Jun. 27, 2016 by Will Merritt, Financial Analyst, Colliers International and Erin Mullen, Credit Analyst II, Bank of Texas – Commercial Real Estate

A Neighborhood in Transition: The Cedars

Surrounded by the largest collection of 19th century pioneer and Victorian homes and commercial buildings in Texas at Dallas Heritage Village, TREC Young Guns gained five unique perspectives on the revitalization of one…

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Mar. 24, 2016 by David Eseke, Associate Vice President – Industrial Services, Cushman & Wakefield and Alexandra Jennings, Associate, CBRE

4 Reasons Why We Give

As we all know, it is very easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of trying to balance work and our personal lives. So, when we were asked to explain why we give to Young Gun’s I Give! campaign we were forced to take…

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Mar. 11, 2016 by Zach Martin, Associate, Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, PC

New Alamo Drafthouse Helps Cedars’ Revitalization

Beyond the reclaimed bricks and locally-sourced menu featured at the new South Dallas location of Alamo Drafthouse, the redevelopment of the surrounding Cedars neighborhood is a case study in how a community’s success…

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Feb. 23, 2016 by TREC Staff

Affordable Housing: Changing the Conversation

North Texas is known for its great quality of life. But like every major metropolitan area across the country, our region faces a crisis. That crisis is ensuring every family has access to safe, quality, affordable…

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Feb. 15, 2016 by TREC Staff

A Look Inside HFF

Mark D. Gibson, CEO and Executive Managing Director of HFF, answers five questions about his organization. How would you describe HFF in one sentence? HFF is one of the largest commercial real estate capital…

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Jan. 28, 2016 by Gilbert Gerst, Senior Vice President, BOK Financial

Loans that Build Community

You might think that innovation in real estate is limited to energy efficiency, faster elevators and better amenities. But for The Real Estate Council, which just celebrated 25 years of leading North Texas’ commercial…

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Jan. 19, 2016 by Robert Kaplan, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Economic Conditions and Monetary Policy in a Changing World

For those of you wanting to prepare for our Speaker Series featuring Robert Kaplan, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, here are his recent remarks before the Dallas chapters of Financial Executives…

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Dec. 21, 2015 by Linda McMahon, President and CEO, The Real Estate Council

Affordable Housing Means Better Neighborhoods for Dallas

A cornerstone of our region’s vital economy is access for all families to safe, quality, affordable housing. The term “affordable housing” has numerous negative connotations because it’s often misunderstood.…

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