Risk and return to single-family housing in New Jersey Tuesday, April 25 Morris Davis Is owning a home in New Jersey a “good” investment? It turns out that answering this seemingly simple question is complicated because it leads to other questions.  What does it mean to be a good investment? ... More...
Where Warren Buffett goes wrong Thursday, April 20 Julia Coronado Warren Buffett recently started taking an early victory lap on a bet he made nine years ago. The bet involved Buffett putting his money where his mouth is on a longstanding and strongly held view he... More...
A first look at housing “affordability” in New Jersey and the United States Thursday, April 13 Stephen Malpezzi Eight out of ten Americans flag “housing affordability” as a problem, with six of those ten labeling the problem “serious.”  Google searches indicate that searches on “affordable housing” have been peaking recently at their highest level... More...
Maybe not as much as Wall Street thinks. Thursday, April 6 Julia Coronado Every day news reports seek to ascribe meaning to the day’s market moves. In a market wrap up in February with the stock market registering yet another new high the Wall Street Journal concluded that “investors... More...
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  • Thu
    18
    May
    2017

    Private Networking Reception

    5:30-8 p.m.15 Washington, Newark Campus

    Keynote Speaker
    Chris Caton
    Senior Vice President, Prologis

    Chris Caton is the Senior Vice President, global head of Research and oversees Prologis’ formation of global macroeconomic, capital market and industrial fundamental trends and outlooks. Prior to joining Prologis in 2012, Mr. Caton served as vice president in Morgan Stanley’s research department, tracking global commercial real estate and REIT investment environments. While at Morgan Stanley, he also served as a vice president in Morgan Stanley’s private real estate department, researching U.S. and global real estate investment trends. Before that he served at CBRE as part of its investment strategy services group, researching U.S. capital market and real estate trends.
    Mr. Caton is a member of the Urban Land Institute and PREA. He holds an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, a Master of Arts in economics from Boston University and Bachelors of Science in mathematics and economics from the University of Puget Sound.

     

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    13
    Jun
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    Where Will the Money Go? - The Allocation of Capital to Real Estate in Global, National and Local Markets Conference

    7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.Short Hills Hilton

    Interest in real estate globally is at an all-time high yet is this likely to continue given the wide range of economic and political conditions in various countries and regions? What are the major issues and challenges facing those allocating capital to real estate? What factors are most important to the institutions’ decisions?

     Speakers - Kenneth Caplan, Global Chief Investment Officer, Real Estate - of Blackstone; Julia Coronado, former economist of BNP Paribas; and from two panels comprised of those who make those decisions.

    7:30 AM - Continental breakfast/networking/registration

    8:15 AM - Opening remarks - Professor Morris A. Davis, PhD in Economics

    8:30 AM - Global Economic Presentation- Julia Coronado, former economist of BNP Paribas

    8:45 AM - Keynote Speaker - Kenneth Caplan, Senior Managing Director and Global Chief Investment Officer, Real Estate, of Blackstone

    9:15 AM - Break

    9:30 AM - Panel I - Institutional Investors- National Perspectives

    Panelists:

    Todd Everett, Senior Managing Director- Principal Real Estate

    Mark Wilsmann, Managing Director-MetLife Real Estate

    Kevin Smith, Managing Director & Head of the Americas-PGIM Real Estate

    Moderator - Morris Davis

    10:30 AM - Break

    10:45 AM - Panel II - Regional Based Banks- Regional Perspectives

    Panelists:

    Kevin Cummings, President & CEO-Investors Bancorp, Inc.

    Anthony Labozzetta, CEO-Sussex Bancorp, NJ

    Chris Martin, Chairman, President & CEO-Provident Bank NJ

    Paula Mandell, Senior Vice President - M & T Bank Corporation

    Moderator - Kevin Riordan

     

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    20
    Jul
    2017

    Private Event - Real Estate Roundtable Series-Summer

    8:00 - 9:30 a.m.15 Washington, Newark Campus

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    Sep
    2017

    2017 Industrial Summit Conference

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    20
    Oct
    2017

    Private Event - Real Estate Roundtable Series-Fall

    8:00 - 9:30 a.m.15 Washington, Newark Campus

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    Nov
    2017

    Private Event - Rutgers vs. Maryland Football Game

    TBAHigh Point Solutions Stadium, Piscataway, NJ

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    30
    Nov
    2017

    Private Event - Board/Student Winter Mixer

    6:00 pm15 Washington, Newark Campus

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