Appreciating Real Estate

Appreciating Real Estate

By The Ohio State Center for Real Estate

Appreciating Real Estate is a podcast series where Mary Beth McCormick, Director of the Ohio State Center for Real Estate, interviews industry icons and leaders to discuss the latest trends within the real estate space.


Appreciating Real Estate w/ Sharon Ann M. (“Samm”) Miller, Hillcrest Finance

Ms. Miller is co-owner, President/Managing Partner, and Head of Portfolio Management of Hillcrest Finance LLC, a New York City based real estate credit platform. In this capacity, she has oversight of the day-to-day operations of the Firm, as well asRead more


Appreciating Real Estate w/ Sara Schoen, Schoen Sustainability

Sara Schoen is a career-long real estate ESG professional who advises companies and investors on ESG strategy, implementation, and investor relations to create long-term value. Her 15 years of experience include leading ESG for Clarion Partners, wherRead more


Appreciating Real Estate w/ Jack Kessler, The New Albany Company

Co-founder and chairman of The New Albany Company, Jack Kessler is one of central Ohio’s most accomplished real estate developers and influential civic leaders. The developer of numerous residential communities across the country, Kessler’s commitmeRead more


Appreciating Real Estate w/ Jim Merkel, Rockbridge

Jim Merkel is the Founder and CEO of Rockbridge, a private investment firm headquartered in Columbus, Ohio that has been focused on the hospitality industry since 1999. Rockbridge has made more than 260 real estate and hospitality investments in 38 sRead more


Appreciating Real Estate w/ Laurie Dotter

Laurie Dotter has served in executive leadership roles in several investment companies that delivered attractive investment returns on commercial real estate operating companies, development and management companies, and portfolios requiring repositiRead more

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