Graduate Real Estate Program

Real Estate Organizations

Real Estate Organizations have proven to be vital in helping build bridges between the Real Estate Program and Houston’s real estate community. The following list of information on Houston’s real estate organizations has been compiled by the Real Estate Program to serve as a comprehensive resource to the entire real estate community. Many of these organizations have also committed to making significant contributions of time, experience and knowledge, as well as financial resources, to ensure that the Real Estate Program is a success.

  • CCIM - CCIM Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    CCIM
    CCIM Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter The mission of the Houston/Gulf Coast CCIM Chapter is to provide the highest quality of marketing and networking opportunities, services, and education that will enhance our members‘ ability to conduct business successfully.

    Ann-Marie Daleo
    CCIM Chapter President,
    CCIM Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter

    Managing Director,
    Aperio Advisors
    100 Waugh Drive
    Sixth Floor
    Houston, TX 77007
    (713) 358-1211 [business]

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    Ginger Coleman
    Executive Director,
    CCIM Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter
    P.O. Box 59
    Bellaire, TX 77402
    (713) 783-0297
    ginger@amchouston.com

    www.ccimhouston.org

  • CREW Houston - Commercial Real Estate Women Houston
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    CREW Houston
    Commercial Real Estate Women Houston CREW Houston was founded in 1996 to further professional women in the commercial real estate industry. With over 200 highly motivated members employed in diversified fields of business, all segments of the commercial real estate sector are represented in each discipline necessary to close a transaction. By offering a rich networking environment nationwide, CREW members expand their knowledge and resources to better equip themselves to serve their clients. Beyond the business world we build, we have a dynamic community outreach program and a grant program to give back to the communities in which we work. CREW Houston is a chapter of CREW Network, the National Network of Commercial Real Estate Women.

    Susan Pohl
    President, CREW

    KC Venture Group, LLC
    9337-B Katy Freeway, Suite 323
    Houston, TX 77024
    (713) 806-5771 work/cell
    susan@kcventuregroup.com

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    Lori Wilkins,
    Executive Director
    CREW Houston
    P.O. Box 59
    Bellaire, TX 77402
    (713) 839-0808
    lori@amchouston.com

    www.crewhouston.org

  • GHBA - Greater Houston Builders Association
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    GHBA
    Greater Houston Builders Association

    GHBA members do one thing--help people realize the American Dream of home ownership. The Association serves those members through education and advocacy.

    GHBA’s mission is: To provide advocacy, education and meaningful services to benefit its members and the housing industry.

    Mike Dishberger, GMB
    President, GHBA

    CEO and Co-Owner,
    Sandcastle Homes, Inc.

    Sandcastle Homes
    1405 Durham Drive
    Houston, Texas 77007
    (713) 864-9190
    dishberger@aol.com

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    Toy Wood,
    Executive Vice President and CEO
    Greater Houston Builders Association
    9511 W. Sam Houston Parkway N.
    Houston, TX 77064
    Phone: (281) 970-8970 – ext. 150
    Fax: (281) 970-8971
    TWood@ghba.org

    www.ghba.org

  • HAA - Houston Apartment Association
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    HAA
    Houston Apartment Association

    The Houston Apartment Association is the leading advocate, resource and community partner for quality rental housing providers in the Houston and surrounding area.

    HAA’s 807 + owner/management members and 804 product and service supplier members represent more than 515,000 apartment homes in more than 2,400 apartment communities, or more than 90 percent of Houston area apartments.

    As a trade association, HAA is dedicated to promoting professionalism in the apartment industry. HAA seeks for membership only those companies that will perpetuate integrity in a field devoted to providing quality living for Houston apartment residents. All HAA members must agree to abide by the association's code of ethics as a condition of membership.

    Emily K. Hilton, CPP
    Vice President,
    Professional Development
    4810 Westway Park Blvd.
    Houston, Texas 77041
    713-595-0319
    ehilton@haaonline.org

    www.haaonline.org

  • HAR - Houston Association of Realtors
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    HAR
    Houston Association of Realtors

    The Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) is the largest individual membership trade association in Houston, and the largest local Association/Board of REALTORS® in the United States.

    HAR is a 26,000 member organization of real estate professionals engaged in every aspect of the industry, including residential and commercial sales and leasing, appraisal, property management and counseling. It is the largest individual membership trade association in Houston, and the largest local Association/Board of REALTORS® in the United States.

    HAR was founded in 1918. Its mission is to help its members achieve ongoing success.

    HAR is a representative for the free enterprise system and the protection of private property rights. It is part of a network that includes the National Association of REALTORS® headquartered in Chicago and Washington, D.C., the Texas Association of REALTORS® in Austin, and approximately 1,800 local associations/boards throughout Texas and the United States.

    The term “REALTOR®” is a registered collective membership mark which identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and who subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.

    Carlos Bujosa
    Chairman, HAR

    Vice President,
    General Brokerage Services, Transwestern

    Transwestern
    1900 West Loop South, Suite 1300
    Houston, TX 77027

    carlos.bujosa@transwestern.net
    Phone: (713) 272-1289
    Fax: (713) 270-6285

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    HAR Central
    3693 Southwest Freeway
    Houston, TX 77027
    Phone: (713) 629-1900
    Fax: (713) 961-4869
    www.har.com

  • HOLBA - Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    HOLBA
    Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association The Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association (HOLBA) supports and advances the interests of the office leasing brokerage industry. HOLBA strives to elevate and maintain the highest standards of professional and ethical conduct among office leasing professionals and the real estate community. HOLBA provides opportunity to promote our profession, encourage professional development, and endorse service to benefit the communities in which we work and live.

    Brandi McDonald
    President, HOLBA

    Managing Principal,
    Newmark Knight Frank
    5151 San Felipe, Suite 1400
    Houston , Texas 77056
    bmcdonald@newmarkkf.com
    Ph. 713-490-9951
    Cell 713-898-7797

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    Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association
    P.O. Box 27096
    Houston, TX 77227-7096
    Phone: (713) 830-2184
    Fax: (713) 986-4996
    michelle@holba.org
    www.holba.org

  • Houston BOMA - Houston Building Owners and Managers Association
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    Houston BOMA
    Houston Building Owners and Managers Association

    Houston Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) is the premier network of more than 600 commercial real estate professionals representing more than one hundred million square feet of commercial real estate in the Houston area.

    The Mission & Vision of Houston BOMA is to support and advance the interests of the commercial real estate industry.

    Mark D. Janssen
    President, Houston BOMA

    1100 Louisiana St.
    Houston, TX 77002
    (713) 759-9923
    mark_janssen@hines.com

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    BOMA/HOUSTON
    5847 San Felipe
    Suite 1260
    Houston, TX 77057-3009
    www.houstonboma.org

  • ICSC - International Council of Shopping Centers
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    ICSC
    International Council of Shopping Centers Founded in 1957, the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) is the global trade association of the shopping center industry. Its 60,000 members in the U.S., Canada and more than 80 other countries include shopping center owners, developers, managers, marketing specialists, investors, lenders, retailers and other professionals as well as academics and public officials. As the global industry trade association, ICSC links with more than 25 national and regional shopping center councils throughout the world.

    Jackie Riscoe
    Director of Meetings & Conferences, ICSC

    Jriscoe@icsc.org
    Phone: (646) 728-3640
    Fax: (732) 694-1727

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    ICSC
    1221 Avenue of the Americas,
    41st fl.
    New York, NY 10020-1099
    www.icsc.org

    (No Houston Office)

  • IREM - Institute of Real Estate Managements
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    IREM
    Institute of Real Estate Management

    The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) has been the source for education, resources, information, and membership for real estate management professionals for more than 75 years. An affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, IREM is the only professional real estate management association serving both the multi-family and commercial real estate sectors.

    IREM promotes ethical real estate management practices through its credentialed membership programs, including the Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation, the Accredited Residential Manager (ARM) certification, the Accredited Commercial Manager (ACOM) certification, and the Accredited Management Organization (AMO) accreditation. These esteemed credentials certify competence and professionalism for those engaged in real estate management. In addition, IREM offers Associate, Student, and Academic memberships.

    Bill Goeke
    President, IREM – Houston Chapter

    Senior Vice President,
    Property Management,
    Weingarten Realty Investors

    Weingarten Realty Investors
    2600 Citadel Plaza Drive,
    Suite 125
    Houston, TX 77008

    bgoeke@weingarten.com
    Phone: (713) 866-6098
    Fax: (713) 866-6049

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    IREM Houston Chapter No. 28
    5850 San Felipe, Suite 118
    Houston, Texas 77057
    Phone: (713) 783-9225
    Fax: (713) 783-0283
    www.irem.org

  • NAIOP - Commercial Real Estate Development Association
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    NAIOP
    Commercial Real Estate Development Association NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP provides unparalleled industry networking and education, and advocates for effective legislation on behalf of our members. NAIOP advances responsible, sustainable development that creates jobs and benefits the communities in which our members work and live.

    Michael G. Wyatt
    Chapter President, NAIOP

    Managing Director,
    Core Real Estate, LLC

    Core Real Estate, LLC
    6363 Woodway Drive #440
    Houston, TX 77057-1758
    mwyatt@core-re.com
    Phone: (713) 400-1800

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    Kim Strange,
    Chapter Administrator
    NAIOP Houston Chapter
    P.O. Box 570213
    Houston, Texas 77257
    Phone: (713) 785-2127
    Fax: (713) 780-8115
    kim@naiophouston.org

    www.naiophouston.org

  • SIOR - Society of Industrial and Office Realtors
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    SIOR
    Society of Industrial and Office Realtors – Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter The SOCIETY OF INDUSTRIAL AND OFFICE REALTORS® is the leading professional commercial and industrial real estate association. With more than 3,000 members in more than 580 cities in 26 countries, SIOR represents today’s most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful commercial real estate brokerage specialists.

    Jonathon D. Farris, CCIM, SIOR
    Chapter President, SIOR

    Vice President, Stream Realty
    Two Riverway Suite 1500
    Houston, TX 77056
    (713) 300-0232 direct
    (713) 300-0301 fax
    jfarris@streamrealty.com

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    Michelle Martin
    Chapter Administration
    SIOR-Houston
    1300 Post Oak Blvd., 2nd Floor
    Houston, TX 77056
    Phone: (713) 830-2184
    Fax: (713) 986-4996
    michelle@integrasolutions.biz

    www.siorhouston.com

  • TREC - Texas Real Estate Commission
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    TREC
    Texas Real Estate Commission The agency exists to safeguard the public interest and protect consumers of real estate services. In accord with state and federal laws, the agency oversees real estate brokerage, appraisal, inspection, home warranty and timeshare interest providers. Through education, licensing and regulation, the agency ensures the availability of qualified and ethical service providers, thereby facilitating economic growth and opportunity in Texas.

    John D. Eckstrum
    Commission Chairman, TREC

    Co-Owner, First Group

    First Group
    312 Longmire Road
    Conroe, Texas 77304
    Phone: (936) 756-1300
    Fax: (936) 756-1310
    jdeckstrum@cs.com

    Term Expires: 01/31/2011

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    Texas Real Estate Commission
    P. O. Box 12188
    Austin, TX 78711-2188
    (512) 459-6544
    www.trec.state.tx.us

  • ULI - Urban Land Institute - Houston District
    Acronym Name Mission Contact Data
    ULI
    Urban Land Institute-Houston District

    ULI, the Urban Land Institute, is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members.

    As the preeminent, multidisciplinary real estate forum, ULI facilitates an open exchange of ideas, information, and experience among local, national, and international industry leaders and policy makers dedicated to creating better places.

    Jonathan H. Brinsden
    District Chair, Executive Committee, ULI-Houston

    Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Midway Companies

    Midway Companies
    CITYCENTRE ONE
    800 Town & Country Blvd. Suite 200
    Houston, TX 77024
    jbrinsden@midwaycompanies.com
    (713) 629-5200

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    Ann Taylor,
    Executive Director
    ULI-Houston District Council
    CITYCENTRE ONE
    800 Town & Country Boulevard (Pvt)
    Suite 200
    Houston, Texas 77024-3920
    Phone: (713) 629-5200
    Fax: (713) 463-4689
    Ann.taylor@uli.org

    www.uli-houston.org

 

 

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