We are passionate about maximizing financial and community outcomes through partnerships and collaboration, strategic and creative solutions, and equitable placemaking


We provide urban planning and real estate development consulting services including community planning and design, project management, feasibility and market analysis, site acquisition and development, entitlements, community engagement,  partnership building, and sustainability.


PlanReal Partners’ mission is to deliver projects that maximize values, strengthen community legacy, and support thriving community and organizations.

We believe our services can help projects achieve financial profitability, community building and environmental sustainability.

  • Successfully build public private partnerships

  • Experience with pre-development, entitlement and government regulations and process

  • Familar with real estate development, acquisition and disposition

  • Skilled in community engagement and building trust with focus on diversity and equity

  • Strong project management

  • Strategic approach with strong analytical thinking


We are a women and minority owned business.

Founder, Owner, Urban Planner & Strategist

Founder, Owner, Urban Planner & Strategist


Quanlin has over 12 years of professional urban planning & development experience. She is passionate about community driven real estate development and sustainability, with strong experienced with development regulations and process, and skilled in project management, partnership building and community engagement.

Quanlin received her Masters in City and Regional Planning from the Ohio State University, and her Bachelors in Urban Planning from Wuhan University, China. She has obtained professional certifications including American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), LEED AP Neighborhood Development, Project Management Professional (PMP), University of Washington Certificate of Commercial Real Estate, and NAIOP Certificate of Advanced Study in Real Estate Finance. Outside of work, Quanlin is most passionate about surfing, as a metaphor for life for fearlessly exploring, learning and improving. (View Quanlin’s bio here)


A team of resource

We will build a team of resource for you based on the project needs. Our team is mission driven and brings broad spectrum of expertise with community mindset.