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Around the town events seminars meetings talks

Around the town events seminars meetings talks – Brief Article

NYU Course

Oct. 29 to Nov. 12 — The New York University Real Estate Institute will offer an approved 22.5-hour continuing education course, entitled “Selling the City,” on three consecutive Mondays, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Neil Binder, of Bellmarc Real Estate, Barbara Corcoran, of The Corcoran Group, and Paul Massey, of-Massey Knakall Realty. Services, will be some of the speakers for the course. The classes will take place at NYU’s Mid-town town Center, on the fourth floor of 11 W. 42nd St. Tuition: $375 per person. For registration and additional information please call Sal Gulino at (212) 790-1305.

ABO Dinner-Dance

Nov. 1 — The Associates Builders and Owners of Greater New York, Inc. will hold its annual dinner dance. Honorees will include Jeffrey S. Wilpon, executive vice president of Sterling Equities, Adrienne Albert, president of The Marketing Directors, Louis Romano, senior vice president of Castle Oil Corporation, Stephen Ross, chairman of the board of The Related Companies, and others. The event will take place at the New York Marriott Marquis. For registration and additional information please call (212) 3854949.

Association Event

Nov. 1 — The Association for a Better New York will hold an event starting at 4:30 p.m. Former president Bill Clinton will be the guest speaker. The event will take place at the Apollo Theatre, at 253 W. 125th ST., between Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard and Frederick Douglas Boulevard. For registration and additional information please call (212) 843-8028.

PWC Event

Nov. 1 – Professional Women in Construction will hold a networking event at the Grand Networking Trade Fair Opportunity. It will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Pfizer Conference Center at 235 East 42nd St. Exhibit tables cost $350 for members, $400 for participating association members, and $500 for non-members. General admission is $50 for members, $65 for non-members. Sponsorship is $1,000. Call PWC at (212) 486-7745, fax (212) 486-0228, email:


Nov. 1 to 3 — The National Association of Home Builders will hold its “Remodelers” show. The show will include educational programs, news conferences, and more than 400 exhibits. It will take place at the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City, N.J. For registration and additional information please call (202) 822-8861 or visit

REBNY Course

Nov. 2 to Nov. 16 — The Real Estate Board of New York will offer a 22 1/2-hour continuing education course, entitled “The Book on Commercial Real Estate” on three consecutive Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The classes will take place at 570 Lexington Ave. Members: $99 per person. Nonmembers: $190 per person. For registration and additional information please call Indi Jaipal at (212) 532-3100, ext. 5236.

NRC Lunch

Nov. 5 The National Realty Club will hold a lunch from noon to 2 p.m. at the Williams Club at 24 East 39th Street (Between Park & Madison Avenues) The guest speaker is Adrienne Albert, founder and president, The Marketing Directors, Inc. and the topic is “Marketing Real Estate In NYC” The cost is members $40 and nonmembers $60. (We cannot bill non-members.)

NYCREW Network Event

Nov. 5- The New York Commercial Real Estate Women Network (NYCREW Network), a local chapter of the national CREW Network, will host its first networking event and membership drive from 6 to 8 p.m. at 780 Third Ave., the Auditorium, room C-2. Attendees will be introduced to the new NYCREW Network board of directors and learn about the local and national benefits of its affiliation with the national CREW Network from Joan S. Rosoff Esq., a partner with White & Williams LLP in Philadelphia, 2001 national CREW Network director and its 2002 president-elect. In support of one of our members who was affected by the WTC tragedy, we will be accepting donations to: P.S. 89 PTA Relief Fund. Free. To RSVP or request more information, call 917-639-4021 or email

IREM Course

Nov. 5 — The Greater New York Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management is holding an educational course titled, “Solving Real Estate Math Using the HP-19BII Calculator” from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Brick Presbyterian Church, 62 East 92nd St. $70 for members; $75 for non-members or additional information or toenroll please call Sheila Still at 212-944-9445.

Appraisal Institute Course

Nov. 5- The Metropolitan New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute will hold Course 530, Advanced Sales Comparison & Cost Approaches from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, 27, and 28 at the Real Estate Board of New York at 570 Lexington Ave. The cost is $695. To register contact the chapter office at (212) 966-3710;

AREW Launch

Nov. 6– The Penn Station Redevelopment Project is the subject of the Association of Real Estate Women’s luncheon at the Harvard Club of New York, 27 West 44th St. (Fifth and Sixth venues.) The guest speaker will be Marilyn Jordan Taylor, FAIA, partner and chairman, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. A networking reception with no host bar begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by the luncheon and program at 12:30 p.m. AREW members may attend the luncheon at no charge. The cost or nonmembers is $75 per person. Send check made payable to AREW to Stephanie Butler, First American Title Insurance Company of New York, 633 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017 -3303. Reservations are due by Nov. 2. For additional AREW information, log on to, e-mail to NYAREW or call (212) 265-4652.

B’nai B’rith Lunch

Nov. 7 — Mitchel Maidman, president and chief executive officer of Townhouse Management Company, New York residential developer and owner for over 50 years, will be guest speaker at the next luncheon meeting of B’nai B’rith Real Estate to be held at noon at the Cornell Club, 6 East 44th St., Ivy Room. Maidman’s topic will be “New Directions for Upscale Housing in New York.” Call Daniel Shahrabani at (212) 7797757 to secure your reservation for the luncheon. Admission for members is $45 in advance and $55 at the door. Non-members’ admission is $55. All nonmembers should register and send a check in advance, as there will be no guarantee for seat availability on the day of the event. Make checks payable to B’nai B’rith Real Estate and mail to Daniel Shahrabani at Chelsea Capital, 377 Fifth Ave., suite 500, New York, NY 10016.

Real Estate Institute Conference

Nov. 7 — The Real Estate Institute of New York University will hold its 34th annual conference devoted to “Capital Markets and Pension Fund Investment in Real Estate” from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event will include plenary and breakout sessions, a dean’s roundtable, and a networking reception. The conference will take place at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, at 301 Park Ave. Individual tickets: $675 per person. Group tickets: $575 per person. For registration and additional information please call (212) 790-1362.

Club Event

Nov. 7 – “An Evening with Donald Trump” will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Hotel Inter-Continental at 111 East 48th St. Trump will discuss the future of New York City after the World Trade Center disaster and how the city can rebuild. The event is sponsored by the Wharton Business School Club of New York. The cost is $50 for members and $70 for non-members. Space is limited and reservations are necessary. For information and reservations call Wharton Club executive director Arline Isaacson at (718) 627-1989 or

Tiffany Reception

Nov. 8– Tiffany & Co. will hold a cocktail reception in celebration of the completion of the second floor design at Tiffany & Co. from 7 to 9 p.m. The reception will take place on the second floor of the Tiffany Building, at Fifth Ave. and 57th Street. For registration and additional information please call Kate Clark at (212) 230–6557.

NYU Monopoly Event

Nov. 8 — The New York University Real Estate Institute will hold an “Evening of Monopoly” from 6 to 11 p.m. The event will include cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, Monopoly games, buffet dinner, and ruffle. It will take place at the Puck Building, at 295 Lafayette St.

ORT Lunch

Nov. 8 — The Engineering and Construction Chapter of the American ORT will hold a luncheon in honor of its Community Achievement Award recipients from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Thomas Maguire, of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Gerard Neumann, of Spearin Preston & Burrows, and Irwin Rosenstein, of URS, will be the honorees. The event will take place at the Sheraton New York Hotel. Tickets: $200 per person. For registration and additional information please call Gary Perl at (212) 353-5822.

YMBA Lunch

Nov. 8 – The Young Mortgage Bankers Association is hosting a “Rebuilding New York City: The Public and Private Sector Working Together” luncheon at the Cornell Club at 6 East 44th St. at noon. Please call Joann Macaluso at 201-440-8144 to register.

MET Benefit

Nov. 8 — The Metropolitan Museum of Art will hold an annual benefit in honor of its real estate council. The event will celebrate the organization’s 20-year anniversary. For registration and additional information please call (212) 570-3947.

Housing Conference

Nov. 11 — The Council of New York Cooperatives & Condominiums will hold its annual housing conference from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The conference will include workshops and an exhibit of products and services. The event will take place on the second floor of the West Building at Hunter College. For registration and additional information please call (212) 496-7400.

Free Seminar

Nov. 13 & 14 – BAM Local Development Corporation and Long Island University is holding a free, two-day seminar entitled “Real Estate and the Arts: Translating Your Vision Into Space (You Can Afford.) It is being held in conjunction with the Nonprofit Finance Fund and the Brooklyn Arts Council. It is being held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Long Island University’s Downtown Brooklyn Campus. Advance reservations are necessary and space is limited. For more information or reservations, arts groups can call 718-789-9366 ext. 7.

Architects Dinner

Nov. 14 — The New York Society of Architects will hold an awards dinner and dance from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Fox & Fowle Architects, John M. Johansen, and Barry Lewis will be some of the honorees at the event. The dinner dance will take place at the W New York Hotel. Tickets: $200 per person, $375 per couple. For registration and additional information please call (212) 385-8950.

Israel Bonds Lunch

Nov. 14–State of Israel Bonds’ Real Estate and Construction Division will honor Scott Rechler, co-CEO and executive committee chairman of Reckson Associates Realty Corp., at its annual tribute luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at The Pierre. U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer of New York is guest speaker at the luncheon, at which Rechler will receive the Israel Peace Medal. Admission is $150 per person. For reservations, call Celine Bensimon at 212-644-2663, ext. 401.

23rd Street Breakfast

Nov. 14 — The 23rd Street Partnership will host its fourth annual networking business breakfast. For registration and additional information please call (212) 274-0550, ext. 62 or send an email to

IREM Dinner

Nov. 14 – Institute of Real Estate Management will hold its 2001 Annual Dinner and Awards at The Museum Club at Bridgewater’s 11 Fulton Street at the South Street Seaport from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Cocktail hour and dinner. Entertainment is by the Richie lacona Jazz Trio. The cost is $150 per person members & nonmembers. Reservations strongly encouraged For additional information please call 212-944-9445 or visit

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