Economic Summit


The 2018 Economic Summit took place on Sept. 13, 2018 at the Northern Virginia Community College (Annandale Campus). Click a speaker below to access their presentation from the event.

Donna Hurwitt | Director of Market Intelligence, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority
Regional economic development highlights; local and housing-related data analysis

Barry Biggar, CDME | President/CEO, Visit Fairfax
Relationships between Northern Virginia tourism and local real estate sales

Jessica Lautz | Director, Demographics and Behavioral Insights, National Association of Realtors®
Millenials, student debt and affordability

Stephen Melman J.D. | Director, Economic Services, National Association of Home Builders
Impact of labor, supply and credit on residential construction; new American home trends

Dr. Mark Palim | Deputy Chief Economist and Vice President, Fannie Mae
Macro view on workforce, interest rates, tax reform impacts and the national economy

Watch a recording the event on Facebook here

NVAR’s annual Economic Summit takes place at the beginning of each fiscal year to explore inflation, interest rates, and income as it relates to the real estate industry. Our experts look at these economic indices to discuss and help chart the future of NOVA housing.

Stay tuned for information about the 2019 Economic Summit!

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