CNCC Presents: 2018 CRE Market & Economic Forecast

Date January 25, 2018

Crystal Gateway Marriott


Time 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Don't miss this unique opportunity to network with CREW Northern Virginia, CREW Maryland Suburban, and CREW DC members. CREW National Capital Committee (CNCC) has brought together the top real estate women in the metro area to discuss the direction of real estate in the Greater Washington Area.


Jeannette Chapman, Deputy Director and Senior Research Associate at the The Stephen S. Fuller Institute, George Mason University (GMU), will lead the discussion and will focus her comments on about economic trends, capital markets, demographics, and employment changes within the Mid-Atlantic region. Top brokers from Northern Virginia, Maryland, and DC will provide a market overview with a focus on local trends, development, leasing conditions, and much more.  

Jeannette joined GMU in 2013 as the Research Associate at the Center for Regional Analysis (CRA). Prior to joining GMU, she was the Research Associate for Economic Growth and Development at the DowntownDC Business Improvement District. She received BA's in Economics and Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia and a Master's degree in Public Policy from GMU.

Market Speakers:

Cathy Delcoco
Northern Virginia Market Outlook

Cathy is an Executive Vice President of CBRE's Global Workplace Solutions Group, specializing in the corporate representation of clients. Cathy joined CBRE in 1989, and has continually been a top performer for the company. She served on the CBRE Board of Directors from September 2001 to September 2003. In 2001 Cathy was the employee presented with the annual William H. McCarthy award, the company's most prestigious recognition of excellence and the highest quality of character combined with consistent performance. Her knowledge and respect within CBRE is unparalleled. Cathy is consistently recognized as one of CBRE's Top 100 brokers nationwide.

Amy Bowser
Maryland Market Outlook

Amy is a Managing Director in JLL's Mid-Atlantic Brokerage group. Amy represents tenants and owners for sale and lease transactions of commercial office space. She has specialized in the Washington, DC, office market since 1999. Prior to her career in commercial real estate, Amy was a Government Affairs Specialist for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation in Washington, DC.

Wendy Feldman Block
Washington, DC Market Outlook

Since joining Savills Studley in 1987, Wendy has focused on providing real estate services on behalf of major tenants in Washington, DC, and around the country with a focus on law firms, associations, and corporations. As senior managing partner, her expertise lies in leveraging market intelligence and structuring transactions that best suit her clients’ unique objectives. She provides a broad range of services including build-to-suit transactions, lease deals, due diligence, and acquisitions and dispositions. Wendy has most recently completed the first project in the DC Metropolitan area to pursue WELL Building certification. She is sought after for her experience in negotiating leases that would enable tenants to pursue this new designation.

Location: Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
Arlington, VA 22202

Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Parking: Self and Valet Parking available at the hotel - Regular Rates Apply. Free parking at Crystal City Underground | Metro Accessible

$120 CREW Members | $150 Non-Members | Registration includes a plated dinner
Register online by noon, Jan. 19th