The Tenant Representation Division of Horizon Realty Services reflects the same attitude, commitment, and level of expertise that has always been the signature of our Landlord Representation Services. It focusus upon the very specific needs and requirements of its retail tenant client base.

 

Gary Litvin, who directs our Tenant Rep Division, has a 20+ year history of understanding and servicing the needs of retailers. He has developed a team of experienced Tenant Rep brokers who dedicate their knowledge, client loyalty, and local, regional, as well as national market expertise to maximizing profits through market knowledge and advanced technological abilities.

 

Whether you are a searching for one location, regional, big box site, or you are formulating a 100-location national roll-out, count on us to navigate with market savvy and unmatched commitment.

Little Greek Fresh Grill

Little Greek Fresh Grill

Little Greek, based in Tampa Florida, offers a variety of tasty and affordable Greek menu items to suit any appetite. Each dish is made to order using fresh high quality ingredients and served with their warm and attentive customer care. Although Little Greek is best known for its amazing Greek salads and Gyros, they also have some of the best Greek desserts found anywhere! With 35 stores and growing, Little Greek is coming to the Chicago market.

Size –  1,400 – 2,000 square feet

Locations – high visibility, lunch and dinner trade areas, 2nd generation restaurant spaces a plus

Gary Litvin

Crunch Fitness

Crunch Fitness operates Exciting Gyms throughout the Country.   Plans are to open 5 units in the Chicago area in the next 24 months.   Three units already are open in Schaumburg, Mount Prospect and Aurora. Site criteria include free standing buildings or Shopping Center locations of 15,000 to 25,000 sf.  Leases are 10 years in length and financial guarantees are very strong.  Crunch usually requires a Vanilla box with HVAC upgrades, TI and 6 months rent abatement. With monthly dues of $10.00 per month the club is a tremendous draw to a property.   Parking for up to 100 vehicles may be required.

Barry J Millman

Firehouse Subs – With over 1000 restaurants, Firehouse Subs is growing. They create the greatest hot subs, and use the finest ingredients. The bread is perfectly toasted and the meats and cheeses are steamed to perfection. The Firehouse Public Safety Foundation is well known for their assistance and donations of firefighting equipment to First Responders and Fire Departments across the Country.

Size – 1,400sf – 2,000sf / Drive-thru – 2,100sf – 2,400sf

Location – Multi-Tenant Outlots or free standing / End Caps preferred / convenient parking and easy access / Urban & Suburban / High Daytime density

Gary Litvin

DUNKIN DONUTS

Horizon Realty Services represents the largest Franchisee in Illinois for Dunkin Brands with over 70 units.  We are seeking new locations throughout the area. Preferred locations include 20,000 vehicles per day, and  ability to incorporate a drive through. End Caps, free standing units, and land sites should be submitted.  Sites may be purchased or leased.  The franchisee is currently primarily interested in purchasing sites for development of free standing or multi tenant buildings anchored by Dunkin.

Barry J Millman

Goddard Schools

Goddard Schools for early Childhood Development,  is a  premier national early education provider with 460 franchisees throughout the Country.   The Chicago area currently has 19 Schools with new franchisees seeking additional sites throughout the market.  Focus is in the city of Chicago and suburban areas not in proximity to existing Schools.   A preferred developer is in place for Illinois so sites may be purchased or leased.   Criteria is areas with income levels in excess of $70,000 and a population with 10 % of the children under 5.

Barry J Millman

Bentleys Pet Stuff

From a small 1300 sf  store in Arlington Heights, Bentleys Pet Stuff is rapidly becoming a  recognized national brand for natural pet foods and accessories.  The stores feature an exciting vibe with personalized service for pets and their owners.  There are 22 stores now in Chicago and new locations will be opening in the next two years.   Preferred sites are 2000 sf in Centers in or near Marianos, Jewel or Trader Joes.   Three months rent abatement is required and TI is necessary  above the vanilla box.  Bentleys Pet Stuff is one of the Marcus Lemonis enterprises made famous on the CNBC Television Show.

Barry J Millman

 

Sola Salon Studios – Sola Salon Studios offer the hair stylist the opportunity to own their own business without the risks and hassles of owning a traditional salon. Stylists are provided high end, move in condition studios, along with the support and tools needed.

Size – 5,000sf-6,000sf

Location – High traffic locations with nearby daily needs / Can take secondary positions in great locations / 2nd floor locations are possible / good, convenient parking / Great signage opportunity.

Gary Litvin

Simple Greek

Simple Greek is part of the Marcus Lemonis franchised entities.   They provide interesting , fresh and Tasty Mediterranean Recipes in a Quick Serve pleasant setting.  Sites need to be in areas with high daytime population in line, end caps or free standing of 1400 to 2000 sf.  Simple Greek is franchise driven and franchise locations are being explored throughout the metropolitan area.

Barry J Millman Gary Litvin

 

Metro PCS

Horizon represents the largest Franchise of Metro PCS in Illinois with over 50 units throughout the country. Criteria include in line units in Lower to middle income areas.  Sites are 1200 sf with 3 months abatement and 3 year leases with 3 year options.

Barry J Millman

 

Star Cinema Grill – Star Cinema Grill offers excellent quality food, served directly to you at your reserved theater seat, while you watch your movie in the latest digital projection available.

Size – 40,000sf-55,000sf

Location – Regional trade areas / New construction or 2nd generation big box space / Significant parking field / Other entertainment venues a plus / excellent signage opportunity

Gary Litvin

Kilwins Fudge & Ice Cream

  • 1,200 to 1,500sf
  • Suburban downtown markets such as: Highland Park, Oak Park, Wilmette, Evanston, Naperville, Libertyville, Glen Ellyn, Downers Grove, Glencoe, Winnetka, and Lake Forest.
  • City of Chicago: Lakeview, Streeterville, Michigan Ave., Wrigleyville, Lincoln Park, Gold Coast, Bucktown, Old Town.
  • Must have high pedestrian foot steps
  • Should be near entertainment venues, hospitals, universities, shopping districts.

Jason Lenhoff and Stuart Lenhoff

Tucanos Brazilian Grill – Tucanos offers their guests the finest in a Brazilian Churrascaria dining experience, with a full selection of tastefully seasoned meats brought to your table on skewers and served tableside. Tucanos huge Salad Festival is awesome. Both hot & cold items are offered, specializing in many authentic Brazilian specialties. The best value in the Brazilian Grill experience!

Size – 7,500sf, plus outside dining area of 1,000sf-1,500sf

Location – Upscale, regional venues with other National restaurants / Existing entertainment users….theaters, family entertainment centers, etc. / endcap or freestanding with excellent street visibility / Regional Malls, Lifestyle Centers / Mixed use developments, better quality power centers. 

Gary Litvin

EMPIRE BEAUTY SCHOOLS

Nation’s leading cosmetology and beauty educator

9,000-12,000 SF

Excess parking; Melrose Park, Orland Park, Countryside, Vernon Hills

Jason Lenhoff

The Great Escape

With close to 30 locations across 3 states, The Great Escape is the industry leader in above ground pools, spas, hot tubs, billiards, playground sets, and all other high end recreational items for your entertainment needs.  We seek sites that are ideally freestanding buildings consisting of 35,000sf to 50,000sf, but will consider inline locations.  We also will purchase 3-5 acres of land to develop.

Jason Lenhoff