Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF) Careers

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For more information contact us at or (202) 557-2863.

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Attracting more - and more diverse - students to jobs and careers in commercial real estate finance, CREF Careers connects students at leading colleges and universities with participating firms, raising awareness about opportunities in the growing $3.5 trillion industry. To learn more and to become a sponsoring firm, please contact us.

Students please register here

The commercial real estate finance industry is looking for talented people like you - and has internships, training programs and more - all designed to help you grow. Get the details at a special CREF Careers Forum for area undergraduate (and graduate) students, hosted by the Mortgage Bankers Association, and sponsored by leading commercial real estate finance firms.

The events includes:
• Industry leaders discussing the $3.5 trillion industry
• Your future colleagues sharing their experiences in their jobs and careers
• Industry recruiters providing information (and tips) on internships, job and career opportunities
• A job fair/reception for networking with industry representatives  

For more information, contact or call (202) 557-2863. 

Past & Upcoming Events

September 17, 2019
Atlanta, GA (Georgia State University)

September 19, 2019 
Washington, DC (Georgetown University)

September 25, 2019
Dallas, TX (SMU)

September 26-27, 2019
Houston, TX (National Black MBA)

October 7, 2019 
Cambridge, MA (Harvard University)

October 17, 2019 
Los Angeles, CA (UCLA)

October 30 - November 1, 2019
Orlando, FL (Prospanica)

Virtual Career Fair
Coming 2020!

Come back soon to see our 2020 lineup.


Find out about internship, job and career opportunities from our sponsors.

Berkadia View Opportunities

CBRE View Opportunities

Greystone View Opportunities

JLL Capital Markets View Opportunities

KeyBank Real Estate Capital View Opportunities

M&T Realty Capital Corporation View Opportunities

Newmark Knight Frank Capital  View Opportunities

NorthMarq View Opportunities
PGIM Real Estate Finance View Opportunities

Walker & Dunlop View Opportunities

Videos from Previous CREF Careers Forums


We thank the following companies for sponsoring the CREF Careers Forums: