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Luke Sementa


Luke Sementa joined Newmark Knight Frank's Chicago office in 2008 specializing in retail landlord representation. Mr. Sementa's primary responsibilities are centered on the representation of various land and building owners with experience in leasing, sales reverse and traditional build-to-suit, ground lease, and new development transactions.  Servicing both private and institutional owners and management companies, Mr. Sementa offers the upmost in customer service and expertise. 

With a focus on transactions within the Chicagoland market and greater Midwest, current client representation includes owners such as Golub and Company, Inland Continental Property Management, Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation, Butera Center Management, and BDT Capital. Mr. Sementa has worked on a number of successful transactions with tenants such as LA Fitness, Chipotle, Kirkland's, Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Planet Fitness, Eddie Merlot's Steakhouse, Einstein Bagels, Dollar General, Chiro One, Walgreens, and the United States Postal Service.

Prior to joining Newmark Knight Frank, Mr. Sementa interned at Baum Realty Group. During his internship Mr. Sementa assisted in the creation, editing, data collection, and data input of a retail-focused database. Market research and data collection throughout Mr. Sementa's internship provided him with a sound base of local market knowledge.

Mr. Sementa is a licensed Real Estate Broker. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Chicagoland Restaurant Brokers Association and a member of the Young Real Estate Professionals.

Mr. Sementa graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a concentration in both Commercial and Residential Real Estate at Colorado State University.  Mr. Sementa was also an active member in Colorado State University's Real Estate Club.

Luke Sementa
Luke Sementa
500 W Monroe Street
Suite 2900
Chicago, IL 60661
United States
T  312.224.3974

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Areas of Specialization
  • Landlord Representation