Pursuing diversity and inclusion within the commercial real estate, land use and development industries, while empowering emerging real estate professionals.



The Council of Urban Real Estate was formed for the purpose of advancing Minority Professionals and businesses in the real estate industry, advancing real estate development in the urban communities and developing the awareness of minorities of real estate related subject matters in the metropolitan New York City area. In furtherance of these charitable and educational purposes, the corporation shall:


a.       Plan and implement programs for the dissemination of information on real estate and community development related subject matters to the minority community at large;

b.      Provide technical assistance to community organizations and other entities and individuals in the development of diverse communities;

c.       Encourage and assist minority youth in secondary schools and institutions of higher education in the pursuit of real estate related professionals, businesses and education;

d.      Encourage the development of economically viable minority real estate related businesses;

e.        Establish and maintain an effective information and communication network pertaining to community development which services the urban community.