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MEET THE TEAM

We Create Visionary Neighborhoods and Communities That Transform Urban Life

City by city, property by property, experience by experience, we transform what it means to live, to connect, to belong.
 
We are Related.

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Related Midwest

Related Midwest, the Chicago office of Related Companies, is the preeminent developer of mixed-use properties, affordable housing communities, and luxury condominium and rental homes across Chicago. For more than 30 years, Related Midwest has been dedicated to the highest standards of architecture, design, engineering and development.

Related Midwest developments in Chicago include the Robert A.M. Stern Architects-designed One Bennett Park, a 70-story luxury residential tower and adjacent park by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates; luxury condominiums and rental apartments including 500 N. Lake Shore Drive and OneEleven; Landmark West Loop, a 300-unit tower; and mixed-use and affordable housing communities including Marshall Field Garden Apartments and the historic Julia C. Lathrop Homes.

Related Midwest has developed, acquired and preserved more than 6,500 affordable residences and currently has an additional 3,600 in development. Over the past 10 years, Related Midwest has awarded more than $250 million to minority- and women-owned businesses and hired more than 500 community residents. The company has also helped 15 small businesses launch and grow by awarding them their first contracts.

Related Companies

Related Companies is a global real estate and lifestyle company defined by innovation and the most prominent privately-owned real estate firm in the United States. Formed over 40 years ago, Related is a fully-integrated, highly diversified industry leader with experience in virtually every aspect of development, acquisitions, management, finance, marketing and sales. Headquartered in New York City, Related has offices and major developments in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, South Florida, Washington, D.C., Abu Dhabi and London, and boasts a team of approximately 4,000 professionals. With over $60 billion in assets owned or under development including the 28-acre Hudson Yards neighborhood on Manhattan’s West Side, The Grand and Related Santa Clara in California and The 78 in Chicago. Related was recently named to Fast Company Magazine’s list of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World.

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Our Partners

We build the city and then it builds us. We're proud to partner with the following companies as we build Chicago's next great neighborhood.

The 78 Team

  • Community Inclusion Council
  • F. H. Paschen
  • Gensler
  • Hunden Strategic Partners
  • Jacobs Companies
  • Jenson Hughes
  • KLOA Kenig, Lindgren, O’Hara, Aboona, Inc.
  • Knight E/A Inc.
  • Pioneer Realty Group
  • Site Design
  • SOM Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
  • University of Illinois System

Our Small Business Partners

  • Alliance Seal Coat
  • Gremley and Biedermann
  • IBuilders
  • Kates Security
  • KR Tech Group
  • MAPS 
  • MC Section 3 Construction
  • MGM Excavating
  • Perennial Companies
  • Right Painting
  • Unity Fencing