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Latest News From The Counselors of Real Estate

CRE Members Meet with Ghanaian Delegation

Counselors of Real Estate Peter Burley, Barton DeLacy, Maxine Mitchell and Bruce Reid met with Parliamentary officials from Ghana on August 7 at the CRE office in Chicago. The group discussed Real Estate Counseling as a highlight of the delegation's tour to learn about real estate best practices in the U.S. The officials are ranking members of the Parliament’s committees on Works and Housing and Lands and Forestry.

The Counselors’ Top Ten Issues Announced

The Counselors’ list of the Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate 2015-16 was announced in Miami during the keynote address at the National Association of Real Estate Editors’ Conference. CRE Chair Noah Shlaes shared objective insight and perspectives about the most critical factors affecting commercial and residential real estate. The Counselors’ External Affairs Committee leads development of the annual list. Click here to view the press release that includes the full list.
 
New Development Featured at CRE Pacific Northwest Chapter Meeting
The CRE Pacific Northwest Chapter hosted speaker Greg Johnson, president of Wright Runstad & Co. at their March meeting. His presentation focused on The Spring District, the company’s new 36-acre transit-oriented mixed-use neighborhood now under development. When completed, the neighborhood will have over 5.3 million square feet of office buildings, apartments, hotels, retail outlets, and recreation/entertainment facilities. The development is centered on a future light rail station which will connect to the main Microsoft campus to the east and downtown Seattle to the west. Bellevue is a classic ‘edge city' to the east of Seattle across Lake Washington. Jon B. Willis, CRE is chapter chair.
 
Jackson Announces New Company
Raymond A. Jackson, CRE, recently announced the formation of Jackson Advisory Group, Inc. The firm specializes in providing consulting and valuation studies regarding real property rights, real estate tax appeals, litigation support for condemnation and environmental conditions, and resolution regarding other real estate issues. - Raymond Jackson, CRE
 
McGauley Forms New Company
Joe McGauley, CRE has formed Gershman Commercial Equities, LLC, a new company which focuses on acquiring & repositioning office, industrial, retail & mixed use properties within the Greater St. Louis area. GCE is an affiliate of Gershman Commercial, which enjoys a sixty year tradition of development & ownership of commercial properties. McGauley is entering his 34 year in commercial real estate, with the most recent 25 years with Cushman & Wakefield in the St. Louis marketplace. - Joseph McGauley, CRE
 
Southwest Chapter Discusses Leadership in Arizona
At their recent, monthly, breakfast meeting, the Southwest Chapter met with John Graham, President of Sunbelt Holdings. They held a dynamic conversation about the influence of leadership in the State of Arizona and what initiatives are underway to ensure competitive advantage for business recruitment, business retention, strengthening of K-12 education and the growth of local Universities into world-class institutions.
 
Curme Receives Carolinas’ Creative Thinkers Award
Geoffrey M. Curme, CRE, managing member, Mount Vernon Asset Management, Charlotte, received a 2015 Creative Thinkers Award, celebrating his work redeveloping the EpiCenter in Charlotte. View the video to see how his vision transformed Charlotte’s north end. The award was presented at the CRE Carolinas Chapter luncheon event February 25. - Geoffrey Curme, CRE
 

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