East Lake Management Group, Inc. (East Lake) is a residential property management company with over 30 years of experience in Chicago and elsewhere in the Midwest. East Lake’s primary expertise is in the management of affordable rental housing: Section 8, public housing, LIHTC, Low Income Housing Trust Fund, 202 elderly, and SRO. East Lake manages housing owned by third parties and the firm itself. The firm, headquartered in Chicago, currently has almost 500 employees located both on-site at over 85 properties and at the corporate headquarters. East Lake and its management principals are licensed brokers with the State of Illinois, and can quickly obtain a Missouri license. The firm is 100% African American owned and controlled.