Our Core Values
Provide excellent housing for our residents and systematically improve each of our communities
• We provide excellent customer service to our residents
• We always go the extra mile
• We treat everyone with respect
• We pay close attention to consistency and detail
• We follow through on promises
Sarah Carter, Assistant Property Manager
Sarah was born and raised in Memphis, TN and moved to Chicago in 2018. Upon her arrival in Chicago, she began working as a daycare assistant for the Nauss House, a small private daycare in the suburbs. Within a year she was promoted to Assistant Director where she gained a deeper understanding of customer service, communication and the ability to make quick decisions. She began her career at Meltzer Real Estate as a property management intern and was hired as a full time Assistant Property Manager a few months later. She received her Bachelors of Science in Finance from Missouri State University.
Sherry Cho, Accountant
Sherry began her career as an accountant at China Life Insurance Company, Ltd. At CLI, she was in charge of accounts payable, payroll and assisted with the financial budget for 4 branches. Sherry also worked as an accountant for CARE Facility Maintenance, where she performed monthly bank reconciliations, generated financial statements and assisted in tax preparations. Sherry received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Beijing Institute of Technology in Beijing, China. She received her Master of Science degree in Accounting from University of Illinois at Chicago and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Alan Meltzer, Principal
Alan began his career as a Financial Analyst for Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL). At JLL, Alan evaluated, structured and closed public-private transactions to maximize the value of federal and local government property. Alan supported the negotiations, successful transaction closure and asset management of several multi-family developments that privatized housing at US Air Force installations. In 2009, Alan founded Meltzer Real Estate and began acquiring failed condominium conversions and developments in the Chicago area and de-converting them to apartments. The company has since expanded into acquiring stabilized and value-add multi-family and mixed-use properties and providing third party property management services. Alan received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He is an Illinois Licensed Community Association Manager and an Illinois Licensed Real Estate Managing Broker.
Cid Nowosad, Graphic Designer / Property Manager
Cid Nowosad has worked doing graphic design and photography in industries including law, architecture, and banking and real estate. She possesses a deep knowledge of both the local and surrounding markets making her a trusted asset to the team. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Public Relations from Grant MacEwan College. She is growing in her real estate education which helps her complete difficult design projects where knowing the material and being able to illustrate it is critical.
Judy Wang, Staff Accountant
Judy began her career as a market research intern at China Citic Bank. She then interned for a Logistics firm and Accounting firm in the Chicago area where she assisted with tax returns and managed accounts receivable, while pursuing her Master’s degree. Judy received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in Minneapolis. She received her Master of Science degree in Accountancy from DePaul University.