"The Real Estate & Restaurant Guy"
After a successful Hospitality career spanning more than two decades, Alain Uy developed a unique skillset for real estate. Based on his years of leading acclaimed restaurants and forging strong community relationships, Alain has a deep-seated passion and ability to deliver world-class service and neighborly care.
@properties shares his commitment to offering the highest standards of service and representation. Alain leverages the agency's comprehensive and professional marketing, sophisticated technology, and expert market knowledge to provide a best-in-class experience for his clients. By utilizing @properties' local leadership, national, and international reach, Alain fulfills his clients buying, selling, and leasing goals.
Prior to joining @properties, Alain was a founding member of Restoration Hardware's Hospitality Team as a key leader and operator for the launches of numerous dining concepts, including 3 Arts Club Cafe in Chicago's Gold Coast, New York Meatpacking District, Yountville, Toronto, Nashville, Corte Madera, Columbus, Edina, Charlotte, and West Palm Beach. At RH, Alain seamlessly worked with the Real Estate & Development Team alongside architects, interior designers, general contractors and consultants to create inviting, luxurious spaces.
Alain grew up in the Southwest suburbs and currently lives with his wife Hanna and their dog Simba in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, where he enjoys bike riding along Lakeshore Drive, dining out and entertaining. He is an active member of the RNRA Public Safety Committee helping to advance the neighborhood's public safety agenda, promoting resident involvement in the 18th Police District's CAPS and Court Advocacy Programs and working with residents, local hospitality and entertainment businesses to promote positive community engagement.