Steve Kassin Discusses Real Estate Opportunities at NYU “Stern Talks”

Nov 15th, 2016

NEW YORK, NY (November 15, 2016) – Infinity Real Estate’s founder and managing partner Steve Kassin was featured at the NYU Stern Talks series held on Friday, November 11 at Tisch Hall. The program also featured Assistant Dean Ashish Bhatia of NYU Stern, Lee Ballin of Bloomberg LP and Tensie Whelan, Director of the NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business, who spoke on their experiences in political economy, financial media & analytics and sustainability, respectively.

Kassin spoke to over 600 hundred undergraduate students about his decade-long career as a real estate developer and investor, describing the potential paths to land opportunities and build a career in the industry. Commenting on the ups and downs of the markets as well as the iconic nature, rarity, demand for and permanence of real estate, he stressed that those seeking to be in the business should be creative, enjoy problem solving and working closely with other people, and have a very strong stomach.

Stern Talks is a series of twenty-minute-long “TED-Style” talks presented by leading industry professionals and entrepreneurs about their notable career experiences and lessons learned, to provide inspiration and guidance to future business leaders currently attending the NYU Stern School of Business. Steve is an NYU Stern alumnus, an advisory board member of NYU Stern’s Center for Real Estate Finance & Research and a guest lecturer in both the undergraduate and graduate programs.


Click on the following link to view the complete video of Kassin’s Stern Talk:
Kassin’s 2016 Stern Talk – Complete

About Infinity Real Estate

Infinity Real Estate is a privately-owned developer, owner, and manager of high quality real estate in primary U.S. markets. Infinity Real Estate is a business unit of Infinity Group, officially formed in 2005, and is headquartered in New York City. The Company’s portfolio includes over 50 individual properties representing over 2.5 million square feet of commercial space and over 1,000 urban multi-family rental apartments. Through its affiliates and portfolio companies, Infinity has managed in excess of 115 properties representing over 20 million square feet. The Company’s principals have led or have directly transacted in over $4.5 billion of real estate related investments spanning the acquisition or development of individual properties and portfolios, as well as several private corporate deals.


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