Membership Benefits

Recruiting

Recruiting

Resume reviews Mock interviews Job treks

Speaker Series

Speaker Series

Panels featuring developers, investment bankers, and real estate professionals involved in acquisitions, asset management, and various other areas of the industry

Training Sessions

Training Sessions

Argus Training Financial Modeling

Conferences

Conferences

Two annual Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center meetings

Master Classes

Master Classes

Crash courses given by industry professionals

Executive Lunches

Executive Lunches

Converse with prominent real estate industry executives over lunch sponsored by the Ballard Executive Lunch program

Mentorship

Mentorship

Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center member mentors and 2nd year MBA mentors

Property Tours

Property Tours

The club periodically arranges site tours of local properties

Competitions

Competitions

The National Real Estate Challenge, ULI Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition, and Student Research Competition

Alumni Events

Alumni Events

Interactions with club alumni

Home Buying

Home Buying

Seminars on how to buy and invest in homes

Club Happy Hours

Club Happy Hours

Numerous social events throughout the year...and much more!

 

Competitions

Real Estate Club members participate in a variety of competitions each year to complement the academic experience and increase exposure to genuine real estate work

 

Resources

Training

Real Estate Financial Modeling

University of Pennsylvania

Wharton Real Estate Department

Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center

Penn Library

 

Other Websites
National Real Estate Investor
Globe Street
Real Estate Buzz
National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers
Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
National Association of REITS
American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association’s
Torto Wheaton Research
Chicago Real Estate Council
Young Real Estate Professionals
Urban Land Institute
Pension Real Estate Advisors 
CoStar Group
Buildings Magazine
Specialty Consultants, Inc
Black’s Guide
The Slatin Report
Crain’s Chicago Business
Eisenberg Mentorship Program
 

 

Selected Real Estate Associations
American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA)
American Resort Development Association (ARDA)
Association of Commercial Real Estate
Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA)
California Building Industry Association (CBIA)
Commercial Real Estate for Women Network (CREW Network)
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
National Association of Corporate Real Estate Executives (NACORE)

National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB)
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)
National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers (NAREIM)
National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT)
National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF)
Pension Real Estate Association (PREA)
Urban Land Institute (ULI)
Westside Urban Forum