Connecting capital and communities.

DL3 Realty is a full-service real estate development firm committed to accelerating the transformation of emerging communities through high-impact commercial real estate projects.

 
 
 

DEVELOPERS

of commercial real estate projects that improve the quality of life in Chicago’s neighborhoods.

ADVISORS

to anchor institutions, regional employers and municipalities working to build strong communities.

INVESTors

who help manage institutional capital using a nationally-recognized approach to yield financial and social returns.

 

OUR VISION FOR CHICAGO’S NEIGHBORHOODS

10 years. 10,000 jobs. 10,000,000 square feet. 



"DL3 Realty is bringing a new perspective to community and economic development"

William Towns, Executive Director of Benefit Chicago


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How We Do It

A nationally-recognized, intentional approach to community revitalization

DL3 Realty’s managing partner, Leon I. Walker, is a pioneer in community-based commercial development. For the last 20 years, his nationally-recognized Venture Development model is a roadmap for yielding equity investors attractive, risk-adjusted returns via community-based, high-impact commercial real estate developments.

Learn more about Venture Development.

Englewood Square wins 2017 Most Outstanding Neighborhood Development Award from LISC/Chicago.