About Us

CRE NET, LLC (Commercial Real Estate Network), was formerly the Business and Real Estate Industry Networking Group. The Business and Real Estate Industry Networking Group was founded in 2008, and between 2008 and 2017 held 58 networking events for real estate professionals in Manhattan.

CRE NET, LLC leverages its network of real estate professionals to develop commercial real estate events. Our goal is to connect real estate professionals and related organizations across industries including commercial lenders, developers, economic development agencies, and family offices. Building a stronger network for our attendees.


Jill Hamer, Esq.

Founder, CRE NET, LLC.

Jill Hamer is an attorney with cross-functional expertise in real estate, law, and finance. Jill’s experience includes advising developers regarding EB-5 capital raising, securities compliance, marketing, deal structuring and underwriting. In addition, Jill provides advisory services to developers, regional centers, community organizations and non-profits in the areas of EB-5 financing and Opportunity Zones.


Jill holds a law degree from Boston College Law School and holds the following FINRA licenses: Series 63 and Series 22.