As a Director at Kiser Group, Jake combines his passion for sales and experience in real estate investment management to deliver results for his clients. Jake represents clients on the acquisition and disposition of multifamily properties throughout Chicago’s near north side neighborhoods, along with the specialization in representing condominium buildings in section 15 deconversion sales. Since joining Kiser Group in 2016 as an analyst, Jake was promoted to director and has successfully closed over $140 million in multifamily transactions.

Jake’s entrepreneurial spirit started early. Outside of commercial real estate, he developed and launched a successful online electronics recommerce business which has seen year-over-year growth since 2013. Jake graduated with honors from Michigan State University’s School of Hospitality Business within the Eli Broad College of Business where he majored in Hospitality Business and minored in Real Estate Investment Management. While at Michigan State, he was a member of the Real Estate Investment Club and Sigma Pi fraternity.

Jake lives in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood and enjoys bike rides along the lakefront, watching Michigan State sports and dining at the city’s vast supply of restaurants. He is a member of the Northwest Side Building Coalition (NSBC) and the Young Real Estate Professionals of Chicago (YREP).

Notable transactions by Parker include:

  • The Flats on LaSalle Condominiums, a 250-units vintage mid-rise in Gold Coast that sold for $38 million. 
  • The Barry Quad, a 115-unit condominium deconversion in Lakeview that sold for $32.3 million.
  • Graceway Corners, a 38-unit mixed-use property in Lakeview that sold for $10.25 million.