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Phelan Completes Financing Deal for Boston-Area Community
Kevin C. Phelan, CRE, co-chairman, Colliers International, Boston, recently worked to complete an arrangement involving $175 million in financing for Granada Highlands, a multi-family, gated community in Malden, Massachusetts. Working exclusively with a partner at Colliers, Phelan represented Metropolitan Properties of America to secure the new financing through JP Morgan Chase. Part of the funds will be used to expand the community. - Kevin Phelan, CRE
 


Helsel Honored with Award from NAR
James L. Helsel, Jr., CRE, senior managing director, KW Commercial Camp Hill, Pa., recently was awarded the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) 2014 Distinguished Service Award, an honor presented annually to only two of NAR’s one million members. The award honors REALTORS® who have made outstanding contributions to the real estate industry and are recognized as leaders in their local communities, and is considered to be the highest honor an NAR member can receive. Recipients must be active at the local, state and national association levels, but must not have served as NAR president.
 


Noah Shlaes to Lead Counselors in 2015
Noah D. Shlaes, CRE, senior managing director, Global Corporate Services, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, Chicago, is the new 2015 Chair of The Counselors of Real Estate®. He accepted the gavel from 2014 Chair Hugh F. Kelly, Ph.D., CRE at the recent CRE Annual Convention. Shlaes is widely published, authoring numerous articles on real estate topics and has served as a guest lecturer and instructor at DePaul University, Boston College, the School of the Art Institute, and for the Bulgarian government.
 
DellaPelle Chairs New Jersey Redevelopment Program
Anthony F. DellaPelle, Esq., CRE, shareholder/partner, McKirdy & Riskin, PA, Morristown, N.J., recently served as the program chair and lead instructor for the New Jersey Redevelopment Authority’s Redevelopment Planning Law Institute. This is the fourth consecutive year that DellaPelle has chaired the program, which is a two-day training session for public and private sector representatives in the real estate and redevelopment fields throughout New Jersey, and includes presentations on redevelopment, planning, eminent domain and environmental issues and topics. - Anthony DellaPelle, CRE
 
Lynn Presents CRE Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate Session at NAR Convention
David J. Lynn, Ph.D., CRE, CEO and co-founder, Everest High Income Property, Montara, Calif., spoke at the recent Realtors’ Conference and Expo in New Orleans, presenting The Counselors’ annual list of critical issues that impact commercial and residential real estate. In addition to the session titled “Understanding the Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate,” he was interviewed about the topic by NAR’s Conference Live. - David Lynn, CRE
 
Nahigian Addresses and Instructs Groups
Robert J. Nahigian, CRE, principal, Auburndale Realty Company, Newton, Massachusetts, recently addressed the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors on commercial lease clauses in Ft. Walton, Florida; and the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors® on build-to-suit development and pro formas. Nahigian also taught the SIOR designation course in Charlotte, N.C. on topics including negotiation skills and synergistic sales skills. As well, Nahigian delivered the new “Discovering Commercial” course for the National Association of Realtors® as a beta test to newly selected instructors, and operated a “Train the Trainer” session in Chicago. Nahigian also recently delivered the course “From Shanghai to Your Shelf: Logistics and Supply Chain Industrial Real Estate Decision Making” to the Louisiana Commercial Realtors in Darrow, Louisiana, the Maryland Port Administration, and the SIOR Maryland Chapter in Baltimore. - Robert Nahigian, CRE
 

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Kensington Realty Advisors

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2015 Midyear Meetings
April 19-22, 2015
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2015 Annual Convention
October 18-21, 2015
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Charlotte, NC

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