Bruce Fogelson has over 25 years experience in real estate showing a diverse and large body of work. Bruce spent his very early years in Indianapolis but grew up in Chicago, the city he calls home today. Fogelson spent his college years in Denver, Colorado at the University of Denver earning a degree in Real Estate Development and Finance. Before, during and after college he learned to enjoy skiing, climbing and camping.
His involvement with real estate spans over three decades. It began with Bruce watching his father before him become successful in real estate in the Chicago area. He followed in his father’s path being both a builder and developer. Considered both “complex and complementary” he prefers “neighborhood” developer to “real estate” developer.
Starting with just nearly dozen homes in the Wicker Park area of Chicago, Bruce’s company Paramount Homes has been at the forefront of building in emerging neighborhoods. Taking neighborhoods from Bucktown, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Logan Square and “turning buyers into neighbors”. Paramount Homes grew from single family to multi-family and mix-use developments. Bruce’s mission is to develop neighborhoods.
Bruce is a founding member of the Chicago chapter of the Homebuilders Association of Greater Chicago. He specializes in transportation oriented development and innovative solutions and is an international speaker and consultant.
Bruce has numerous U.S. Patents and patents pending and is working on his invention; Method and System of Creating Advertising (Ad-) Books for charity as well as his patent in Builder On-Line Assistant. Bruce is founder of Lets Sponsor and its AdbookAssistant.com SaaS service
Bruce enjoys spending time with his family and doing charity work with the American Theatre Company, Trust for Public Land, and The Chicago Science Fair. He’s active in supporting all Chicago public education programs and has been donating books for years, both in Chicago and China.
Bruce’s main interest is charity and his AdbookAssistant.com on-line system for charity fundraising as part of his company LetsSponsor.com
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