Opening Wisconsin Commercial Real Estate - Broker, Owner Guidance and Resources
Commercial Real Estate has been deemed essential business in the State of Wisconsin and is able to operate safely while the Governor's Safer at Home order is in effect. Even after the order concludes, there will be great caution in reopening businesses. Read guidance from Building Owners, Brokers and NAR Read more
CARW Letter to Members About Opening Wisconsin Business Post-COVID-19
Dear CARW Members, We have received many inquiries regarding the extension of the Safer at Home order and how we are responding. We have spoken with business leaders and organizations as well as members of the legislature and Governor’s administration to discuss the status of the Order and what it means for our Industry. We applaud the measures to thoughtfully …Read more
Maximizing PPP Loan Forgiveness - livestream webinar 2:00 pm on April 30th | CLA
In this livestream, experts from CLA will be addressing updates surrounding PPP certification and the uncertainty around what you can do to track weekly and maximize forgiveness. 2:00 - 2:30 PM CST - REGISTER HERE Speakers: Jen Rohen, Principal, CLA Jack Rybicki, Managing Principal of Industry, CLA Rick Krueger, Principal, CLA Read more
Coronavirus: Pandemic Unemployment Assistance FAQs
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) signed into law on March 27, 2020, provides relief to families, small businesses, and individuals who are self-employed and independent contractors. A key provision in the law creates a temporary “Pandemic Unemployment Assistance” program that extends unemployment benefits to those not traditionally eligible, including self-employed individuals. Below is a summary …Read more
A Discussion with Senator Chris Kapenga - April 30th at 11:00 am
As our State contemplates a safe and strategic reopening of the economy, we will have a series of guests joining us to discuss. Please join us on Thursday, April 30th from 11:00 - 11:30 as we hear from State Senator Chris Kapenga who will discuss the Back to Business Plan. When: Thursday, April 30th at 11:00 am Where: Zoom Video Conference Read more
Webinar - Retail 2020 | Pre-Post Pandemic with Nick Egelanian - May 1 at 1:00 pm
Join us on Friday, May 1 at 1:00 CST as we take a deep dive into the most heavily impacted sector of commercial real estate during the COVID-19 Pandemic – retail. Nick Egelanian is a national expert on retail and the shopping center industry, Nick pioneered the segmentation of retail into Commodity & Specialty sub-groups as the author of the retail …Read more
Commercial Real Estate Perspectives Discussion Recap - We'll Get Through It
CARW met with leaders from the industry to discuss their perspectives on the industry given COVID-19. Kevin Armstrong with Founders 3 Commercial Services, Dan Rosenfeld with Mid-America Real Estate Wisconsin, LLC, and Jim Young with JLL Wisconsin shared insights on what they are seeing in the industry and with their clients while addressing the opportunities and any similarities to what …Read more
Free Center for REALTOR® Development Courses - CCIM Partnership
Invest time in your professional development - at no cost to you! CCIM Institute has partnered with the Center for REALTOR® Development to offer free on-demand courses for residential specialists considering a career in commercial real estate. The courses provide REALTORS® with critical analytical skills and a deeper foundational understanding of commercial practice, including the core concepts of financial modeling, …Read more
Broker Happy Hour with Pat Connaughton Sponsored by Innovative Signs - Cinco de Mayo
Join us for a Virtual Happy Hour like no other. From 4:00 - 4:15, we'll hear from a Mariachi Band. At 4:15, Pat Connaughton will talk about his real estate endeavors, the Bucks, and anything else you want to ask him. At 5:00, we'll break into rooms of 10 and 'catch up' with each other. Read more
MUCRE Flash Poll Results
In collaboration with the Marquette University Center for Real Estate and other industry partners, CARW participated in part 2 of a flash poll that occurred three weeks after the initial flash poll analyzing data from our Commercial Real Estate partners. The goal during this time of uncertainty was to share information, strategies and best practices to help define "What is …Read more
CARW Member Banks/Financial Institutions Accepting Round 2 PPP Applications
PPP applications (round 2) will open this morning (Monday, April 27) at 10:30 am. Understanding that many banks have backlogs from the first round of applications - we reached out to some of our members to see if they are accepting new applications. Here are a few that are. Let us know if we should update the post or add …Read more
Member News
Sponsor Highlight - Husch Blackwell
First and foremost during this challenging time, we are actively supporting our clients with resources, guidance, and potentially innovative approaches to weathering the storm. As credit becomes tighter, we are helping clients think outside the conventional financing box and explore alternative sources of financing that can bridge gaps and helping to get projects moving forward. At the same time, we …Read more
New Member Profile | Annikki Lehtinen
Join us in welcoming CARW’s new member, Annikki Lehtinen from Henricksen. See how she answered a few questions from us: Name: Annikki Lehtinen Title: Account Manager Email: [email protected] Phone: 608.282.5123 Q: What do you enjoy the most about commercial real estate? A: What I like most about commercial real estate is the profound impact that one person can have on …Read more

Upcoming Events

As we all continue to navigate the COVID-19 situation, in-person events are postponed for the near future. Please stay tuned as we continue to host webinars in the following weeks. We have developed a resource page with all COVID-19 related news, information and resources. HERE
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