Real Estate Society


The Real Estate Society, through the help of leading industry professionals, teaches its members about the diverse field of real estate, and in the process, creates a community of like-minded individuals who are focused on learning, creating meaningful relationships, and developing professionally.


Create a collaborative environment where individuals from diverse backgrounds can come together to learn and grow from one another through tangible experiences that reach far beyond the University of Florida.


Education and Growth, Meaningful Relationships, and Professional Development

Fall 2017 Full Schedule

  1. 09.06.2017
    GBM: Real Estate Round Tables
    Where: HVNR 150 • When: 5:30 PM
  2. 09.22.2017
    Guest Speaker: PNC - Ken Carl
    Where: HVNR 140 • When: 12:00 PM
  3. 09.25.2017
    Coffee Mixer: USAA Real Estate Company
    Where: Bergstrom Center • When: 5:00 PM
  4. 10.13.2017
    GBM: Professional Workshop
    Where: HVNR 150 • When: 12:00 PM
  5. 11.03.2017
    Guest Speaker: The Appraisal Institute
    Where: HVNR 140 • When: 12:00 PM
  6. 11.17.2017
    Field Trip: UCREW Orlando
    Where: Orlando City Soccer Stadium • When: 11:00 AM
  7. 12.6.2017
    Holiday Social
    Where: HVNR 150 • When: 5:30 PM

Scholarship Opportunities

Rent to Own Labs Scholarship

The Rent to Own Labs Scholarship is granted to one real estate student each year. The $2,500 scholarship should help the student pay for textbooks, tuition and development courses related to real estate. Students are expected to mail a printed application to Rent to Own Labs at 12301 Lake Underhill Rd, Suite 111, Orlando FL 32828. Application deadline is October 15th.

More Information and Application

Career and Internship Opportunities

DLC Management Corp: Summer Internship

DLC is one of the nation’s leading privately held retail real estate companies and is actively seeking qualified interns to fill various positions for its growing company. Since its inception in 1991, the company has established itself as one of the premier owner/operators of shopping centers in the U.S. with a portfolio of over 17 million square feet.The DLC Summer Internship Program provides mentoring and learning opportunities to help you develop your skills, network with DLC employees, and learn more about what it’s like to work in the retail real estate industry. This is a full-time paid internship. The program runs from June 5th 2017 - July 28th 2017 in their New York and Atlanta offices.

Kolter Land Partners: Full-Time

Kolter is looking for a Development Construction Superintendent. The position responsibilities include coordinating design, permitting, and construction of vertical construction in multiple development projects in Florida. Vertical construction will include: entry features, clubhouses, pools, fitness centers, hardscape and landscape typically constructed in master planned residential neighborhoods. The position can be based in Ft. Myers, Sarasota or Tampa and will require frequent travel between job sites. Developer is a premier developer of residential communities in the SE US. Compensation and benefits competitive based on experience. Minimum qualifications include 2 years construction experience in residential or commercial construction, degree preferred, strong management and computer skills required.
Contact: Mr. Troy Simpson (tsimpson at )

Marcus and Millichap: Full-Time

Based out of the Orlando office, Marcus and Millichap are looking for someone to join their Sales Mentorship Program (Agent-in-training). The program is designed to provide a hands-on opportunity to learn both the commercial real estate industry and their proven principles of investment sales brokerage, all within a structured environment providing constant coaching and feedback. This position requires a Florida Real Estate License and it is a full time position (40 hours per week). Through partnership with a successful Senior Broker, our SIP Participants complete marketing, analytical and administrative tasks, all while gaining expertise.
Please send resumes to: Ms. Natasha Young (natasha.young at )

ARA Newmark: Full-Time

ARA is looking for a Transaction Manager to be based out of Jacksonville Beach, Florida. The transaction manager supports the sales people and job duties include coordinating all aspects of the commercial real estate deal process. These include property valuation, underwriting, financial modeling, market research, negotiating and due diligence coordination and closings for the company's transactions. Additional responsibilities include fostering new and existing client relationships and assisting with buyer tours. This position leads to a full time brokerage sales position within ARA Jacksonville. No previous real estate experience is required.
Contact: Mr. Bart Walchle (bart.walchle at ), Executive Managing Director

Strategic Property Partners: Full-Time & Summer Internship

SPP is developing 50 acres in downtown Tampa as a connected urban multi-use project on the waterfront promoting a walkable, sustainable, healthy environment for tenants, residents and visitors. The project will be the world’s first WELL certified district, which will be comparable to a LEED certification, for wellness. SPP is a real estate development joint venture between Cascade Investment, LLC, and Jeff Vinik. They are looking for a Financial Analyst.

American Commercial Realty Corp.: Full-Time

Based in Palm Beach Gardens, this commercial real estate company, with a growing multi-state portfolio, is looking for a dynamic individual to join their property management team. Candidates must have prior shopping center property management experience, intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, & Word), and exceptional problem-solving, analytical, and multi-tasking skills. They must be able to effectively communicate, in writing and verbally and provide excellent customer service. Knowledge of Skyline and construction experience are a plus. The selected candidate will be accountable for maintaining the assigned portfolio and maximizing NOI and asset value, in accordance with the company’s goals. For more information about responsibilities and requirements, see attached!
Contacts: Email resume with salary requirements to mhumphreys (mhumphreys at )

BTI Partners: Full-Time

BTI Partners is one of Florida's leading real estate investors as active landowners, developers, and asset managers. They are looking for a Development Analyst/Coordinator who will provide research and analytical support associated with acquisitions, development projects and/or asset management of new development projects. The job will be located in Tampa, FL.
Contact: Mr. Beck Daniel (BDaniel at, Executive Vice President - Development.

Thanks to our 2017-2018 sponsors for your support of the Real Estate Society!

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Warrington College of Business
BRY 100
PO Box 117150
Gainesville, FL 32611-7150
Phone: 352.392.2397
Fax: 352.392.2086

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