On Dec. 12, Bisnow will present its NYC 2018 Forecast from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Waterman Interests, 400 Park Avenue. Attend and hear economists and developers’ predictions for the real estate space in 2018. Steve Golin, SVP of Strategic Vertical Markets Xceligent, will give the opening presentation. Heidi Learner, chief economist at Savills Studley, Jeffrey Havsy, chief economist at CBRE, Michael Maturo, president and CFO of RXR Realty, Mark Van Zandt, partner at GreenOak Real Estate, among others, will also provide speeches.
On Dec. 13, the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) is hosting its 34th Annual Empire Ball at the Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street, from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Come and help the organization raise money to find a cure for diabetes. This year, Paul Teti of Normandy Real Estate Partners, Robert Mullen of Structure Tone and Jeffrey Duarte of Alliance Building Services will all be honored. On the same night, the Empire State Building will turn blue to #LightTheSkyForDRI.
Finally, on Dec. 14, attend the B’nai B’rith Real Estate Luncheon from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cornell Club, 6 East 44th Street. Come for delicious food and sparkling conversation. Jonathan Kalikow, president of Gamma Real Estate, will provide the keynote speech, which will discuss the “New Directions for a Storied New York Real Estate Family.”