June 2016 
NY Metro's CCIM of the Month
Chris Cervelli, CCIM
Co-owner of Michael Cervelli Real Estate & Property Management

North Bergen, NJ

Chris Cervelli is co-owner of Michael Cervelli Real Estate & Property Management. Chris oversees a sales team of real estate professionals with extensive experience in multi-family dwellings and mixed use commercial properties. He is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), a recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry since 2009. Chris' real estate career began in 1999 as an agent in residential and commercial sales, obtaining his Broker's license in 2003. He received the Platinum Sales Award for two consecutive years in 2006 and 2007 overseeing more than $50M in real estate transactions including work with national franchise companies IHOP and Fresenius Medical Care during this time period. He was recognized in 2007 as a Commercial Broker All Star from Real Estate NJ and has been nominated as a Top Industry Leader by the Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal. Chris was the Liberty Board Realtor Associate of the Year in 2013, and has been active in the New Jersey Gold Coast real estate market prior to its rapid ascent in value which offers him a unique viewpoint on this market's dramatic change. Chris participates as a panel speaker at New Jersey's Property Owners Association and performs commercial property calculations for both national and international companies. Chris currently serves as the Metro Commercial MLS President, President of the New York Metro CCIM Chapter and Vice President of the NJ Property Owners Association.
2017 Slate
2017 Proposed 
Slate of Officers
President - Neil Firtle, CCIM
President-Elect - Ian Grusd, CCIM
Secretary - John Richard 'JR' Chantengco, CCIM
Treasurer - Neil Firtle, CCIM
Chris Cervelli, CCIM (Immediate Past President)
Wayne D'Amico, CCIM
Craig Evans, CCIM
Kamil Homsi, CCIM
Robin Humble, CCIM
James Kinsey, CCIM
Camille Renshaw, CCIM

The official slate will be sent to membership July 1, 2016.

Networking Update
Education and Entertainment with Wanda Monahan

On March 31, 2016, more than 40 New York Metro CCIM Chapter members and their guests gathered at the Saddle Brook Marriott for an engaging seminar and networking event.  Wanda Chin Monahan,  a partner with the law firm of Sedita, Campisano & Campisano, LLC, with more than 25 years experience in the practice of Environmental Law, delivered an informative presentation on site remediation and redevelopment, environmental liability, enforcement, and regulatory compliance. Following the discussion, attendees were treated to a lively reception.

May / June issue of Commercial Investment Real Estate is out!

Read  Commercial Investment Real Estate  on your smartphone, tablet, or computer and enjoy these top industry articles in the May/June 2016 issue:

Big Box Breakup.  
Retail experts puzzle out shrinking footprints and excess space.   Read more...

U.S. Hotel Market: An Overview.  
Demand is high and fundamentals are strong - for now.   Read more...

Independents' Day
Small (brokerage) size matters, so does flexibility, agility, and personalized service.  Read more...

Striding Toward Equality
Women have made enormous inroads in commercial real estate by focusing on their skills, natural strengths, and networking.   Read more...

Borrowers Beware?
Financing conditions tighten as lenders face more-stringent regulations. 

Plus, read the latest installments of Market Trends, Regional Outlook, International Beat, and Deal Makers.
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Tactical Tools

STDB (Members Only)  Easily access detailed, site-specific demographics and reports.

DealShare (Formerly MailBridge)  Share property haves and wants with the CCIM member network.

CCIMConnect (Members Only)  Request and share industry insights with CCIM members.

CCIM Quarterly Market Trends  Gain insights on the top 48 U.S. commercial real estate markets.

Career Center  Search for top real estate jobs and career advice.

2015 Officers and Directors

Chris Cervelli, CCIM

President Elect
Neil Firtle, CCIM

Neil Firtle, CCIM

John Richard "JR" Chantengco, CCIM
Board of Directors
Alfonso Holloman, CCIM (Immediate Past President)

Wayne D'Amico, CCIM

Craig Evans, CCIM

Ian Grusd, CCIM

James Kinsey, CCIM

Camille Renshaw, CCIM

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Upcoming Events
2016 CREW Network Convention & Marketplace
New York Hilton Midtown
New York, NY
October 19-22, 2016

2016 SIOR Fall World Conference
Sheraton New York Times Square
New York, NY
October 20-22, 2016 

CCIM Institute Annual Governance Meetings & Conference
October 24-28 in Atlanta
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