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Daryl Carter | Balancing Returns and Impact in Avanath’s $1.5B Investments in Affordable & Workforce Housing

Daryl Carter is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Avanath Capital Management, LLC, a real estate investment firm that acquires, renovates, and operates affordable and workforce housing communities across the US.  His dual focus on both investment returns and improving the communities where he invests is rare in this business, and we hear on this episode what drives Daryl to succeed in this balancing act.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

John Stewart | Finding Opportunity, From Aerospace to Affordable Housing

John Stewart, Founder and Chair of the San Francisco based John Stewart Company, has shaped the affordable housing industry both in California and on a national scale in tremendous ways. Discover why tackling homelessness and innovative thinking are key to his story, and how the quality of architecture mirrors the quality of care it will receive.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

Sam Zell | Building an Empire With Fearlessness and Drive (Rebroadcast)

Sam Zell has always had an entrepreneurial mindset, attributing his real estate success to it. After getting his start managing student apartments as a law school student, he grew his businesses and helped transform what we know as the modern REIT.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

Colin Wiel | Pioneering the Single-Family Rental Space With Tech Innovation

As a co-founder of Waypoint Homes, Colin Wiel wanted to strike out on his own again after the company went public as Starwood Waypoint. So he founded Mynd, a tech-enabled property management company focused on the single-family home industry that allows investors to track performance data in real time.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

Art Gensler and Riki Nishimura | The World’s Largest Design Firm Reimagines Design and Company Culture

Art Gensler founded the eponymous-named design firm in 1965, which has grown to become the largest design firm in the world. He and Riki Nishimura, the firm’s Director of Urban Strategies, discuss the evolution of the firm over the last 50 years while touching on the value of experiential design and creating an excellent team and platform for innovation.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

Liz Holland | Analytics: The Secret to Survival in Today’s Retail Space

As the third generation to run Abbell Associates, the family-owned real estate company, Liz Holland has recognized the importance of changing with the times. As a large owner of retail space, Liz has ushered in the practice of deeply analyzing data to stay ahead of the evolving shopping trends to keep her tenants and properties successful.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

Lisa Picard | Creating a Vision for the Modern Workplace

Lisa Picard is President, CEO of EQ Office, the company formerly known as Equity Office Properties (EOP), one of the largest owners of office property in the United States, owned by Blackstone. She offers a timely perspective on the fast-evolving office workplace, the importance of creating spaces with a vision, and what these changes mean for the future of real estate.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

Jon Geanakos | President, Americas of JLL Capital Markets Shares Why Tough Jobs Pay Off

As he entered the real estate market, Jon Geanakos felt outnumbered amongst his Ivy League colleagues and peers. With hard work and selfless leadership, he overcame his doubts and built a storied career from tough jobs. Today, he is the President, Americas of JLL Capital Markets, managing a team of more than 700.

This episode is made possible by our sponsor JLL. Learn more at jll.com/voices.

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