JOIN CRBA

Thank you for your interest in joining our organization. The Chicago Restaurant Brokers Association (CRBA) was established in 1991 by industry professionals to create networking events and a forum to share information and provide valuable referrals. We are a non-profit organization dedicated to providing value and opportunity for our members.

Core Covenants
The CRBA was founded on the following principles:

  • Collaboration

  • Confidentiality

  • Cooperation

  • Respect


Members
Our members form a network of trusted advisors, developers, and vendors that support the food, beverage, and hospitality industries.  

  • Architects & Designers

  • Attorneys & License Expediters

  • Contractors & Builders

  • Economic & Business Development Professionals

  • Equipment & Furnishing Providers

  • Goods & Service Providers

  • Insurance Brokers & Accountants

  • Restaurant Focused Real Estate & Business Brokers

Membership Benefits
Some of the member benefits of the CRBA include:

  • Networking with Prominent Restaurant Brokers Throughout the Country
  • Luncheon Events Featuring Speakers Associated with the Restaurant Industry

  • Industry Networking Events

  • Reduced International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Fees (Up to 80% Off)

  • Promotion of Your Business in our Digital Membership Directory


Annual Dues

  • 2019 CRBA Annual Membership is $250 for a real estate broker member and $200 for the 2nd broker from the same firm.

  • 2019 CRBA Annual Membership is $400 for a non-broker member (i.e. architect, attorney, vendor) and $350 for the 2nd member from the same firm.

Your annual membership fee includes the cost of food, beverages, tax, and gratuity at this year’s CRBA luncheon meetings.

To complete and submit your electronic membership application, click on this link:  CRBA Membership Application