CRE News Hour 6/28/2019

Guests on this week's CRE News Hour are (clockwise from upper right): Andrew Dickey, executive vice president, JLL; David Allison, founder of ValueGraphics.com; and Heidi Burkhart, founder and president of Dane Real EstateGuests on this week's CRE News Hour are (clockwise from upper right): Andrew Dickey, executive vice president, JLL; David Allison, founder of ValueGraphics.com; and Heidi Burkhart, founder and president of Dane Real Estate

In this week’s edition of the CRE News Hour, along with the week’s news and headlines, these features:

  • David Allison, whose pioneering work on a database called ValueGraphics could change the way developers look at demographics when they are targeting the markets for their real estate projects.
  • JLL Executive Vice President Andrew Dickey discusses the hospitality sector in Puerto Rico, which is more robust than you might have thought.
  • A conversation with Heidi Burkhart, who founded Dane Real Estate, her real estate development and brokerage company in New York when she was just 26 years old.

Links mentioned in the podcast

JLL Puerto Rico Hotel Destinations Report

About the Author

Steve Lubetkin
Steve Lubetkin is the news director for StateBroadcastNews.com. Steve’s journalism background includes print and broadcast reporting for NJ news organizations. In May 2019, he began anchoring and reporting for the new weekly podcast, "The CRE News Hour," a news and features program focusing on the commercial real estate industry. From 2014 to 2019 he was New Jersey and Philadelphia editor for GlobeSt.com and filled in covering Chicago/Midwest and Atlanta. He has won numerous awards for his audio and video news reporting from the Garden State Journalists Association, and he has also been recognized for video by the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national broadcast news correspondent for CEOReport.com, a news website focused on practical advice for senior executives in small- and medium-sized companies. Steve also reports on-camera and covers conferences for NJSpotlight.com, a public policy news coverage website focused on New Jersey government and industry; and for clients of StateBroadcastNews.com, a division of The Lubetkin Media Companies LLC. Steve has been the computer columnist for the Jewish Community Voice of Southern New Jersey, since 1996. Steve is co-author, with Toronto-based podcasting pioneer Donna Papacosta, of the book, The Business of Podcasting: How to Take Your Podcasting Passion from the Personal to the Professional. You can email Steve at steve@statebroadcastnews.com.