The Ohio State Center for Real Estate at Fisher College of Business is dedicated to fostering excellence in real estate education, applied and academic research, and outreach through community and university partnerships. The Center’s main goal is to serve as a link between our students, faculty, alumni, and the various parts of the real estate industry, creating a vibrant community touching all aspects of real estate.


  • 2017 Annual Real Estate Conference

    Smart Cities: Columbus and Beyond

    April 19, 2017
    4:00 - 8:30 p.m.
    The Blackwell Hotel

    The 2017 Real Estate Conference of the Ohio State Center for Real Estate took place on April 19, 2017 at the Blackwell Hotel. This invitation-only event is designed to bring together leaders from all domains of the real estate industry to engage in thought provoking conversations about the state and the future of the real estate industry. This year's topic was Smart Cities: Columbus and Beyond.

    If you would like additional information about the conference, please visit the conference website or contact Jana Hrdinova at

  • June 29 Breakfast Panel

    June 29 - Breakfast Panel: Repurposing Retail: Risks and Opportunities

    The retail environment has undergone tremendous changes over the last decade. The decline of enclosed regional malls presents unprecedented challenges and opportunities to both businesses and municipalities. Our panel will discuss how are businesses and cities adapting to this changing environment and what challenges still lie ahead.

    • Carrie Barclay, Asset Strategies Group, President
    • Michael Coleman, former Mayor of City of Columbus
    • Renee Csuhran, Executive Managing Director CRE & Community Development Lending
      Huntington Bank
    • John Meder, Head of Risk Advisory Practice, Wells Fargo Insurance
    • Amy Taylor, COO, Columbus Downtown Development Corporation

    When: June 29, 7:30-9:00 a.m.
    Where: Mason Hall Rotunda

    Registration site

  • The Paul M. Weinstock Memorial Scholarship

    Paul WeinstockIt was with a sad heart that we learned of the unexpected passing of our dear friend and colleague, Paul Weinstock. Paul was a fixture at Fisher for the past 19 years, teaching many courses in the fields of finance and real estate. For those interested in honoring Paul, you can contribute to a scholarship fund established in his memory that will provide support to undergraduate students with passion for real estate.


Contact us

606 Fisher Hall
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

For more information about the Center for Real Estate, please contact Jana Hrdinova: