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CU Real Estate Center Co-Hosts Innovative Retail Real Estate Symposium

Sept. 11, 2019

The CU Real Estate Center recently partnered with the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) to host an inaugural symposium at CU Denver focused on retail real estate in Colorado. The event kicked off with an interview with ICSC Chairman Daniel Hurwitz who shared his perspective on the state of...

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Bascom Group Supports Growth of Leeds’ New Undergraduate Real Estate Program

Sept. 6, 2019

California-based private equity firm, The Bascom Group, LLC (“Bascom”), is investing in the future of real estate at the Leeds School of Business. Bascom has a long history of social outreach and philanthropy, especially supporting real estate education. Bascom’s founders met while studying real estate at the University of Wisconsin,...


CU Real Estate Center Adds Industry Leaders To Its International Advisory Board

July 10, 2019

The CU Real Estate Center (CUREC) at the Leeds School of Business has announced the addition of six new members to its esteemed International Advisory Board. The International Advisory Board fosters connections between top real estate executives, national markets and international networks, with CUREC at the center. The International Advisory...

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Getting a Jumpstart on the Future of Real Estate Education

May 3, 2019

Property technology, better known as PropTech, is transforming the way real estate does business. Real estate has been surprisingly slow to adopt digital tools compared to other industries. Subtle changes began to take place in waves, starting around 1980; yet, less than two years ago, PropTech was barely on anyone’s...


Real Estate Trek to Chile and Argentina!

June 22, 2018

For the 2018 CU Graduate Real Estate Trek, we had the privilege of getting outside the comfort of the United States to explore the economy and the blossoming real estate market of both Chile and Argentina. Our first four days of the trip were spent in Santiago, Chile where we...

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2017 Sherman Miller Case Competition - CU Wins!

June 22, 2018

BOULDER, COLORADO. A team of six Leeds undergrad real estate students took the top spot at the 2017 Sherman Miller Real Estate Competition hosted by the CU Real Estate Center and pitting teams from CU, CSU and DU in the annual intrastate battle. The winning team included seniors Kevin Castillo,...

CU-Boulder to Offer New Construction Management Track

Dec. 6, 2012

A new partnership between the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business and the College of Engineering and Applied Science, spurred by a gift, will have positive implications for the construction and real estate industries. The gift of $285,000, from alumnus Dan Ivanoff and his wife, Laurie, supports the...

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A Few Puzzle Pieces Short of Recovery

April 21, 2012

Like many people experiencing newfound free time in the midst of lockdowns and other pandemic-related restrictions, Brian Lewandowski and his family sought out a new hobby this year— puzzling. As the Executive Director of the Business Research Division at the Leeds School of Business, he could not help but find...

CUREC Team Competes in ARGUS University Challenge

June 29, 2011

Under the leadership of Dr. Thomas Thibodeau, CUREC Academic Director, a team of MBA Real Estate students, Taylor Cox, Rob Gillis, Jonathan Palmer and Matt Thomas, participated in the 2011 ARGUS University Challenge during the Spring 2011 semester over a period of months. ARGUS Software is pleased to announce the...

CU Makes Final Round of USC International Real Estate Case Competition

May 3, 2011

For the second year running, the undergraduate team from the University of Colorado Boulder's Leeds School of Business made the final round and finished in the top three of the highly competitive USC Marshall School of Business International Real Estate Case Competition. CU is the only school to make the...