The John Buck Company

Founded in 1981, The John Buck Company has established a track record and reputation as a premier, vertically-integrated real estate operating company focused on major U.S. urban markets. Since inception, JBC has made principal investments in assets comprising more than $6.7 billion of gross value, and acquired, developed, or redeveloped over 42 million square feet of office, residential and mixed-use properties. After more than 30 years of shifting ahead of the curve and redefining boundaries, The John Buck Company is writing the next chapter.

Buck Management Group

Buck Management Group (“BMG”) provides property management for JBC investments and third-party accounts. With an emphasis on providing best-in-class services to owners and occupants, BMG offers a vast range of services including a robust operating platform, project management services, financial services, and risk management.


JGMA is a unique design firm with a broad practice that includes architecture, interiors, branding, signage, graphic design, product design, furniture design, wayfinding and sustainability. Established on the notion that design matters in Chicago, the firm’s focus has been to challenge paradigms and project types in which the exploration of design has been forgotten with clients in education, healthcare, housing and the civic space.

Fitzgerald Associates Architects

Fitzgerald is the fifth generation of a firm founded in 1919. Their reputation was built upon paradigm-shifting apartment and condominium buildings — including several along Lake Shore Drive — and luxurious homes and hotels for Chicago’s most prestigious residents. FitzGerald continues its tradition of designing outstanding spaces, and have expanded their practice to corporate headquarters, retail, hotels, mixed-use developments, community plans, affordable housing, and luxury residences throughout Chicago, the suburbs, and the region.