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Commercial Kickstarter: Ignite Your Commercial Real Estate Career

  • Thursday, August 8 | 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Dive into the dynamic world of commercial real estate! This event is your passport to understanding the intricacies of commercial properties and transactions. Whether you’re a budding real estate enthusiast or looking to expand your expertise from residential properties, this event will equip you with the essential knowledge and connections to thrive in the commercial sector.


  • Market Mastery: Learn the foundational principles of commercial real estate, including market analysis, property evaluation and transaction intricacies. You’ll walk away with a clear understanding of what it takes to succeed in this field.
  • Career-Changing Relationships: Connect with seasoned industry experts, fostering relationships that can propel your career forward. This event is structured to maximize networking opportunities, ensuring you leave with valuable contacts.
  • Expert Insights: Gain practical advice on navigating the complexities of capital markets, industrial properties and tenant representation. Get real-world experiences and strategies to help your business hit the ground running.
  • Networking with Experts: Top-notch commercial professionals will be available as resources at the networking hour afterward. Following the panel, visit the exhibitor tables to add to your commercial real estate connections!

Join us for an evening of discovery, learning and networking that promises to be a turning point in your commercial real estate journey. Bring your business cards for a networking hour after our expert panel. Don’t miss this opportunity to jumpstart your career and make meaningful industry connections!


430 North Michigan Avenue, #800, Member Lounge & Classrooms
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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Parking is available at 50 East Ohio Street for $14 for up to 12 hours with validation. We also recommend using a parking app like SpotHero.


Thursday, August 8 | 3:00 pm 6:00 pm

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Pre-registration will close at 2:00 PM on August 8th.

Make meaningful industry connections!

Make meaningful industry connections!

Whether you’re a budding real estate enthusiast or looking to expand your expertise from residential properties, this event will equip you with the essential knowledge and connections to thrive in the commercial sector.

Thank you to our event Partner!

Event Host

Moses Hall

Owner, MoHall Commercial & Urban Development


Kimberly B. Morris: Director of Real Estate and Community Development with Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives, Kimberly is a leader in urban development and community-based projects. Her perspective on sustainable and impactful real estate development will inspire and educate.

Kevin Rocio: Kevin brings a wealth of knowledge in commercial transactions and client representation. His expertise in navigating complex deals will provide you with practical strategies for success.

Devin Rowland: As President and Managing Broker, CCIM, MSRE, he has extensive experience in commercial real estate and property management. Devin’s insights into market trends and property management will be invaluable.

Kimberly Morris

Director of Real Estate and Community Development, Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives

Kevin Rocio

Partner, ROC Advisory Group, @properties | Christie’s International Real Estate

Devin Rowland

President, KMA Property Management Services

Myra Nimchaiyong

Director of Commercial Sales, CENTURY 21 SGR


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We can't wait to see you!

We can’t wait to see you!


Space is limited. Please click here for more information on CAR’s event attendance and cancellation policy.

By registering to participate in this event, you hereby acknowledge and consent that The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (and their assignees) may take photographs and/or video of you during the event and may use those photographs and recordings for the Association’s purposes, including but not limited to news, publicity and fundraising purposes, without further compensation to you. All such photos and videos are the sole property of the Association.

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