About

Overview

Ameritus LLC is a uniquely positioned commercial real estate investment and service firm based in Chicago. The firm invests in and operates commercial and multi-family real estate with a focus on Midwest markets where its knowledge and relationships create a competitive advantage. Through its series of Ameritus Real Estate Fund vehicles, the firm serves as the local operating partner to institutional investors, private equity firms, and high net worth families.

Founded in 1999, Ameritus offers a fully integrated operating and management platform. Ameritus offers these core services to its capital partners and third-party clients, and are fundamental to its success in creating and maintaining value for investors. Ameritus feels strongly about the alignment of interests, and as such, has the willingness and significant capability to invest in real estate projects along with its capital partners.

The Ameritus Team consists of talented individuals who have successfully developed and managed businesses at both national real estate firms and entrepreneurial investment boutiques. At these firms, our key principals have been involved in over $4 Billion of commercial real estate transactions and investments. Individually, each member of the firm contributes a valuable and unique skill set with core competencies in leasing, management, and investment acquisitions. When working in concert, these complimentary capabilities serve as the foundation of Ameritus’s dynamic commercial real estate platform designed to provide a high level of service to both our investors and clients.

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Awards and Sustainability

Ameritus is proud to be recognized for its excellence in building management and sustainability. Ameritus has been on the leading edge of redevelopment and sustainability for its real estate portfolio since its founding. Over its history, the firm's investment activities have been focused on repositioning assets into modern and functional buildings which serve the needs of today's tenants. Ameritus has a passion for preserving the grand architecture of the past while making modern improvements which benefit both tenants and the environment.

Throughout its history, Ameritus has been honored by its peers and industry groups for its efforts in these areas.

TOBY Award winner for Renovated Building of the Year from BOMA for its 205 West Wacker project.

TOBY Award winner for Renovated Building of the Year from BOMA for its 211 West Wacker project.

LEED Silver Designation for 211 West Wacker - oldest building in the State of Illinois to receive such recognition at the time of the award.

LEED Gold Designation for 205 West Wacker.