AAREP 2019 Holiday Party


Join us on Thursday, December 19th to celebrate your success in 2019 and mingle with like-minded individuals to get a jump on 2020. Enjoy a limited open bar and buffet from 6:00-9:00pm at The Park at Fourteenth.

We can’t wait to see you there!


16th Annual AAREP Awards

– Trends & Challenges – Facing the DC Real Estate Market in 2019

Holland & Knight, Miles & Stockbridge, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr and Ballard Spahr invite you to our panel presentation discussing the latest trends and challenges facing the Washington, D.C., real estate market.

Topics Include:
· trends in traditional financing and affordable housing financing
· big-box retailers and mixed-use projects
· updates on the District’s Comprehensive Plan Amendment and Zoning Regulations
· specific issues in construction litigation
· Opportunity Zones and New Markets Tax Credit
· programs provided by the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA)

We hope you join us for this highly informative session, which will be followed by an opportunity to network with other real estate professionals. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

6:30 – 6:45 p.m. | Check-In
6:45 – 7:30 p.m. | Panel Discussion
7:30 – 8:00 p.m. | Networking

Kyrus Freeman | Partner, Holland & Knight

Anitra Androh | Principal, Miles & Stockbridge
Leila Batties | Partner, Holland & Knight
Michelle Lipkowitz | Partner, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr
Maia Shanklin Roberts | Associate, Ballard Spahr

Thursday, March 14, 2019
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Holland & Knight
800 17th Street N.W.
Suite 1100
Washington, D.C. 20006

Space is limited. Please RSVP by March 8 to Erin Harrington.

AAREP Awards Gala


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: R. Donahue Peebles


R. Donahue Peebles
Recognized as one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the nation, R. Donahue Peebles is Founder, Chairman and CEO of The Peebles Corporation, one of the country’s few national privately held real estate investment and development companies with a multi-billion dollar portfolio of projects in New York, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Miami Beach, Los Angeles, and Charlotte.

In addition to his role as CEO of The Peebles Corporation, Mr. Peebles is a top-selling author (The Peebles Principles and The Peebles Path to Real Estate Wealth), a regular guest on CNN, CNBC and FOX, and a highly sought-after speaker who has addressed educational, business and professional audiences across the United States.

Mr. Peebles is an avid supporter of mentoring to expose youth to the value of entrepreneurship, as well as an active political supporter and fundraiser for local, state and federal campaigns of both major parties. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of YMCA of Greater New York as well as Miami-Dade County Mayor Gimenez’s Business Roundtable. He is also a USC Ambassador. He has served on the National Finance Committee of former President Barack Obama, and is the former Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation as well as the Board of Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau.


Congressional Black Caucus Rooftop Reception

AAREP & CBRE invite you to join us for an evening of cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres. Network and mingle with real estate industry leaders and influential stakeholders that are reshaping communities. 


$25 for AAREP Members, $35 for Non-Members

Early Registration Recommended 

AAREP Presents – Congressional Black Caucus Rooftop Reception

AAREP & CBRE invite you to join us for an evening of cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres. Network and mingle with real estate industry leaders and influential stakeholders that are reshaping communities.