The YU Real Estate Professionals networking group convenes annually to bring together alumni and friends of Yeshiva University who work in a range of real estate fields, from investing development, to titles and construction. The group provides access to some of the biggest names in real estate in New York City, who provide insight into the ever-changing and dynamic landscape of New York City, as well as their personal projects and ventures.

Past speakers have included:

Jeffrey Barclay, Goldman Sachs

Gary Barnett, Extell Development

Jeff Blau, Related Companies

Richard Born, BD Hotels

Brahm Cramer, AllianceBernstein

Ralph Herzka, Meridian Capital Group

Brad Klatt, Roseland Properties

Bruce Ratner, Forest City Ratner Companies

Bill Rudin, Rudin Management Company

Larry Silverstein, Silverstein Properties

Michael Stoler, Madison Realty Capital


In 2016, the YU Real Estate Executive Committee (YUREEC) was launched as an offshoot of the YU Real Estate Professionals, designed to bring together real estate professionals who share a common interest in supporting Yeshiva University and its values. If you’d like to learn more about the YUREEC and how to join, please click here