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Joan's Legacy

Nov. 18: Joan's Legacy: Uniting Against Lung Cancer will host its annual "Strolling Supper with Blues and News" benefiting lung cancer research from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Manhattan's Gotham Hall, 1356 Broadway. Network news anchors Tom Brokaw and Brian Williams will be Honorary Chairmen. Tickets start at $300. FCall 212-627-5500 or visit

NYU Course

Nov. 18: The NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate is offering an approved 7.5-hour continuing education course, titled "Fair Housing and Civil Rights." This class also fulfills the three-hour fair housing requirement for ali New York State real estate licensees and is meeting from 9.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. In this 7.5-hour course, you will acquire an understanding of the federal, state, and city laws that guarantee persons the right to buy, sell, lease, hold, and convey property without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual preference, or national origin. This class will be presented at the Midtown Center, 11 West 42nd Street, 4th floor. For more information, please call Sal Gulino at 212/992-3305 or email

IREM Dinner

Nov. 19: The Greater New York Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management will host its Annual Dinner & Awards Ceremony at Tavern on the Green in NYC from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.. This event is being sponsored by Durnan Group Managers; F&F Supply and Macinnis, Ward & Associates. To reserve, call 212.944.9445 or visit

REBNY Seminar

Nov. 19: Join the Real Estate Board of New York Residential Division for "Inside Secrets of Top Brokers" from 5"30 pm to 7:00 pm at the REBNY Mendik Education Center, 570 Lexington Ave.

NYBC Forum

Dec. 2: The New York Building Congress hosts a Construction Industry Breakfast Forum with New York City Department of Education Chancellor Joel I. Klein and New York City School Construction Authority President/CEO Sharon L. Greenberger. Registration and reception at 8:00 a.m., breakfast and program begin at 8:30 a.m. Hilton New York, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, between 53th and 54th Streets, Trianon Ballroom, Manhattan. Fee: $75 NYBC members; $100 for non-members. Reserved tables of 10 are available; For reservations please visit

CHIP Seminar

Dec. 1: The Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP) will hold a seminar "MCI Rent Increase Workshop" from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th St.), New York, NY. The cost of the seminar is free for CHIP members and $50 for nonmembers. To register call the CHIP office at 212-838-7442, e-mail, or register on-line at If you're paying by check, please send your check, made payable to CHIP[R], to 377 Broadway, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10013.

B'nai B'rith Luncheon

Dec. 2: Robert A. Knakal, chairman, Massey Knakal Realty Services, speaks on "Economics, Politics and Real Estate" at the B'nai B'dth Real Estate Unit Luncheon to be held at noon at the Cornell Club, 6 East 44th Street, Ivy Room. Call Ms. Aracelis Kuilan at 212-885-7239 to secure your reservation for the December 2 luncheon. You can also fax her at (212) 885-8118, e-mail It is advisable to reserve in advance to secure a place. Make checks payable to B'nai B'rith Real Estate and mail to Ms. Aracelis Kuilan at BDO Seidman, LLP, 100 Park Avenue, NY 10017.

CoreNet Luncheon

Dec. 3: The New York City chapter of CoreNet Global, in collaboration with the organization's London chapter, will present its second transatlantic luncheon program, entitled "Profiting from Sustainability: Why Is London Outpacing New York?" The program will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Time-Life Building at 1271 Avenue of the Americas. Sepakers will be Peter Miscovich, a managing director at Jones Lang LaSalle. From London, Stuart Bowman, head of the energy and sustainability division at consulting firm Hurleypalmerflatt, will offer a UK perspective on sustain ability. Register at

MBA Party

Dec. 3. The Mortgage Bankers Association of New York and Young Mortgage Bankers Association Holiday Party from 6:00-9:00 p.m., Harvard Club of NYC, 27 W 44th Street, NYC; Sponsorship available, call now 516997-3707. Register on line at or reservations at $175 members, $195 non-members & ali at door.


Dec. 3: The New Jersey Chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) hosts a program to discuss the relationship between planning, design, and public health. Panelists include Jay Corbalis, New Jersey Future; Leigh Ann Von Hagen, Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center; Brent Barnes, New Jersey DOT; and Janet Heroux, Physical Activity Specialist. Visit for more details.

Building Forum

Dec. 4: Want to learn how to work smart with the New York City School Construction Authority? Get useful insight into doing business with this large public sector owner by attending the third annual "Building Opportunities" forum, hosted by NYCSCA. From 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 pm at the McGraw-Hill Conference Center, Manhattan. Keynote address by Planning Commissioner Amanda M. Burden. Visit or contact Becca Worthington at 718-646-2700 ext. 119.

SMPS Holiday Party

Dec. 8: New YorkArea Chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) celebrates the holiday season at the Herman Miller Showroom, 1177 Avenue of the Americas from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Contact Desiree Rucker-Addison, 212-465-5383,

NRC Party

Dec. 9: The National Realty Club Annual Holiday Party is from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. at The Williams Club, 24 East 39th StreetRSVP by phone 212-551-1013 or email to

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Date:Nov 18, 2009
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