Jun. 20, 2016 by Sam Gillespie

On the Greens at the Trinity Forest Golf Club

On the steamy late afternoon of Tuesday, June 14, 40 people gathered around the fifth green of Trinity Forest Golf Club for a sneak peek at the much anticipated golf course. TREC members and guests left TREC’s office…

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Jun. 14, 2016 by TREC Staff

Dallas as a Smart City

Jennifer Sanders and Trey Bowles, co-founders of Dallas Innovation Alliance, a coalition invested in Dallas’ evolution as an innovative, “smart” global city, shared plans to make Dallas one of the world’s most…

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Jun. 07, 2016 by TREC Staff

Record-Breaking Raffle Sales

Each year the Associate Leadership Council sells raffle entries for FightNight. And each year the goal amount increases to outsell the previous year's class. Determined to break the record the ALC Class of 2015 set,…

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May. 25, 2016 by Kennis Ketchum, President, Portfolio Development, LLC

3 Stops on the Impact Bus Tour

TREC board members recently boarded a bus to tour three places in southern Dallas where TREC Foundation has invested funds and TREC members’ have donated time. I really didn’t know what to expect, but the day was…

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May. 24, 2016 by TREC Staff

Breaking Records at FightNight XXVIII

On Thursday, May 12, The Real Estate Council hosted a crowd of more than 1,450 to FightNight XXVIII: Breaking Records. The evening began with a special VIP reception featuring Sugar Ray Leonard, followed by the…

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May. 23, 2016 by Ben Leal, CEO, Jubilee Park and Community Center

On the Right Track with TREC Foundation

Imagine you pay $950 a month in rent for a one bed, one bath apartment. Not too bad, right? Now imagine your apartment has mold, water damage, no central air or heat. And you only make $19,000 a year. And you are a…

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May. 16, 2016 by Tyler Adams, Founder, Greenlight

Making a Maker Space Lab

Over the years, I have participated in TREC in a lot of different ways: various committees, the Associate Leadership Council, the Political Action Committee, and more. My mainstay for the better part of a decade,…

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May. 09, 2016 by Matt Ballard, Vice President, CBRE

Coming Soon: The New Victory Park

A hot button issue is defined as an issue that causes people to feel strong emotions (such as anger) and to argue with each other. You can throw a rock in any direction and find a Dallas real estate professional with an…

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May. 03, 2016 by Caroline Hurley, Business Development, MAPP Construction

Breaking Records since 1989

Since 1989, FightNight has been breaking records and the 28th year will be no exception! FightNight 2016, chaired by Greg Fuller, president and COO of Granite Properties, is on Thursday, May 12 at the Omni Dallas Hotel.…

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