Our Team

Jane Schaller

Chief Operating Officer

Jane Schaller has 30+ years of commercial real estate investment experience, working with a myriad of loan products including office, industrial, retail, mixed-use, multifamily, hotel and for-sale housing properties encompassing construction, bridge, permanent loans, corporate structures for REITS, and funds.

Jane sourced and closed $7B in commercial real estate loans and led $2.5B in loan syndications while employed at domestic, international, investment bank, insurance and regional/community financial institutions over her career.  Additionally, Jane executed $2.7B in real estate and corporate debt transactions on behalf of institutional investors as head of capital markets for a $13B pension fund advisor. As a Principal at a private consulting firm, she closed over $280MM of commercial real estate placement debt, as well as consultation on the sale of a billion dollar loan servicing business.  As SVP and Regional Credit Officer at a large regional bank, Jane was responsible for credit administration, risk management, asset quality evaluation and compliance with corporate policy for a commercial real estate loan portfolio of ≈$4B.

Past affiliations include Chicago Real Estate Executive Women, Urban Land Institution, International Council of Shopping Centers, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, Real Estate Investment Advisor Counsel, University of Illinois Alumni Association and University of Chicago Graduate School of Business Alumni Group.   Jane graduated with a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  She also earned her Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago, with a specialization in Finance and concentrations in Accountancy and Econometrics.

Jane’s responsibilities at 3L Real Estate include sourcing, structuring, and closing corporate and project-specific debt to meet ownership’s financing objectives.