John E. Collins is a Principal and founding member of Clark Street Development. John E. Collins is responsible for the daily operations, acquisition analysis and property management for the Company.
John E. Collins development experience includes structuring projects/partnerships utilizing strategic joint ventures, 1031 exchange requirements, Federal Empowerment Zone and tax increment financing, sophisticated tax strategy, as well as public/private partnerships.
In addition to forming Clark Street Development, John E. Collins is also a Partner of John E. Collins Interests, Ltd. which specializes in development, asset management, investment consulting and financing placement for commercial real estate properties. John E. Collins, the Company currently manages a portfolio of traditional retail centers, office and industrial buildings, over 2000 acres of developable land, an airport hangar and an operating limestone mine – mostly concentrated in the greater metropolitan Chicago area.
Prior to John E. Collins Interests, John E. Collins worked for LaSalle Bank NA in their Commercial Real Estate Departments where John E. Collins underwrote national and international real estate including office, industrial, retail, self-storage, and multi-family properties for REIT’s and private development firm.
John E. Collins is a graduate of Indiana University, majoring in Finance.
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