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Grant Thornton

Our Sponsors:  

CB Richard Ellis Capital Markets - Private Client Group
CB Richard Ellis Capital Markets - Institutional Group
CB Richard Ellis Capital Markets - Multi-Housing Group
CB Richard Ellis Capital Markets - Private Client Group
Cushman & Wakefield Capital Markets

Other Brokerages:
1031 NNN
Berkshire Hathaway/Georgia Properties
Besen & Associates
The Boulder Group
Coldwell Banker Commercial 
Colliers International
Cushman & Wakefield
Finard Properties LLC
GILES Commercial Realty Group
Internet Property.Com, Inc.
Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc.
Jones Lang LaSalle
Knight Frank
Legend Properties
Marcus & Millichap
Miller Industrial Properties
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Nicolson, Porter, and List
Plymouth Partners Ltd.
Savills Studley
Sperry Van Ness
TCN Worldwide Real Estate Services
The Core Network
TM 1031 Exchange Inc.
Trammell Crow Company
WRA Properties, Inc.
Canadian Real Estate

Accounting Practices Handbook
Canadian Real Estate Association
Canadian Real Estate Resources
Canadian REITs
REALpac Members
REALpac Bookstore Publications
Terminology Standards
The Canadian REIT Handbook


Pension Investment Consultants, Real Estate Consultants, And Institutional Investment Market Consultants

Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

Our Sponsors:

Kingsley Associates

Other Consultants:
Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting
Bard Consulting
Baum and Whiteman LLC
Branson Powers, Inc.
Callan Associates
Castle Consulting
CoStar Group
Ernst & Young
Greenwich Associates
Gruen Gruen + Associates
Integra Realty Resources
Kahr Real Estate Services
Mercer Investment Consulting
National Valuation Consultants, Inc.
North American Realty Advisory Services, LP
Org Portfolio Management
Pension Consulting Alliance
Property Condition Assessments, LLC
Planimetron Corp.
Richards/Sullivan Capital Resources
Roulac Global Funds
Russell Investments

Thai Appraisal Foundation
The Muldavin Co.
The Townsend Group
Warren and Warren
Wilshire Associates

Developers and Operating Companies

Our Sponsors:

Pearlmark Real Estate Partners

Other Developers and Operating Companies:

Cummings Properties
Forest City Enterprises
Hutensky Capital Partners
Kushner Companies
Lockhart Companies Incorporated
New World Development
The Procaccianti Group
Shorenstein Company

Investment Bankers

Our Sponsors:

J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Morgan Stanley

Other Investment Bankers:

Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Barclays Capital
BMO Capital Markets
Buchanan Street Partners
Cohen Financial
Credit Suisse
Deutsche Bank Inc.
Goldman Sachs
HFF Securities
The Greenwich Group International
Madison Capital Group
Mayer Capital Partners
Piper Jaffray
RBC Capital Markets
Silver Portal Capital, LLC
Weil Realty Group, Inc.

Investment Firms

Our Sponsors:

Aberdeen Asset Management
AEW Capital Management, LP
AEW Europe
Almanac Realty Investors
American Realty Capital
Angelo, Gordon & Co.
Ares Management
Argosy Real Estate
Artemis Real Estate Partners LLC
ASB Real Estate Investments
Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA)
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets
Bentall Kennedy
Berkshire Group
Broadstone Real Estate, LLC
Campbell Lutyens
Carmel Partners
CBRE Capital Markets
CBRE Clarion Securities
CBRE Global Investors, LLC
CenterSquare Investment Management
Clarion Partners
Cohen & Steers Capital Management, Inc.
Colony Capital
Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers LLC
Corridor InfraTrust Management / CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust
Cushman & Wakefield Capital Markets
DRA Advisors LLC
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM)
First State Investments Limited
Forum Partners
GEM Realty Capital, Inc.
Harrison Street Real Estate Capital
Inland Real Estate Investment Corporation, Inc.
Invesco Real Estate
J.P. Morgan Asset Management – Global Real Assets
KBS Realty Advisors
Landmark Partners
LaSalle Investment Management
LBA Realty
Lionstone Investments
Lowe Enterprises Investors
M&G Real Estate
Madison International Realty
Madison Realty Capital
Mesa West Capital
MetLife Real Estate Investors
Morgan Stanley
National Real Estate Advisors, LLC
Paladin Realty Partners
Paramount Group
Partners Group
Pearlmark Real Estate Partners
Pramerica Real Estate Investors
Preferred Capital Securities
Presima Inc.
Principal Global Investors
Prudential Real Estate Investors
Rockpoint Group, LLC
Rockspring Property Investment Managers Ltd.
Rockwood Capital
Sarofim Realty Advisors
Starwood Capital Group Global, LP
Sterling Analytics
TGM Associates, LP
TH Real Estate
TIAA-CREF Asset Management
Tishman Speyer
Tristan Capital Partners
Two Oaks Investment Management, LLC
UBS Global Asset Management Global Real Estate-US
USAA Real Estate Co.
Walton Street Capital, LLC
Westbrook Partners
Western National Properties

Other Investment Firms:

AIG Global Real Estate Investment Corp.
American Realty Advisors
Amero Global Investors, LLC
Angelo, Gordon & Co.
Avanti Investment Advisors, Inc.
Aviva Investors
Belay Investment Group
Blue Vista Capital Management
The Boulder Group
Broadway Partners
Brookfield Asset Management
Buchanan Street Partners
Cambridge Realty Capital, Ltd.
Campbell Global
Capri Investment Group
CarVal Investors, LLC
CS Capital Management
Drever Capital Management
Equus Capital Partners
Great Point Investors
Greenfield Partners
Greenhill & Co, Inc.
Hancock Agricultural Investment Group
Hart Realty Advisers, Inc.
Hunt Mortgage Group
Hunt Realty Investments
IDI Gazeley
Intercontinental Real Estate
JER Partners
KBS Realty Advisors
Kensington Realty Advisors, Inc.
KTR Capital Partners
L&B Realty Advisors, LLP
Legacy Partners Commercial
Long Wharf Real Estate Partners LLC
M3 Capital Partners
Monday Properties
New Boston Fund, Inc.
O'Connor Capital Partners
Orion Capital Managers
Parmenter Realty Partners
Partners Group
Perseus Realty Partners
Pyramis Global Advisors
The Praedium Group, LLC
Ranieri Real Estate Partners, LLC
River Oak Investment Corp., LLC
Sentinel Real Estate Corp.
The Shoptaw Group
Shorenstein Company, LLC
Stockbridge Real Estate Funds
TA Associates Realty
Torchlight Investors
Triton Pacific Capital, LLC
UrbanAmerica Advisors, LLC
W. P. Carey & Company, Inc.

Law Firms

Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP
Allen, Matkins, Leck, Gamble & Mallory LLP
Alston & Bird
Baker & McKenzie
Cox, Castle & Nicholson, LLP
Goodwin Procter, LLP
Herrick, Feinstein
Hinman & Carmichael, LLP
Hoge, Fenton, Jones & Appel, Inc.
Katten Muchin Rosenman, LLP
Mayer Brown
Morrison & Foerster
Nossaman LLP
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP
Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, LLP
Seyfarth Shaw, LLP
Sills, Cummis & Gross, P.C.
Winston & Strawn

Rating Agencies

Fitch Ratings
Standard & Poor’s

Real Estate Finance

Lenders, Mortgage Brokers, Residential/Commercial/CMBS Transactions

Our Sponsors:

Berkshire Group
CBRE Global Investors
Clarion Partners
Colony Capital
Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM)
Heitman Financial, Ltd.
Hunt Investment Management

Mesa West Capital
BS Global Asset Management Global Real Estate

Other Finance Sources:

A10 Capital
Ackman Ziff Real Estate Capital Advisors

Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
BNY Mellon Bank
Cambridge Realty Capital, Ltd.
Commercial Mortgage Yes
Dollar Bank Mortgage
Fannie Mae
Fifth Third Bank
GE Capital Real Estate
iCapRealty Advisors
John Hancock Real Estate Finance Group
Key Bank-Commercial Real Estate
PNC Midland Loan Services
PNC Real Estate
Prudential Mortgage Capital Co.
Silver Portal Capital, LLC
Wells Fargo

Real Estate Recruiters

Adaptive Advisors
Core Staffing Services
Crown Advisors
DAK Associates
DHR International
Equinox Partners
Gillham, Golbeck & Associates
Harris/IIC Partners
Heidrick & Struggles
Huntington Partners
Korn Ferry
Nicholson International
Peters & Associates
Poline Associates
Real Estate
Rhodes Associates
Russell Reynolds Associates
Speciality Consultants, Inc.
Spencer Stuart
The Christopher Group
Whitney Partners

Real Estate Research & Information Providers

Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

Other Real Estate Research & Information Providers:

American Real Estate & Urban Economics Association
Commercial Real Estate Direct
Delta Associates
EDGAR Company Filings
Eurekahedge Global Alternatives
Europe Real Estate
Global Property Research
Los Angeles Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management
National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF)
Real Capital Analytics
Real Capital
Situs RERC.
SNL Real Estate
U.S. Census Bureau
Vandema Commercial Real Estate Resources

Seminar & Conference Producers

Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

Other Seminar Producers:

ALM Events
Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association (ADISA)
American Real Estate & Urban Economics Association (AREUEA)
Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA)
American Real Estate Society (ARES)
Asia Real Estate Club
Asian Investor
Association of Foreign Investors in US Real Estate (AFIRE)
Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA)
CCIM Institute
California Assoc. of Public Employee Retirement Systems (CALPERS)
California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS)*
Callan Associates
Chartered Financial Analysts Institute (CFA Institute)
China Commercial Real Estate Association
Council of Institutional Investors (CII)
CoreNet Global
Estate Executives)
The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE)
CRE Finance Council
CREW Network
Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI)
Estates Gazette (EGi)
Eurekahedge Pte, Ltd.
Euromoney Conferences
Euromoney Training in the Americas
European Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles (INREV)
European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA)
FIABCI-USA (International Real Estate Federation)
Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics (FCREUE)
Financial Research Association
Financial Research Associates, LLC (FRA)
Frank J. Fabozzi Associates
Global Real Estate Institute (GRI)
Information Management Network (IMN)
Institute for Fiduciary Education (IFE)
Institute for International Research (IIR Citiscape)
Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)
Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)
International Centre for Business Information (ICBI)
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
International Foundation of Employee Benefits Plans (IFEBP)
IQPC Worldwide?International Quality & Productivity Center
International Real Estate Trade Organization (IRETO)
Investment Management Institute (IMI)
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA)
Marcus Evans
National Association of Home Builders (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 Association of Realtors (NAR)
National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA)
National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS)
National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF)
National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care
National Multi Housing Council (NMHC)
NMS Management
National Real Estate Investor (NREI)
National Retail Federation
Opal Financial Group
Pacific Pension Institute (PPI)
PEI Media
Pension Real Estate Association (PREA)
Pinnacle Group International (TPGI Pte, Ltd.)
Property Council of Australia (PCA)
Property Investment Research
Real Estate Corea (REC)
ReedMidem (MIPIM)
Shanghai Yubo International Exhibition Company, Ltd.
Sperry Van Ness
State Association of County Retirement Systems (SACRS)*
Terrapinn Pte, Ltd.
Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems (TexPERS)*
The Wall Street Transcript
Urban Land Institute (ULI)

Tax-exempt Funds

Alabama Retirement System
Alaska Teachers Retirement System
Arizona State Retirement System
Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System
Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Arkansas Teacher Retirement System
British Columbia Investment Management Corp.
California Public Employees' Retirement System
California State Teachers' Retirement System 
Caisse de depot et Placement du Quebec
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association
Connecticut - Office of State Comptroller
Contra Costa County (Calif.) Employees' Retirement Association
Dallas Police & Fire Pension System
Florida Division of Retirement
Georgia Teachers Retirement System
Hawaii State Employees’ Retirement System 
Idaho Public Employee Retirement System
Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
Illinois State Retirement Systems
Illinois State Universities Retirement System
Illinois Teachers' Retirement System
Indiana Public Employee Retirement Fund
Indiana State Teachers' Retirement Fund
Iowa Public Employees' Retirement System
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
Kentucky Retirement Systems
Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System
Los Angeles City Employees' Retirement System
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association
Los Angeles Fire and Police Pensions
Louisiana Teachers' Retirement System
Maine Public Employees Retirement System
Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Massachusetts Public Employee Retirement Administration Commission
Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Manager Board
Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System
Michigan Retirement Services
Minnesota Public Employees Retirement Association
Mississippi Legislation Joint Committee on Performance Evaluation and Expenditure Review
Mississippi Public Employees Retirement System
Missouri Public School Employee Retirement System
Missouri State Employees Retirement System

Montana Board of Investments
Nebraska Investment Council
Nevada Public Employees' Retirement System
New Hampshire Retirement System
New Jersey Division of Pensions and Benefits
New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association
New Mexico Educational Retirement Board 
New York State Common Retirement Fund
New York State and Local Retirement Systems
New York State Teachers' Retirement System
North Carolina Retirement Systems
Ohio State Teachers Retirement System
Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund 
Ohio Public Employees Retirement System
Oklahoma Public Employees Retirement System
Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan
Orange County (Calif.) Employees Retirement System
Oregon Public Employees Retirement System
Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System
Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System 
Rhode Island Employees' Retirement System
Sacramento County (Calif.) Employees' Retirement System
San Bernardino County (Calif.) Employees' Retirement Association
San Diego City Employees' Retirement System
San Francisco City & County Retirement System
South Carolina Retirement Systems
South Dakota Investment Council
Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System
Texas Employees Retirement System
Texas Municipal Retirement System
Texas Teacher Retirement System
Utah Retirement Systems
Virginia Retirement System
Washington State Department of Retirement Systems
Washington Teachers' Retirement System
West Virginia Consolidated Public Retirement Board
Wisconsin (State of) Investment Board
Wyoming Retirement System

Trade Associations & Organizations

American Association of Individual Investors
American Real Estate & Urban Economics Association
Appraisal Institute
Asia Pacific Real Estate Association
Association of Foreign Investors in US Real Estate (AFIRE)
Building Owners and Managers Association International
California Apartment Association
CCIM Institute
CoreNet Global
The Counselors of Real Estate
CREW Network
European Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles
European Real Estate Society
Family Office Exchange
Institute for Fiduciary Education
Institute of Real Estate Management
International Council of Shopping Centers
Lambda Alpha International
Mortgage Bankers Association
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties
National Association of Home Builders
National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts
National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers
National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA)
National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries
National Council on Teacher Retirement
National Multifamily Housing Council
Pension Real Estate Association
Property Council of Australia
Real Estate Cyberspace Society
Real Estate Research Institute
Real Property Association of Canada
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors
The Real Estate Roundtable
Urban Land Institute