201 W Springfield Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
Josh Markiewicz advises local, national and international companies and property owners on developing and executing their long-term strategic real estate plans. His market intelligence and relevant experience coupled with his superior relationships and best-in-class service provide clients with unmatched and effective results.
Josh has served as a trusted advisor to a wide variety of companies including NVIDIA, Intel, Regency Multifamily, Kroger, Strata Decision Technology, the University of Illinois, Synchrony Financial, Morgan Stanley, Aetna, Carle Hospital, OSF HealthCare, Christie Clinic, Jimmy John’s, and Moose International.
Additionally, Josh leads the Student Housing Group and Greek Housing Group within Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty, and has built a niche serving the dynamic and unique real estate needs of fraternities, sororities and student housing developers and investors on the University of Illinois campus.
Prior to his career in commercial real estate, Josh served honorably as a Green Beret in the U.S. Army Special Forces, deploying to Afghanistan and an undisclosed location in Southern Asia in support of Operating Enduring Freedom. His unique skill set, leadership ability and outside-the-box thinking brings a substantial amount of efficiency and structure to the commercial real estate domain.
Josh is the Co-Founder of CAMPMACKALL, an organization that connects post-9/11 military Veterans attending the University of Illinois with local business and community leaders through mentorships, internships and career opportunities.
Josh graduated magna cum laude from the Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a certificate in real estate. Josh and his wife reside in Savoy with their son and their Australian Cattle Dog. Josh is an adventure seeker and enjoys travel, mountaineering, cycling, and spending time with his family.
Honors and Achievements:
- Coldwell Banker Commercial, Silver Circle of Distinction (2017)
- Coldwell Banker Commercial, Bronze Circle of Distinction (2015)
- Thomas E. Harrington, Sr. Circle of Distinction (2016)
- Forty Under 40, Central Illinois Business Magazine (2018)
- Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty Mega Deals (15x)
- Top Graduate, Coldwell Banker Commercial Emerging Broker Training (2012)
- Army Commendation Medal for Valor
- Special Forces Tab
- Combat Infantryman Badge
- Airborne Parachutist Badge