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Parker Ray is a licensed real estate broker who joined the Core Industrial Realty brokerage team in November 2022. He offers a full range of brokerage services, including tenant/buyer/owner representation, built-to-suit projects, site acquisitions, redevelopments, sale/leasebacks, and investment deals. He works closely with Principal and Managing Broker, Noel Liston, who has been in the industry for the past 27 years, and Nicholas Krejci, who has been in the industry for the past 6 years.

Parker graduated from the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business with a degree in Economics. During his time at the university, he received multiple Dean’s Lists Honors for his academic achievements. Parker also played on the Hockey team at Iowa. Before pursuing a career in industrial real estate, Parker worked for ABCO Electrical Construction & Design, an electrical contractor headquartered in Chicago. During his time there, he handled a variety of responsibilities, including management, estimating, planning, and overseeing several industrial construction projects throughout the Midwest.

Parker brings his experience and knowledge to Core Industrial Realty, where he provides excellent services to clients seeking industrial brokerage services. With his expertise in the Elgin/I-90, Lake County, and SE Wisconsin submarkets, Parker is equipped to offer clients valuable insight and guidance to help them achieve their real estate goals. His previous experience in industrial construction also provides him with a unique perspective that allows him to understand his clients’ needs and offer customized solutions to fit their requirements.


  • University of Iowa Tippie College of Business, Bachelors Degree
  • Loyola Academy

Partial Client List

  • ABCO Electrical Construction & Design
  • Alston Construction Company
  • Link Logistics
  • Opus Group
  • Panattoni Development Company
  • Pritzker Realty Group
  • Prologis

Significant Transactions

Square Footage
1705 Madeline Ln, Elgin, IL
144,000 SF
Lease Renewal
305 Corporate Dr, Elgin, IL
125,000 SF
1675 Holmes Rd, Elgin, IL
101,000 SF
1875 Fox Ln, Elgin, IL
43,000 SF
1579 Highpoint Dr, Elgin, IL
32,000 SF
1575 Executive Dr, Elgin, IL
31,000 SF
1175 Davis Rd, Elgin, IL
22,000 SF
Powers Rd & I-90, Huntley, IL
86.5 acres

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