A large crowd of the commercial real estate industry’s senior decision-makers heard Alexander (Sandy) Paul, Newmark’s Managing Director of National Market Research, deliver a market overview and forecast presentation on the regional economy and property markets. Following the presentation, Michael Covarrubias, Chair of the Bay Area Council and CEO of TMG Partners, moderated a panel of local luminaries including San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee; Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf; Kofi Bonner of Lennar; and Matt Lituchy of Jay Paul Company. The panel discussed the most important issues affecting the future of the Bay Area’s economy and commercial real estate markets. Guests at the invitation-only event then adjourned to a networking reception.
Please view the event photo album, and download the market presentation.