October 10, 2018

Conrad New York, WTC/Brookfield Place

Where NYC's property management teams go to learn

The only all-day conference for real estate management teams was back and bigger than ever in 2018.

RealFocus is designed to help you and your colleagues face the complex challenges of property management head-on. The SiteCompli team was thrilled to host over 500 industry leaders at this year’s event – here’s just some of the things they got to experience:

Learn

Engage and interact with NYC agency representatives and compliance experts to get the latest updates for your buildings.

Ideate

Network with fellow colleagues and industry leaders – talk shop over coffee and cocktails.

Innovate

Discover new products and technology to make your business more efficient and your lives less chaotic.

2018 Recap

Thanks for making RealFocus 2018 amazing!

RealFocus 2018 was held on October 10th at the Conrad New York. Hundreds of real estate management and compliance professionals attended sessions led by industry experts and NYC agency representatives during our all-day educational event.

Of course, you can’t have a SiteCompli event without a healthy dose of fun. But don’t take our word for it — check out this year’s RealFocus Recap video to see how the top management firms in NYC stay ahead of the compliance curve.

2018 Speakers

Here’s just a few of the speakers from RealFocus 2018:

Kristen Hariton
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Kristen Hariton

SiteCompli

Scott Lenzi
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Scott Lenzi

OCS Chemical Engineering

Louis Cendagorta
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Louis Cendagorta

FDNY

Housing Preservation & Development (HPD)
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Housing Preservation & Development (HPD)

HPD

Adrian Hester
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Adrian Hester

The Durst Organization

Margaret Dwyer
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Margaret Dwyer

SiteCompli

Stacey Kwiatkoski
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Stacey Kwiatkoski

MD Squared Property Group

Victoria Benson
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Victoria Benson

Adams & Company

Sara Jacobi
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Sara Jacobi

Adams & Company

Cindy Boyea
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Cindy Boyea

Paramount Group, Inc.

Jaclyn DiRenzo
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Jaclyn DiRenzo

Milrose Consultants

Joseph Caracappa
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Joseph Caracappa

Sierra Consulting Group, Inc

Jo Ann Caracappa
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Jo Ann Caracappa

Sierra Consulting Group, Inc.

Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
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Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

DOHMH

Registration and Breakfast

Come hungry - we'll make sure you're ready to take on the day's activities.

60min

Main Hall

All Attendees

Welcome and Intro to RealFocus

Join SiteCompli Co-CEOs Jason Griffith and Ross Goldenberg as they kick off this year's event.

15min

Compliance Hall

All Attendees

Property Manager of the Future: SiteCompli Product Updates

Join leaders from SiteCompli's product team as they review the latest updates in property management tech.

45min

Compliance Hall

All Attendees

Building a Winning Compliance Team

Join us for this rapid-fire roundtable as compliance team leaders and corporate culture experts discuss the best ways to build an amazing compliance team, from culture to structure.

35min

Compliance Hall

All Attendees

Optimizing Real Estate Operations

Using best practices and new technology, learn how to make sure everyone from your tenants (commercial and residential) to your staffers are happy and taken care of.

35min

Automation Hall

All Attendees

DOHMH & Cooling Towers

Join representatives from the DOHMH to review the latest news on cooling towers, and how you can stay compliant.

30min

Compliance Hall

Navigating the Fire Code

Get answers to your biggest fire safety questions directly from the experts - join Chief Louis Cendagorta from the FDNY as he answers your biggest sprinkler & equipment questions.

45min

Gallery Ballroom

All Attendees

Lunch

Enjoy a delicious lunch break and network with fellow event guests and session experts. Kosher meals will be provided upon request - please let us know when you reserve your spot!

60min

Main Hall

All Attendees

Residential Management in NYC – Challenges and Best Practices

Find out how some of NYC's most prominent residential management teams handle multifamily properties in the biggest and most challenging city in the world.

45min

Compliance Hall

Residential Owners and Managers

Commercially Speaking: Biggest Impacts on Commercial Real Estate

Learn about the biggest changes impacting commercial real estate in 2018 and beyond

45min

Automation Hall

Commercial Owners and Managers, Retailers

HPD: Division of Asset and Property Management

Join HPD's Division of Asset and Property Management as they discuss current programs and initiatives for affordable & restricted units (subsidies, inclusionary housing, 421-A exemptions, and more).

45min

Compliance Hall

Elevator Code Updates – What You Need To Know

Join Sierra Consulting Group to review upcoming elevator requirements and recent changes, including elevator door lock monitoring and more.

45min

Automation Hall

All Attendees

Coffee Break

Take a coffee and snack break before we head into the day's final sessions.

20min

Main Hall

HPD’s Division of Code Enforcement

In this 30-minute session, HPD's Office of Enforcement and Neighborhood Services will update property owners on new legislation and pertinent information on enforcement programs. Attendees will be provided with information on available materials and resources that support compliance with the New York City Housing Maintenance Code and New York State's Multiple Dwelling Law.

30min

Compliance Hall

Housing Preservation & Development (HPD)

Established in 1978, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) is the largest municipal housing preservation and development agency in the nation. The agency’s mission is to promote the quality and affordability of the city’s housing and the strength and diversity of its many neighborhoods. HPD strives to achieve this mission […]

Checkmark Awards Ceremony

It's our second annual celebration honoring the very best in the business. Join us as we recognize this year's standout teams in property management!

15min

Compliance Hall

Closing Keynote: Local Law 196 Updates from the DOB

Local Law 196 of 2017 impacts any buildings undergoing construction. The DOB is on hand to help you understand how this rule will affect your properties, and how you can stay compliant.

30min

Compliance Hall

All Attendees

Closing Remarks and Cocktail Hour

Don't miss out on one of our favorite RealFocus traditions - network while enjoying snacks and drinks, trade in your Scavenger Hunt points for great prizes, and snap a picture in the RealFocus photobooth!

60min

Main Hall

All Attendees

VENUE

Meet us at the Conrad New York,
at the corner of Brookfield Place & the WTC Hub

Conrad New York

102 North End Avenue
New York, NY 10282
1-212-945-0100
http://www.conradnewyork.com/

MORE INFORMATION

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SPEAKERS

500

ATTENDEES

215

ORGANIZATIONS

800

CUPS OF COFFEE

REGISTER

Register early and lock in the best discount.

EARLY BIRD

$119

Only available through June 30

Lowest-priced individual ticket

Full RealFocus access

REALFOCUS TICKET

$179

Standard pricing, on sale through October 9th

Full RealFocus access

GROUP

$139

Available for groups of 5 or more (within one transaction)

Group sales end October 5th, 2018

CHECKMARK AWARD WINNERS & NOMINEES

Congratulations to this year’s nominees and winners!

  • A&E Management
  • AKAM Associates
  • Brown Harris Stevens [WINNER] 
  • Charles H. Greenthal Management Corp.
  • Douglas Elliman Property Management
  • FirstService Residential
  • JASA Housing Management
  • REM Residential
  • Boston Properties
  • Brookfield Properties
  • L & L Holding Company
  • Paramount Group
  • Rudin Management
  • RXR Realty
  • SL Green [WINNER] 
  • The Andrews Organization
  • Hunter College
  • Olshan Properties
  • Queensview, Inc.
  • Related Management Company [WINNER] 
  • Sierra Consulting Group
  • Silverstein Properties
  • Mike Bosso, Brookfield Properties
  • Matt Engel, Langsam Property Services
  • Christine Monahan, Original Energy
  • David Lipson, Century Management
  • Cindy Boyea, Paramount Group [WINNER] 
  • Michael Aisner, RXR Realty
  • Shpresa Elezi, REM Residential
  • Rick Elezi, REM Residential
  • Chara McCabe, Charles H. Greenthal Management Corp.
  • Marco Pinzon, Urban American [WINNER] 
  • Juan Pichardo, Olshan Properties
  • Steve DeStefano, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
  • Celeste Vasquez, Cornell Pace, Inc.
  • Elijah Sauer, Century Management
  • Kelsey Reid, NYU
  • Adam Batista, Rose Associates
  • Maria Guzman, REM Residential
  • Adam Densky, Jonis Realty
  • Latasha Charles, Buchbinder & Warren [WINNER] 
  • Adams & Company, LLC [WINNER] 

Don't take our word for it...

MacKenzie Forsberg | Principal | Genesis Realty Group, LLC

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FAQS

Reach out to our RealFocus event team at mktg@sitecompli.com or fill out the contact us form on this page.

Sure thing – we understand that plans change and you may have to send another member of your team. Please e-mail mktg@sitecompli.com with the new guest’s first name, last name, and e-mail address, and we’ll adjust our guest list.

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Due to the nature of our event, refunds are not available after September 10th, 2018. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions here.

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