S. Bismarck Brackett (Biz)
Founder & CEO


S. Bismarck Brackett, a licensed real estate broker since the 1980s, founded S.B. Brackett & Company in 1991 to offer brokerage services within Chicago’s industrial property market. 

Soon thereafter, Biz added environmental remediation and property management services to his firm’s capabilities, re-branding his company as Urban Investment Research Corporation in 1996. As a 30+ year veteran of the commercial real estate industry, Biz has experience in nearly all facets of commercial real estate management, finance, investment, and development. As CEO of UIRC, Mr. Brackett leads one of the most dynamic asset management firms in the country.

Professional Affiliations:
  • Treasurer of National Federal Developers Association (NFDA)
  • Member of the Executive Committee (NFDA)
  • Head of the NFDA, Midwest  Chapter


Urban Investment Research Corporation
15700 W. 103rd Street
Lemont, IL


P: 773.650.1570
F: 773.650.1576
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