Bradford Allen Expands its Suburban Agency Services Team

CHICAGO – Jeffrey Bernstein and Laurence Elbaum, principals and co-founders of Bradford Allen are pleased to announce that Cody Sundberg and Rawly Lantz have joined the firm’s Downers Grove office as Managing Director and Director respectively.  

Sundberg and Lantz come to Bradford Allen from Cawley Chicago Commercial Realty and will focus on agency representation in the suburban Chicago market. The duo also brings two significant agency projects to the firm, the Oak Creek Center of Lombard, Illinois and 950 Warrenville Road in Lisle, Illinois. The Oak Creek Center is a master-planned office park comprised of eleven office and flex buildings situated on 70 acres of land. The majority of the property is currently occupied, but various units are available. 950 Warrenville Road in Lisle is a 99,000 square foot, three-story, Class A office facility with immediate access to Interstate 88. The property is 93% leased.

“The addition of Cody and Rawly, two esteemed industry professionals, is a testament to the success of our unique leasing strategies and marketing programs,” said Bernstein, who leads the firm’s growing agency practice. “It’s also a valuable opportunity for Bradford Allen to expand our agency capabilities and presence in the suburban market.”

Joel Berger, Managing Director of Bradford Allen who oversees the suburban office added, “Cody and Rawly bring several years of experience and vast industry knowledge to our team. They will offer significant advantages to our current clients and will enable us to develop new relationships throughout the marketplace.”

Prior to joining Bradford Allen, Sundberg was a senior vice president with Cawley Chicago. He has closed nearly 700,000 square feet in transactions in both Illinois and Arizona where he is a licensed sales person. Sundberg is actively pursuing the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) and Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute (CCIM) designations. He is a graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and currently resides in Chicago.

Lantz, also previously employed at Cawley Chicago where he served as vice president, joins the firm having negotiated more than $15,000,000 in rental income for his clients. He has represented multiple institutional owners including KBS, Lexington Realty Trust and Stone Creek Properties. He is a member of the Chicago Chapter of NAIOP and licensed sales person in Illinois. Lantz is a graduate of Western Illinois University, an avid golfer and a volunteer for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. He currently resides in Western Springs, Ill.

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