About The Real Estate Council

The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth is a unified voice for the commercial real estate profession, influencing action and supporting change to accomplish long-term job growth and enhance the quality of life.

REC of GFW is made up of more than 500 members from 372 different companies who touch all facets of commercial real estate development. Besides conducting events and programs benefiting our members,

REC of GFW addresses policy issues that affect development.

The Real Estate Council believes that strong economic development is at the heart of growing Fort Worth, Arlington and Tarrant County.  

 

Members work closely with civic, business and public service leaders to strengthen the promotion of Tarrant County to companies, organizations and others whose presence increases the prosperity of our community.

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We put on GREAT programs and events that educate our members and help then connect with one another.

 

The Tarrant County Commercial Real Estate Forecast is an exceptional event not to be missed by anyone interested in commercial real estate development.

We mentor and grow young leaders.

We focus on economic development and work with the City of Fort Worth, the City of Arlington and Tarrant County to create development that fosters growth for all our citizens. Our Bi-annual Voter Survey helps guide the projects and programs we put forward as well as structures much of the work of the Public Affairs Committee.

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Addressing issues of equity within real estate development while strengthening our workforce is the main focus of our community affairs program.

We put our money behind projects and organizations that make Fort worth a better place to live and work:

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Carlo Andreani

Pacheco Koch Consulting Engineers

Scot Bennett

The Beck Group

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Dan Buhman

TRWD

Travis Clegg

Peloton Land Solutions Inc.

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Mark Dabney

BOKA Powell

Stephen Gebren

Gebren Consulting Services

Ginger Johnson

Prosperity Bank

Meggie Lowry

Hillwood Development Company

G.K. Maenius

Tarrant County

Andre McEwing

Tarrant County College District

Brian Newby

Cantey Hanger LLP

Johnathan Russell

Dunaway Associates, L.P.

Kerby Smith

KRS Realty Advisors

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Robert Sturns

City of Fort Worth 

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Jeff Williams

Graham Associates, Inc.

Kenneth Barr

Barr Consulting Group

Dana Burghdoff

City of Fort Worth

David Campbell

Huitt Zollars Inc

David Cooke

City of Fort Worth

Tom Galbreath

Dunaway Associates, L.P.

Joel Heydenburk

Jackson Walker L.L.P.

Nanci Johnson-Plump

NJP Commercial Real Estate, LLC

Monica Luera

Trademark Property Company

Drew Martin

DM2, LLC

Matt Montague

JLL Brokerage

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Jeff Postell

Post L Construction

Danny Scarth

Riverwood Management

Chris Strayer

Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce

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Casey Tounget

Transwestern

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Trey Yelverton

City of Arlington

Kendall Adair

Harris, Finley & Bogle, P.C.

Todd Burnette

JLL Brokerage

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Larry Chilton

Frost Bank

Jack Clark

Red Oak Realty

Jeff Davis

Republic Title

Sloan Harris

VLK Architects

James Hill

The Real Estate Council

Drew Kile

Institutional Property Advisors

Ben Loughry

Overwatch Fund

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Jessica Miller Essl

M2G Ventures

Martin Noto

Inwood National Bank

Nina Petty

Texas A&M University School of Law

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Keri Redford

CBRE

Mike Berry

Hillwood Development Company

Jesus Chapa

City of Fort Worth

Linda Christie

Tarrant Regional Water District

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John Cornelsen

Evolving Texas

JD Granger

Tarrant Regional Water District

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Dak Hatfield

Hatfield Advisors

Rick Jenkins

Encore Bank

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Russell Laughlin

Hillwood Development Company

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Sandra McGlothlin

Empire Roofing

Paxton Motheral

Cassco Development Co. Inc.

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David Pettit

David Pettit Economic Development, LLC

Brian Randolph

Mercantile Partners, L.P.

Pollard Rogers

Cantey Hanger LLP

Karen Vermaire Fox

Executive Director

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Kelle Moulton

Director of Membership and PR

T 817.713.1031

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Margaret Pussiant

Public Relations

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Chris Gavras

Public Affairs Advisor

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Haley Frieler

Director of Events and Young Leaders

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REC Founding/Sustaining 

Member Companies