Stan Nitzberg is Principal and the Executive Vice President of Mid-America Real Estate Corporation, the Midwest’s leading full-service retail real estate organization. He also serves on the Board of Directors for many philanthropic organizations, including the Metropolitan YMCA of Chicago, the Magnificent Mile Association, and the Chicago Loop Alliance. Mr. Nitzberg is also a past Director of the Chicago Police Foundation and the past President of The Magnificent Mile Charitable Foundation. In 2016, Stan was the recipient of Holsten Human Capital Development’s Community Sustainability Award for his two decades of support of affordable housing as a viable way of ending homelessness. He is also a six-time recipient of the Chicago Retail Broker of the Year Award.
Stan’s focus is on urban retail projects, having transacted leases for more than two million square feet of retail on North Michigan Avenue, Oak Street, State Street and North/Clybourn markets. He has also been directly involved in the closing of more than $2 billion of retail investment sale transactions, including properties on North Michigan Avenue and Oak Street.
In this podcast, Stan reflects upon his vast experience and shares his thoughts on the evolution of the Chicago real estate market.