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In This Issue
Upcoming Events
Nov 17, 2016
Commercial Real Estate Myths BUSTED!
Moderated by Dr. Mark Eppli
7:30 am Potawatomi Conference Center
Jan 12, 2017
NAIOP Chicago Real Estate Forecast Breakfast
Featuring Dr. Mark Eppli
Chicago, IL

Jan 18, 2017
ULI Cleveland Breakfast
Featuring Dr. Mark Eppli
Cleveland, OH

Feb 1, 2017
WI Residential Real Estate Summit
8-11:00 am, Wisconsin Club, Milw, WI
Feb 18, 2017
National Marquette Day REALM Networking Event
5-7:00 pm, Buck Bradley's, Milw, WI
Advisory Board
Nancy Haggerty, Chair
Michael, Best & Friedrich
Betty Bell
Pabst Farms Development, WI
Peter Bell
First Realty Company, IL
Scott Benedetto CenterPoint Properties, IL
Pat Biernacki
Millennial Residential, TX
James Clewlow
CenterPoint Properties, IL
Trisha Connolly
Cushman & Wakefield, IL
Jim Devine
Newcastle Properties, IL
Steve Disse
Colliers International, IL
Norris Eber
Abbell Associates, IL
Dr. Mark Eppli
Marquette University, WI
John Feeney
The Boulder Group, IL
Jim Imhoff
First Weber Group, WI
Chris Korjenek
Marquette University, WI
David Krill
Marquette University, WI
Allison Kuchny-Curtin
IRC Retail Centers, IL
Robert Mahoney
Barry Mandel
Mandel Group, WI
Theron May
Imperial Realty Co., IL
Joe McElwee
Capitol Senior Housing, PA
Jim McShane
The McShane Co., IL
Molly McShane
Conor Commercial, IL
Jon Mulcahy
BMO Harris Bank, WI
Michelle Panovich
MidAmerica Asset Mgmt, IL
Anthony Pennington-Cross
Marquette University, WI
Danny Queenan
CBRE Global Investors, IL
Mike Riopel
von Briesen & Roper, WI
William Shiel
Shiel Realty Advisors, IL
Kevin Smith
Prudential Real Estate Investors, NJ
Ted Stratman
Interra Realty, IL
Roger Thrun
WHR Group, WI
Mike Wanezek
Colliers International, WI
Greg Warsek
Associated Bank, IL
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Two Marquette Professors Honored with Best Paper Awards in Real Estate by the American Real Estate Society (ARES)
Dr. Anthony Pennington-Cross and Dr. George Cashman were honored recently by the American Real Estate Society (ARES) for having best papers in the organization's 2016 Manuscript Prize Competition.  More than 230 papers were submitted for 21  categories undergo through multiple rounds of evaluation to determine a winner.

Pennington-Cross' paper, "Mortgage Loss Given Default: Loss on Sale and Lost Time" examines losses on defaulted mortgages particularly from the sale of a property as well as opportunity costs from the loss of time.

Dr. Cashman's paper "Cross Border Investment and Firm Liquidity" examines whether, and to what extent, information barriers and geo-political risk factors impact liquidity of real estate.  Read more.

2016 Strategies Conference-Chasing Yield: Trends that will Shape the Commercial Real Estate Market - Recap
Almost 400 professionals attended the fifth annual Strategies Conference hosted by the Marquette University Center for Real Estate and presented by BMO Harris Bank and CBRE National Retail Investment Group.  The event featured keynote speaker Robert White from Real Capital Analytics headquartered in New York. Read more.

Dr. Mark Eppli interviewing Robert White, Real Capital Analytics
Placement Statistics-Nearing 100% Placement for the Fifth Consecutive Reporting Cycle
One of the more significant roles of the Center for Real Estate is to assist students with their First Destination jobs.  The real estate major continues to place 100% of graduates within six months of graduation.  Read more.
Real Estate Alumni (REALM) Spotlight
Leah (Erickson) Bogen, BusAd'06

Leah Bogen

Bourn Companies, Tucson, AZ

We are pleased to present Mrs. Leah Bogen as our featured alumni.  She graduated in 2006 with a double major in real estate and finance and is one of the first ladies with a real estate degree from MU!

Students-Helicopter Tour; NAIOP Scholarship
Ten REAL Students Attended the annual Urban Land Institute Conference in Dallas, TX
Thanks to annual funding from real estate alumni (REALM), ten students recently attended the annual Urban Land Institute (ULI) in Dallas.  The event featured many educational events, an exclusive tour of Bank of the Ozarks and a of the Sixth Street Museum where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Former President George W Bush provided the final keynote speech to wrap-up the conference.  Special thank you to Marquette alum Paul Monson for chaperoning the students!

Real estate students attend ULI in Dallas
Forty REAL and OSCM Students on a Helicopter Tour!
In our first collaboration between real estate and supply chain, over forty students, faculty and College of Business dean Brian Till participated in a full day tour of real property with ties to supply chain.  Read more.
Erik Potocek, BusAd '17 Awarded NAIOP Chicago Scholarship
Mr. Erik Potocek, Real Estate Club President, was awarded one of three $5,000 scholarships from the Chicago chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association... Read more.