NAR Real Estate Forecast Summit: The Year Ahead — December 15, 2021

1:00 – 1:05 pm Welcome  Remarks

1:05 – 1:15 pm Keynote

  • Todd M. Richardson, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, HUD

1:15 – 1:25 pm Economic Outlook

1:25 – 1:50 pm Housing Market Outlook

  • Ken H. Johnson, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs, Florida Atlantic University
  • Lesli Gooch, Ph.D., CEO, Manufactured Housing Institute
  • Naa Awaa Tagoe, Acting Deputy Director, Division of Housing Mission and Goals
  • Danielle Hale, Chief Economist,®

1:50 – 2:00 pm Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers

  • Jessica Lautz, Vice President of Behavioral Insights and Demographics, NAR

2:00 – 2:25 pm Home Buyer Preferences, Demographics, and Challenges

  • Andre M. Perry, Senior Fellow, Brookings-Metropolitan Policy Program
  • Issi Romem, Ph.D. Founder, MetroSight; Fellow, Terner Center, UC Berkeley
  • Richard Fry, Senior Researcher, Pew Research Center
  • Lori Trawinski, Director, Finance and Employment, AARP Public Policy Institute
  • Vanessa Perry, Nonresident Fellow, Urban Institute; Professor of Marketing, GWU School of Business

2:25 – 2:50 pm Commercial Market Outlook

  • Hotel: Matt Carrier, Vice President of Innovation Policy & Research, American Hotel and Lodging Association
  • Multi-family: Caitlin Sugrue Walter, Vice-President, Research, National Multifamily Housing Council
  • Industrial: James Breeze, Senior Director and Global Head of Logistics Research, CBRE
  • Retail: Deborah Weinswig, CEO and Founder, Coresight Research
  • Office: Rebecca Rockey, Global Head of Analysis and Forecasting, Cushman and Wakefield

2:50 – 3:00 pm Closing Remarks

Center for REALTOR® Financial Wellness