CRE News

2022 Chair Nomination William P.J.  McCarthy, CRE, president of W.P.J. McCarthy and Company Ltd. in Burnaby, British Columbia, has been nominated as the 2020 second vice chair of The Counselors of Real Estate, and will assume the chairmanship in 2022.  Mr. McCarthy, who will be the third Canadian to lead the organization, was the 2018 […]

CRE Collaboration

2019 Felt Award The 2019 James Felt Award for Creative Counseling was presented to Robert Cleary, Jr., CRE, SIOR, FRICS, senior vice president of Colliers International in Boston, and Rob Nahigian, CRE, FRICS, SIOR, MCR, principal of Auburndale Realty Company in Newton, MA, for the adaptive reuse of a former U. S. Army facility in […]

Real Property. Real Talk.

Disruptors: Are You Prepared? 2019 Midyear Meetings in Chicago The Counselors’ recent Midyear Meetings, held in Chicago, focused on the global and domestic issues likely to have a sustaining effect on real property and the industry in general.  Spencer Levy, head of research and senior economic advisor for CBRE, discussed the “new city,” urban meccas […]

Global Positioning

Expansion in Europe To accommodate its growing membership, The Counselors’ European Chapter will be adding Prague-based staff to strengthen membership and programming throughout Europe. A long-term goal is to form country-based chapters.  Additionally, plans are underway for an international conference in Prague in the summer of 2020. 2019 Brexit Conference The European Chapter, in cooperation […]

The CRE Chapter Network

Recent Chapter Events March 20: The Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter held a luncheon featuring speaker, Mike Ablon, founding partner of Pegasus Ablon. Pegasus Ablon is a multidisciplinary developer and investor focused on the integration of emerging markets with evolving demographic trends. March 20: The Utah Chapter held a luncheon featuring a presentation by Russ Appel, Founding Principal […]

The CRE Network Connection

The global network of Counselors presents a rare opportunity for camaraderie and local insight from a fellow CRE member. Friendships can also develop which last a lifetime. A.C. Schwethelm, CRE, Comfort, Texas, and Jon Yamaguchi, CRE, Honolulu, Hawaii, met through their numerous activities in The Counselors. A rich friendship developed, and includes their families, as […]

Business Tips

Benefitting from new Connectivity as a Small Business By Paige Mueller, CRE, Managing Director, Eigen 10 Advisors, LLC A new connectivity is forming as hundreds of tech firms begin to address the needs of the real estate industry. Platforms by firms such as Tableau, Microsoft’s Power BI, and Salesforce are now frequently being used by […]

News, Announcements and Deadlines

CRE Leadership News Deadline: March 13, 2019—Submit a Nomination for the James Felt Creative Counseling Award CRE 2018 Annual Convention Highlights CRE 2019 Midyear Meetings Update Chapter News Publications News: The Reading List The Latest In The Counselor The Latest In Real Estate Issues CRE Leadership News Meet The Counselors’ 2019 Leadership team: Julie L. […]

Member News

Milestones Counselors Quoted in Media Speaking Out Honors, Awards, and Giving Back Member Spotlight Milestones Theddi Wright Chappell, CRE, appointed program director for Utah C-PACE Paul J. Massey, Jr., CRE, co-founds B6 Real Estate Advisors Michael J. Ash, Esq., CRE, joins Carlin & Ward Martha Heric, CRE, has joined Cushman & Wakefield Valuation and Advisory […]

New Members: Fall 2018

Membership invitations were extended to 19 real estate advisory professionals after The Counselors of Real Estate 2018 Annual Convention in Charleston, South Carolina in October. While we are excited by the number of new members the organization has invited, we particularly celebrate the breadth of experience, new skill sets, and diversity in its many forms represented within our newest class of invitees. […]

The Counselors of Real Estate®, established in 1953, is an international group of high profile professionals including members of prominent real estate, financial, legal and accounting firms as well as leaders of government and academia who provide expert, objective advice on complex real property situations and land-related matters. Membership is selective, extended by invitation only. The organization’s CRE® (Counselor of Real Estate) credential is granted to all members in recognition of superior problem solving ability in various areas of real estate counseling. For more information, contact The Counselors of Real Estate