Amir R. Korangy is the founder and publisher of The Real Deal, the country’s largest and most influential real estate news outlet and a top destination for real estate and finance professionals from across the globe. Korangy is a sought-after expert on the real estate industry and a regular contributor to the New York Times, Forbes, CNN, CNBC, FOX News, and Bloomberg News. Under Korangy’s leadership, The Real Deal received a general excellence award from the Society of Business Editors and Writers in 2013 and 2017, and won a record 14 journalism awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors in 2017 and 2019. Korangy is a Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor at New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate, where he teaches Media and Information. He is also an Associate Professor at the Columbia School of Architecture. Korangy is a graduate of Emerson College and the producer of “Building Stories,” a PBS documentary about prolific architect Costas Kondylis.