Danny Spitz is a 13 year veteran in commercial real estate sales and joined Baum Realty Group as Managing Director of Investment Sales in 2011. Since that time, Danny has completed transactions valued at over $450,000,000. Prior to Baum, Danny spent five years at @properties Commercial, where he pioneered the commercial division of the company and specialized in investment sales and retail leasing.
Danny began his real estate career working for Chicago-based MB Financial Bank. He gained experience underwriting a variety of real estate transactions and commercial and industrial business loans. Transactions typically ranged up to $30,000,000. After receiving his broker license in 2004, Danny spent two years in a one-on-one mentorship focused on commercial real estate brokerage and development.
Danny has served as Vice-Chairman for the Chicago Association of Realtors’ (CAR) Commercial Forum and is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. Previously, he served as a Director of Young Real Estate Professionals (YREP) and in 2010 was awarded a Silver Award from CAR for total lease volume. Danny is a licensed Illinois Real Estate Broker.
Danny was born and raised in Skokie, IL and attended Arizona State University where he graduated with Honors and received a bachelor’s degree Cum Laude in Finance at the W.P. Carey School of Business.