Bloomberg Gathers Real Estate Market Movers for Conference

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Featured Speakers Include Silverstein Properties CEO Larry A. Silverstein; Macklowe Properties Chairman Harry B. Macklowe; Related Chairman, CEO and Founder Stephen M. Ross; and Howard W. Lutnick, Chairman and CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners

New York -- Investing in real estate requires knowledge, connections and capital. With this in mind, Bloomberg LINK will convene the most experienced voices in commercial real estate to provide strategies and advice on how to survive the current economic downturn and navigate through 2012 at the Bloomberg Commercial Real Estate conference.

At the conference, to be held on Wednesday, November 9th at Apella in New York City, speakers will discuss the outlook for investment properties such as office buildings, hotels and multi-family housing, trends in real estate investment trusts and the future of the CMBS market. Top dealmakers and developers will also provide valuable insight about the New York Market and Larry A. Silverstein will give a personal update on the World Trade Center.

“While real estate investing in New York is on the upswing, the uncertain outlook for the national economy weighs on investors,” said Robert Bierman, head of Bloomberg LINK. “Only the Bloomberg Commercial Real Estate conference gathers the industry’s most important players to offer participants an inside perspective on investing in real estate right now.”

Key speakers include:

-Gary Barnett, President, Extell Development Company

-Sharif El-Gamal, Chairman and CEO, SoHo Properties

-Richard S. LeFrak, Chairman and CEO, LeFrak Organization

-Howard W. Lutnick, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. and BGC Partners, Inc.

-Harry B. Macklowe, Chairman, Macklowe Properties

-Anthony E. Malkin, President, Malkin Holdings LLC

-Andrew W. Mathias, President and Chief Investment Officer, SL Green Realty Corp

-Stephen M. Ross, Chairman, CEO and Founder, Related Companies

-William C. Rudin, CEO and Vice-Chairman, Rudin Management Company

-Ian Schrager, Chairman and CEO, Ian Schrager Company

-Larry A. Silverstein, President and CEO, Silverstein Properties, Inc.

-Donald J. Trump, Jr., Executive Vice President, The Trump Organization

-Steven C. Witkoff, Chairman and CEO, The Witkoff Group

The conference is being sponsored by Cantor Fitzgerald and Murray Hill Properties.

For more information on the program and speakers, please visit: http://www.bloomberglink.com/real-estate.

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