Industry News

How global trends impact New York real estate

Seminar to discuss local effects of global economy

The New York Council of the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), the Fordham Real Estate Society and the New York Commercial Real Estate Women's Network (NYCREW) are organizing a July 29 seminar to focus on the emerging global trends likely to affect the New York's real estate industry and overall economy. The event will be held at 5:15 p.m. at the Fordham Graduate at Lincoln Center, 113 W. 60th St. in New York City. The cost is $35 for members of FIABCI, Fordham and NYCREW, and $45 for non-members. The seminar, titled "Looking Toward 2005 and Beyond – New York in the Global Economy," is open to all real estate professionals and will feature a panel that includes: Linda Goldberg, vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York; Peter Riguardi, president of the New York region for Jones Lang LaSalle; and Leslie Norton, Asian editor at Barron's. Sharon Smith, dean of business schools at Fordham University, will moderate the seminar. Robyn Frank-Pedersen, assoc...