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For More than 120 Years, Our Name has Remained the Same

Arthur W. Draper and Adolph F. Kramer founded Draper and Kramer in 1893. Today the firm is a vertically integrated property and financial services company. Headquartered in Chicago, Draper and Kramer is a Midwestern firm with the capability to serve its clients nationwide – and beyond.

Serving Institutional and Commercial Customers
We offer assistance in a number of areas:

  • Arranging debt and equity financing for commercial property and development
  • Management of all property types
  • Project management and condominium conversion services
  • Advisory, consulting and valuation services
  • Risk management and insurance

Draper and Kramer provides a single source of real estate-related counsel to a diverse group of customers across the U.S. and in South America: corporations, private and institutional owners and investors, government agencies, condominium associations and foundations.

Serving Consumers
Consumers rely on Draper and Kramer for a number of services:

  • Mortgages for their homes
  • Finding an apartment
  • Purchasing or selling a condominium, townhome, or single-family home
  • Insuring their personal property, household, auto, and other important assets

Depth of Services
Draper and Kramer can assemble specialized teams of experts – covering a wide range of disciplines – to handle large projects. Because our people frequently work together, they can focus entirely on our customers’ needs. We also selectively augment in-house capabilities with consultants from different firms when specialized industry advice is needed.

Our 450 employees are committed to ensuring every customer – no matter the size or need – benefits from the expertise and suite of services we offer.

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Draper and Kramer: A Tradition of Innovation in Property and Financial Services for Over 115 Years