CCIM Institute announced it has named Kiernan “KC” Conway, MAI, CRE, as its 2018 Chief Economist. Conway is the director of research and corporate engagement at the Alabama Center for Real Estate (ACRE) housed within the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce. “KC Conway is a widely respected economist with extensive experience in commercial […]
Steven D. Leader, CRE Emeritus, president, Leader Realty Advisors, Ltd., New York City, recently was selected to serve as a Judge and Mediator representing the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), in the Ninth Annual Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon. The Triathlon, co-sponsored by FINRA and St. John’s University School of Law, is a joint initiative of the […]
Guniz Celen, CRE, was named recipient of The Counselors of Real Estate’s highest honor—the Landauer-White Award—during the organization’s 2017 annual convention. Ms. Celen, a developer and valuation expert, is chief executive officer and chairperson of Celen Corporate Property Valuation & Counseling Inc., Istanbul. She was recognized as a real estate trailblazer who introduced the concept […]
Jackie Buhn, CRE, was quoted in Philadelphia magazine about the renovation project of Suburban Station in Penn Center, Philadelphia. Buhn is the principal and CEO of Philadelphia-based real estate services firm AthenianRazak. Last fall, the company took over the master lease for all retail space owned by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) at the Suburban Station […]
John J. Hentschel, CRE is the 2017 recipient of the CRE® Committee Service Award, presented at The Counselors’ 2017 Annual Convention in Montreal in September. A Counselor since 1990, he has spent hundreds of hours volunteering his time to the Counselor organization, including serving as editor-in-chief of Real Estate Issues, CRE’s professional journal; leading and […]
Kiernan “KC” Conway has assumed the role as Director of Research and Corporate Engagement for the Alabama Center for Real Estate. Conway comes to ACRE with more than 30 years of experience in commercial real estate as an appraiser, lender, credit officer and economist.
(Chicago) October 4, 2017 – Joseph G. Nahas, Jr., CRE, FRICS, senior vice president, institutional marketing and investor relations, Equus Capital Partners, Ltd., Philadelphia, was elected 2018 chair of The Counselors of Real Estate® board of directors at the organization’s 2017 Annual Convention last week in Montréal, Canada. The Counselors of Real Estate is the […]
Steven Norris, CRE, was quoted in the 2017 third quarter issue of the Valuation Magazine of the Appraisal Institute. The cover story centers on the transportation revolution and its impact on real estate. Discussing autonomous vehicles, electric cars, and more innovations, Norris says, “I think we are going to be surprised by how these new […]
Nicholas R. Morizio, CRE, was recently interviewed on Fox 61 News in Hartford, CT for his views on the commercial real estate trends for 2018 in Connecticut. “There’s been over 3 million square feet being developed right now in Connecticut,” says Morizio. Watch his analysis of the Connecticut real estate industry above.
Jim Costello, CRE, was recently featured in National Real Estate Investor to discuss a slowing of investment sales volume due to changes in investor behavior. Costello says that the underwriting process is taking longer and the negotiation process is tougher. “Now you have to be right on everything,” Costello says. “You can’t make mistakes there. […]
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