Thursday, October 24, 2013

7:55am - 8:00am

Opening Remarks

Moderator:

8:00am - 8:50am

Economic Update: What's Next in Jobs & Multifamily

Jobs and multifamily: how does the upswing in the economy and the job market impact multifamily across the nation- what is the research showing and what does it mean for the business?

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

8:50am - 9:40am

What’s Next in Agency Lending?

Agency lenders in 2013- how do recent changes in Fannie and Freddie regulations change the way that lenders are doing business? Is there still reason to be bullish?

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

  • Greg Reed
    Senior Vice President, Originations
    Capital One Multifamily Finance
  • Jeff Burns
    Senior Vice President
    Walker & Dunlop
  • Jeff Weidell
    President
    Northmarq
  • Laurie Morfin
    Director
    Prudential Mortgage Capital Company
  • Tom Booher
    Executive Vice President
    PNC Real Estate

9:40am - 9:55am

Networking Break

9:55am - 10:45am

Investment Strategies in 2014

Investment strategies in a hot market- where the leaders are looking next to stay ahead in multifamily investments

Moderator:

  • Marc Renard
    Vice Chairman, Executive Managing Director, Capital Markets Group
    Cushman & Wakefield

Confirmed Panelists:

10:45am - 11:35am

Student Housing: The New Kid on the Block

Multifamily’s “new kid on the block”, Student Housing’s entrance into the sector is one of prosperity and innovation. What can traditional multifamily learn from student housing and hear why are the big players looking to student housing for new opportunities.

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

11:35am - 12:35pm

BREAKOUT: Property Management Strategies

The pressure to produce: where rental rates are headed and what property management firms can do to drive profit.

Moderator:

  • Tony Ferrell
    Manager – Portfolio Operations
    The Bascom Group

Confirmed Panelists:

11:35am - 12:25pm

BREAKOUT: Managing Construction Costs

As apartment development continues to boom and the price of commodities also trending upwards, what can you do to manage costs in new development and redevelopment. How do design trends impact costs and what development trends affect design and construction across the property classes?

Moderator:

  • Greg Sadick
    Vice President, SL Residential
    Snyder Langston

Confirmed Panelists:

12:25pm - 1:00pm

Networking Lunch


Sponsored by: Alliance Residential

1:00pm - 1:15pm

Special Presentation

1:15pm - 2:15pm

Industry Leaders: The View From the Top

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

2:15pm - 3:05pm

BREAKOUT: Capital Sources & Alternate Financing for the Multifamily Market

Away from the agencies: what other sources of capital are leading the marketplace, at what cost to the borrower and why look to them now?

Moderator:

  • Gary M. Tenzer
    Principal and Managing Director
    George Smith Partners

Confirmed Panelists:

2:15pm - 3:05pm

BREAKOUT: Apartment Technology Trends

Tools of the trade: how does technology play a role in leasing and property management and how do changes in tenant demand affect decision making.

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

3:05pm - 3:20pm

Networking Break

3:20pm - 4:10pm

Senior Brokerage Leadership Speaks

Best of the best: the top apartment brokers talk about if there is still room for the market to move up, what cap rates are doing and if there’s still room to improve

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

4:10pm - 5:00pm

Development Update

Trends and changes in development and design across the nation. How does the changing renter demographic (gen Y) affect development decisions? What are the trends in non-traditional multifamily?

Moderator:

Confirmed Panelists:

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Networking Cocktail Reception



Sponsored by: Marcus & Millichap and Institutional Property Advisors