AREF is not solely for senior staff of our member firms - we are committed to investing in our future! We have over 400 future generation members in our FutureGen Network.

The AREF FutureGen Committee was set-up in 2018 to raise awareness and engagement with the next generation of real estate professionals in our member firms.  The Committee create events capturing topics of interest for the future generation* in Real Estate.

*Future generation = staff in the first 10 years of their career / not in a senior management position

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13 Oct 2021

Thoughts from The FutureGen Committee : 18 months on from the start of the pandemic

It has now been 18 months since the UK entered its first “lockdown”, confining most of us to our homes and changing our ways of working drastically. Click to read more from this article from the FutureGen Committee.

FutureGen Educational Series of events

The AREF FutureGen Educational Series

The FutureGen Educational Series, includes three series of events (nine events in total), organised by the FutureGen Committee and filmed over the last three years.  The first series covered the Fund Life Cycle, the second covered the Bricks & Mortar of Real Estate and finally, the third year covered the Investor's Perspective.

The films are available to anyone from our Member firms to watch (you may have to log-in or request a password (link) to view.

FutureGen Educational Series of events:

The Bricks and Mortar of Real Estate - 2020

In this virtual series, the committee aimed to provid a comprehensive understanding of fund and portfolio management, what dictates strategy and an overview of the investment process. They were joined by a great selection of speakers.

To view recordings of the events, along with other information please click here.

The Fund Life Cycle Series - 2019

In 2019 the FutureGen Network launched this ‘back to basics’ series aimed at providing an overview of a fund, from formation to liquidation.

Over three sessions, speakers covered: current structures available; regulation; product development; tax implications; and the launching & deployment of a new fund.

To view recordings of the events, along with other information please click here.

The Bricks and Mortar of Real Estate - 2020

In this virtual series, the committee aimed to provid a comprehensive understanding of fund and portfolio management, what dictates strategy and an overview of the investment process. They were joined by a great selection of speakers.

To view recordings of the events, along with other information please click here.

The Fund Life Cycle Series - 2019

In 2019 the FutureGen Network launched this ‘back to basics’ series aimed at providing an overview of a fund, from formation to liquidation.

Over three sessions, speakers covered: current structures available; regulation; product development; tax implications; and the launching & deployment of a new fund.

To view recordings of the events, along with other information please click here.


 

Related pages:

FutureGen Committee

Upcoming Events open to FutureGen Members

FutureGen Past Events

FutureGen Committee

 

17 Dec 2019

Increasing FutureGen Engagement in Committees

Building on the excellent progress already being made through the FutureGen Committee...