E-News sign up

Alumni News

CRE Alum Avi Spielman ’16 Weighs In on Blockchain

Launched into the limelight as the platform sustaining bitcoin, blockchain is the little-understood, much-studied technology of the modern investment world. And, while it may not be entirely ready to shine,

Blockchain real estate thought leader Avi Spielman ’16 joins Ubitquity’s advisory board

Ubitquity LLC, a blockchain-secured platform for real estate transactions, has announced the appointment of Avi Spielman ’16 to its growing advisory board. “There’s been a lot of discussion around real

Tom Andrews ’87 wants to keep character of One Kendall Square

Alexandria Real Estate Equities (NYSE: ARE) has closed on its $725 million acquisition of One Kendall Square in Cambridge, marking the year’s largest single-asset real estate transaction. Alexandria, a life-sciences

Andrew Gallinaro ’10 talks about why Placemaking is so important in the burbs with Biznow

Sometimes a new restaurant (or two) is more than a place to eat. It’s a part of placemaking, says National Development SVP and director of asset management Andrew Gallinaro, especially for

Equity Office Names Lisa Picard (MSRED/MCP’95) EVP, COO

Chicago-based Equity Office named Lisa Picard Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Picard joins the San Francisco office and oversees areas including quality, technology, and innovation for Equity Office properties.

Steve Weikal ’08 to moderate PERE Summit: New York

This November 15-16, the PERE Summit: New York will unite top institutional investors and experienced fund managers to discuss the future of private real estate investments, Steve Weikal ’08, Head

FIORA in Southern Monterrey, Mexico

Ariel Cruz (MSRED ’15) is developing a project called FIORA in Southern Monterrey,  Mexico. This project will play a key role in the development of the city as a whole. FIORA consists of a

MIT’s Real Disruption Series Talks Block Chain For Real Estate

By Mike Hoban October 13, 2016 The MIT Center for Real Estate resumed its cutting-edge “Real Disruption” series last week with an examination of blockchain technology and its applications to

Tom Andrews (MSRED ’87) Interviewed in Boston Business Journal

Alexandria aims to repeat success of Tech Square with One Kendall Square On the 10th anniversary of a project that redefined the landscape of Kendall Square, developer Alexandria Real Estate

Two MSRED 2016 graduates research property prices for thesis along the proposed Somerville’s Green Line corridor

Property in Somerville’s Green Line corridor getting pricey By: Tim Logan Boston Globe August 18, 2016 It’s been pretty clear the proposed Green Line Extension has boosted property values in

1 2 3 4
/category/news/alumninews