2018 Chair of The Counselors of Real Estate To Speak at MIPIM Conference

(Chicago)–March 8, 2018–Joseph G. Nahas, Jr., CRE®, noted authority on real estate investment, will speak at MIPIM–the world’s largest global conference for real estate–in Cannes, France on March 13th. He is the 2018 chair of The Counselors of Real Estate® professional association, and is senior vice president, institutional marketing and investor relations, Equus Capital Partners, […]

Guniz Celen, CRE® Receives 2017 Landauer/White Award

(CHICAGO)—October 24, 2017—The Counselors of Real Estate® (CRE®) professional association has named Guniz Celen, CRE, chief executive officer and chairperson, Celen Corporate Property Valuation & Counseling Inc., Istanbul, Turkey, as recipient of the 2017 James D. Landauer/John R. White Award–the highest honor conferred by the 1,100-member global real estate organization, in which membership is by […]

Cybersecurity Tips: Insights from The Counselors of Real Estate

(CHICAGO)–October 20, 2017–Do you think your company systems and data are secure? Don’t be so sure. According to cybersecurity legal expert Dr. Sunny Handa, Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes), who teaches at McGill University, any organization can–and probably will be—hacked. It’s just a matter of when and how. This is one of the […]

John Hentschel, CRE® Receives 2017 CRE Committee Service Award

(Chicago)–October 11, 2017–John J. Hentschel, CRE®, president, Hentschel Real Estate Services LLC, Abingdon, Maryland, has received the 2017 Committee Service Award from The Counselors of Real Estate® (CRE) invitation-only professional association. The honor, established in 1996, provides official recognition of exemplary volunteer service to the CRE organization. The announcement was made in Montreal during The […]

The Counselors of Real Estate® Announces 2018 Leadership Team

(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 […]

Volunteer Real Estate Advisors Help Ohio City Map New Economic Development

(Chicago) September 20, 2017–-Like many U.S. communities, Fairborn, Ohio saw population numbers flatten, then stall after decades of post-World War II growth. Nearby communities seemed to grow exponentially. The challenge was how to reinvigorate the city of 33,000 on a limited economic development budget. City officials tried an increasingly sought-after approach –assistance from The Counselors […]

Immigration Restrictions–The Impact on Real Estate: The Future’s Not Pretty

(Chicago)–August 4, 2017 – Immigration has been front and center in the news since well before the U.S. political elections last November. Now it is making headlines again with new political proposals to reduce the number of legal entrants to the U.S. from today’s one million per year to half that number, over the coming […]

Michel Couillard, CRE® Nominated for 2020 Chair of The Counselors of Real Estate®

(Chicago)–July 27, 2017–The Counselors of Real Estate® (CRE®), the global invitational professional association for prominent real property advisors, has nominated Michel Couillard, CRE, to serve as chair of the CRE organization in 2020. Mr. Couillard is president and CEO of BUSAC Real Estate in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, where he is responsible for overall investments; development […]

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