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AROUND TOWN: upcoming events you need to know about


July 17: The New York Association of Realty Managers presents A Tour/Seminar of the mechanical systemsspecifically the two 650 ton tuned mass dampers. The system that protects the 1,398 foot condominium building, and the people inside, from strong motion due to wind and similar. From 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at 432 Park Avenue at East 56th Street – Advance Registration required. Managed by FirstService Residential. Presented by: Lily Elezovic, Director of Operations. Free to NYARM Members, Limited space. Non-members $185 contact Margie Russell, executive director for membership info, sponsorships at 212-216-0654 or email

Pier 57 Tour

July 18: Women in Housing & Finance will host a Summer Tour of the RXR Pier 57 at Eleventh Avenue & West 15th Street from 4:00pm – 5:30pm. Happy Hour will follow. Cost: Members: $30; Non-Members: $40; Students: $30. Dress: Please wear long slacks and closed-toe shoes. This is an active construction site. Go to to register and pay.

NYARM Seminar

July 23: “The Effect of Rent Law Amendments and Other Issues on Building Valuations in the World of Finance.” Seminar content specific to building: owners, boards and, property managers of both coop & rental buildings. From 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the law firm of Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP 845 3rd Ave 5th Floor – Advance Registration required. Presented by Jay L. Hack, Partner at Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP and the former Chair, Business Law Section, New York State Bar Association and, real estate law practitioners from the law firm. Free to CNYC and NYARM Members, Limited space. Non-members $185 contact Margie Russell, executive director for membership info, sponsorships at 212-216-0654 or email

WBC Golf Outing

July 22: The Women Builders Council will hold is 5th Annual Golf Outing at the Wheatley Hills Golf Course in East Williston, NY. The shotgun tee-off is a 12.30 and a reception and buffet dinner with live auction and raffle will round out the day at 5.00 p.m. For details, visit


July 24: The New York Association of Realty Managers presents Chelsea Area Landscaping Tour/Seminar, A tale of 2 complexes, it is the best of landscaping – it is the … ” From 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at West 26th Street at Eighth Avenue – Advance Registration required. Presented by: James Dempsey, Assistant Grounds Keeper, Penn South & former Golf Course Superintendent. Free to NYARM Members, Limited space. Non-members $185 contact Margie Russell, executive director for membership info, sponsorships at 212-216-0654 or email

Diversity Conference


July 26&27: Avant-Garde Network’s Diversity in Commercial Real Estate Conference will take place at the Alfred Leonard Hall, Columbia University, 2920 Broadway. Over 50 speakers will explore commercial real estate (CRE), an industry where persons of color make up under one percent of the senior level executives. Speakers include Adeola Adejobi, Esq., founder and CEO of Avant-Garde Network, Margaret Anadu,Goldman Sachs, head of Urban Investment Group; Meredith Marshall, BRP Development Corporation; John Banks, president emeritus, REBNY and London Kemp, director, corporate real estate Netflix. For details visit


July 29: The annual Real Estate Boar of New York Golf and Tennis Outing will be held at the North SHore Country Clud. Register now, contact Cindy M. Ramotar at

NYARM Seminar:

July 31: The New York Association of Realty Managers presents The challenges of managing multiple capital improvement projects in a pre-war historical landmark building. From 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at The Apthorp Condominium, 2211 Broadway at West 79th Street – Advance Registration required. Managed by Gumley Haft. Presented by, James Rauscher, Resident Manager. Free to NYARM Members, Limited space. Non-members $185 contact Margie Russell, executive director for membership info, sponsorships at 212-216-0654 or email

CIBS-LI Networking

Aug. 7: Commercial Industrial Brokers Society of Long Island Summer Extravaganza, Aug. 7, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Poolside networking and BBQ at Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY. Free to CIBS members and associate members; $150 for others. RSVP or register at

ULI Fall Meeting


Sept. 18-21: Increasing diversity within the real estate industry, as well as incorporating sustainability in real estate transactions, are among the topics and issues that industry experts will be discussing at the Urban Land Institute’s 2019 Fall Meeting at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. This year’s speakers include Nikki Haley, US Ambassador to the United Nations and Amazon’s director of worldwide economic development Holly Sullivan. For information visit

BCW Dinner


Oct. 10: The Business Council of Westchester (BCW) will welcome MGM Resorts International Chairman and CEO Jim Murren as the keynote speaker at the BCW Annual Dinner at the HiltonWestchester in Rye Brook, N.Y. Cocktail reception will start at 5:30 p.m. followed by the program from 7-9 p.m. For information on sponsorships, contact Charlene Nixon, Senior Director of Membership, at To register or for more information about the dinner, please visit

NYC Real Estate Expo

Oct. 24: The day-long NYCRE Expo will draw over 5,000 to the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel. Confirmed speakers include Vince Rocco, Halstead; Michael Romer, Esq., of Romer, Debbas; Louise Forbes, Halstead; Paul Massey, B6 Real Estate Advisors; Kent Swig, Swig Equities; Bess Freedman, Brown Harris Stevens; and Luciane Serifovic, Luxian International Realty. Attendees are entitled to register at no charge for 7.5 hours of real estate CE credits through the New York Real Estate Center, the designated NYCRE Expo school. Advance registration is required at For individual tickets, the Early Bird Registration fee is $69 per ticket. ($89 after August 14.) Admission at the door will be $120. To register with the discount, upon registering add Promo Code ‘Expo.’ General Expo questions

Deal of the Year Gala

Oct. 30: The Real Estate Board of New York 31st annual Residential Deal of the Year Gala will be held at The Plaza Hotel. Reserve your table and become a sponsor, contact: Yilda Guerrero at or Olivia Byun at #RESDOY19

PropTech Summit

Nov. 12-13: Reed MIDEM and MetaProp NYC host the third annual 2019 MIPIM PropTech NYC Summit at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan. This year’s panelist include Cleve Adams, CEO of Site 1001; Ryan Anderson, VP of Digital Innovation at Herman Miller; Kai-Uwe Bergmann, Partner at BIG.

WX Gala

Nov. 14: WX New York Women Executives in Real Estate (WX) will host its 2019 Woman of the Year Gala from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Pierre, 2 East 61st Street, New York City. This year’s honoree for Woman of the Year is Paula Schaefer, Senior Vice President at Clarion Partner, and long-time member of WX. Proceeds from the event are used to fund scholarships for women entering the real estate profession in the NYC area, and to pay for educational, professional development and networking events for the organization’s Mentoring program. For details visit

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