Mr. Frillman has been providing counsel to the real estate investment and development business nationwide since 1975. He has completed counseling assignments dealing with significant decisions regarding market feasibility and absorption analysis studies, valuations and disposition of major business properties, and investment analyses for acquisition of property by institutional investors of all types. In addition, he has actively overseen major development programs for all types of property developments; he holds the professional designations FRICS (Fellow, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors), MAI (Member Appraisal Institute), and CRE (Member, American Society of Real Estate Counselors).
Mr. Frillman is the former Executive Vice President of Marquette Partners, a 490-employee firm that managed and oversaw 49 million square feet of investment properties of all types, including regional and community shopping centers nationwide, as well as office and industrial properties and corporate portfolios. He is regularly retained to advise on large real estate assets and portfolios, which require solutions to complex problems involving ownership and financial structuring. Mr. Frillman is a recognized expert at devising complex value-enhancement strategies.
Mr. Frillman has completed several thousand market studies, appraisals, and devised business plans for properties of all types. His practice has spanned North America and parts of Europe regularly for more than 30 years, and has developed all types of income-producing properties. In addition, Lou has developed single-family custom housing and has provided counsel to real estate buyers, sellers, investors and lenders concerning virtually all types of real estate, worldwide. He is a recognized financial advisor to the highest levels of the casino gaming business across all North American and Caribbean jurisdictions.
Mr. Frillman understands the complex nature of the work Marquette Advisors is known for and through his experience eshibits the wisdom and integrity our clients seek. He has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Finance from the University of St. Thomas. He has lectured and taught real estate-related topics at the University of St. Thomas and has been a guest lecturer at numerous continuing education seminars for the Law Board, NAIOP, American Society of Real Estate Counselors, and NACORE.
His charitable activities include eight years as director of Catholic Charities for the Elderly; he served that board as development coordinator of Marian Center, a 150-bed skilled care and 100-unit assisted living care facility. He was responsible for coordinating all aspects of development including facility design and review, construction management, marketing programming, and ongoing management supervision.
Mr. Frillman is currently Board Chairman of The Unity Fund, a Director of Wellstone Action and Organizing For Action. He and his wife are deeply engaged in numerous charitable undertakings.