Miller Chicago was launched in September 2012 and focuses on serving the Chicago Commercial Real Estate market. The brokers of Miller Chicago specialize in not only Commercial property but also focus on servicing Commercial accounts such as investors, developers, and financial institutions. Miller Chicago is founded on the belief that the keys to success are sound strategy, relationships, integrity, hard work, and the ability to adapt to any situation or environment. Miller Chicago’s services include investment sales, retail, office, industrial, mixed-use, and multi-family brokerage (sales and leasing), and property consulting. The Miller Chicago team is a truly well-rounded group of professionals who will bring together their experience in a variety of different sectors within real estate, finance, law, development, investments, sales, and marketing to bring a full-service and results oriented approach to their clients’ properties. Miller Chicago clients can be confident that the Miller Chicago team will bring their positive attitudes and unparalleled enthusiasm and energy to every deal.
Andrea put together her first foreclosure transaction in Chicago in 2001 and has been interested in Real Estate ever since. She has experience in both Real Estate and Real Estate finance, having spent the beginning of her career on Wall Street in New York at an investment bank in the Financial Analytics and Structured Transactions group of the Mortgage trading desk, performing collateral, deal structure, and valuation analysis. She then transitioned to VP of Sales, trading mortgage backed bonds and other securities with institutional investor clients. She then worked with a building/development/RE investment company as a business and project manager where she participated in a variety of projects ranging from the building of custom luxury homes to the procurement and renovation of distressed properties that were converted to housing for disabled veterans. She has since moved back home to Chicago and is using her experience to help clients find, analyze, manage and lease RE investments.
Andrea has experience with a full range of Real Estate Professionals having strong relationships and experience working on all aspects of a transaction. She specializes in the sale and leasing of commercial property and her client list includes primarily commercial accounts such as investors, developers, and financial institutions.
Andrea received her BS in Finance from the University of Illinois, her MBA with concentrations in Analytic Finance and Econometrics from the University of Chicago, and she resides in Wicker Park. Andrea is affiliated with University of Illinois Alumni Association, CFA Institute, Real Estate Investment Association, International Council of Shopping Centers, Chicago Real Estate Council, and Urban Land Institute. She also served as a Professional Advisor at DePaul University’s School for New Learning.