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Summer Cocktail Party

August 25, 2016

Summer Cocktail Party

Thursday, August 25, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Erie Café

536 W. Erie Street, Chicago

REIA Members $50 – Non-members $85

After 8/22/16 – REIA Members $75 – Non-Members $110

NO Walkins

Valet Parking Available

Enjoy a festive evening of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres outside overlooking the river.  Relax and network with fellow REIA members and friends at our very own “REIA Summerfest.”  Bring your friends and clients!!!

Thank you for supporting our 2016 Sponsors

EVENT SPONSOR:
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AKT Peerless • Aries Capital LLC • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP • Bryan Cave, LLP • Chicago Title Insurance Company • Colliers International • Continuum Capital Funding LLC • Cray Kaiser, Ltd. • Gordon and Pikarski • Leopardo Companies Inc. • Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC • Love Funding • Mauge, Inc. • Midland IRA • Peer Realty LLC • Pathway Senior Living, LLC • NFP Property & Casualty • RSM US LLP • Whitney Artchitects • Wolf Point Advisors Ltd.

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Twelfth Annual REIA/DePaul Summit

September 22, 2016

Twelfth Annual REIA/DePaul Summit

Moderator:  Brian Lignelli, Continuum Capital Funding LLC & REIA Past President

September 22, 2016

Maggiano’s

111 W. Grand, Chicago

7:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Event Sponsor:

The State of Debt & Equity

October 20, 2016

The State of Debt & Equity

Moderators: Neil Freeman, Aries Capital LLC & REIA Director and

Navin Nagrani, Hilco Real Estate & REIA Past President

October 20, 2016

Maggiano’s

111 W. Grand, Chicago

Breakfast 7:45 a.m., Program 8:15 a.m.

Economic Effects of 2016 Elections

November 17, 2016

Economic Effects of 2016 Elections

Moderator: E. James Keledjian, Pathway Senior Living & REIA Chairman

November 17, 2016

Maggiano’s

111 W. Grand, Chicago

Breakfast 7:45 a.m., Program 8:15 a.m.

REIA Holiday Luncheon **Members Only**

December 8, 2016

REIA Holiday Luncheon **Members Only**

December 8, 2016

Gibson’s, 1028 N. Rush St., Chicago

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Recent Events

Networking Cocktail Party – Charitable Fundraiser

June 30, 2016

REIA Annual Charity Cocktail Party

Come Support the Weitzman DePaul Scholarship!

Thursday, June 30, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

JAB Real Estate Inc.

1800 West Berenice #200, Chicago

REIA Member $50 – Non-Member $65

REIA Emerging Leader Member $25 – REIA Sponsor $25 – Student $25

Onsite Registration or after 6/27/16

REIA Member $60 – Non-Member $75 – Emerging Leader & Sponsor $35

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres included

Please join us for a fabulous evening of networking, cocktails, live entertainment and dealmaking as REIA’s Emerging Leaders help support and raise funds for the Weitzman DePaul Scholarship.  In a relaxed setting – hear from prior scholarship recipients who have gone through the program and see where they are now in their professional lives.  Space is limited, so please reserve your ticket early!

About The Robert and Howard Weitzman Endowed Scholarship (DePaul University):

This scholarship objective is to provide financial assistance to DePaul University undergraduate real estate students who demonstrate outstanding aptitude in their academic pursuit of a real estate degree.

Space is limited, so sign up now!

Thank you for supporting our 2016 Sponsors

AKT Peerless • Aries Capital LLC • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP • Bryan Cave LLP • Chicago Title Insurance Company • Colliers International • Continuum Capital Funding LLC • Cray Kaiser, Ltd. • Gordon and Pikarski • Leopardo Companies Inc. • Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC • Love Funding • Mauge, Inc. • Midland IRA • Peer Realty LLC • Pathway Senior Living, LLC • NFP Property & Casualty • RSM US LLP • Whitney Architects • Wolf Point Advisors Ltd.

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Multi-Family Housing Trends and Forecast

May 19, 2016

Multi-Family Housing Trends and Forecast

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Continental Breakfast 7:45 a.m. – Program 8:15 a.m.

Maggiano’s Little Italy

111 West Grand, Chicago

REIA Member $35 – Non-Member $55

Onsite Registration or after 5/16/16 – REIA Member $45 – Non-Member $65

Valet Parking Available

The Multi-family market continues to be progressing at “Full Steam Levels” as cranes keep populating over Chicago’s skyline, property sales achieving record highs, and rents continue an upward trend.  But with news of a potential bankrupt city, an overly entertaining political climate in wing, and global uncertainty, one must wonder where we stand in the cycle of real estate.

Please join us for an engaging and informative discussion on the state of the Chicago Multi-Family Market among our experts as they discuss TRENDS & INNOVATION, EMERGING NEIGHBORHOODS, CURRENT LEASING ENVIRONMENT, CONSTRUCTION, INVESTMENT SALES and much more.

Moderator: Steven Livaditis, Principal & Managing Director, Essex Realty Group, Inc.

Panelists: Gail Lissner, Vice President, Appraisal Research Counselors

Harold D. Rider, Jr., Co-President, Realty & Mortgage Co.

Alex Samoylovich, Managing Partner, CEDARst Companies

Event Sponsor:

Thank you for supporting our 2016 Sponsors

AKT Peerless • Aries Capital LLC • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP • Bryan Cave LLP • Chicago Title Insurance Company • Colliers International • Continuum Capital Funding LLC • Cray Kaiser, Ltd. • Gordon and Pikarski • Leopardo Companies Inc. • Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC • Love Funding • Mauge, Inc. • Midland IRA • Peer Realty LLC • Pathway Senior Living, LLC • NFP Property & Casualty • RSM US LLP • Whitney Architects • Wolf Point Advisors Ltd.

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The Merging of Big Data, the Cloud and Virtual Reality

April 27, 2016

The Merging of Big Data, the Cloud and Virtual Reality

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Continental Breakfast 7:45 a.m. – Program 8:15 a.m.

Maggiano’s Little Italy

111 West Grand, Chicago

REIA Member $35 – Non-Member $55

Onsite Registration or after 4/22/16 – REIA Member $45 – Non-Member $65

Valet Parking Available

Please join us for a presentation and panel discussion featuring entrepreneurs and thought leaders on the impact of big data and technological innovation on real estate.

Jeffrey Fisher, PhD, Founding Partner, Pavonis Group, and head of research and data services of RealNEX will discuss ways that “big data” might be useful in the commercial real estate industry as well as some of the challenges. He will also discuss how data is starting to merge with other technologies such as virtual reality and “the cloud” to increase the transparency and efficiency of real estate transactions.

Panelists who will respond and discuss their firm’s view of this provocative topic are:

Moderator: Susanne Cannon, Managing Principal, Cannon-Affiliates

Panelists: Donna Salvatore, Founder and CEO of Megalytics

Sergei Kozyrenko, Co-Founding CTO of Parknav

Stephen Roulac, PhD, CEO of Roulac Global LLC

Thank you for supporting our 2016 Sponsors

AKT Peerless • Aries Capital LLC • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP • Bryan Cave LLP • Chicago Title Insurance Company • Colliers International • Continuum Capital Funding LLC • Cray Kaiser, Ltd. • Gordon and Pikarski • Leopardo Companies Inc. • Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC • Love Funding • Mauge, Inc. • Midland IRA • Peer Realty LLC • Pathway Senior Living, LLC NFP Property & Casualty • RSM US LLP • Whitney Architects • Wolf Point Advisors Ltd.

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Transit Oriented Developments in Chicago’s emerging zoning landscape

March 24, 2016

Transit Oriented Developments:

A discussion on Chicago’s emerging zoning landscape

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Continental Breakfast 7:45 a.m. – Program 8:15 a.m.

Maggiano’s Little Italy

111 West Grand, Chicago

REIA Member $35 – Non-Member $55 – Student $20

Onsite Registration or after 3/21/16 – REIA Member $45 – Non-Member $65 – Student $30

Valet Parking Available

Please join us for a panel discussion on Transit Oriented Developments (TODs), Chicago’s latest zoning method to keep up with the city’s ever changing needs. You will be treated to insight from every aspect of a TOD from finding a location, to development of the project and everything in between. We will close with a question answer session.

Moderator: Daniel Pikarski, Partner, Gordon and Pikarski and REIA Director

Panelists: Mark Sullivan, President, Sullivan, Goulette & Wilson

Frank Campise, Principal, JAB Real Estate Inc.

David Reifman, Commissioner, City of Chicago, Department of Planning and Development

Thank you for supporting our 2016 Sponsors

AKT Peerless • Aries Capital LLC • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP • Bryan Cave LLP • Chicago Title Insurance Company • Colliers International • Continuum Capital Funding LLC • Cray Kaiser, Ltd. • Gordon and Pikarski • Leopardo Companies Inc. • Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC • Love Funding • Mauge, Inc. • Midland IRA • Peer Realty LLC • Pathway Senior Living, LLC • NFP Property & Casualty • RSM US LLP • Whitney Architects • Wolf Point Advisors Ltd.

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Roundtable on Current Trends in the Real Estate Industry

February 25, 2016

REIA Emerging Leaders Roundtable on

Current Trends in the Real Estate Industry

Thursday, February 25, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

TechNexus

20 N. Wacker Dr. #1200, Chicago

(Chicago Civic Opera House)

All Attendees $40

Onsite Registration or after 2/22/16 – All Attendees $50

Light appetizers & soft drinks will be served

Join us for a unique event at TechNexus. We have put together five roundtables of industry veterans to discuss trends in commercial real estate. Topics for the evening will be Multifamily, Retail, Finance, Healthcare, and Technology. This is a great opportunity to casually interact with industry leaders in a comfortable group setting. Come have some fun with us. REIA will help you build your network and accomplish your goals.

Finance

1) Paul Martin, RREEF (Deutsche Bank)  2) Jerry Lumpkins, BMO Harris Bank     3) Alan Schapiro, Continuum Capital Funding

Retail

1) Keith Lord, The Lord Companies    2) David Keane, General Growth Prop.  3) Ralph Cram, Envoy Net Lease Partners

MultiFamily

1) Lee Kiser, Kiser Group Realty 2) Jim Darrow, Essex Realty Group

Real Estate Tech

1) Jordan Fishfeld, Peer Realty 2) Christopher Aruffo, Megalytics 3) Marc Rutzen, KIG 4) Stan Schiller, Megalytics

Healthcare Real Estate

1) Jerry Finis, Pathway Senior Living  2) Patrick Dimaano, Pathway Senior Living

Thank you for supporting our 2016 Sponsors

AKT Peerless • Aries Capital LLC • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP • Bryan Cave LLP Chicago Title Insurance Company • Colliers International • Continuum Capital Funding LLC Cray Kaiser, Ltd. • Leopardo Companies Inc. • Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC • Love Funding Mauge, Inc. • Midland IRA • Peer Realty LLC • Pathway Senior Living, LLC NFP Property & Casualty • RSM US LLP • Whitney Artchitects • Wolf Point Advisors Ltd.

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