Essex Realty Group is a leading mid-market multifamily brokerage firm based in Chicago. Since its founding in 1990, Essex has carved a unique niche, focusing exclusively on the brokerage of investment properties valued between $1 million and $30 million, with a strong emphasis in multi-family apartment buildings, retail and shopping center sales. Essex real estate brokers average ten years of real estate experience and come from a variety of real estate backgrounds including law, accounting, finance, appraisal, and property management. This breadth of knowledge and experience benefits our clients by providing the necessary tools to anticipate and solve problems, thereby increasing the likelihood of a successful transaction. The foundation of Essex’ success is the depth of our specific multi-family market knowledge. Essex has methodically developed and maintained a thorough database of each multifamily and mixed-use property and owner by sub-market and property type. This grass-roots legwork enables Essex to provide clients with unique and valuable services.