The cost is $20, and reservations can be made through any participating organizations:
Manny Ybarra, president of Pillar Commercial and The Real Estate Council Government Affairs Committee chairman, said, ”Our industry hosts forums such as this one, so that our members will get to know each candidate and hear about their priorities for the City of Dallas.”
About The Real Estate Council: Founded in 1990, The Real Estate Council (TREC) is a dynamic organization of more than 1,300 commercial real estate professionals and 500 companies representing 95% of the top commercial real estate businesses in North Texas. TREC pursues industry advocacy efforts on local and statewide public policy issues and works to improve the quality of life in Dallas with initiatives that address housing, education, job creation and the environment. Over the last 20 years, The Real Estate Council’s FightNight, Giving Gala and Community Partners Program have raised more than $20 million. TREC is a leader of efforts shaping the future of Dallas including the original $1.5 million investment that spearheaded Woodall Rodgers Park, as well as $6.3 million in pro bono legal and title services and $250,000 in funding that helped create Dallas’ Urban Land Bank. In 2010 the City of Dallas was awarded a $2.225 million U.S. Housing and Urban Development grant made possible by a $275,000 Transit Oriented Development study funded by The Real Estate Council and two of its Community Partners. Find out more at www.recouncil.com or by calling 214.692.3600.
About North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors: The North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors is a trade association that exists to enhance the business opportunities of its members through real-time access to critical real estate information, education, recognition, legislative advocacy and networking events. NTCAR's 2,000 members represent a broad cross section of the commercial real estate industry ranging from brokers, owners, developers, consultants and property managers to lenders, architects, designers, engineers and a host of related service providers.
About CREW Dallas: CREW Dallas is a non-profit organization of commercial real estate professionals affiliated nationally through membership in the CREW Network, providing opportunities for networking, education, leadership development and civic/philanthropic involvement. CREW Dallas promotes the highest standards of ethics and integrity and seeks to influence positively the direction of Dallas.
About NAIOP North Texas: NAIOP North Texas is a chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, serving the local Dallas/Fort Worth market. NAIOP is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial and mixed-use real estate with 18,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy.