Recent Events

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm



Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 6:00pm to Friday, November 14, 2014 - 6:00pm

Sponsorship of the Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame entitles the sponsor to event and tribute program recognition in addition to VIP seating and amenities. Sponsorship and advertising funds are applied to the Induction Banquet in Southern California to be held October 29th. If you would like to attend the event in Northern California on November 14th seats will be made available based on your sponsorship allocation. The Stanford Real Estate Hall of Fame commemorative program will be distributed at both the Induction Banquet and the Honors Banquet.

Monday, September 29, 2014 - 6:00pm



Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
SPIRE invites you to brunch at Landmarc at Time Warner Center so that you can meet other Stanford alumni in real estate heading to the Stanford+Connects event. Full SPIRE members can attend this brunch for only $30 and Young Alumni Members can attend for only $20. We hope you can join us for this SPIRE event. 

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 7:00pm

SPIRE's next event in New York will take place on Thursday, September 18th at 7 PM at Brasserie (100 E. 53rd Street). SREC Member David Hamamoto (BS '81), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at NorthStar Realty Finance, will join us for a discussion over dinner.  Mr. Hamamoto has served as NorthStar's Chief Executive Officer since its founding in October 2004. NorthStar Realty Finance is a publicly traded REIT that is among the most active in the industry and has a real estate portfolio of over $6 billion.


Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 6:00pm

Registration for this event is closed.

SPIRE's next event in Chicago will take place on Tuesday, September 16th. We will spend the evening on board Chicago's First Lady as we learn about more than 50 buildings along the Chicago River, revealing how the city grew from a small back-country outpost into one of the world's most important crossroads in less than 100 years. This event is a great opportunity for not only SPIRE members but their guests to enjoy the evening on the river.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:30am to 7:30pm
Get your deal done at the Creative Financing Conference. Keynote Speaker Stewart Resnick, Chairman and Owner of Roll Global, will address attendees. Hear from lenders who have successfully done the hard deals as they share secrets on creative ways to package your loan. SPIRE is co-sponsoring this event.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 4:00pm
(Registration is now closed as we have reached capacity for this event.) SPIRE’s next gathering in San Francisco will include a presentation on McCarthy Cook’s 900,000 sf China Basin campus and a tour of the Dropbox headquarters space and other tenants. Mike Freeman, Executive Vice President, of McCarthy Cook will address the past, present, and future of China Basin.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 6:00pm

We have reached capacity for this event. Please direct any questions to Stephanie Wither,

SPIRE's next event in Southern California will be a tour of the Ocean Avenue South project in Santa Monica with Related California, followed by dinner. 

Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 6:30pm

SPIRE's next Small Group Dinner in Chicago will take place on Thursday, June 5th at 6:30pm at Balsan at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. Jeff Jacobson ('83, MS '84), Global CEO of LaSalle Investment Management, has over 20 years experience in institutional investment management and will discuss his views on the global capital markets and investment landscape.


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