Marcus & Millichap

Frank Martinez


Mr. Martinez is a proven high-energy business development and real estate executive leader with demonstrated accomplishments in over 20+ years in business.  He is versed in the strategic and tactical sales of financial and real estate development platforms through successfully implementing new technologies, monitoring and adapting to market changes,  and identifying emerging  markets and its cycles.  He uses an integrated-solution approach to identify profitable opportunities in stabilized, value-add or distressed properties and is a master negotiator and relationship builder. His expertise and experience in the analysis, underwriting, negotiating, and financing of multifamily assets deliver maximum value to the clients he serves.

Mr. Martinez holds a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from Roosevelt University where he worked for major hospitality corporations in management positions.  Prior to joining Marcus & Millichap he was a lender and investor who originated over $325 million in business. As a lender he evaluated and structured mortgages for investors to minimize the risk and enhancing the overall return on investment.  As a private investor he has found success in short sales, rehabs, rentals, managing and selling single family residential, and multi-family properties. Throughout his career he has been a national speaker on how to analyze multifamily properties, leveraging and creative financing and how market trends effect the real estate industry. 

He currently holds an Illinois Real Estate Managing Brokers license and specializes in representing developers and investors of medium to large scale multifamily properties.  By applying the focus and experience that made him a successful investor to advising the clients he serves, he is able to create unique insights and unmatched customer service.  offer clients a unique advisory services including debt (re)structuring designed to increase levered returns; capital improvements; deal analysis; identifying areas to add value; cash on cash calculations, internal rate of return proforma projections and valuations, thus meeting the needs and goals of his client and creating and preserving wealth.  Business is based on relationships and he believes in creating a one-on-one relationship whether it’s a corporation, trust, financial services firm to an individual commercial property owner.  

Chicago Downtown
Frank Martinez

Frank Martinez

Tel: (312) 327-5487
Fax: (888) 572-9964

License:  IL  471.019011

Associate Member - National Multi Housing Group

Roosevelt University Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate Advisory Board and Gala Committee (2012 – present)
Leukemia Research Foundation Executive Board Member (Chairman/President 2006-2009) (2001 – present)
Illinois Realtors Association (2013 – present)
National Association of Realtors (2013 – present)
Illinois Realtor Association Housing Opportunity Working Group (2017 – 2018)
Illinois Realtor Association Community Development Resource Working Group (2017 – 2018)
Illinois Realtor Association Global Working Group Member (2014 – 2018)
National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) Treasurer (2011-2012)
Chicago Association of Realtors (2013 – 2016)
Chicago Association of Realtors Global Real Estate & Emerging Markets Forum Committee (2012-2015)
Chicago Association of Realtors Commercial Forum Committee (2013-2015)
Lake County Chamber of Commerce Vice-Chairman (2016 – 2018)

Roosevelt University, Bachelors of Science in Hospitality Management

Roosevelt University Bachelors of Science in Hospitality Management
IL Licensed Managing Broker 

Our Team

Frank Martinez, Anthony Hardy, Thomas Heitzman

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