About Us

CREW NJ (Commercial Real Estate Women, Inc. New Jersey) is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1982 that promotes communication and interaction between experienced commercial real estate professionals in New Jersey.

With a robust membership, CREW NJ is the leading New Jersey organization for professional women involved in all aspects of commercial and industrial real estate.

Our members come from diverse fields and backgrounds, which provides CREW NJ with a remarkable depth and breadth of industry talent - accountants, architects, appraisers, asset/property managers, attorneys, consultants, developers, engineers, lenders, leasing and sales brokers, mortgage bankers/brokers, marketing specialists, market and investment analysts, corporate real estate representatives, and title/escrow officers.

CREW NJ is a member organization of CREW Network, the premier business networking organization dedicated to transforming the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. Member organizations and networks comprise over 10,000 members who represent every discipline within the industry and are located in 74 major global markets.

Since 1982, CREW NJ has connected commercial real estate professionals in the New Jersey area, working together to:

  • Encourage and promote business and professional opportunities for women in the commercial real estate industry
  • Provide a communication network among women in the field of commercial real estate
  • Support professional development and expertise of our members through educational opportunities, which directly affect your day-to-day work and promote real change
  • Encourage the recognition of professional women in the field of commercial real estate
  • Promote the highest professional standards among our members

Our mission

CREW Network exists to transform the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally.

Our history

CREW Network was founded in 1989 to bring together women involved in the many aspects of commercial real estate to exchange information, develop business contacts and help each other succeed professionally. Today, CREW Network is the premier business networking organization dedicated to transforming the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. We provide support to our 10,000+ members worldwide through business development, leadership development, industry research and career outreach.

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Our Initiatives

Business Development

Facilitating business networking and deal making among our multi-disciplinary membership is the cornerstone of our organization. We deliver impactful networking opportunities including three Leadership Summits and the CREW Network Convention and Marketplace annually. Members also have exclusive access to our CREWbiz technology platform, which serves as a membership directory, resource and referral center, personal marketing tool and app.

Industry Research

CREW Network is the world’s leading researcher on women in commercial real estate. Our industry research produces white papers annually and a benchmark study every five years, delivering data and action items to advance women in commercial real estate and positively impact the industry.

Leadership Development

Building effective leaders is key to advancing the commercial real estate industry. We dedicate significant resources to providing our members with high-level leadership development training and opportunities to serve on global boards and committees to develop and hone applicable leadership skills.

Career Outreach

CREW Network and our Foundation are committed to bringing more women into commercial real estate by creating programs that educate women and girls about the career opportunities available to them, supporting college-level commercial real estate education through scholarships, and providing mentorships to those new to the industry.

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