ULI Austin Regional Lunch– Emerging Trends in Real Estate


Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
11:30am - 1:30pm CDT


The Westin Austin Downtown 310 E 5th ST Austin, TX 78701-3614 UNITED STATES


Standard Pricing Until October 5 Members Non-Members
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Student $20.00 $75.00
Under Age 35 $45.00 $75.00
Private $65.00 $85.00
Public/Academic/Nonprofit $55.00 $85.00
Retired $65.00 N/A
Student $30.00 $85.00
Under Age 35 $55.00 $85.00
Registration has ended. We will accept walk-in registration at the door on a space-available basis.
On September 19, ULI and PwC jointly released the 2020 Emerging Trends in Real Estate report.  Austin regained the No. 1 position in Overall Real Estate Prospects among 80 markets studied thanks to its deep talent pool, unique and popular lifestyle and ambitious commitment to business and real estate expansion.
At the luncheon, we will hear national insight from Andrew Warren, Director Real Estate Research at PwC and one of the report's co-authors.  Additionally, local expert panelists will render their thoughts on the report and provide their own unique local perspective the high-level results.
NATIONAL SPEAKER: Andrew Warren, Director, Financial Markets, PwC

Rob Gandy, Founding Principal, Cielo Property Group 
David Knoll, Vice President of Real Estate Development, Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Vaike O'Grady, Austin Regional Director, Metrostudy-Zonda
MODERATOR: Jeff Coddington, Senior Vice President, JLL 
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Andy Warren

Director, Real Estate Research, PwC Management Services LP

As the Director of Real Estate Research for PwC, Andy is responsible for monitoring all aspects of real estate, including space market fundamentals, capital market trends, regulatory changes and operational developments. For the past two years, Andrew has co-authored the US and Canadian editions of Emerging Trends in Real Estate. Andrew is a frequent speaker on issues affecting the real estate market and has also authored numerous articles for internal clients and national real estate publications. Andy brings extensive knowledge of the real estate life cycle, specifically the analysis of the potential impacts of economic fundamentals and capital market influence on the real estate industry. Andy also has significant experience developing and implementing real estate investment strategies across the risk spectrum. Prior to assuming his current role, Andy served as the Managing Director of Real Estate Research for Principal Global Investors, the fourth largest institutional real estate manager in the U.S. At Principal, Andy held a progressive level of analyst and management positions over his 25 year career, During this time Andy developed a wide range of models to predict market performance and measure risk/return analytics. He represented the research function on Principal’s flag ship separate accounts and also served as a fiduciary voting member on individual client funds focused on industrial, retail, student housing and sustainable investing. Andy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of Nebraska and a Master of Science degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Iowa. He has earned the right use the Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA, designation and is a Counselor of Real Estate. He is also a member of the Appraisal Institute, and the International Council of Shopping Centers.


Rob Gandy

Founder and Co-CEO, Cielo Property Group

ROB GANDY – FOUNDING PRINCIPAL Mr. Gandy is responsible for capital market engagement and financing activities for Cielo. He also oversees acquisitions and co-heads the firm’s Investment Committee. Prior to founding Cielo, Rob was a commercial real estate lender and previously served as a Vice President in the Fixed Income Trading group for Sandler O’Neill and Partners in New York where he traded municipal debt, agency debentures and collateralized mortgage obligations. He received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin and was a Division I NCAA athlete in Track and Field. Rob serves on the Advisory Board for ULI, sits on the Board of Directors for the Hill Country Conservancy, and is on the board of the Seton Fifty.

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