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W&D’s real estate clients have developed, managed, leased and operated billions of dollars of developments comprising thousands of multi-family and residential housing units and millions of s.f. of commercial and retail real estate.

Chicago Real Estate Accounting, Audit, Tax and Consulting Services

The Chicago and national real estate industry is highly volatile and subject to numerous pressures. Since 1949, Warady & Davis’s Chicago real estate CPA’s have helped builders, developers, investors, contractors and property managers across the U.S. face economic challenges and achieve goals and objectives. We represent local and national real estate companies and their projects, with partners which include public companies, insurance, and high net worth individual investors.

By partnering with Warady & Davis LLP’s real estate specialists, many of our clients have grown from local builders into national developers.

We’re more than just accountants; we are trusted advisors to our real estate clients.

Based on our long track record in the real estate industry, through both up cycles and down, we have insight into today’s markets and conditions.  You’ll receive more than traditional accounting, assurance, and tax services — we offer technical knowledge and proactive advice to guide you through every stage of the real estate lifecycle and across all industry sectors.  We help guide clients to long-term success and profitability.

W&D was built on our real estate and construction industry knowledge

Real estate transactions are complex and often deal in large sums of money, which makes sound accounting and tax planning and structuring vital to your business. Our Chicago real estate CPAs are experienced working within diverse types of real estate ventures, including the following:

  • Multi-family
  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Retail
  • Hospitality
  • Mixed-use developments
  • Special use projects
  • Residential
  • Healthcare

W&D’s Chicago CPAs can help with your real estate accounting, audit and tax requirements, including:


Real Estate Equity & Financing

Warady & Davis LLP has developed a network of professional, equity, mezzanine and financing sources – including banking, institutional, Wall Street and private investors. We also maintain contact with the real estate brokerage and investment community regarding available land and properties in select markets.

  • Assist in finding projects, land and property
  • Financing and/or equity assistance
  • Creditor protection planning
  • Business valuations & real estate estimates of value
  • 1031 exchange transactions
  • Loan packaging


Warady & Davis is a proud member of Real Estate and Construction Industry organizations

In order to keep up with issues important to our real estate and construction clientele, our firm is actively involved in the following local and national organizations:

  • Building Owners & Managers Association (BOMA)
  • Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC)
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Association of Subcontractors and Affiliates (ASA)
  • Real Estate Investment Association (REIA)
  • Chicago Building Congress (CBC)
  • Builders Association of Greater Chicago (BAGC)
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
  • Illinois Road & Transportation Builders Association (IRTBA)
  • Illinois CPA Society Committee on Real Estate