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2024 Market Outlook

  • Thursday, January 18, 2024 | 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm

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Thursday, January 18, 2024|2:30 pm7:00 pm

Kick-off 2024 with a look at the year ahead and what it means for the Chicago real estate market. We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of REALTORS®, as well as Brandon Svec, National Director of U.S. Retail Analytics, CoStar Group, who will present the commercial outlook.


Marriott Marquis Chicago | 2121 S. Prairie Ave. Chicago, IL 60616


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Hear from top economists!

Hear from top economists!

Dr. Lawrence Yun

Chief Economist, National Association of REALTORS®

Meet Dr. Lawrence Yun

Dr. Lawrence Yun is Chief Economist and oversees the Research group at the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. He supervises and is responsible for a wide range of research activity for the association including NAR’s Existing Home Sales statistics, Affordability Index, and Home Buyers and Sellers Profile Report. He regularly provides commentary on real estate market trends for its 1.4 million REALTORS®.

Dr. Yun creates NAR’s forecasts and participates in many economic forecasting panels, among them the Blue Chip Council and the Wall Street Journal Forecasting Survey. He also participates in the Industrial Economists Discussion Group at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. He appears regularly on financial news outlets, is a frequent speaker at real estate conferences throughout the United States, and has testified before Congress. Dr. Yun has also appeared as a guest on CSPAN’s Washington Journal.

Dr. Yun received his undergraduate degree from Purdue University and earned his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland at College Park.

Brandon Svec

National Director of U.S. Retail Analytics| CoStar Group

Meet Brandon Svec

布兰登美国Reta Svec是国家主任il Analytics for CoStar Group, where he guides the firm’s research and analysis on the U.S. retail real estate market. Prior to covering the national retail market, Brandon led CoStar’s analytic coverage of the Chicago market. Brandon has extensive prior commercial real estate experience across multiple disciplines, including lending, portfolio management, private and public real estate fund analysis, research, and fund structuring. Brandon previously held Series 7, 24, and 66 securities licenses and received his MBA from DePaul University’sKellstadtGraduate School of Business, where he concentrated in real estate finance and investment.

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