About Us

What Makes Us Different?

Blending small town values with big city ideas, We'll exceed your dreams, not your budget. Our honesty, integrity and ingenuity are what have allowed us to grow to this point. Our drive, creativity and continued learning is what sets us apart from the rest. 

What You Get With Us

Our team has been chosen for their skills and knowledge. Every member has experience in their field which means we have resources in all areas of the industry. Combining expert knowledge, company wide, we create exactly what you're looking for and save you money! 

Give Us A Shot

Dream big. Tell us exactly what you want and we'll  make it happen. Our financial gurus will help make the most of your budget. Our builders will bring your dream to life. Our designers will bring it all together better than you ever imagined. Make your dreams a reality with us!

Meet the Team



Founder/Chief Executive Officer

Founded in 1979, George has led Building & Houses to becoming one of the leaders in developing Chicago's downtown and surrounding neighborhoods. 




In 15 years, Peter has moved up the ranks and has become our newest president.  He has impressed many as a forward thinker and excellent communicator. 



Chief Marketing Officer

Spearheading marketing campaigns that brought on new investors, Beth has made a name for herself with spacious designs. 

Why Choose Buildings & Houses

40 Years and Counting


Starting with a small set of apartment buildings, we have grown to residential and commercial high rises  in our cities downtown. We provide everything from leasing and property management to legal support.

State of the Art Designs


Our team of architects and designers have created award winning designs. We will work with you to develop the distinctive look you envision. Make sure to check out our completed projects.

Building & Houses Cares


A portion of our annual earnings is invested to local non-profits to help make a difference in our community. Subscribe with us to stay up to date with all our upcoming events.