2013 NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting

April 24-25, 2013
Four Seasons Resort & Club  
Dallas, TX

The 2013 NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting will be held April 24 and 25 at the Four Seasons Resort & Club in Dallas. The Spring Board Meeting brings together senior apartment executives from the industry’s leading firms. This meeting provides Executive Committee and Board members with an invaluable opportunity to candidly share information and insight on issues of common interest. The Spring Board Meeting immediately follows the 2013 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference being held at the same location on April 23 and 24.

The Spring Board Meeting is open to NMHC Executive Committee and Board of Directors members only.

Keynote Speaker

Hilary Rodham Clinton
Former Secretary of State

Meeting Agenda At-A-Glance  

Tuesday, April 23  
3:30 - 7:30 PMRegistration
6:00 - 7:30 PMNMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference Networking Reception
(Separate registration required)
Wednesday, April 24   
8:00 AM - 7:00 PMRegistration
8:00 AM - 3:00 PMNMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference
(Separate registration required)
3:00 - 6:00 PMUDR's Vitruvian Property Tour & Reception (Off site)
6:00 - 7:00 PMNMHC Board of Directors Reception
7:00 PMNMHC Board of Directors Dinner
Keynote Speaker: Hillary Rodham Clinton, Former Secretary of State
Thursday, April 25   
7:00 AM - NoonRegistration
7:30 AM - Noon

NMHC Board of Directors Breakfast & Meeting

• Business Meeting

• Health Care (AHCA) Discussion


  Kate Saracene, Nixon Peabody LLP

• Development Panel


  Karl Zavitkovsky, Director, Dallas Office of Economic Development

  Sue Ansel, Gables Residential   


  Mike Ablon, Pegasus Ablon
  Lucy Billingsley, Billingsley Company
  Jeff                    Courtwright, Lincoln Property Company

• The View from the "Sell"-Side


   Doug Bibby, National Multi Housing Council



   Craig Leupold, Green Street Advisors
   Ross Smotrich, Barclays Capital

•  Board Roundtable Discussion (Open Forum)

• Construction Costs and Valuations

• Are We Overbuilding?

• Big Data/Business Intelligence


NoonMeeting Adjourns

Note: Schedule is subject to change. A preliminary agenda will be available in late February. Please be aware that photos may be taken at the meeting and posted online.

Please note that the 
2013 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference will be held April 23 & 24 at the Four Seasons Resort & Club immediately prior to, but independently of, the NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting.  Separate registration will be required for each meeting.

NMHC thanks our generous sponsors!

Meeting Sponsors:
Apartment Guide
Berkeley Point Capital
Moran & Company
Rainmaker LRO

2013 Chairman's Circle:
Apartment Guide
AT&T Connected Communities
Comcast Cable Communications
KeyBank Real Estate Capital
Kroll Factual Data, Inc.
Property Solutions
RealPage, Inc.
Time Warner Cable
Verizon Enhanced Communities
Yardi Systems, Inc.

2013 Friends of the Council:
Apartment Finder
Arbor Commercial Mortgage
AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
Bader Company
Beech Street Capital
Berkeley Point Capital
BRE Properties, Inc.
Camden Property Trust
Capital One
CoreLogic SafeRent
Cushman & Wakefield
Equity Residential
Greystar Real Estate Partners
The Hanover Company
Institutional Property Advisors, a Marcus & Millichap company
Jones Lang LaSalle
Moran & Company
MRI Software
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
NWP Services Corporation
Pierce-Eislen, Inc.
PNC Real Estate
Protection One
Prudential Mortgage Capital Company
Rainmaker LRO
Red Mortgage Capital, LLC
Riverstone Residential Group
UDR, Inc.
Valet Waste
Walker & Dunlop
Wells Fargo

Please contact Julie Stalknecht at 202/974-2363 for further information regarding sponsorship opportunities. 

Room reservations should be made directly with the Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas, TX by calling 972/717-0700. NMHC set aside a block of rooms for meeting attendees with a cut-off date of Friday, March 29. Our group rates start at $240 superior room/person, per night (plus applicable taxes). Please specify that you will be attending the "NMHC Meeting" when speaking to the reservations agent. Rooms are limited.

The Four Seasons is sold out of rooms. Please ask to be placed on the hotel's waitlist as additional rooms may become available. Additional rooms have been secured at the following hotels nearby (within 2 miles):

  • Marriott (972/831-0000)
  • Aloft (972/650-1600

Please notify the hotel reservations agent that you are with NMHC - National Multi Housing Council.

If your plans change and you need to cancel your reservation at the Four Seasons Resort & Club, please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org before canceling with the hotel so she may reassign your room to another NMHC member on the hotel's wait list, if one exists. Please check the NMHC website periodically for hotel update information.


The Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas is located at 4150 North MacArthur Boulevard in Irving, TX. For those of you arriving by air at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, you have the following alternatives for ground transportation:

  • Taxi service is available on the upper level of Terminals A, B, C and E, and on the lower level of Terminal D. An Airport Guest Assistant will be available at the taxi stands between 8:00 AM and midnight. Between midnight and 8:00 AM, call 972/574-5878 to request a taxi. The fare between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and the Four Seasons is approximately $40 each way. The airport is approximately seven (7) miles from the resort and travel time is generally 15-20 minutes, depending on traffic.
  • An alternative to taxi service is the SuperShuttle. It is a shared ride service and may make multiple stops. From the airport, the cost is $18 per person, one way. SuperShuttle also offers ExecuCar, which is a private sedan service, with rates starting at $60 one way for up to four people. Contact the company online or at 972/456-3128 for hours of service or to make a reservation.
  • NMHC has contracted with Hertz for discounted car rental rates, which are typically better than the rates other programs offer. Reservations can be made by calling the Hertz Meeting Sales Desk at 800/654-2240 or Click here to make reservations online. To receive NMHC’s special rates, please request CV#011F0116.

Please note that the 2013 NMHC Apartment Strategies/Finance Conference will be held on April 23 & 24 at the Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas immediately before, but independently of, the 2013 NMHC Spring Board of Directors Meeting. Separate registration is required for each meeting.

Please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org should you have questions regarding travel or hotel information. Please call the NMHC office at 202/974-2300 for all other questions.