Sue Blumberg Selected as Member of Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 23, 2014) – Sue Blumberg, senior vice president of NorthMarq’s Chicago regional office, has been selected as a member of the Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame by Midwest Real Estate News Magazine, joining some of the most accomplished leaders in the commercial real estate industry. Blumberg and the other inductees of the fourth class of the Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame are profiled in the latest issue of Midwest Real Estate News Magazine. A real estate veteran with more than 30 years of experience, Blumberg has closed loans on more than 300 properties during her career including transactions regarding agency, life insurance companies, commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) and bank lenders, primarily in the Midwest region. “Sue has been a real inspiration to many women in the industry. Not only is she a consistent top producer, but she is an essential part of the NorthMarq management team as our managing director in Chicago,” said Larry Stephenson, senior vice president of NorthMarq. “She is well known in Chicago and brings positive energy to both work and community.” A member of the Freddie Mac Production Advisory Council and the Amerisphere (Fannie Mae DUS sister company) Advisory Board, and a founding member of the Real Estate Finance Forum in Chicago, Blumberg graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor of business arts degree. She also earned an MBA in finance/real estate at DePaul University, where she has served as a guest lecturer for the past three years.