ULI Idaho - Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2020 Inland Northwest


Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
8:00am - 10:00am PST


Coeur d'Alene Resort Will open in a new window 115 S 2Nd St Coeur D Alene, ID 83814-2738 UNITED STATES
ULI Idaho presents its premier real estate trends and forecast meeting, featuring insights from leading experts both nationally and locally. The event will feature a presentation on the Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2020 report—a publication from PwC and ULI—as well as the outlook for Spokane/Coeur d'Alene area real estate.


Standard Pricing Until November 11 Members Non-Members
Private $35.00 $50.00
Public/Academic/Nonprofit $30.00 $40.00
Retired $25.00 N/A
Student $20.00 $30.00
Under Age 35 $25.00 $35.00
Fees include a full breakfast and a copy of the Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2020 report ($50 book value).

Coeur d'Alene Resort 115 S 2Nd St Coeur D Alene, ID 83814-2738 UNITED STATES

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Charlie Nipp

Parkwood Business Properties

Parkwood Business Properties specializes in development and ownership of medical, office, light industrial facilities and major retail centers. Mr. Nipp graduated from Whitworth University with a degree in business administration, and received his Masters from Portland State University. He is active in a variety of civic organizations in the Pacific Northwest, is currently the Chairman of the Board of Mountain West Bank, and a director for the Inland Northwest Community Foundation. Mr Nipp was named Citizen of the Year in 2000 by the Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce and inducted into the State of Idaho Hall of Fame in 2001.


Dennis Cunningham

ActiveWest Builders

Dennis has been involved in the land use, development, and building of real estate for over 25 years. Educated at Purdue University and University of California San Diego (UCSD) he began his career in 1988 in Carlsbad, California. He began working in land use planning and became Vice President for Planning Systems. In 2001 he and his family moved to Coeur d’Alene Idaho where he runs his development and building companies, Active West Development and Active West Builders. Dennis is currently developing and building projects in the Coeur d’Alene and Spokane area. He has developed an age-targeted community titled Meadow Ranch located in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and is the process of developing other age-targeted communities in the same area as well.


Benjamin Widmyer

Owner, Widmyer Corporation

BENJAMIN WIDMYER Widmyer Corporation COMPANY Widmyer Corporation provides management, commercial brokerage and facility management services. The company has extensive experience in LIHTC and HUD Section 8 affordable housing management and its portfolio spreads throughout multiple counties in North Idaho as well as Eastern Oregon and Eastern Idaho. The company has over 650 units under management as well as 150,000 square feet of office and retail space. BIO Ben Widmyer is President and Owner of Widmyer Corporation a full service real estate company based in Coeur d' Alene. He specializes in brokerage of retail, office and investment sales and leasing of office and retail properties. He has extensive experience in multifamily and affordable housing as well as successful development of a number of mixed use properties in the downtown Coeur d'Alene area. Ben earned his bachelor's degree in finance from Wofford College where he was a four year letterman in football. After his college career, he spent two seasons playing professional football in Germany. PRIMARY SPECIALTY Office, Retail, Investment AWARDS 2015 Coldwell Banker Commercial Top Leasing Volume 2016 Coldwell Banker Commercial Top Leasing Units EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE ·Bachelors in Finance Wofford College •Licensed in Idaho and Washington •Licensed Property Manager Oregon •CCIM 101 and 102 •Past President Coeur d' Alene Traders Club •Member Spokane Traders Club •Treasurer Idaho Apartment Association •Board Member Village at Orchard Ridge


Scott Krajack

Land Development Director, Viking Homes

Viking is one of the Inland Northwest's largest home and apartment builders with locations in North Idaho, Eastern Washington, and the Tri-cities area. Scott has degrees in urban & regional planning from Arizona State University and the University of Pennsylvania. When he isn’t working, he spends time with his wife and two teenage daughters and can often be found swimming in Lake Coeur d’Alene, practicing Yoga, or at a local pub watching college football.


Andy Warren

Director, Real Estate Research, PwC

As the Director of Real Estate Research for PwC, Andy is responsible for monitoring all aspects of real estate, including space market fundamentals, capital market trends, regulatory changes and operational developments. For the past two years, Andrew has co-authored the US and Canadian editions of Emerging Trends in Real Estate. Andrew is a frequent speaker on issues affecting the real estate market and has also authored numerous articles for internal clients and national real estate publications. Andy brings extensive knowledge of the real estate life cycle, specifically the analysis of the potential impacts of economic fundamentals and capital market influence on the real estate industry. Andy also has significant experience developing and implementing real estate investment strategies across the risk spectrum. Prior to assuming his current role, Andy served as the Managing Director of Real Estate Research for Principal Global Investors, the fourth largest institutional real estate manager in the U.S. At Principal, Andy held a progressive level of analyst and management positions over his 25 year career, During this time Andy developed a wide range of models to predict market performance and measure risk/return analytics. He represented the research function on Principal’s flag ship separate accounts and also served as a fiduciary voting member on individual client funds focused on industrial, retail, student housing and sustainable investing. Andy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of Nebraska and a Master of Science degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Iowa. He has earned the right use the Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA, designation and is a Counselor of Real Estate. He is also a member of the Appraisal Institute, and the International Council of Shopping Centers.

Event Sponsors



Newmark Realty Capital, Inc


Spokane Teacher Credit Union

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please keep in touch .