Chris Fifield - Panelist 
Fifield Construction and Realty, LLC - Founder

Chris’ exposure to Real Estate came at an early age while learning the ropes from both of his grandfathers and father. He started his first construction company at age 18 while attending the University of Colorado, which focused on the framing of single family homes. Chris returned to Chicago to work as a commercial loan officer for Corus Bank, specializing in Construction Lending. He left Corus in 2002 to join Power Construction, completing projects such as St. Francis Hospital, Riverview Condominiums and Left Bank Apartments. Using his prior experience, Chris Started Fifield Construction and Realty in 2006 to focus on development and construction of luxury single family homes and residential buildings throughout Chicago.


Fifield Construction and Realty, LLC is a Chicago-based real estate development and general contracting firm with projects ranging from the restoration of historic mansions in Lincoln Park to construction management of high-rise apartment buildings. The team has extensive experience with commercial project management throughout the development process including entitlement and zoning, design and budgeting, financing, and contractor coordination. FCR is also highly proficient in identifying viable neighborhoods in need of modern residential projects including the vibrant neighborhoods of Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Logan Square and Bucktown.

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