Mark Snead, an economist and founder/president of RegionTrack Inc., will talk about the “Economic Climate for Commercial Real Estate” at the 2012 Boulder Valley Real Estate Conference and Forecast.
RegionTrack is an Oklahoma City-based research firm specializing in regional economic forecasting and analysis. Mark's research interests focus primarily on economic modeling and forecasting and local area economic development.
Prior to founding RegionTrack, Snead served as vice president and Denver branch executive of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Snead also served as a research economist on the Oklahoma State Econometric Model at Oklahoma State University and was the founding director of OSU's Center for Applied Economic Research. He has a B.B.A. in economics from the University of Georgia, a master's degree in economics and finance from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. in Economics from Oklahoma State University.
Time is running out to register for the Boulder Valley Real Estate Conference and Forecast, set for Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Millennium Harvest House Hotel, 1345 28th St. in Boulder.
Other topics covered at the conference include:
• The economic and financial conditions necessary to drive new construction;
• What municipalities are doing to promote redevelopment or new development of infill areas;
• Pricing luxury homes in the Boulder market;
• What has brought national developers to the Boulder Valley and what are their plans;
• Strategies for succeeding in today’s real estate market;
• Residential and commercial forecasts.
National experts will talk about the latest trends in residential real estate and mortgage lending and what’s happening in retail development during the other day’s keynote presentations.
Registration starts 9:30 a.m. with discussions beginning at 10 a.m. The forecast portion of the event wraps up at 5 p.m. and is followed by a reception. Cost is $49 per person and includes lunch and refreshments. Sponsorships that include tickets and group discounts may still be available.
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