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CRE Finance Council January Conference

08 January 2018 - 12:00 am

CRE Finance Council January Conference
January 8-10, 2018
Loews Miami Beach Hotel
Miami Beach, FL
The CRE Finance Council January Conference is a premier industry event, kicking off the New Year in Miami Beach. Every January, for over 17 years, recognized commercial and multifamily real estate finance leaders come together to address the most relevant topics facing the industry.
Learn and network with leading lenders, investors and servicers!
Some of the Program Topics
CMBS Trading: Straight Talk
CRE CLOs are Back…What’s Different this Time?
Floating Rate Loans: Circa 2018
Foreign Investors: Everyone Is Invited to the Party, but Who’s Still Coming?
How Disruptive are the Disruptors?
Industry Leaders Roundtable
Paper, Plastic or Postal: The Future of Retail
Reading Between the Tweets: An Update from D.C.
Where are we in the Cycle—Bottom of the 9th or Extra Innings?
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Top Reasons to Attend: 2018 CRE Finance Council January Conference
“It’s the number one place to learn in the industry.” – Bill O’Connor, Partner, Thompson & Knight LLP
“The January conference really reinforces this connectivity concept. It’s an opportunity in a very concentrated period of time to meet key decision makers and key thought leaders in the industry. I view it as immensely valuable.” – Brian Ward, Chief Executive Officer, Trimont Real Estate Advisors, LLC
“The network is unparalleled. The ability to compare notes in a vibrant framework and educate yourself and also make real long-term relationships among the lender community, the borrower community, the investor community is unparalleled in any trade organization that I’ve experienced.” – Peter Sotoloff, Managing Partner and CIO, Mack Real Estate Credit Strategies
“I like the January Conference because it’s early in the year. It’s a great place to start the year and get a sense of what trends might be playing out this year.” – Nik Chillar, Managing Director, Belgravia Capital Management
“When you do an event in the city that most people work in, you’re always getting pulled back to the office. But when you’re down in Miami, you’re kind of there. Everyone is together. The guard is down, people are working, but people are enjoying too.” – Constantine Korologos, Managing Director, Berkeley Research Group, LLC
The CRE Finance Council (CREFC) is the trade association for lenders, investors and servicers engaged in the $3.9 trillion commercial real estate finance industry. More than 300 companies and 9,000 individuals are members of CREFC. Member firms include balance sheet and securitized lenders, loan and bond investors, private equity firms, servicers and rating agencies, among others.
CREFC promotes capital formation, encouraging commercial real estate finance market efficiency, transparency and liquidity. CREFC also acts as a legislative and regulatory advocate for the industry, plays a vital role in setting market standards, and provides education for market participants in this key sector of the global economy. Visit for more information.