Dec. 23, 2019 by TREC Staff

TRECcast: Defending Against Construction Fraud

On this episode of TRECcast, we wrap up our two-part series on construction fraud with Paul Greilich and Tony Ollmann of Baker Tilly! Today, Paul and Tony talk about what happens once fraud has been detected and the…

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Dec. 19, 2019 by TREC Staff

TRECcast: What Constitutes Construction Fraud?

On this episode of TRECcast, we’re starting a two-part series on construction fraud with Paul Greilich and Tony Ollmann from the Chicago-based accounting and consulting firm Baker Tilly’s construction…

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Dec. 17, 2019 by TREC Staff

Read the Full Community Driven Growth Report

In October 2018, The Real Estate Council Community Fund was awarded a $400,000 investment from JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Partnerships for Raising Opportunity (PRO) in Neighborhoods initiative to help design a pilot…

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Nov. 25, 2019 by TREC Staff

This Thanksgiving, TREC is Grateful

As we prepare to gather with friends and loved ones for a day of feasting and football this Thanksgiving, it’s important to reflect on the blessings we’ve been fortunate to enjoy this past year. The Real Estate…

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Oct. 31, 2019 by TREC Staff

How to Win Our Inaugural TopGolf Tournament

Our upcoming TopGolf fundraiser is sure to be a fun-filled evening of networking and (friendly) competition in support of The Real Estate Council’s Political Action Committee, but let’s face it: You want to…

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