We support access to knowledge by removing financial barriers to IREM® education. Our scholarships provide support to real estate managers who are committed to serving their communities and learning from the best.

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Research and discovery equips real estate management professionals to embrace tomorrow’s opportunities. Through the J.T. Aveni Center for Research, and Elaina’s Sustainability Fund, the IREM Foundation funds impactful studies that lead to management that makes a difference.

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Buildings are different. Communities are different. We know that by inviting people that think differently and come from different backgrounds to the table, our buildings and communities can be even better. The Foundation supports programs that advance diversity, equity, and inclusion within IREM and within the profession.

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Real estate is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions. Through Elaina’s Sustainability Fund, we’re supporting those with a vision to improve the environmental footprint of commercial real estate. Over the next 10 years, the IREM Foundation aims to increase participation in sustainability education and the adoption of green initiatives in commercial real estate.

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You are essential.

Real estate managers make a difference in their communities every day. During the pandemic, real estate managers stepped up and kept their building running, tenants safe, and demonstrated just how essential the profession is.

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