From January 18-21, 2017, the Baker Program in Real Estate Class of 2018 visited Dallas, Texas to participate in their domestic intersession trek. The purpose of these treks is to expose Baker students to real estate markets with diverse characteristics, particularly those that are in contrast to our familiar setting of the Northeastern United States… Continue Reading Dallas, Texas: Day Three, Afternoon
Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Co., of which Baker Program in Real Estate benefactor Richard Baker (SHA ’88) is Governor and Executive Chairman, is in preliminary discussions regarding a potential takeover of leading U.S. department store chain Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M), The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing “people familiar with the matter.” Many commentators and analysts… Continue Reading Richard Baker (SHA ’88) In Talks to Acquire Macy’s
By Alejandro Garza, Baker ’18 Commencing Wednesday, January 18, 2017, First-Year Baker Program in Real Estate students will travel to Dallas for their annual domestic trek. The Baker Program identified Dallas as a dynamic, fast growing hub with many learning opportunities for students. According to Chris Hipps, managing director of CBRE Investor Services, Dallas ranked… Continue Reading Dallas, Texas: Preview of Domestic Trek for 1st Year Baker Students
First Year Baker students gain the opportunity to use their knowledge within construction management to act as defendants and plaintiffs in live construction lawsuit scenarios in Professor Dr. Carr’s construction management class. Juan Brito and Peter Romano are getting themselves prepared for their upcoming brief.
Not only can you receive a great education in real estate here, but the Ithaca Commons gets transformed sometimes into place of imagination and wonder. This weekend students of all ages were able to experience Harry Potter up close and personal. Quidditch, Butterbeer and all!
First Year Baker Student Aulia Nasution from Indonesia discusses her first experience seeing snow.
Baker students Cailtin Elliott, Ana Kalugina, and Nick Morris relished in their ULI experience in Dallas. Over the time away from Ithaca, they were not only able to network with industry professionals, but also congregate with recent graduate Jason Abel & Jason Spencer.
Laura Curi, Baker 2018, is on the prowl for the perfect Halloween costume! The Baker Program has a huge Halloween party to attend Friday night, and she wants to stand out!
Autumn season Ithaca means a little rain, umbrellas, sweaters, and some GIMME coffee to warm and brighten up the day!
Baker Program Students head uptown to spend time with Ivy League colleagues!