University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Urban Planning and Economics
Valeria Loo-Kung is a senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign studying Urban Planning and Economics. Her interest in commercial real estate stems from a passion for the built environment and an enthusiasm for the industry.
During college Valeria has completed both real estate consulting and urban planning research internships in the Washington DC area. She is excited to now focus on the Chicago market, where she will be entering as an associate at Cushman & Wakefield this fall.
At the University of Illinois, she is heavily involved in Rho Epsilon, the student real estate association, as well as Planners Network, a professional urban planning organization. Her coursework and extracurricular affiliations have fostered an excitement for real estate, especially in the realms of market feasibility and structured finance.