyalty and repeat business.

What Makes us Different?

Investment Property Specialist

Root Realty’s unique sales team specializes Chicago investment properties. Our focus enables us to deliver expertise that is unrivaled.

Innovative Marketing

Our expert marketing team studies the real buyer pool when determining the best approach for selling your property. Our customized, cutting-edge marketing packages tell a story that attract buyers and drive demand.

Client Service

Our clients know whats going on with their sale. We provide regualr progress updates and market feedback assessments.

Maximum Exposure

As one of the top real estate companies, we subscribe to the MLS and Costar. Combined with the rolodex of buyers we have created since 1983, our listings get maximum exposure.

Buyers - Curious About Buying Apartment Buildings?



  • Root Realty is a full-service, solutions-oriented investment advisor.
  • Our advisors partner closely with you, designing your investment strategy by listening carefully to your goals and understanding your risk tolerance.
  • We’re in Chicago, watching in real time for shifting demographics; and improvements that drive demand.
  • Our opportunities include combinations of multifamily, commercial, mixed-use, or ground up development investments.

Sellers - Considering Selling?



  • LISTEN FIRST: We want to meet you to understand your goals and discuss whether a sale makes sense.
  • VALUE: If you decide that it might be the right time to sell, we will prepare a detailed analysis to determine the market value and asking price.
  • PLAN: The next step is for us to lay out our marketing plan, so you know what we are going to do.
  • COMMUNICATE: Selling your investment is a big deal, we want you to know what we are doing. Once the property is on the market you can expect regular updates.
  • CLOSE: Once an offer is received, we will assist with negotiation, document exchange, closing, and beyond.

Get in Touch!

Thinking about buying or selling an investment asset in Chicago? We’d like to talk to you! Contact our Director of Sales Kevin Itima at 773-904-1387 or submit the information by filling out the form.

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