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October 25, 2017

See Presentations from The Future of Medicine in Fort Worth

What is the future of the Fort Worth Medical Industry?

Please find links to the presentations from the October 25, 2017 Future of Medicine event posted below -

 

 

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  • January 18, 2018

    The 2018 Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast

    COME HEAR THE EXPERTS' PREDICTIONS FOR 2018! FEATURING James Hill, Texas Capital BankWELCOME John Martin, SIRTHE FUTURE OF TRANSIT Brandom Genglebach, Fort Worth Chamber of CommerceECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN FORT WORTH Robert Sturns, City of Fort WorthECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN FORT WORTH Scot Bennett, Beck GroupCONSTRUCTION UPDATE Jessica Worman, M2G VenturesTHE RETAIL…

  • December 21, 2017

    Join us for a Young Leader Get Together!

    ATTENTION YOUNG PROFESSIONALS! Come Network with Members of The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth at Thompson's Bookstore! We know how much our members like to network! Join REC of GFW for a Young-Professional-Centered Get Together at Thompson's Bookstore! Get into the Holiday Spirit with a few craft cocktails…

  • November 30, 2017

    Join us for a Holiday Shindig with CREW FW!

    Kick off the holiday party season with CREW Fort Worth and the REC of GFW at their annual Holiday Shindig! Come celebrate your hard work in 2017 with drinks, appetizers and catching up with friends in Commercial Real Estate in the greater Fort Worth area on Thursday, November 30th. Ticket…

  • November 15, 2017

    Transit Fireside Chat with Paul Ballard and Chancellor Giovannini

    Full and Sustaining Members of REC of GFW you are cordially invited to a Transit Fireside Chat with Paul Ballard and Chancellor Giovannini on November 15 at the Home of Jeff Davis. Dinner will follow at 7:30. You may add a maximum of 5 Full or Founding/Sustaining Members.   Login…

  • November 9, 2017

    What is the Economic Impact of Transportation?

    On Thursday, November 9th Michael Carroll of the University of North Texas and Jack Wierzenski of DART gave a joint-presentation on the economic impact of transportation.  They were kind enough to share their presentations with our membership.   Please use the links below to download their presentations!   The Dallas…

  • November 2, 2017

    Don't miss the Cowtown Poker Run!

    What is the Cowtown Poker Run? Think of the Poker Run as a fun and fast networking frenzy with GREAT food and prizes! Meet the best and brightest in commercial real estate while enjoying a catered meal by Reata... but don't get too comfortable! After each course, you will receive…

  • November 2, 2017

    2017 PokerRun FAQs

    Please use the following information to find answers to some frequently asked questions at the Cowtown PokerRun:   AM I ON THE GUEST LIST? Please CLICK HERE to see if you are on the list.   CAN I STILL PURCHASE A TICKET? Tickets are no longer available. You may add yourself…

  • October 25, 2017

    See Presentations from The Future of Medicine in Fort Worth

    What is the future of the Fort Worth Medical Industry? Please find links to the presentations from the October 25, 2017 Future of Medicine event posted below -   Dr. Keith Argenbright – Director, Moncrief Cancer Center Rick W. Merrill – President & CEO, Cook Children’s Health Care System Michael…

  • October 11, 2017

    NEW DATE - PCDT happening Oct 11

    Dear captains, players, sponsors, and volunteers of the Panther City Dodgeball Tournament, We have decided to schedule this event for Wednesday, October 11th from 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM at Magnolia Green Park. While we are waiting on final insurance documents and contracts to be signed, I wanted to make…

  • September 27, 2017

    Fort Worth + Chamber Economic Development Strategic Plan Update

    What is the future of Fort Worth's growth and how does the city plan to create greater economic opportunities for all? Both the city of Fort Worth and the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce have been working on an updated strategic plan for Economic Development in our city. How do…

  • September 19, 2017

    Come Get to Know us at our Get Together!

    Click here to register

  • September 12, 2017

    Arlington Bus Tour

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a tour of the NEW Arlington! Join us on September 12 for an overview of Arlington's growth - including Downtown Arlington, UTA, and the new Entertainment District - and see where the next development opportunities exist. Attendees will get to…

  • July 27, 2017

    The 2017 Mentoring Series

    At the Mentoring Series, young professionals hear from industry leaders about their path to success, pitfalls, and industry insights at four monthly lunches from August - November. Participants are also paired with one-on-one Mentors in the commercial real estate industry. The Mentoring Series is for members of REC of GFW…

  • June 1, 2017

    It's time to renew your membership!

    Don't forget to renew your membership for REC of GFW!   REMEMBER: FULL & SUSTAINING MEMBERS MUST RENEW FIRST (OR AT THE SAME TIME) TO ENSURE THAT ANY CORPORATE ASSOCIATE OR YOUNG LEADER MEMBERS ARE ABLE TO RENEW AT THE DISCOUNTED PRICE.

  • June 1, 2017

    Work in Commercial Real Estate? Join us!

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth!   Membership runs from June 1 - May 31st and is pro-rated throughout the year.   Questions? Contact Rachel Albright at Rachel@recouncilgfw.com

  • May 17, 2017

    South Main Bus Tour

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a tour of South Main! On March 2, 2015, groundbreaking ceremonies were held to kick off an $8.6 million project to improve South Main Street from Vickery Boulevard to Magnolia Avenue. Two years have now passed, and the road work…

  • May 9, 2017

    See you at the Golf Tournament!

    The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth's 2017 Golf Tournament When May 9, 2017 Registration Opens @ 11:30 AM Shotgun Start @ 1:00 PM   Where Ridlgea Country Club's Championship Course 3901 Ridglea Country Club Dr Fort Worth, TX 76126 CLICK HERE FOR A MAP   Questions? Contact Rachel…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Norman Robbins

    Name Norman Robbins   Office you are seeking Fort Worth ISD Trustee - District 7   Please specify major endorsements you have received for this race/office. Greater Fort Worth Association of Realtors   Have you previously held public/appointive office? If so, please specify: First elected to the school board in…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Dr. Michael Ryan

    Name Dr. Michael Ryan   Office you are seeking Fort Worth ISD School Board Place #7   Please specify major endorsements you have received for this race/office. United Educators Association   Have you previously held public/appointive office? If so, please specify: No   Why do you wish to serve or…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Pilar Candia

    Name Pilar Candia   Office you are seeking FWISD Board Trustee, District 9   Please specify major endorsements you have received for this race/office. Sal Espino – Fort Worth City Council – District 2 Teresa Ayala – Tarrant County College Board Trustee – District 1 Constable Ruben Garcia- Precinct 5…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Ashley Paz

    Name Ashley Paz   Office you are seeking Fort Worth ISD, School Board, District 9 Trustee   Please specify major endorsements you have received for this race/office. United Educator's Association   Have you previously held public/appointive office? If so, please specify: Yes, I am the current office holder for this…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Jason Brown

    Name Jason Brown   Office you are seeking FWISD Board of Trustees District 8   Please specify major endorsements you have received for this race/office. Greater Fort Worth Board of Realtors, Mayor Betsy Price, FWISD Trustee Matthew Avila   Have you previously held public/appointive office? If so, please specify: Trustee:…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Anael Luebanos

    Name Anael Luebanos   Office you are seeking Trustee, FWISD District 8   Please specify major endorsements you have received for this race/office. Hon. Ann Sutherland, FWISD Trustee. Former FWISD Trustees Rachel Newman; Jesse Martinez. Councilman Sal Espino. Constable Ruben Garcia   Have you previously held public/appointive office? If so,…

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet T.A. Sims

    Interview Pending

  • May 6, 2017

    Meet Johnny Cook-Muhammad

    Interview Pending

  • May 4, 2017

    TEXRail Update

    TEXRail is a new 27-mile commuter rail line that will extend from downtown Fort Worth, across northeast Tarrant County, through North Richland Hills and Grapevine, and into DFW International Airport. This line, which will begin service in late 2018, is projected to serve more than 8,000 daily riders at nine…

  • April 26, 2017

    Meet the FWISD Board Candidates

    Meet the Candidates Running for the Fort Worth Board of Education! The city of Fort Worth will hold its general election on May 6, 2017. During this election, several school board districts have candidates who are running. Please join us for an informal Meet & Greet at Americado to learn…

  • April 6, 2017

    The 2017 REC of GFW Annual Meeting

    Members of the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth are cordially invited to the 6th REC of GFW Annual Meeting.  This is a time for the entire membership to get together and honor the year's accomplishments, award two outstanding members of our community, and acknowledge the past year's leadership.…

  • February 24, 2017

    Submit Your Nomination Applications Today!

    The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth holds an Annual Meeting each year in April. At the Annual meeting, we are given a chance for REC of GFW to recognize and honor those who have made outstanding contributions to Fort Worth and Tarrant County through The Susan A Halsey Founder's…

  • February 23, 2017

    The 2017 Panther Den

    WHAT IS THE PANTHER DEN? The Panther Den is an Urban Design Competition created by the Young Leaders Council of the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth. The aim of the Panther Den is... To meet and work with other Young Leaders To learn more about the development process…

  • February 23, 2017

    Photos and Presentations from the 2017 Panther Den

    The Panther Den is an Urban Design Competition created by the Young Leaders Council of the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth. The aim of the Panther Den is... To meet and work with other Young Leaders To learn more about the development process To get your work in…

  • February 9, 2017

    The YLC Breakfast Club

    Want to networking with other Young Leaders in the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth? Sign up for the 2017 Breakfast Club! There will be four breakfasts February - May on the second Thursday of the month, all at 7:30 AM. This year everyone will meet at the same…

  • February 2, 2017

    Education in Fort Worth - A Fireside Chat

    EDUCATION IN FORT WORTH - A FIRESIDE CHAT A conversation on literacy, job preparedness, and the future of education in the city of Fort Worth Press Cafe - Second Floor | 4801 Edwards Ranch Rd #105 | Fort Worth, TX Thursday, February 02 at 5:30pm FEATURING Eugene Giovannini, TCCD Matthew…

  • January 19, 2017

    The 2017 Forecast - Registration now open!

    Join us at the 2017 Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast! Hear industry experts' predictions for 2017   When January 19, 2017   Where The Fort Worth Convention Center1201 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102   Contact Rachel Albrightrachel@recouncilgfw.com682-231-2036 Registration is now open!

  • January 19, 2017

    Important Info about the 2017 Forecast

    We will see you tomorrow for the 2017 Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast! Getting Here The Forecast will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center at 1201 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102. The event will be held in Ballroom B located on the second floor in the…

  • January 19, 2017

    Check out Presentations and Pictures from the 2017 Forecast!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Forecast! We want to make sure that those in the commercial real estate industry has access to this great information. Please click on the links below to access the files. Note: These files are shared via dropbox.  If your company blocks Dropbox…

  • January 18, 2017

    About the Real Estate Council PAC

    The Real Estate Council PAC A Strong and United Voice for Smart Progress Nearly every day, local elected officials deliberate on important issues that affect us and our profession. These officials wield tremendous power over our future. The Real Estate Council PAC (REC PAC) will be your voice when decisions…

  • December 6, 2016

    Jingle + Mingle at the CREW FW + REC of GFW Holiday Party!

    It's that time of yearwhen we are filled with Holiday Cheer... CREW and the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth wish to invite you to eat, drink, and be merry Cocktails and Appetizers will be provided WHEN Tuesday, December 6, 20166:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST WHERE The Space1309…

  • December 2, 2016

    Fort Worth's Changing Landscape

    Fort Worth has been named one of "America’s Most Livable Communities" and a “Fastest Growing City”. How are we keeping up? SMPS Fort Worth and the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth welcomes members and guests to join us for networking and lunch while we listen to some of…

  • October 12, 2016

    The 2016 Cowtown Poker Run

    Don't miss the 2016 Cowtown Poker Run The BEST Networking in Town! Thank you all for coming out Wednesday night! We will be posting pictures from the event soon!     Who came to the event? Greg Abbott – Zenith RoofingKen Adair – Harris, Finley & BogleCarlo Andreani – Pacheco…

  • October 12, 2016

    The 2016 PokerRun FAQ

    Please use the following information to find answers to some frequently asked questions at the Cowtown Poker Run:   AM I ON THE GUEST LIST? Please CLICK HERE to see if you are on the list.   CAN I STILL PURCHASE A TICKET? Tickets are no longer available. You may add…

  • September 22, 2016

    The Panther City Dodgeball Tournament

    It's time for another Dodgeball Tournament and your ONE CHANCE for glory! Make sure to sign up your team today for the Panther City Dodgeball Tournament! Food & Beverages provided • "Best Dressed Team" Award$300 per team (6-10 players) • Rain or ShineGood times guaranteed! Act like kids to help…

  • August 31, 2016

    The Economic Impact of the Joint Reserve Base

    The Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base is an integral part of the Fort Worth landscape. NAS Fort Worth JRB covers a large tract of Fort Worth land. Learn the history of the base, how the base interacts with surrounding cities, and how the base strengthens the Fort Worth economy…

  • August 23, 2016

    YLC Defender Outdoors Tour & Networking Event

    Defender Outdoors is a new indoor shooting center located near the Cultural District. Boasting 24 individual pistol/carbine lanes, 6 indoor rifle lanes, 5,600 sq ft of experiential retail shopping, laser-based firearm training simulators, and a 2000 sq ft customizable "Simunition" military-grade paintball space with modular walls, this venue offers just…

  • July 28, 2016

    Are you looking for a Mentor?

    Please join us for our annual fall Mentoring Series! The Series consists of four lunches during the fall months and a one-on-one mentoring partnership. And we need participants, sponsors and mentors! CLICK HERE to learn more

  • May 19, 2016

    See The Panther Den Presentations!

    Join us May 19 at 5:00 PM to see the presentations of the urban designs created by the Panther Den Participants. Participants are between the ages of 21 and 35, and will be placed in teams to come up with a design for an underutilized property in five hours on…

  • May 19, 2016

    The Panther Den FAQs

    We will be using this page to give answers to the frequently asked questions regarding the Panther Den. If you do not see your question answered on this page, please contact Rachel Albright at rachel@recouncilgfw.com Updated 05/12/2016 at 14:58:20 Event Date & Time The Panther Den Competition will take place on Thursday,…

  • May 3, 2016

    Bluebonnet Circle to Riverside/Berry Urban Village Bus Tour

    Come find out about development opportunities, learn about what is already happening, and network with Commercial Real Estate Professionals. On this Bus Tour, we will learn about the Bluebonnet Circle, University/Berry, and Riverside/Berry Urban Villages and hear from: Transwestern Principal, Kyle Poulson Southeast Fort Worth, Inc. Executive Director, Stacy Marshall…

  • April 25, 2016

    The 2016 Golf Tournament

    We Want You!Whether you are a professional golfer or just do it for fun -- come join us!Bring some potential members with you, and enjoy the great networkingand beautiful North Course at Ridglea Country Club. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE!

  • April 5, 2016

    The City of Fort Worth's Planning & Zoning Process

    Register Here

  • March 31, 2016

    The 5th REC of GFW Annual Meeting

    Registration for the 5th REC of GFW Annual Meeting is now closed. We are excited to see you at the event! March 31, 2016 at the MOPAC Event CenterCLICK HERE FOR A MAP   Remember - you will need to use the valet at the event!   Questions? Contact Rachel…

  • March 24, 2016

    Full + Sustaining Members are invited to a Fireside Chat with Terry Montesi

    REGISTER HERE

  • February 23, 2016

    The Economic Impact of Higher Education in Tarrant County

    Join us for a panel discussion on the trends, issues and future expectations related to Higher Education in Tarrant County and what it means to both economic development and the commercial real estate industry.   Click here to register

  • February 18, 2016

    Join a Breakfast Club!

    The Young Leaders Council hosts a monthly breakfast networking group in different areas around Fort Worth. At these breakfasts, YLC members get a chance to meet with other young professionals in the Commercial Real Estate industry. Each breakfast lasts around one hour. Attendees pay their own way. If you are…

  • February 11, 2016

    A Fireside Chat with Mayor Jeff Williams

    Full and Sustaining Members are invited to a Fireside Chat with Jeff Williams, Mayor of the City of Arlington.   Click here to register.

  • January 25, 2016

    Check out the presentations and photos from the 2016 Forecast!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the 2016 Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast! Click on the links below to view the PowerPoints or hear an audio version of the presentation.   Introduction Jack Rattikin - Rattikin Title Download Audio   The Good, The Bad, The Predictions Keri Redford, MAI -…

  • December 1, 2015

    Register Now for the Annual CREW & REC of GFW Holiday Party

    Let’s kick off the holiday season with a joint holiday party with CREW Fort Worth and the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth. Enjoy heavy hor d’oeuvres, cocktails and take home a souvenir from our photo booth. Cheers to another fantastic year! Click here to register today!

  • November 18, 2015

    Join us for the New & Improved Cowtown Poker Run

    Look who's on the list: (Not on the list? Think you should be? Email Rachel at rachel@recouncilgfw.com) GO TO THE COWTOWN POKER RUN FAQ PAGE • Greg Abbott – Zenith Roofing Services • Ken Adair – Harris, Finley & Bogle, PC • Rachel Albright – REC of GFW • Ashley…

  • November 18, 2015

    2015 Cowtown Poker Run FAQs

      Please use the following information to find answers to some frequently asked questions at the Cowtown Poker Run:   AM I ON THE GUEST LIST? Please CLICK HERE to see if you are on the list.   CAN I STILL PURCHASE A TICKET? Registration is now closed. If you would like…

  • October 25, 2015

    Join the Rail~Volution!

    Rail~Volution is working to build livable communities with transit. Their goal is to strengthen the capacity of individuals, organizations, and cities and regions to effectively implement transit and livability projects in communities across the country. Each year Rail~Volution holds a conference that brings together the best and brightest in the…

  • October 20, 2015

    Network at Our October Get Together

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a monthly Member Get Together! We know how much our members like to network! Because membership is the lifeblood of the Real Estate Council, we are planning monthly get-togethers on the third Tuesday of the month. These socials will be…

  • October 16, 2015

    Find out how DAMC is Building Arlington’s Future

    Please join the Downtown Arlington Management Corporation, The City of Arlington and The University of Texas Arlington as we explore, “How to facilitate quality long-term, sustainable development that reflects the City’s goals.” CBRE Research has taken a deep dive into how Arlington and its Peer Communities can capture opportunities together…

  • September 24, 2015

    The Panther City Dodgeball Tournament is THIS THURSDAY!

    Registration is now open for the 2015 Panther City Dodgeball Tournament!   Click here for more information

  • September 15, 2015

    REC of GFW September Member Get Together

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a monthly Member Get Together! We know how much our members like to network! Because membership is the lifeblood of the Real Estate Council, we are planning monthly get-togethers on the third Tuesday of the month. These socials will be…

  • September 9, 2015

    The City Series: Focus on Fort Worth

    What's the West Side's Story? Focus on Fort Worth Join ULI North Texas and Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for the second edition of our City Series, this time featuring Fort Worth and Tarrant County. We’ll take an in-depth look at current development trends, including creative public/private solutions,…

  • August 27, 2015

    Tour the GE Manufacturing Solutions Locomotive Warehouse

    Join the REC of GFW for a Tour of GE Manufacturing Solutions! North Fort Worth is rapidly growing. Get to know what industries are in North Fort Worth by taking a little trip with us to tour the GE Manufacturing Solutions warehouse! Load a bus in Fort Worth (or meet…

  • July 30, 2015

    Register for the 2015 Mentoring Series

    Please join us for our annual fall Mentoring Series! The Series consists of four lunches during the fall months and a one-on-one mentoring partnership. And we need participants, sponsors and mentors! What is the Mentor Series -- During the four lunches, members of REC of GFW share stories of their…

  • July 21, 2015

    REC of GFW July Member Get Together

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a monthly member get together! We know how much our members like to network! Because membership is the lifeblood of the Real Estate Council, we are planning monthly get-togethers on the third Tuesday of the month. These socials will be…

  • July 20, 2015

    July 2015 Board Report

    REC of GFW Committees A few weeks ago I announced the new board of directors and committee chairs. I also requested for you to let us know if you would be interested in joining a committee. To see the list of 2015-2016 Committee Members, please click here. If you do…

  • July 16, 2015

    2015 - 2016 Committee List

    We are excited to announce the 2015-2016 Committee Members for the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth!     Cowtown Poker Run -- Keri Redford, Chair Responsible for the planning and running our largest fundraiser, the Cowtown Poker Run, usually held in November Meets once a month July -…

  • July 15, 2015

    Tourism in Tarrant County

    Join us for a panel discussion on the trends, issues and future expectations related to tourism in Tarrant County and what it means to both economic development and the commercial real estate industry.   Click here for more information!

  • June 30, 2015

    It's Renewal Time!

    Membership in the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth runs from June 1 - May 31 of the following year. This is the first year we are doing all of our renewals online! So, to encourage you to sign on and renew, we are offering a special incentive: For…

  • June 16, 2015

    June Member Get Together

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a monthly member get together! We know how much our members like to network! Because membership is the lifeblood of the Real Estate Council, we are planning monthly get-togethers on the third Tuesday of the month. These socials will be…

  • May 19, 2015

    May Membership Happy Hour

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for a monthly happy hour! We know how much our members like to network! Because membership is the lifeblood of the Real Estate Council, we are planning happy hours on the third Tuesday of the month. These socials will be featured…

  • May 19, 2015

    See pictures from the 2015 Golf Tournament!

    Click here to visit our Facebook Album!

  • May 12, 2015

    REC of GFW Golf Tournament - Rescheduled!

    Well, we all know that spring in Texas means crazy weather, and while we love the rain, we are sad to say that we will need to reschedule our Golf Tournament! Please take a moment to mark your calendar for Tuesday, May 12.  This will be our new Golf Tournament…

  • May 12, 2015

    See you on the Green!

    We will see you TODAY for the Rescheduled REC of GFW Golf Tournament!   Registration starts at 11:30 AM, Tee time at 1:00 PM The tournament will take place at the Ridglea Country Club SOUTH COURSE.This course is located at3901 Ridglea Country Club DriveFort Worth, TX 76116 CLICK HERE FOR…

  • April 28, 2015

    The 2015 Golf Tournament

    We are watching the forecast closely, but as of right now, we are still planning on playing some Golf tomorrow!  CLICK HERE for driving directions to Ridglea Country Club's South Course   We will make the final call at 11:00, so check back here to see if the Tournament has been…

  • April 21, 2015

    Politics in North Texas Series

    The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth is teaming up with some of the best and brightest in North Texas to educate you about important topics for this upcoming elections on May 9. Early voting begins April 27, so make sure you mark your calendar for these interesting and…

  • April 7, 2015

    See you at the 2015 Annual Meeting

    See you at the 2015 Annual Meeting!   April 7, 2015 at the Fort Worth Club* *This event is for members only.

  • April 1, 2015

    Registration now open for the Northside Urban Villages Bus Tour!

    Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth on the second in a series of bus tours of the Urban Villages. Come find out about development opportunities, learn about what is already happening, and network with Commercial Real Estate Professionals.   Click here to register

  • March 5, 2015

    Full and Sustaining Members are invited to a Fireside Chat with City Manager David Cooke

    As a Full or Sustaining Member of RECofGFW you are cordially invited to a Fireside Chat with David Cooke, Fort Worth City Manager, on Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at the Home of Theresa Williams. Dinner will follow at 7:30. You may add a maximum of…

  • February 9, 2015

    Join us for the 2015 YLC Breakfast Club!

    Time has come once again to start up another round of our Breakfast Clubs. These clubs consist of small groups of YLC members who get together once a month to network. At these breakfasts, you get a chance to meet with other young professionals in the Commercial Real Estate industry.…

  • January 29, 2015

    YP Night at the Rodeo

    The Young Leaders had a great time at the YP Night at the Rodeo event on January 29th at the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame! Thank you to everyone who made it out that night, to the organizers of the event, our volunteers, and a big thank you…

  • January 15, 2015

    2015 Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast

    Find out the experts' predictions for 2015At the Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast Thusday, January 15, 20157:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. At the Fort Worth Convention Center Click here to sign up!

  • January 15, 2015

    View Photos and Presentations from the 2015 Forecast!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the 2015 Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast! It was such a great success! Just look at some of the pictures below! Click on the links below to view the PowerPoints or hear an audio version of the presentation.   2015 Forecast Presentations Listen…

  • December 18, 2014

    Lend a Helping Hand this Holiday Season

    The Young Leaders Council has been given the opportunity to lend a helping hand to the Salvation Army this holiday season and assist in the distribution of toys for their annual Angel Tree drive. There are only 20 spots available, so be sure to sign up today to reserve your place…

  • December 2, 2014

    Come Jingle & Mingle at the CREW / REC of GFW Holiday Party!

    Come Jingle and Mingle with us at 777 Main St. for our annual CREW / REC of GFW Holiday Party December 2, 2014 at 6:00 PM   Click here for more information.

  • November 6, 2014

    84th Legislative Session Policy Statements - Transportation

    Overview: Texas continues to grow in both population and the economy. Our state leadership has succeeded in creating a favorable business environment and excellent quality of life. However, out state transportation funding has failed to keep up with the growth. In order for our state to continue to lead the…

  • November 6, 2014

    2014 Cowtown Poker Run Winners

    Are you the best networker in town? These people sure are! Brandon Brewer of Republic TitleSarah Ward Rega of McCollum ConsultingMonica Napier of Bennett Benner PartnersMelissa Werner of Community Trust BankSean Buckley of Bourland, Wall & WenzelAmber Wimberly of KW Net Lease AdvisorsMonica Luera of Trademark Property CompanyMargaret Lutton of…

  • November 4, 2014

    RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF PROPOSITION 1, A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT FOR INCREASED STATE FUNDING FOR TRANSPORTATION

      WHEREAS the 83rd Texas Legislature passed historic legislation proposing a constitutional amendment on the November 4, 2014 state ballot affecting the state’s roads, highways, and bridges; and WHEREAS this constitutional amendment will provide for the transfer of revenue from the economic stabilization fund to the state highway fund; and…

  • October 30, 2014

    Full & Sustaining Members are invited to a Fireside Chat with Paul Ballard, Director of the T

    Thursday, October 20, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Dinner to follow at the Home of Guy McCollum   Click here to register   This event is for REC of GFW Full & Sustaining Members only.   About the Speaker Paul J BallardPresident/CEO Paul Ballard has been President and CEO…

  • October 29, 2014

    Transit-Oriented Development Conference

      Hosted by The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth and ULI North Texas October 29,2014 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM At the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History1600 Gendy StFort Worth, TX 76107   Click here to register   In just 30 years, the success of a…

  • October 15, 2014

    The FIRST Urban Village Bus Tour

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Begin at Shipping & Receiving201 S Calhoun StFort Worth, TX 76104   Click here to register.   Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth on the first in a series of bus tours of the Urban Villages. Come find…

  • September 25, 2014

    See photos and winners from the 2014 Panther City Dodgeball Tournament!

    2014 Panther City Dodgeball Tournament Sponsored by Alamo Title September 25, 20145PM - 8PMAt Magnolia Green Park We want to take a moment to thank our sponsors for making this event possible: Alamo Title, our title sponsor Ben E Keith & Bud Light for the beer Chem Cans for the…

  • September 9, 2014

    Texas Senate 10 Meet the Candidates Forum

    Elections for 15 of the 31 seats in the Texas State Senate will take place on November 4, 2014. Join REC of GFW to meet the two candidates for the Texas State District 10 Seat - Konni Burton and Libby Willis. Hear them speak, ask them questions, and then enjoy…

  • September 4, 2014

    Education Summit at TCCD

    The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth believes excellent education systems enhance and heighten economic development. Join us for an excellent discussion about the state of education in Greater Fort Worth. The Summit will be moderated by Deborah Ferguson of NBC5. Panelists include: Pat Hardy, the District 11 Representative…

  • June 25, 2014

    Transportation Infrastructure Breakfast

    There is more construction in the future of the Fort Worth Area. Join the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth for an update on the future of transportation in Fort Worth. Speakers include: Kenneth Barr of Barr Consulting & former Mayor of Fort Worth Robert Hinkle of NTE Mobility…

  • June 24, 2014

    YLC Volunteer Mixer! - cancelled due to weather

    The Young Leader's Council of the Real Estate Council is setting up a "Volunteer Mixer" on June 24th at the Clearfork Food Park. This event will give people who are interested in getting involved an opportunity to meet groups who are looking for volunteers, and visa-versa. Please join us for…

  • May 22, 2014

    YLC Day at Colonial in the Park

     It’s Colonial Time! Join your YLC friends for an afternoon of tournament action and networking at “Frost Park and The Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial”, May 22th. Republic Title has graciously offered YLC members tickets, VIP park-and-ride service, and lunch for this special day at the tournament. We will meet…

  • May 13, 2014

    Thank You For Golfing (in the Rain)

    The rain might have poured, but we still had a great time! We would like to take a moment to thank everyone who came to the Golf Tournament! We hunkered down in the clubhouse despite the rain, hail, & lightning and still had a good time networking. We would like…

  • May 12, 2014

    Annual REC Golf Tournament - We are still playing golf today even if it rains!

    Come join us for lunch at 11:30 and free whiskey after the tournament

  • May 2, 2014

    YLC Breakfast Club

    The Young Leaders Council hosts a monthly breakfast networking group in different areas around Fort Worth.At these breakfasts, YLC members get a chance to meet with other young professionals in the Commercial Real Estate industry and discuss topics that are important to them.If you are interested in joining a Breakfast…

  • May 2, 2014

    2014 Award Winners

    At the 2014 Annual Meeting we were pleased to honor some amazing people with our two annual awards. This year's award winners are: the late Bob Bolen, recipient of The Founder's Award, and Lauren Cornelius, recipient of the Outstanding Young Leader Award. The 2014 Founder's AwardThe Founder's Award was created to…

  • April 29, 2014

    Join us for the YLC Fall Mentoring Lunch Series.

    The Young Leaders Council is planning the Fall Mentoring Lunch Series and would like to encourage you to take part in the series. We will begin with a kick-off cocktail party July 25th followed by four lunches during the fall months with members of the Real Estate Council. Mentors will…

  • April 29, 2014

    Fireside Chat with State Representative Marc Veasey

    Marc Veasey, the US Representative for Texas's 33rd Congressional District, spoke with members of the Greater Fort Worth Real Estate Council about current affairs that are affecting the district.

Veasey represented Texas House District 95 from 2005-2013 serving as Chair Pro Tempore of the House Democratic Caucus. He defeated incumbent Glenn…