Shawn Tabeling

           Shawn is the founder of Tabeling Development Company, LLC.  Shawn has over fifteen years of experience as a builder, investor, and developer of subdivisions throughout Illinois.

            Jon Thompson is General Manager for Tabeling Development Company, LLC. Jon has over a decade of legal experience related to real estate law, as well as researching and analyzing investment opportunities in growing communities. Further,  Jon has extensive experience on the ground level acting as manager for several construction projects and subdivisions. He also maintains the role of Director of Governmental Affairs for the Home Builders Association of East Central Illinois.

           Jon was an associate with the law firm Goodwin Proctor, working in the Mergers and Acquisition Group. Jon holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he was a member of the Journal on Legislation. He holds a B.A. in Politics and Government from Illinois State University where he graduated summa cum laude and was a member of the International Honor Society. 

            Austin is a Project Manager for Tabeling Development Company, as well as a licensed Real Estate Broker with Tabeling Homes.  Austin coordinates and oversees residential construction projects including model homes, custom homes, and multifamily complexes.  In addition to residential construction, Austin aids in the coordination of new commercial and residential land development.  As a licensed real estate broker, Austin meets with residential and commercial clients, and handles marketing of Tabeling Development Company's properties via social media and real estate listing sites.


            Austin graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2018 with a bachelor's degree in consumer economics and finance.

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