About Us

Investing in and with our Community

About Us

Harrington Brown, LLC was founded by David R. Brown - a commercial real estate veteran. David has 35 years of experience generating property value through asset management, development, redevelopment and leasing, as well as creatively positioning assets for sale. He combines his extensive institutional real estate knowledge, experience and relationships with a passion for community building and responsible land use.

Mr. Brown is a long-time resident of Chicago's north side and has been actively involved in the community as a volunteer and Board member of various organizations.

Detailed Bio: David R. Brown - President

News and Press Releases

June 2017: Chicago Avenue 'gateway' development unveiled

January 2016: Long Planned Montrose Green development back on track

January 2016: Busy North Side apartment developer kicks off Ravenswood project

April 2015: Megalytics: A New Data Analytics Platform For Commercial Real Estate

April 2015: Montrose Green Development Gets Zoning OK From Pawar

April 2015: Montrose Green Apartment Development Zoning Change Gets Pawar, Neighborhood Group Support

April 2015: Long Planned Montrose Green TOD Earns Aldermanic Support

December 2014: Montrose Green TOD Actually Fits Its Neighborhood Just Fine

December 2014: Neighbors Clash Over Proposed Transit-Oriented Development on Montrose

November 2014: Montrose Green Planner:The Time Is Right for Transit-Oriented Development

November 2014: Transit-Oriented Apartment-Retail-Office Development Coming to Montrose

November 2014: Long Planned Montrose Green Proposal Finally Moving Forward

October 2014: Band of Bohemia Brewhouse in Ravenswood Makes Progress Toward 2015 Opening

January 2014: Harrington Brown and Avison Young Team Up to Sell 10 North Dearborn in Chicago CBD

December 2012: Feeding Souls:Common Pantry Longtime Volunteers Give Voice to the City's Hungry

September 2012: The Common Food Pantry Celebrates A New Book, And 45 Years of Service

July 2012: Anonymous Post on EveryBlock Questions Ald. Pawar and Developers' Integrities Charges Turn Out To Be 'Mostly Crap'

June 2012: An Organic Pop-up Garden in Ravenswood is Giving Restaurants a Chance to Grow Their Own Food

March 2012: Harrington Brown Forms Real Estate Investment Banking Practice Through Partnership with The Peakstone Group

March 2012: Harrington Brown's Montrose Green Project Sponsors Neighborhood's First Community Garden

April 2011: Harrington Brown Expands Capabilities in Arizona by Partnering with Boulders and NOBEUS

December 2010: Harrington Brown and Sansone Partner in Central/SE U.S. and Florida for Management and Brokerage

March 2010: REDICO and Harrington Brown to Manage Portfolio Owned by Lehman Brothers in Michigan

February 2010: Harrington Brown Teams Up with REDICO to Represent Chicago Lender on Office Property in Florida