Aaron Joseph

Commercial Broker
Office #: 630-560-2809
Mobile #: 312-404-7789
Aaron [at] LMTEAM.COM

Aaron is a Commercial Broker specializing in industrial development and infill in Chicago and the surrounding urban area. Aaron is a real estate expert with 15 years of experience in investment and development including acquisitions and asset management, project management, planning and design, and finance with an emphasis on urban resilience, infrastructure, infill and mixed use real estate.  Aaron will leverage his real estate development experience and understanding of urban projects to develop and expand LM’s infill industrial development projects in metro Chicago.   
Career History:  
Prior to joining LM, Aaron served as Vice President of Development for WBS Equities, LLC where he led corporate development activities including acquisitions, partnerships and asset management for value-add, adaptive reuse and ground-up development projects. He worked with cross-functional teams of contractors, engineers, designers and financial partners on capital projects totaling over $50M.  Additionally, Aaron forged a strategic partnership with a capital partner focused on infill industrial development ($5-50M per project.)  Aaron also spent three years as the Deputy Sustainability Officer for Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration as a senior advisor overseeing the sustainability policy.  

University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI 
Bachelor of Arts, History and Art History   2000
University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, IL
Master of Business Administration, Concentration Finance & Entrepreneurship    2008
*Awarded merit-based Rath Fellowship
*Elected Co-Chair of Real Estate Group
Urban Land Institute Chicago, Young Visionary Aware, 2015
Chicago Booth Real Estate Alumni Group, Co-Chair Midwest Region
LEED Accredited Professional
Licensed Illinois Real Estate Broker
Specialties:      Urban Infill Real Estate Development