Center News

It is with great sadness that the FSU Real Estate Center announces the passing of Mr. Jay Kislak, on Wednesday, October 3, 2018. Jay was a wonderful friend and benefactor of the Real Estate program in the College of Business at Florida State University.

Grateful for the many successes he has been able to achieve in the real estate industry since graduating in 1977, alumnus Kyle D. Riva is paying it forward for the next generation of real estate professionals.

Kyle and Justin Mowitz credit the College of Business for their significant success in the real estate industry. Both say they have benefited greatly from the relationships they’ve built over the years with the college and its alumni.

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About The Center

The FSU Real Estate Center is established to enhance the teaching, research, and service mission of the Real Estate Program at Florida State University.

  • The Center facilitates student learning experiences beyond the traditional classroom.
  • The Center secures resources to attract, support, and retain world-class faculty.
  • The Center strengthens the program’s relationships with its professional and academic constituencies.

Consistently ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report, BusinessWeek, and by other media and research publications, the real estate program at Florida State University includes majors or specializations in real estate at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels. Over 1,200 students enroll in real estate program courses each year.

The Center's operations are supported by its external programs, research activities, and by the generous assistance received from its Executive Board, alumni, friends, and event sponsors. The Center maintains a policy of political non-advocacy.