ULI BC: Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2020


Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
4:00pm - 6:30pm PST


Fairmont Hotel Vancouver Will open in a new window 900 West Georgia Street Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6 CANADA


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Registration in advance is requested due to space limitations.
Registration deadline: November 25 
ULI BC is pleased to host this annual keynote, panel discussion and networking event. Join us, along with local real estate and land use professionals for this annual event, Emerging Trends in Real Estate. We'll examine the national real estate forecast for 2020, as well as the outlook for Metro Vancouver.
Where does Vancouver stand in 2020?
Our annual real estate trends and forecast event features insights from leading experts both nationally and locally. The event will feature a presentation on the Emerging Trends in Real Estate®2020 report—a publication from PwC and ULI—as well as the outlook for Metro Vancouver area real estate.

Emerging Trends Presentation
Andy Warren | Director, Real Estate Research, PwC
Panel Discussion
A panel of local and national experts will examine the national real estate forecast for 2020, as well as the outlook for Metro Vancouver.

Panelists (see full bios below)
Tim Grant | Vice President Development, PCI Developments 
Sid Landolt | President & Cofounder, S&P 
Wendy Waters | Vice President, Research Services & Strategy, GWL Realty Advisors
John Bunting | Partner, PwC Canada (Moderator)
Andy Warren | Director, Real Estate Research, PwC
Following the conclusion of the keynote and panel discussion, all are welcome to continue the conversation over cocktails and light canapes.
The Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2020 report, undertaken jointly by PwC and ULI, provides an outlook on real estate investment and development trends.  
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Fairmont Hotel Vancouver 900 West Georgia Street Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6 CANADA

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Tim Grant

Vice President, PCI Developments Corp.

Tim Grant – Vice President, Development at PCI Developments (www.pci-group.com) Tim is a member of PCI’s Executive Team and partner. He is responsible for its development and asset management programs. Tim is also currently Board Chair with Catalyst Community Developments Society, a not-for-profit developer of affordable housing and community spaces.


Sid Landolt

President, S&P Real Estate Corp.

Sid Landolt is the President of S&P Real Estate, an international real estate brokerage specializing in the design, marketing and sale of luxury and super prime real estate developments. Since 1989, S&P has marketed and sold more than 28,000 residences in and beyond the company’s primary markets of Vancouver, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego and Honolulu. Throughout this time, Landolt has earned an international reputation as a real estate innovator, strategic marketer, creative thinker and problem solver in the design and sale of luxury condominium real estate. www.sprec.com In 2013, Landolt and his business partner of 37 years, Peter Dupuis, co-founded World Housing. World Housing is a non-profit that funds the building of homes for families living in some of the world's worst slums, thereby fostering communities where families can thrive with safety, security and access to the resources that change lives. To date, World Housing has funded over 700 homes and housed over 3,500 people in need. www.worldhousing.org


John Bunting

Partner, Real Estate Leader, BC Region, PwC Management Services LP

John is a senior partner in our Vancouver practice and leads PwC’s BC Region Real Estate practice. He has more than 25 years’ experience advising a wide variety of companies, with clients in the retail and consumer, real estate, manufacturing and services sectors. Prior to leading PwC’s Real Estate, practice John was PwC Vancouver’s Private Company Services Leader. John’s passion is developing great relationships with his clients and business contacts and drawing from the depth and breadth of PwC’s over 200,000 people around the world to help clients succeed. Outside work, John is active in the community and has been involved with a number of children charities including Safehaven and Proaction. In addition to being actively involved in his children's elementary school fundraising campaigns, John was most recently the BC Treasurer and National Audit Committee member for Nature Conservancy Canada, and is currently a board member and Finance Chair for Art’s Umbrella.


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.


Wendy Waters

Vice President, Research Services & Strategy, GWL Realty Advisors Inc

ULI British Columbia, Chair of Mission Advancement Wendy Waters is the Vice President Research Services & Strategy at GWL Realty Advisors (GWLRA), an institutional real estate manager with over $12 Billion in assets under management in Canada and another $4Billion in the US under the brand EverWest. Based in Vancouver, she leads the company's research function; responsibilities include providing analysis of economic, demographic and market trends in order to support long-term asset acquisition, development and management strategies in all asset classes. Wendy has been with GWLRA Research for 13 years, and was previously with Avison Young in Vancouver. She has a Ph.D. in economic history from the University of Arizona. Wendy frequently presents at ULI and other industry events as well as sits on conference panels. She was a keynote speaker at the ULI Alberta Emerging Trends event in 2017, 2018 & 2019 and moderated the ULI Emerging Trends event in Vancouver in 2019. She posts regular industry commentary at www.gwlranews.com (select research notes), and on twitter @wendy_waters and LinkedIn.

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