Recent News

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 12:07pm
Hello Seattle. Nice to meet you! On Monday, June 8th, SPIRE hosted its first alumni event in Seattle and the attendance and event was a big success.
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 11:35am
On Thursday, June 4th, at 4:30 PM Stanford will host its annual Architecture Program Senior Show where students have the opportunity to showcase their best work to the community.  Following the show, the Architecture Program Design Prizes will be awarded and guest speaker Jeanne
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 12:42pm
SPIRE celebrated the end of a successful five month student-alumni mentoring program with a BBQ on May 19th at Chuck Taylor Grove at Stanford. Program participants from the alumni and student ranks enjoyed the California sunshine surrounded by the historic oaks and the Stanford athletic facilities. Over a dinner buffet and lawn games, mentors and mentees had the opportunity to connect with one another and share their experiences.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 3:15pm
On Monday, May 4th Fran Weld (MBA '11), Director of Real Estate for the San Francisco Giants, hosted 18 GSB and CEE students at AT&T Park to explain the team’s plans for Mission Rock, a muliti-use development near the ballpark.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 3:03pm
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 8:57am
On Tuesday, May 12th, 13 women students from the Stanford GSB and CEE programs joined 6 alumni in Palo Alto for SPIRE’s first Women in Real Estate event.  The students had the opportunity to visit with all 6 alumni:  
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 8:38am
On Tuesday, May 5th SPIRE members had the opportunity to spend the evening with SREC Member Oz Erickson (MBA ’75), founder of Emerald Fund and one of San Francisco’s largest apartment owners.  The evening began with a tour of one of his newest apartment building, 100 Van Ness Avenue, follow
Monday, May 4, 2015 - 9:40am
Stanford Professionals in Real Estate (SPIRE) and its 1600 members enthusiastically announce the 2015 Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame inductees Fred Allen of Allen Matkins and Peter Bedford of Bedford Investments.
Sunday, May 3, 2015 - 9:35pm
On Wednesday, April 29th SPIRE members in Washington DC had the opportunity to tour the new Marriott Marquis hotel located in Washington DC with Ben Warner, Destiation Sales Director for the hotel.  Conveniently located adjacent to the DC Convention Center, which is accessible th
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 11:27am
On Thursday, April 23rd, SREC Member Rick Holmstrom (‘79), Co-Founder and Vice Chairman of Menlo Equities, hosted 12 students from the Civil & Environmental Engineering Department at their headquarters in Palo Alto for a “real estate development 101” discussion.