Here are a couple of real estate events worth checking out next week!
On May 21, the NAIOP NYC is holding an event on Opportunity Zones at Cushman & Wakefield, 1290 Avenue of the Americas from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. This event will feature a panel discussion that delves into how Opportunity Zones can be utilized in pushing economic growth in New York City’s low-income areas. Speakers include Eric Clement of the New York City Economic Development Corp. and Jonathan Squires of Cushman & Wakefield.
On May 22, ULI New York is hosting a mixer at the Amenity Center, 330 West 34th Street from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Participants of the ULI New York Mentor Program can attend this event to network and hear a discussion by Glen Weiss, co-head of the real estate and leasing team at Vornado Realty Trust, on how the approach to the commercial office space is changing.