About

Muinzer is an affiliate of Chicago-based South Street Capital, a privately controlled real estate investment, development and property management firm founded in 2002 by Marc Muinzer. Our track record spans over 1.5 million square feet of acquisitions and ground-up developments in niche asset classes including student housing, creative office and urban retail.


With nearly two decades of experience, Muinzer has grown into a premier owner, operator, and developer of commercial and residential real estate throughout the Midwest. Our vertically integrated platform includes property management, asset management, design, development, capital markets and leasing functions. 


We take a visionary, entrepreneurial approach to real estate. As tenant demands and commercial real estate markets have evolved, so to have our team and our strategic vision. We think quickly and move fast. Where other firms see a roadblock, we see an opportunity. Muinzer creates value through putting our tenants first, anticipating leasing trends, active property management, sourcing off-market acquisition opportunities and implementing value-added strategies that generate exceptional risk-adjusted returns.  


Muinzer targets stabilized, repositioning and development opportunities. We specialize in identifying undervalued assets that offer value-added potential with asymmetrical upside returns and limited downside risk. Our acquisitions team, which includes professionals with institutional real estate and capital markets experience, conducts deal sourcing, underwriting, due diligence, structuring and financing responsibilities. From an investment perspective, Muinzer is flexible and employs a multitude of deal structures to access commercial real estate markets including outright property acquisition, bank debt acquisition, option to acquire, joint ventures, first mortgage lending, second mortgage lending, mezzanine lending, GP and co-GP investments and LP investments. 


Muinzer is actively seeking new acquisition opportunities to accompany our existing portfolio and development pipeline, which presently exceeds 500,000 square feet. Please email marc@muinzer.com for more information.