About Us.

We love to build things. As a full-service real estate firm, UrbanStreet engages in real estate investment, development, property management and general contracting activities.


Our Company

We are nimble and relationship based, with particular expertise in the design and construction of multifamily residential communities, commercial and retail properties and land development. Based in Chicago, we have been involved in projects throughout Chicagoland and across the Midwest.

Founded in 1996, UrbanStreet is led by executives with several decades of real estate experience in all aspects of real estate development, including general contracting, financing, law and property management.


The Founders


Robert J. Burk II

Directs all aspects of the entitlement, planning, design, construction and marketing processes.

Bob has 30 years of real estate development, construction design, construction management and general contracting experience.


Robert J. Kuker

Sources real estate opportunities and manages all aspects of the development process through disposition.

Bob has 23 years of real estate investment and development experience.


The Team

Lisa Cioffi

Director of Operations

Leads marketing and tenant and investor relations as well as manages property operations and leasing.

Jonathan Dennis

Senior Vice President
Manages real estate development, acquisitions, financing and asset management.

Jim Wells

Sr. Vice President of Construction
Oversees the construction operations, project coordination and design and development.

Peggy Graf

Chief Financial Officer
Manages all of the accounting, financial reporting and tax work.