Because we own commercial real estate ourselves, Crossroads Partners is uniquely positioned to market your asset for lease and sale. We work in partnership with you to meet long-term and short-term goals for your property.

The Crossroads brokerage team, headed by Michael Nortman, Managing Broker, and Zach Fox, Senior Vice President has over 60 years of combined experience leasing and selling commercial properties throughout Chicagoland. Our team manages transactions the same way all things are handled at Crossroads – we listen to our clients and deliver what they need. We have deep relationships within the brokerage community, and due to our corporate culture of transparency and respect, we are able to bridge gaps that others can't.

Michael Nortman
Michael has been involved in over $1 billion of transactions in his brokerage career. He has represented both institutional and private investors, and has a proven track record for getting deals done. More >

Zach Fox
Zach heads the brokerage team in the positioning of office, retail and industrial assets, execution and negotiation of sale and lease transactions and implementation of innovative property strategies for the Crossroads portfolio as well as third-party clients. Zach is also responsible for the sourcing and execution of new acquisition and disposition opportunities in and around the Chicagoland area. More >

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Vera Putro
In her 10 years as a broker, Vera has primarily focused on leasing and has represented a broad range of Landlords and Tenants in all asset classes – industrial, multifamily, retail and office. More >

Christine Simek
Christine primarily represents Landlords and Tenants in retail, general and medical office uses; however, specializes in representing both in medical office settings. More >

Mary Pittas
Mary has been a broker for over 24 years, and has represented both buyers and sellers in primarily land and industrial property transactions, as well as retail and office Landlord and Tenant representation and industrial tenant representation. More >

Kirsten Bowersox
Kirsten just recently obtained her broker's license; however, has been involved in the sale and leasing of over $400 million of real estate in her career having managed the OREO group at MB Financial prior to joining Crossroads. Her corporate / institutional real estate background lends itself well to assisting Crossroads' institutional clients develop disposition strategies for their assets. More >

Personalized Service Benefits

Experience personalized service from a dedicated team of professionals who offer:

  • More than three decades of experience in Chicago-area sales and leasing
  • Expertise in all asset classes, particularly office, medical office, retail, industrial and land
  • Solid track record of success with assets ranging from stabilized to distressed
  • Valuable relationships with others in the brokerage community, which translate into greater market knowledge and elevated visibility

Benefits Of Strategic Partnership
As your marketing partner, we will:

  • Constantly track the pulse of the market and adjust our approach in response to market conditions and prospect feedback
  • Create and follow a detailed, tailored action plan for leasing and/or selling your property
  • Widely market the property using professional materials that target the appropriate audience
  • Provide one-on-one accountability