Real Estate Services and Team
Among the services and administrative functions performed by the Real Estate department are the following:
  • Provides overall real estate strategy for the University.
  • Real Estate searches, purchases, valuation, negotiation, due diligence, and closings.
  • Real estate divestitures, negotiations, and closings.
  • Manages select properties owned and operated by the University of Miami.
  • Manages all University leaseholds.
  • Administers real property tax matters, including tax exemptions, non-exempt assessments and payments.
  • Manages and leases University owned property including commercial offices, roof-top telecommunications, houses, and townhouses.
  • Evaluates proposed gifted real and personal property for eventual disposition.  Markets and sells property deemed surplus.
  • Reports and maintains data on real estate activities and maintains all University real estate transaction files.

Contact Us:

Office Hours:  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
Office Number:  305-284-5736
Physical and Mailing Address:
1320 South Dixie Highway
Suite 705
Coral Gables, FL  33146

Our Team:

Brian Gitlin, Assistant Vice President b.gitlin@miami.edu  305-284-5736
Melody Smith, Assistant & Sr. Accounting Assistant m.smith@miami.edu  305-284-5736
James Klosowski, Manager, Real Estate jklosowski@miami.edu  305-284-6950
Robert Murphy, Manager, Real Estate r.murphy@miami.edu  305-284-4707
Ana Calderin, Leasing Representative acalderin@miami.edu  305-284-6510