Woodbridge Hilton

On Thursday, May 11, 2006, professionals from three eminent firms servicing the commercial real estate industry presented a two hour seminar, “Residential, Commercial and Mixed Use Developments: Opportunities in Today’s Real Estate Market,” at the Woodbridge Hilton. Hosting and presenting the program were Mitchell H. Frumkin, PE, RS, President of Kipcon Inc., ,Edward I. Guttenplan, CPA, MBA, Co-founder and Managing Shareholder, Wilkin and Guttenplan, PC, and Christine F. Li, Esq., Partner, Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP.

The speakers evaluated the various aspects of the conversion process, beginning with the due diligence considerations in acquiring the property and culminating in the operation and administration of the property after conversion, including the special needs of the residents of converted properties. Means of minimizing potential problems and risk throughout the process were emphasized. Attendees were given insight into not only the conversion of properties occupied by residential tenants, but also the rehabilitation and renovation of properties formerly used for commercial and industrial purposes, and the properties being adapted for mixed-use.

The presenters discussed in detail:

Frumkin, Guttenplan and Li are leaders in the field of condominium conversion, community associations and commercial real estate. They are available for expert commentary, background and information. Their credentials and contact information follow below:

Christine F. Li, Esq., Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP, cli@greenbaumlaw.com, 732.549.5600

Mitchell H. Frumkin, P.E., R.S., Kipcon Inc., mfrumkin@kipcon.com, 732-220-0200

Edward I. Guttenplan, CPA, MBA, Wilkin and Guttenplan PC, eguttenplan@wgcpas.com, 732-846-3000