Thursday, October 17, 2013

5:30 PM | Westin Copley Place

The Real Estate Finance Association would like to thank our sponsors and the 550+ in attendance who joined us for the 25th Annual REFA Gala. Thanks to your support, the evening was a great success as we celebrated a milestone year, in addition to honoring Mayor Menino with the Robert S. Swain Jr. Distinguished Service Award.

25th Annual REFA Gala Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors
US Bank
Suffolk Construction Company

Past Honoree Sponsor
New England Development
Dinner Wine Sponsor
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
Past President Sponsor
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Flower Sponsor
Goulston & Storrs
Banner Sponsor
Robinson & Cole LLP
Gift Sponsor
Walker & Dunlop
Coat Check Sponsor
Hinckley Allen
Multi-Media Sponsor
Sherin & Lodgen LLP
Coffee Sponsor
People's United Bank
Program Sponsor
Colliers International
Dessert Sponsor
Riemer & Braunstein LLP
Underwriter Sponsors
AEW Capital Management, LP | Bingham McCutchen LLP
Boston University Center for Professional Education | Braver PC
Capital One Bank | Colony Realty Partners LLC | The Davis Companies
DLA Piper LLP (US) | Eastern Bank
Fantini & Gorga / Eastern Mortgage Capital | Geraghty Associates Inc.
Greenberg Traurig LLP | Holland & Knight LLP
John M. Corcoran & Company | JP Morgan Chase
Mintz Levin / ML Strategies | Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP | Prudential Mortgage Capital Company
Rackemann Sawyer & Brewster | RBS Citizens, N.A.
Stewart Title Guaranty Company | Sullivan & Worcester LLP | TD Bank
Wells Fargo Bank | WilmerHale LLP | WinnCompanies
Patron Sponsors
A.W. Perry, Inc. | Brookline Bank | Chestnut Hill Realty
DiCicco Gulman & Company LLP | The Drew Company | First Niagara Bank
GID Investment Advisers LLC | John Hancock Real Estate Group
Saul Ewing LLP | The Schochet Companies | TA Associates Realty
Friend Sponsors
Boston Properties | Butterworth & Company LLC
Connolly and Partners, LLC | The Druker Company, ltd.
The Fallon Company LLC | Fidelity Research & Management Company
McCall & Almy, Inc. | New Boston Fund/CRP Development
Synergy Investments | Trilogy Law LLC | WS Development
Special Thank You
The Harvard-Radcliffe Veritones - Opening song and National Anthem
Stapleton Floral Design - Flower donation
Good Life Productions - Video production


  • BOMA
    Building Owners
    & Managers Association
  • CBA
    Commercial Brokers Association
  • GBAR
    Greater Boston
    Association of REALTORS®
  • REFA
    Real Estate Finance Association
  • RHA
    Rental Housing Association