OUR TEAM

Jacques Sandberg

Vice President, Affordable Housing

​​​​​​​​Jacques Sandberg is vice president at Related Midwest and heads the company’s affordable housing business, continuing Related’s commitment to creating and preserving affordable housing opportunities in a variety of geographically, economically and socially diverse neighborhoods. He oversees an existing portfolio that includes 40 sites with 6,600 affordable residences. Mr. Sandberg plays an integral role in the redevelopment of Lathrop Homes, a 34-acre historic public housing complex on Chicago’s North Side, as well as Roosevelt Square, a mixed-income development on the Near West Side that will ultimately include more than 2,000 for-sale and rental units.

Mr. Sandberg has more than 20 years of experience in planning, building and financing publicly financed projects. He is a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago’s Community Investment Advisory Council, the Urban Land Institute and the Illinois Housing Council. Mr. Sandberg holds a master’s degree in city planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where the focus of his work was on urban design and real estate development, and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Grinnell College.

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

  • NAIOP Developer of the Year
  • CCRE Developer of the Year
  • CNDA Outstanding Neighborhood Development
  • Developer of the Year, Related Midwest and Biggest Draw, 500 Lake Shore Drive
  • Pride in Construction Award - Residential Project of the Year

IN THE NEWS

Lathrop Homes Clears Another Hurdle
GlobeSt.com
4/26/2016
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