Jason Blum

Vice President of Development, Special Projects

Jason is responsible for maintaining strategic direction and managing development activities over various projects and the sourcing and execution of new investments.

Jason has an established track record of identifying and executing valuable real estate opportunities across diverse asset classes in multiple markets. He has led the full cycle of development and asset-management activities including managing deal teams, forming joint venture partnerships, attaining entitlements, financing packages and the negotiation of municipal agreements, purchase agreements and commercial leases over a 20+-year career.

Prior to joining CRG, Jason spent five years as Vice President with Tishman Realty leading redevelopment efforts of the former Amalgamated Bank Building and ground-up construction of the 337-key Aloft Mag Mile Hotel, both in downtown Chicago. Jason spent 15-years leading his own firms building Walgreens stores and developing shopping center projects in Chicago and Southern California.

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor – St. Thomas University Law School
Bachelor of Science – The Ohio State University

+224-284-1000
blumj@realcrg.com