Many real estate developers are virtual recluses when they’re on site at one of their projects. They go out of their way to remain unknown to home buyers.
Belgravia Group founder Buzz Ruttenberg, on the other hand, is outgoing, friendly, and consistently sociable with everyone from the maintenance staff to prospective buyers.
When Buzz and Joe Zekas walked into the design center at 600 Lake Shore Drive earlier this month, Buzz introduced himself to Janet Smith, who had just bought a unit as a second home and was selecting her finishes. Here, she explains why she picked the building over other Streeterville towers.