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4th Annual Milwaukee Commercial Real Estate Summit

December 6, 2021

Join RE Journals for the 4th Annual Milwaukee Commercial Real Estate Summit to gather insightful perspectives from professionals who are successfully navigating the commercial real estate industry. Additionally, D|K’s Real Estate and Corporate Attorney, Michael Van Someren will be participating as a panelist along with several other speakers to address economic and business climate changes.

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Speakers Include:

  • Guy Lundstrom, SVP, Greater Illinois Title Co
  • Mike Van Someren, Attorney, Davis|Kuelthau, s.c.
  • Andrew Hunt, Director, Center for Real Estate, Marquette University Center for Real Estate
  • Gard Pecor, Senior Market Analyst, CoStar Group
  • Kevin Newell, President, Royal Capital Group
  • Stewart Wangard, President & CEO, Wangard Partners
  • Matt Dumich, Principal, SmithGroup
  • Kristin Dufek, President, EUA
  • Patrick Gallagher, Executive Vice President, Finance, CBRE
  • Wilson Molitor, Relationship Manager, Greystone
  • Gretchen Richards, Vice President, CBRE
  • Steven Buss, Founder, Likewise Partners
  • Anne Wal, Attorney, Von Briesen & Roper
  • Jeanna Maguire, Office Specialist, Founders 3 Real Estate Services
  • Ralph DePasquale, Managing Firector Berkadia
  • Tracy Johnson, President, CARW
  • Terri Samples, Partner, Wipfli


1:00 PM Registration & Networking

1:30 PM Office Market Update – State of the Market

  • Vacancy Rates: Vacancy update including sublease and shadow space
  • Leasing trends: How tenants view the market
  • How COVID-19 has impacted the office environment
  • Office investment sales update
  • What is the future of co-working space in Milwaukee?
  • Development and Rent predictions for 2022 beyond

2:15 PM Industrial Real Estate Update – State of the Market

  • Leasing Trends and Activity
  • Industrial Investment Sales Update – buying/selling into a hot market
  • How e-commerce continues to impact the industrial real estate market
  • How COVID-19 has impacted the industrial market
  • Trends in industrial construction & development
  • Manufacturing vs. Warehouse
  • How much space will we need to add in the next 5 years?

3:00 PM Networking Break

3:15 PM Real Estate Capital Markets Update

  • Interest rate movement and inflationary concerns
  • Construction lending opportunities
  • Permanent financing update
  • Governmental financing options: HUD, Fannie, Freddie & Other
  • Where does CMBS fit in the mix today?
  • Evaluating loan to value ratios and other metrics by product type
  • Economic outlook for real estate capital markets

4:00 PM Apartment Market Overview – State of the Market

  • Market forces driving the apartment and multifamily market in Milwaukee
  • Land pricing update: Where can you get multifamily land?
  • Apartment Investment Sales Update – Who is buying what and CAP rates
  • How will new projects transform an asset class and change the market area?
  • New Development vs. Existing Rehab: Where are the opportunities and why
  • Future Forecast & Trends

4:45 PM Cocktail Hour: Networking, Hors d’oeuvres and Cash Bar

6:00 PM Adjourn & Networking

More information and to attend:
MWMilwaukeeCRE – REJournals