CRE Finance Council January Conference


The Mortgage Observer is heading South, for the CRE Finance Council’s January Conference–held this coming Monday through Wednesday in Miami, Fla. The event is being held at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel and promises to be full of vital information for those involved in commercial real estate debt. We’ll be covering the entire conference, meeting with insiders to hear the buzz and running over to our exclusive cocktail event Tuesday evening at STK Miami.

palm trees1 CRE Finance Council January ConferenceThis year’s featured speakers are former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and David Malpass, president of Encima Global. But in addition to those two there are a bunch of other high-powered panels that we’ll be breaking down for you, both in live blogs on the Commercial Observer site and via Twitter at @carlosville.

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A peek at the panels that we’re most looking forward to:

The KeyBank Real Estate Capital-sponsored General Session, Monday afternoon at 3PM.

David Malpass’s presentation, Monday afternoon at 3:30PM.

Reconstructing Servicing to the New World Order, Tuesday morning at 10:45PM. Marty O’Connor, KeyBank Real Estate EVP, moderates, with panelists from Wells Fargo, PNC Real Estate/Midland Loan Services, Berkadia Commercial Mortgage, and others…

Governor Jeb Bush takes the podium Tuesday at 12:15PM for the lunchtime keynote.

CMBS 2013–Poised for a Breakthrough? What Will it Take? Ladder Capital Finance president Mike Mazzei takes this hot topic on as moderator, with panelists from Deutsche Bank, the Blackstone Group, Cantor Fitzgerald and others…

And Clay Sublett, senior vice president at KeyBank Real Estate Capital, moderates Outlook for Bank Portfolio Lending at this Wednesday morning, 9:30AM, panel.

Please look us up if you’re there and say hello.