Tucson, Arizona, (January 30, 2023) - The Southern Arizona Chapter of CCIM, commercial real estate’s global standard for professional achievement, presents its 31st Annual Economic Forecast. Tucson’s premier commercial real estate event of the year will be held at the Tucson University Marriott on Thursday, February 16, 2023 and over 350 people have already registered. The conference is a must for all real estate professionals and owners seeking the insight and expertise of great minds working in commercial real estate today.
Top real estate professionals will speak on multiple areas of the commercial real estate industry including investment sales, industrial, retail and multi-family. The Keynote Speaker will be KC Conway, CCIM, MAI, CRE, CCIM Institute’s Chief Economist. Southern Arizona CCIM Board member and CCIM 2023 Region 2 First Vice President Gary Heinfeld, CPA, CCIM shared his thoughts on KC’s level of expertise. “In today’s climate of uncertainty around economic recovery rates, inflation levels, and interest rates it is a must to attend this year’s Southern Arizona CCIM Economic Forecast. I have followed KC's recommendations in the past and he is always spot on”.
Leading the Economic Forecast this year is Southern Arizona CCIM Chapter President Elect, Isaac Figueroa, CCIM, Director of Leasing and Sales at Larsen Baker. The Chapter is honored to be joined by the Institute’s 2023 CCIM President David Schnitzer. The event itinerary includes the following speakers:
- Investment Sales: Phil Voorhees, Vice Chairman, CBRE
- Industrial: Jesse Blum, Principal, Industrial Properties, Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR
- Retail: Nancy McClure, First Vice President, CBRE
- Multi-Family: Hamid Panahi, Senior Vice President, Institutional Property Advisors
- Keynote: KC Conway, CRE, CCIM, MAI, Principal, Red Shoe Economics, LLC, CCIM Institute’s Chief Economist.
All the speakers have been selected because of their experience and knowledge in their specified markets.
The 2023 Southern Arizona CCIM President, Michelle Cunningham, CCIM, CPM, MBA stated “The last few years have been marked by unparalleled shifts in our market, locally and globally. For many of us, our entire lives and way of doing business has changed. Now that some of the dust has settled, for the moment anyway, it feels like the perfect time to take inventory and see where our local commercial real estate market stands and where it might likely be headed. This year's Forecast seeks to provide the real estate professional and owners with some clarity as to what to expect in the world of commercial real estate for the balance of 2023.”
The event is scheduled for Thursday, February 16, 2023, at the Tucson University Marriott, 880 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ 85719. Registration and Check-in will begin at 12:30 pm and Introductions for the event start at 1:30pm. Registration for SAZ CCIM Chapter members is $125; $150 for non-members; $1000 for a table of ten and $175 at the door for any participant. Three Continuing Education credits have been approved by the Arizona School of Real Estate & Business, category Real Estate Legal Issues. To secure your attendance for the 31st Annual Economic Forecast event before we sell out, be sure to register at https://southernazccimchapter.com.