CHICAGO - (May 24, 2023)

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated is pleased to announce that Andie Peirce, property manager at the firm’s Wrigleyville Lofts apartment community, was named 2023’s Accredited Residential Manager (ARM®) of the Year by the Chicago chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM).

This award is presented to a Chicago-area residential management professional with ARM certification who demonstrates the highest level of customer service, leadership, community involvement, mentorship and overall professionalism.

“From leading company trainings to mentoring teammates to creating resident volunteer programs, Andie exemplifies the qualities of ARM of the year,” said Julie Stevlingson, Senior Vice President and Director of Management Services. “Personally and professionally, she shows the utmost dedication to her community. Wherever she sees a need, she fills it, and seizes every opportunity to enrich the experience of her residents and members of her team.”

Peirce joined Draper and Kramer seven years ago, gaining experience as a leasing professional and resident ambassador before moving into an assistant property management role at the firm’s award-winning 61 Banks Street ultra-luxury apartment building. She became property manager at Draper and Kramer’s Wrigleyville Lofts, a 120-unit mixed-use development in Chicago’s Wrigleyville neighborhood, in 2022.

The annual IREM Chicago’s Premiere Awards, which includes ARM of the Year, were presented by the Chicago chapter of the Institute for Real Estate Management on May 12, 2023 at Chicago’s Drake Hotel.

About Draper and Kramer, Incorporated

Founded in 1893, Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, is a trusted financial and property services provider with a deep commitment to people, excellence, service and integrity spanning more than 125 years. Family-owned and one of the leading privately held real estate services firms in the U.S., Draper and Kramer is headquartered in Chicago with a national reach and broad offering of services. The company’s decades-long heritage has evolved over the years to meet the needs of its clients and today spans expertise in residential and commercial development, acquisition, property management and leasing; debt and equity financing for commercial properties; and residential mortgage services through affiliate Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. Draper and Kramer provides a single source of real estate-related counsel to a diverse group of real estate investors across the U.S. including corporations; private and institutional owners and users of real estate; government agencies; and foundations. For more information, visit

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Andie Peirce stands holding her award on stage with the audience behind here, a person smiling standing on each side.

Andie Peirce, property manager with Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, was named Accredited Residential Manager (ARM®) of the year by the Chicago chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) for 2023.

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