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    Steven Gartner

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    Dr. Svenja Gudell

    Chief Economist

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    Chief Economist

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    Kenneth Maher

    President, CEO
    Pinnacle Risk Services, Inc.

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    Dr. Robert D. Dietz

    Chief Economist and Senior Vice President for Economics and Housing Policy
    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)

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    Brian Ward

    Trimont Real Estate Advisors

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    Bob Walters

    Chief Economist and Vice President of the Capital Markets Group
    Quicken Loans

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    Doug Duncan

    Senior VP, Chief Economist
    Fannie Mae

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    Jay Denton

    Vice President of Analytics
    Axiometrics, Inc.

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    Bruce Marks

    Friedman LLP

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    David Gorenberg

    Strategic Relationship Director
    Riverside 1031 LLC


Sam ChandanSam Chandan

Sam Chandan, PhD is the Larry & Klara Silverstein Chair in Real Estate Development and Investment and Associate Dean for the NYU SPS Schack Institute of Real Estate. In addition, Dean Chandan is partner, global head of strategy, and a member of the investment committee at Capri Capital, a multinational investment management firm with approximately $3.8 billion of assets under management in the United States and additional interests in Sub-Saharan Africa and India. He is also founder of Chandan Economics, a provider of multifamily and commercial real estate mortgage data and risk analytics to banks and bank regulators, and co-host of the Real Estate Hour on SiriusXM Business Radio.

Susan WachterSusan Wachter

Professor Susan M. Wachter is the Richard B. Worley Professor of Financial Management at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the Director for the Wharton GeoSpatial Initiative and Lab, and the co-director of the Penn Institute for Urban Research. She also co-directs Penn’s Spatial Integration Laboratory for Urban Systems As an economist, she is frequently sought for comment on real estate market trends in well known media outlets. She has previously served as Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research with the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, among other leadership roles.

Bob LaneBob Lane

Bob Lane is a partner at the law firm of Stevens & Lee, practicing commercial real estate law, and is an Adjunct Professor teaching Real Estate Law and Transactions at the Wharton School. He is nationally recognized in all aspects of commercial real estate development, acquisitions and financing, with over 30 years of experience representing a wide variety of companies, large and small, in diverse industries, as well as major real estate developers, syndicators and REITs. Bob's clients have included many Fortune 500 companies; national real estate companies; and a Congressionally chartered U.S. Government lending institution. He lectures and writes extensively on such subjects as commercial leasing, zoning and land use, boundary law, real estate taxation, real estate development and the negotiation and structuring of international transactions.

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