ROI Influencers: Real Estate 2020 (Associations and experts)

Dave Brogan
Executive director
New Jersey Apartment Association
Active on all issues multifamily, Brogan is a thought leader who brought insight and helped shape decisions involving tenants and landlords during the pandemic.

Josh Burd
Real Estate NJ
Well-respected journalist (yes, at a different publication), Burd provides daily news and analysis that keeps industry officials up to date and in the know.

Morris Davis; Don Moliver
Academic director; Acting director
Rutgers Center for Real Estate; Kislak Real Estate Institute
New Jersey is fortunate to have two outstanding real estate programs that prepare the next generation for a variety of careers in the sector.

Jarrod Grasso
Executive vice president
New Jersey Association of Realtors
The pandemic has changed how and where we live. Grasso’s group will impact a sector that arguably will be changed for a generation.

Peter Kasabach
Executive director
New Jersey Future
The impact of social determinants has been evident throughout the pandemic. The call of Kasabach’s group to create stronger and more resilient communities is ringing true for many.

Jeff Kolakowski
New Jersey Builders Association
The new head of the builders (he got the gig full-time in the summer) has plenty to deal with as he helps an industry facing challenges despite being deemed essential.

Mike McGuinness
NAIOP New Jersey
An industry that is facing challenges it still doesn’t fully understand — from the new office to the inability to pay rent — is fortunate to have McGuinness as one of its leaders leader.

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