COVID-19: NAIOP South Florida Launches “Navigating the Market” Virtual Roundtable Series

Discussions Will Provide Valuable Insights to Guide the CRE Community through COVID-19

NAIOP South Florida, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has announced a series of free, virtual roundtable discussions to discuss public health and economic concerns, and how to navigate business disruptions and the many future unknowns that lie ahead for the industry during this unprecedented time.

“As a leading resource to the commercial real estate industry in South Florida, this ongoing virtual program will allow our members and the greater community to connect, share and learn so that we can successfully manage this crisis together,” said Jules Morgan, Executive Director, NAIOP South Florida.

Upcoming “Navigating the Market” virtual roundtables include:

  • Office Market: Report from the Trenches on Tuesday, April 28 from 2 to 3 p.m. Mark Corlew of Grover Corlew, Darcie Lunsford of Butters Realty & Management, Greg Martin of Avison Young and Barbara Black of JLL will discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the South Florida office market and what can be expected moving forward in terms of leasing demand, corporate footprints and design.
  • Cares Act Deep Dive on Wednesday, April 29 from 2 to 3:00 p.m. Ashlie Forum of Marcum’s Tax & Business Services Division, will provide a full rundown of the unprecedent federal stimulus program and the little-known tax enhancements for commercial real estate tucked inside.
  • Now What: CRE Market Status Report and Outlook on Monday, May 4 from 2 to 3 p.m. CBRE Senior Economist Spencer Levy will give a second quarter status report and will look beyond the immediate fallout to the second half of 2020 and into 2021. Participation for non-members is $10 and free for members.
  • Show Me the Money….and the Discount Deals on Thursday, May 14 from 2 to 3 p.m. Pryse Elam of Foundry Commercial, Christian Lee of CBRE, Doug Mandel of Marcus & Millichap and Jason Hochman of Cushman & Wakefield will give a market status report and discuss post-COVID-19 commercial real estate pricing, sale volumes and near-term outlook.

Those interested in participating can register by visiting  Once registered participants will receive a separate email with Zoom meeting information.

For more information, visit, email or call 954-990-5116.