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Oswald’s John Mark Tichar Featured in the August Issue of Student Housing Business

oswaldcompanies August 24, 2017

John Mark Tichar, Vice President of Oswald’s Real Estate Practice, was featured in the July/Aug Issue of, a sector-specific publication that covers on- and off-campus student housing development, investment and operations.

In the article titled Preparing for Emergencies, John Mark discusses the importance for property managers to be prepared to prevent and handle crisis situations, from cyber security breaches to violent student crime.

He states, “The biggest mistake is not taking risk management seriously or having the mentality that it won’t happen to me”.

Click HERE to read an article (page 68) to learn more about potential risks and how to be prepared for the unexpected during an emergency.

Oswald’s Real Estate Practice currently insures over 90 million square feet of commercial space, and over 85 thousand units nationwide. We work with Real Estate Developers, Owners, and Operators of all real estate asset classes to structure risk management and insurance programs that uniquely meet your needs and help support company initiatives. Our Real Estate Team comprises of over 25 professionals offering varying degrees of expertise towards risk management consulting that goes above and beyond brokerage.

About John Mark John Mark Tichar

John Mark Tichar is responsible for identifying companies which would benefit from Oswald’s best in class services.  He explores opportunities for Oswald and clients to collaborate on long term, cost effective Risk Management solutions.  He started his insurance career in 2008 in Chicago targeting manufacturing, commercial real estate and nonprofit organizations.

John Mark Tichar

VP, Sales Leader, Real Estate


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