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Cawley Chicago was founded in 1998 by Daniel Cawley with the mission to provide unparalleled service to the small/mid-sized companies that were being overlooked by the larger firms. Today, our internally owned group of dedicated commercial real estate professionals are committed to servicing all clients with unsurpassed experience and the highest level of personal service based on the same principals the company was originally founded on.

We concentrate and specialize in leasing, sales, investment disposition/acquisition, consulting and asset/property management. Our goal is to help business and property owners create, maintain and monetize their maximum property value. We’ve created an internal culture that thrives on the trust and experience of our peers to be as productive as possible on behalf of our clients throughout these service lines.

Timeline

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1998

Cawley Chicago established

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2007

Cawley Chicago closed record 285K SF 10 year lease

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2008

Cawley Chicago celebrated 10-year anniversary

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2010

Asset/Property Management Division Created

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2011

Investment team established & closed 1st transaction of 9.8M in sales

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2013

Company celebrated 15-year anniversary & 25M in investment sales

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2014

Achieved record $28.5M in investment sales; 1.5M SF management portfolio added

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2016

Capital Markets Division established; Management Team added 2.6M to potfolio

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2018

20th anniversary City of Chicago Brokerage team established; Plymouth REIT 3M Management Portfolio

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2019

Opened 2nd office in downtown Chicago

Founder and President

Daniel Cawley, SIOR

President, Founder & Managing Broker

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Sales Manager

Michael McKiernan

Principal | Sales Manager

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Capital Markets

Brenten Blakeman

Senior Associate, Capital Markets

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Mike Harvey

Senior Vice President, Capital Markets

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Industrial

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I-88 / I-55 Corridor

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City of Chicago

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North Corridor

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I-80 / I-55 Corridor

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O’Hare Market

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Chicago Neighborhoods Market

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I-90 Corridor

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I-88 Corridor

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