Contact us today to discuss how you can get involved with the RealInsight Florida Multifamily Summit by calling Heather Collis at (646) 862-6133 or emailing her at hcollis@greenpearlevents.com.

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C&W

Cushman & Wakefield is a global leader in commercial real estate services, helping clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. The firm’s 43,000 employees in more than 60 countries provide deep local and global insights that create significant value for occupiers and investors around the world. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenues of $5 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (branded C&W Services), global occupier services, investment management (branded DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation and valuation & advisory. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.

Sponsors

Arqui300

Arqui300 is a company specialized in 3D photorealistic renderings and film productions for the promotion of Real Estate, Corporate, Advertisement and Tourism markets.

With a strong international presence Arqui300 is one of a handful 3D image and film production companies in the world capable of integrating real life actors, shot in our chroma screen studio, directly into the 3D environment, extending a human touch and higher reality to all real estate promotion productions.

Whether you are looking for a simple rendering or a 3D film we can provide you with a strong and attractive tool to promote the most demanding real estate project.

Bedford Cost Segregation

Bedford is an independent professional services firm specializing in cost segregation and innovative tax, finance, and energy solutions for the commercial real estate industry. We are not an affiliate or subsidiary of an accounting firm and are committed to working closely with CPAs, property owners and trusted advisors to provide high quality tax-centric solutions.

Bell Cost Seg

BellCostSeg is a Professional Construction Company that specializes in providing CPA firms and Owners with accurate Cost Segregation Studies including the preparation of IRS Form 3115 to obtain significant tax deductions. Gregory Bell, a seasoned Florida Certified General Contractor since 1974, leads his team of experienced construction engineers to perform the detailed analysis that is supported by the most recent tax regulations. This is accomplished by utilizing a Component Unit Cost Estimate Methodology that is prepared from our proprietary software with the national RS Means construction costs database as the primary support.

With over 20 years of multi-family construction experience as a principal partner, developer, designer, builder and regional project manager for tax credit apartment investors, our firm can provide a vast array of services to help gain the edge on your competitors. And with our knowledge of the most recent tax regulations, we are ready to assist and advise Multi-Family owners of the tremendous tax deductions that are currently available.

Berkadia

Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Leucadia National Corporation, is an industry leading commercial real estate company providing comprehensive capital solutions and investment sales advisory and research services for multifamily and commercial properties. Berkadia is amongst the largest, highest rated and most respected primary, master and special servicers in the industry.

As a Freddie Mac Program Plus lender, Fannie Mae DUS® Multifamily Seller/Servicer, insurance company correspondent, and HUD, MAP and LEAN originator and servicer, Berkadia provides access to capital and flexible, customized lending and servicing solutions for the acquisition, construction, rehabilitation and refinance of multifamily and commercial properties. Berkadia also provides interim and short-term financing through its Proprietary Bridge Lending Program.

To learn more about Berkadia, please visit www.berkadia.com

borges architects

Borges + Associates is a leading world-class architectural design and consulting firm that has been involved in Major Real Estate Development projects within the United States and Internationally. With headquarters in Miami, Florida and Offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Jeddah, the firm brings its award-winning portfolio of projects to the leading developers of these serviced markets.

Borges + Associates provides a fully integrated design process, bringing site, structure, science, technology and the latest in material innovation to every project, incorporating context, culture, and overall sustainability objectives of the client. We work with our team of consultants to coordinate and realize the project’s sustainability objectives and work towards maximizing the buildings performance.

Builders Update logo

Builders Update is the #1 source of new home inventory in the nation, with the most up-to-date and accurate information about to-be-built homes and condos available. The site is fast, easy to navigate, safe, and consolidates everything an agent needs to know in one location they can access 24/7. Our patented system grants builders the exclusive visibility to agents they’ve been asking for. And homebuyers now have unprecedented support, guidance and information to make informed decisions about the purchase of their dream home.

Coastal Construction

Coastal is one of Florida’s leading construction management companies and one of the largest construction organizations in the nation. Coastal has built a reputation for quality construction and customer satisfaction, and enjoys a distinguished roster of public and private sector clients with more than $2 billion in active commercial and residential projects.

Over the past 25 plus years, Coastal has added a wide variety of projects to its portfolio including hotels, condominiums, commercial facilities, offices, retail, schools and churches. As a result of their steadfast commitment to client satisfaction, the majority of its work is with repeat clients.

The Coastal portfolio includes over 10,000 residential units, over 50 hospitality projects, 200 luxury estate homes, and more than 50 K-12 and higher education facilities. A few of their more recognizable clients and projects include: St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort and Residences, The Ritz Carlton South Beach, 1450 Brickell, Fisher Island, The Miami Beach EDITION, Porsche Design Tower Miami, Faena Hotel & Residences, Miami Design District and FENDI Chateau.

Current Builders

DELIVERING DISTINCTIVE BUILDINGS FOR DISCERNING CLIENTS…With more than four decades in the South Florida market and 40,000 residential units to its credit, Current Builders has established itself as an industry leader in the multi-family development arena.

The firm is ranked by Engineering News Record as Florida’s 21st largest contractor and the 9th largest residential contractor in the state based on annual revenue. We are also recognized as one of south Florida’s Best Places to work by the Sun-Sentinel and are consistently distinguished by South Florida Business Journal for continued revenue growth and among the Top 10 Largest General Contractors.

Licensed in Florida, Texas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, and Georgia, we are mobile and prepared to deliver for our clients throughout the southeast and Texas. Current Builders is committed to construction excellence, performing within budget and ahead of schedule.

Engineered Tax Services

Engineered Tax Services (ETS) is a nationally licensed engineering firm with extensive experience in engineering-based specialty tax services yielding substantial tax incentives for companies of all sizes. ETS is one of the only qualified engineering firms with its own Professional Engineers, LEED Accredited Professionals, Certified Public Accountants, and Licensed Contractors on staff. ETS provides a full range of specialty tax incentives for real estate professionals including Cost Segregation, 263(a) Repairs vs. Capitalization, Disposition Studies, 179D EPAct, 45L, Utility Rebates and Refunds, Energy Audits, Modeling, and LEED Certifications. ETS averages over $44 million per month in refunds for clients, equating to hundreds of studies nationally. ETS is committed to providing the highest level of service and attention to detail in order to realize maximum benefits and ensure compliance of IRS guidelines. For more information, please contact us Engineered Tax Services at 800-236-6519 or visit www.engineeredtaxservices.com.

Franklin Street

Celebrating more than 10 years in the business, Franklin Street is a family of full-service commercial real estate companies focused on delivering value-add solutions to meet the evolving needs of clients. Through a collaborative philosophy of leveraging the resources, expertise and experience of each of its divisions – Real Estate, Capital, Insurance, Management and Valuation – Franklin Street offers unmatched value and optimal solutions for clients nationwide. Learn more about Franklin Street at FranklinSt.com.

GreenbergTraurig

Greenberg Traurig is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 36 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The experience of our Real Estate Practice spans 50 years of delivering multidisciplinary legal solutions for property investment, development and management, and real estate finance. We draw upon the experience and knowledge of more than 200 real estate lawyers, including 50 lawyers in New York City, and the resources that GT’s global organization has to offer.

Hunt

Hunt Companies, Inc. is a privately-owned company dedicated to building value through the development, investment, management and financing of real assets. Hunt provides a broad range of services to public and private sector clients. Founded in 1947 and headquartered in El Paso, Texas, Hunt has more than 1,200 direct employees. Together, Hunt and its affiliates own or manage 271,770 multifamily units including over 214,000 affordable units and 5.1 million square feet of office, retail and industrial properties. Hunt has 16 offices throughout the United States and 3 abroad. To learn more about Hunt, please visit www.huntcompanies.com.

Integrity Sales & Marketing

Integrity Sales & Marketing is a 22 year old CPMR agency located in Florida representing Noritz gas tankless water heaters coupled with H20 BTU meters/leak detectors have developed a system designed to eliminate first cost for domestic electric hot water heaters in each unit. Our design allows you to meter and invoice each tenant for HOT WATER USE as well as monitor for water leaks in real time through wireless wifi. Proven technology in all types of construction. Perfected to be used in multi family construction.

MOSS

Moss & Associates is a privately-held construction firm headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. From eleven regional offices from Hawaii to Florida and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Moss focuses on construction management at-risk, design-build and public-private partnerships throughout the United States. The award-winning firm is an innovative leader in utility-scale solar projects and justice facilities in the Western Hemisphere.

The company’s diverse portfolio encompasses a wide and growing range of sectors, including luxury high-rise residential, landmark mixed-use developments, hospitality, educational facilities ranging from primary through higher learning and research, educational housing, biotechnology and healthcare complexes, military projects, retail establishments, correctional facilities, manufacturing and distribution facilities, food processing and cold storage plants, and solar energy facility projects.

The Moss team’s reach is national, with offices in Hawaii, California, Texas, the Carolinas and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In addition to its Fort Lauderdale headquarters, Moss has Florida offices in Orlando, Miami, and Tampa.

Plaza Construction

PLAZA CONSTRUCTION is one of the nation’s foremost construction management and general contracting firms. Since our incorporation in 1986, we’ve grown from a regional organization, to a multi-faceted, national presence in the industry with headquarters in New York and regional offices in Miami, Washington DC, and Los Angeles.

Our roots are based in construction, real estate, investment and development management. Our portfolio includes work across industries. Plaza’s uniqueness comes from understanding what it is to be the owner, the developer and the builder – a trifecta that is evident in Plaza’s core portfolio of prestigious commercial, corporate and residential properties.

Premier Protection Insurance

Premier Protection is a boutique Insurance and Risk management Agency with National presence run by Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs
– Custom Programs for Owners , Developers of Commercial Real Estate
– Custom Programs for the food and beverage and hospitality ( Hotels, Restaurants )
– CustomPrograms for unique Entrepreneurial Ventures and Startups
– Private Client Personal Insurance ( Homes, Yachts , Planes)
– Custom Programs for Family Office Partnerships and Holding Companies
– Value added strategic referral services for Banking, Brokerage, Management ,Operations

Protection, Efficiency & Profitability for our Clients is our Purpose

PowerDesign

Power Design is a full-service national electrical subcontractor based in St. Petersburg FL, operating in 25 states. Power Design performs a complete scope of electrical services from design to completion including engineering and installing electrical, fire alarm, security, nurse call and other specialty systems. Our diverse resume includes, senior living, condos, apartments, hotels, and student housing.

Teal System

The money-saving Teal Hot Water System by Boiler Management Limited reflects 35 years of experience in developing and managing modern, reliable and efficient boilers, pumps and controls for commercial and multi-family structures. Our meticulous and time-tested Five Point Hot Water Management Method continues to provide value and money saving benefits to property owners, developers and residents alike.

Boiler Management Ltd. remains committed to our promise of delivering an unlimited ZERO downtime hot water system while lowering your construction and operating costs.

Ten-X

Ten-X is the nation’s leading online real estate marketplace, having sold 200,000+ residential and commercial properties totaling more than $37 billion since 2007. Leveraging Internet and mobile technology, Ten-X allows people to safely and easily complete real estate transactions entirely online.

Ten-X empowers consumers, investors and real estate professionals around the world with unprecedented levels of flexibility, control and simplicity – and the convenience of transacting properties whenever and from wherever they are from their desktop, tablet or smart phone. As real estate continues to move online, Ten-X is uniquely positioned to be at the forefront of this dramatic behavioral shift.

Valet Living

As a Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace, Valet Living has been setting the standard for doorstep collection and recycling since 1995. Approaching one million apartment homes serviced across more than 35 states, Valet Living has grown to become not just the only national provider of doorstep collection and recycling services, but also the only nationally-recognized full service amenities provider to the multifamily industry. In addition to doorstep collection, Valet Living’s turns, maintenance and pet station solutions make life easier for both property managers and residents, while improving property values. Valet Living is a portfolio company of the Private Equity Group of Ares Management, L.P. (NYSE: ARES) and Harvest Partners, LP.

Contact us today to discuss how you can get involved with the RealInsight Florida Multifamily Summit by calling Heather Collis at (646) 862-6133 or emailing her at hcollis@greenpearlevents.com.