Jim Martin

(312) 756-7356

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SVN Restaurant Resource Group provides high level services to clients in the hospitality industry. Restaurants, Nightclubs, Taverns, Bakeries, Caterers, Hotels, and Food Processors and Manufacturers rely on our experience, our local market knowledge, our industry relationships, and our technology advantage. SVN’s hospitality Advisors are industry experts who assist clients in all of the following areas: Site Search and Selection: Whether you are planning a fast, casual, or fine dining establishment, our Advisors help you find the location that makes the success of your business possible. We thoroughly analyze an array of data, including but not limited to local demographics, traffic counts and patterns, spending habits, zoning, and pedestrian traffic. Our resources and experience make us a powerful ally in the downtown market, the city’s neighborhoods and the surrounding suburbs. With a national network of over 900 SVN advisors our consultants can provide site selection and transaction services across the United States. Tenant Representation: Our Advisors allow tenants to focus on the thing they do best – running their business. Once we analyze your specific space needs, we use our experience with real estate owners to negotiate the best terms and conditions for your lease. Today’s commercial real estate market is complex and challenging, and our Group has the experience and expertise to put you in the best location with the best property owner. That is what we do best. Landlord Representation: The Restaurant Resource Group develops strategies to help landlords create great returns on their real estate assets. We position your property in the market, we develop strong marketing campaigns, we target the most appropriate tenants, and we guide negotiations to completion. Our team understands local market conditions for tenants and landlords alike, and with our understanding of trends we create profitable combinations of properties and businesses. Business Sales & Acquisitions: The Restaurant Resource Group team of licensed business brokers assists operators in the profitable purchase and disposition of businesses. Our experience in Confidential Sales, Stock Sales, Asset Sales, Subleasing, and Assignment for the benefit of creditors assures you of a successful result. Our creative and experienced professionals possess years of experience in contract negotiation, liquor licensing, zoning, and code compliance. We do not charge marketing fees for our business sale clients.

Specializing in the sale and leasing of hospitality related businesses and properties in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. With over ten years of experience in this sector, Martin has consummated a multitude of transactions ranging from business sales and mergers to distressed properties and Tenant representation.

Areas Served

  • Cook County, IL

Established Businesses For Sale

Asset Sales

Real Estate For Sale

Cook County, IL

Tim Rasmussen serves as an Associate Advisor for Sperry Van Ness LLC, specializing in the sale and lease of commercial hospitality property throughout the Chicago metropolitan area. Mr. Rasmussen has been both a developer and a restaurant owner, and...

Cook County, IL

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