NAI Martens Sponsors Wichita's Economic Outlook Conference, Releases 2016 Forecast
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Contact: Stacie Brooks
NAI Martens Sponsors Wichita’s Economic Outlook Conference, Releases 2016 Forecast
WICHITA, KS– 01/October/2015– NAI Martens was a lead sponsor at Wichita State University’s Center for Economic Development and Business Research’s Economic Outlook Conference. The event, attended by over 700 business leaders, provided a glimpse into the region’s economic future and insight into current local and national economies, addressing topics of interest to the community, region and state. Nationally known speakers and local experts provided perspectives on issues affecting business, industry, education and government
NAI Martens’ President, Tom Johnson, served on the commercial real estate panel, joined by Ted Jones, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Stewart Title Guaranty Co., and Stan Longhofer, PhD, Director of Center for Real Estate at Wichita State University. The consensus of the panel was generally upbeat and the community is well position for future growth. “Coming off one of the best years in the company’s history, we are very optimistic about the direction of the city and the commercial real estate industry”, Johnson said, “2016 and beyond will be a period of exciting opportunities.”
At the conference, NAI Martens’ released their 2016 Forecast for the commercial real estate market. The report focusing on the retail, office industrial and investment sectors can be found at the company’s website www.naimartens.com/research.
About NAI Martens
NAI Martens is the brokerage division of The Martens Companies (www.martenscos.com), the largest full-service commercial real estate firm in Kansas. The company is the regional member of NAI Global, the world’s premier network of commercial real estate firms. Founded in 1948, with offices in Topeka and Wichita, NAI Martens provides a broad array of commercial real estate services, including brokerage, site selection, consulting, market feasibility studies, forecasting and tenant representation throughout Kansas and the Midwest.
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