Market Perspectives: U.S. and Canada Real Estate Outlook

National Forums Symposium 2019 Keynote Address: Audio recording and blog recap

Doug Poutasse

Douglas Poutasse, Executive Vice President and Head of Strategy and Research, Bentall Kennedy

Douglas Poutasse, executive vice president and head of strategy and research at Bentall Kennedy, provided his expert outlook for the economy, capital markets and property markets in Canada and the U.S. during his keynote address at the National Forums Symposium. His data-driven insights can help you stay informed and ahead of coming real estate trends, areas of growth and future market demand.

Listen to the audio recording and view the presentation slides* or read the recap on NAIOP’s Market Share blog.

Douglas Poutasse has more than 35 years of experience as an economic analyst and forecaster. In his role as executive vice president and head of strategy at Bentall Kennedy, Poutasse has overall responsibility for directing the Canadian and U.S. research teams. He serves on Bentall Kennedy’s group management committee and U.S. and Canadian investment committees.

*NAIOP members only.

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Kathryn Hamilton