Welcome to the Chicagoland Restaurant Brokers Association

The Chicagoland Restaurant Brokers Association (CRBA) is an association of restaurant real-estate and business brokers and service professionals serving the Greater Chicagoland Metropolitan area, Central Illinois, Northwest Indiana and Southern Wisconsin. Our members cater to the hospitality industry in order to satisfy all of their clients’ real estate and business-brokerage needs.

This site provides information about CRBA, and serves as a forum for members to communicate with other members and their clients about restaurant sites and businesses that are available for purchase or lease.

We are pleased to offer this site as just one facet of the expert service provided by our members, and we thank you for your interest in CRBA.

  • Restaurants For Lease 35%
  • Restaurant Businesses For Sale 40%
  • Restaurants With Real Estate 25%

What We Do

Showcase Restaurant Real Estate Sales and Leasing Opportunities

Network with Brokers, Liquor License Attorneys, Architects, Designers, Bankers, Special Guest Presenters

Share Best Practices for Success

Learn About Business Development in Chicagoland


Restaurant Real Estate Brokers


Architects and Designers


Attorneys, Lenders, Insurance Professionals


Economic Development Professionals

Belinda has networked with Chicago’s finest restaurant brokers by joining the CRBA and expanded her architecture firm’s business by learning about new projects firsthand.

Belinda O'Kelly

Founding Principal, Architect and Designer, O'Kelly and Kasprak

Mario can tell you how being a part of this vast group of Chicagoland restaurant brokers has helped him close deals with other CRBA Members.

Mario Ponce

Hospitality Consultant, Cornerstone Commercial Partners II

Rhonda knows that restaurants may require special types of financing. She’s a Member of the CRBA to learn about  deals in Chicagoland that require her expertise. Her connections with CRBA Member brokers are invaluable!

Rhonda Marin

Veteran SBA Lender, Huntington National Bank

Contact CRBA

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