Our Mission

American Immobiliare is a not-for-profit organization based in New York City that provides a forum for professionals in commercial real estate and for the purpose of:

  • Celebrating and promoting Italian-American culture and heritage
  • Providing mentorship and internship programs and sponsor scholarships in commercial real estate related fields
  • Providing an environment for education, debate, promotion and/or publication of policies related to all aspects of commercial real estate
We are Italian-Americans who are embedded in the fabric of commercial real estate throughout the United States.  Our culture and heritage is an essential part of the American ethos.   Our culture is entrenched in the American way of life, which is based on a history deeply rooted in family bonds, hard work and of course really good food!  We welcome you to join us and celebrate our heritage and success.

Our Goals

  • celebrating our heritage and culture with colleagues, friends and family through organized events and programs

  • supporting commercial real estate professionals through networking and exchanging ideas on a national basis

  • promoting the highest standards of professional, ethical and moral conduct of our members and industry

  • cooperate and work with other organizations with common purposes and goals


As a not-for-profit organization we rely solely on the charity of our board members and donations from people like you!


Our Board of Directors

John Alascio, Managing Director, Cushman & Wakefield

Sandra Began, Asset Manager, Overlook Asset Management

Arthur Bellini, Managing Principal, Black Bear Asset Management

Anthony DellaSalla, Principal, New York Land Services

Peter Marchetto, CEO, Tishman Construction Corporation

Andrew Perel, Partner, Troutman Sanders LLP 

Gary Romaniello, Principal, GRA Equities