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About Janet Palmisano

Janet Palmisano is a member of the Recruiting and Admissions team at the George Mason University School of Business.

Meet MS in Real Estate Development Student Charlie Westbrook

April 20, 2015

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Charlie Westbrook is unique among Mason MS in Real Estate Development (MRED) students. He earns a living protecting land from development. If you have had a class with Charlie, you probably know him from his extensive expertise in environmental issues. While many students have an interest in sustainability, he has been helping large landowners design […]

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Masters Degree in Real Estate Development – 5 Factors to Consider

April 20, 2015

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There are many fields in which you can work in the real estate development industry –from property management and construction to real estate law and finance and so much more. But breaking into real estate development or advancing your real estate development career to a leadership position can be challenging without a masters degree in […]

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Does Good Design Create Real Estate Value?

March 6, 2015

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That’s the question that Toby Bozzuto, President, The Bozzuto Group, answered recently for MS in Real Estate Development students and the National Capital Region real estate community as part of a “Best Practices” series sponsored by the Mason Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship. And what was his conclusion? As you might guess if you’ve ever […]

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Alum’s App Changing the Way Real Estate Gets Done

March 2, 2015

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As a Grimm + Parker architect working on Mason’s Fairfax campus in 2011, John Zemlan (Class of 2013) was just beginning to acknowledge his latent but increasingly compelling entrepreneurial spirit. “I was working right on campus, so I thought I would start on a real estate master’s degree and see what happened,” he recalls. What […]

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