Department of Real Estate

In The Media

February 2023 
Professor Yildiray Yildirim was interviewed by China Daily USA and shared an insight into the NYC office buildings: NYC looks to convert offices into apartments. 

February 2022 
Assistant Professor Sophia Gilbukh was a panelist in a discussion held by The Wall Street Journal about commissions for real estate agents: How Should Real-Estate Agents Be Paid? 

 November 2021 
Assistant Professor Sophia Gilbukh wrote an article in ProMarket, How to Make the Market for Real Estate Agents More Competitive. 

September 2021 
Assistant Professor Sophia Gilbukh was invited to a podcast,A real estate professor weighs in on the future of MLSs. 

August 2021 
Assistant Professor Sophia Gilbukh was interviewed for an article on HousingWire:The Problem with banning pocket listings. 

 July 2021 
Assistant Professor Sophia Gilbukh was interviewed with The Real Deal: Number of new agents soars past pre-pandemic levels. 

May 2021 
Professor Yildiray Yildirim was quoted in an article on rental-to-condo/co-op conversions in The Real Deal: Rental-to-condo conversions drop 80% after 2019 rent law: report.  

April 2021 
Assistant Professor Sophia Gilbukh was interviewed for the Indicator podcast on NPR:Too Many Real Estate Agents. 

April 2020 
Professor Yildiray Yildirim shared insightful thoughts about the future of real estate education and the advantages of online programs in a post-COVID-19 world in an article published by REFI US: “Real Estate Education Could Fundamentally Change in Post-Covid 19 World.”