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At Plante Moran Realpoint, we recognize that no clients, like the buildings they own, are alike. We strive to provide clients with tailor-made solutions to help them achieve their organizational goals.
Sarah Kelly


As a consultant with Plante Moran Realpoint (PMR), formerly Plante Moran REIA, Sarah is part of the Chicago real estate consulting team where she supports clients through all of their real estate investment needs. She works on a variety of real estate projects for industrial manufacturers to religious institutions, primarily focusing on financial analysis, market research, transaction management.

Sarah’s ability to articulate complicated financial data and clearly explain her findings aids clients in the overall understanding of their real estate portfolios and transactions. Sarah’s interest in real estate is primarily driven by the urge to understand different markets and analyze how they build the communities and environments around her.

Sarah gained experience from two internships prior to joining the firm. As a development coordinator intern at Gorman & Company, a national affordable housing developer based out of Oregon, Wis., Sarah helped create narratives for applications to state housing agencies, reorganize property data systems, and research information for potential markets of expansion. Prior to Gorman & Company, Sarah interned at First Industrial Realty Trust, a real estate investment company based in Chicago, Ill., as a capital markets analyst intern. In this role, Sarah underwrote $33 million of disposition and acquisition transactions over the course of four months and developed organizational systems for the capital markets team.

Sarah has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, where she majored in real estate and urban land economics.