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WI-FUR Plan Aims to Prevent Foreclosures for the Unemployed
The recent combination of declining home values and surge in unemployment has created a "perfect storm" for increased foreclosures over the next two years. Real Estate Professors Morris A. Davis, Stephen Malpezzi, and François Ortalo-Magné have proposed a new plan aimed toward keeping more Americans in their homes during the economic downturn – and it's a plan that's getting some notice. Read more.

Undergrads Travel to Munich for EXPO REAL
For the third year in a row, a group of enthusiastic undergraduate students from the Wisconsin School of Business traveled to Munich, Germany to attend EXPO REAL, one of the largest real estate conferences in the world. Featuring 500 speakers and 1600 exhibitors, EXPO REAL caters to the full spectrum of the real estate industry, including property consultants, bankers, corporate real-estate managers, and property services providers. The trip was led by Faculty Associate Joe Walsh, who was also a presenter on the EXPO REAL's Career Day panel. Read more.

Todd Lillibridge Selected as E.J. Plesko Distinguished Speaker Series in Real Estate Development (audio)
Todd W. Lillibridge, Chief Executive Officer and President of Lillibridge Healthcare Services, shared his vast real estate development expertise, experience and knowledge during the E. J. Plesko Distinguished Speaker Series during a presentation at Grainger Hall on Friday, October 30. Listen to Todd Lillibridge’s Presentation (.mp3).

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Student Update
Faculty & Staff News
Board Member News
Alumni News & Events
Graaskamp Center News

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November 2009 Issue

Events Calendar

November 5
Public Listening Session to Gather Input on the Edgewater Redevelopment, Sponsored by the Department of Real Estate
Pyle Center, Madison, WI

November 19
WREAA and Real Estate Club Speaker & Networking Event
Madison, WI

December 8
Regional Roundtable for Graaskamp Board Members
Chicago, IL

December 10
Regional Roundtable for Graaskamp Board Members
Minneapolis, MN

January 4-15, 2010
MBA (2nd year) Trip to Rio de Janeiro & São Paulo, Brazil

January 28
Real Estate Club Innovator Speaker Award
Madison, WI

March 16-19, 2010
MBA (1st year) Trip to MIPIM
Cannes, France

April 14-15, 2010
Spring Board Meeting
Gleacher Center, Chicago, IL

June 3, 2010
Graaskamp Center Regional Dinner Meeting
Madison, WI

June 4, 2010
Annual Housing Conference
Fluno Center, Madison, WI

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