MoFo hires Blaivas from Blackstone

Morrison & Foerster, a global law firm, has hired Jay Blaivas as a tax partner in its New York office.

Swig names Carbone to CEO slot

Swig names Carbone to CEO slot The Swig Company has hired Jim Carbone as its new ceo, the company announced. Carbone will replace Ken

People moves: Munger, Tolles & Olson hires Fatheree

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP, a law firm, has hired George Fatheree, III as partner in its real estate group.

People moves: Stroock adds Hudson to capital markets team

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, a New York-based law firm, has added Evan Hudson as a partner in its real estate capital

People moves: Black Creek Group names Dhanda ceo 

Black Creek Group appointed Raj Dhanda as its first ceo, the company announced. Dhanda, previously the president, said he wants to continue to make the institutional investor-focused company

People moves: Townhouse Mgmt hires director of development

Townhouse Management Company, a New York-based real estate company that acquires, develops and manages commercial and residential properties, has appointed

Panel: C-suites slow to embrace women in senior roles

The commercial real estate world is making painstakingly slow strides towards gender equality, panelists confirmed at a recent event hosted

Passco adds Orlando office

Passco Companies has added an Orlando office, and is expanding its team nationwide with the five new hires. The Orlando

Hunton Andrews Kurth brings on Los Angeles, Miami partners

Hunton Andrews Kurth has expanded its real estate practice with two new partners, bringing on Jane Hinton in Los Angeles

Chinese investors stay bullish on U.S. real estate

Chinese investors, which have been the most active foreign investors in U.S. commercial real estate over the past two years,

Kennedy Wilson brings on Brent Ball

The brokerage division of Kennedy Wilson has appointed Brent Ball as a senior v.p. of brokerage in the Los Angeles region.

Walker & Dunlop plans aggressive New England expansion

Walker & Dunlop, which just has hired a multifamily-focused investment sales team in Boston, is planning to expand aggressively in

Thomas to replace Doyle at REBNY

The Real Estate Board of New York, a trade association, has appointed Reggie Thomas as senior v.p. for government affairs

Madison International Realty brings on Yichao Mark; Nathaniel Perry joins HFF in Denver

Madison International Realty brings on Yichao Mark Madison International Realty, a New York-based real estate management firm, has hired Yichao Mark

Anthony Orso moves to NKF

Anthony Orso, former CEO and co-founder of Cantor Commercial Real Estate, has moved from CCRE to NKF Capital Markets as

Ten-X: Commercial real estate deal volume decreases in Q4 2017

CRE transaction volume edged down to $117.4 billion in Q4 2017, according to Ten-X Commercial’s latest Commercial Real Estate Volume &

Axar makes investment in Terra Capital

Axar Capital Management has made an investment in Terra Capital Partners, a New York-based fund manager that focuses on mezzanine investments

Squire Patton taps Johnson to spearhead global partnerships

Squire Patton Boggs has hired Stanton Johnson as a partner in its global real estate practice, the company announced. Johnson,