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The Counselors’ Leadership to Speak at MIPIM
The Counselors’ 2014 chair, Hugh F. Kelly, CRE will speak at MIPIM, the international real estate conference this month in Cannes, France. As an expert on the 24-hour city, urban development and ethics in real estate, he is a panelist in the program’s session on Real Estate in 2030. Kelly is clinical professor of real estate at New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate. Mary Walker Fleischmann, CRE’s president and CEO will also speak about The Counselors’ Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate.
CRE Chapters Feature Economic Updates and Local Awards
CRE chapters in Utah, New England and the Carolinas recently presented real estate events featuring high-level economic speakers and awards programs. Read more.
CREs SPEAK AT NAR CONFERENCE
York university Schack Institute of Real
Estate and 2013 CRE Chair of the Board,
and Lawrence A. Souza, real estate
advisor and professor, Golden Gate
University, San Francisco, were panelists
at the 2013 National Association of REALTORS
® Conference and Expo in a session
entitled “Learn. Live. Lead. Life-Long
Learning and Real Estate Success,”
which focused on the importance of education
in developing a successful career
in real estate. Richard F. Muhlebach,
president, Richard Muhlebach, LLC,
Woodinville, Wash., spoke about the
impact of recent legislative developments
on real estate businesses in the
“Property Management Forum” session.
MASON MOVES TO AVISON YOUNG
Todd A. Mason, CRE, recently joined Avison young’s Houston office as principal, following the acquisition of his firm, mason partners, a Houston-based commercial real estate brokerage company.
Avison young is the largest independently
owned Canadian-based, principal-managed
commercial real estate
brokerage firm in North America. It offers
investment sales, leasing, advisory, management,
financing and mortgage placement
services to owners and occupiers
of office, retail, industrial and multi-residential - Todd Mason, CRE
WHITE, CIRZ QUOTED IN GLOBEST.COM ARTICLE
New York City-based
president, Real Capital Analytics, and
Raymond T. Cirz, chairman, Integra Realty
Resources, were quoted in an August
GlobeSt.Com article on “positive [commercial
real estate] surprises in 2013,” based on
a report issued by the two companies.
According to the article, commercial real
estate in the u.S. fared well in the first half
of 2013. white said a “sea change” has
occurred in that investors are now embracing
risk. Cirz predicted Treasury rates would
be likely to increase, and that office absorption
will remain “tepid.”
TANNENBAUM TO BUILD MULTI-FAMILY IN CHICAGO
Richard Tannenbaum, CRE,
principal, Real Estate, E.L.K.
Capital Advisors, LLC,
Northbrook, Ill., secured an
institutional partner for a
Chicago-based multi-family housing developer
to build low-rise urban infill apartment
buildings of under 100 units. The partners
plan to develop more than $100 million of
multi-family product during the next 24
months. The projects will be built in downtown
Chicago neighborhoods. - Richard Tannenbaum, CRE
HENTSCHEL AND UTTER FEATURED IN THE OREGONIAN
CREs John J. Hentschel, president, Hentschel Real Estate Services, Abingdon, Md.; and Marilee A. Utter, executive vice president, District Councils, Urban Land Institute, Denver, recently were quoted in Portland’s The Oregonian in an article on what to do with vacant properties in urban areas, particularly schools. In the article, Hentschel advised that [school] districts and public agencies should be prepared to show the analysis that leads to decisions about holding buildings rather than leasing or selling them. Utter said that [school] “districts should always know how much they may be losing on the market, in order to properly gauge opportunity costs.”
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