The Buzzing California Housing Market

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Contributed By: Kenneth Lee, Managing Editor of Research Technology, Meyers Research The California housing market is currently buzzing with activity that is centered around the Bay Area, Los Angeles, and Orange County.  The Southern California housing market is picking up Continue reading

Congrats to Our 2014 POP @ PCBC Winners!

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PCBC is proud to announce the winners in our 2014 Parade of Products—or as we like to call it—the POP @ PCBC Awards! POP @ PCBC Awards are designed to honor outstanding achievements in innovation and new product development, and Continue reading

PCBC 2014 Keynote Speaker: Sheryl Connelly

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Sheryl Connelly is redefining the future of the auto industry, and we are so excited to have her as one of our Keynote Speakers at PCBC 2014. As the in-house futurist for Ford Motor Company, Connelly has allowed Ford to Continue reading

Baby Boomers in Today’s Housing Market

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Manny Gonzalez, Principal of KTGY Group, Inc. will join a panel of industry experts at PCBC for an open dialogue about modern demographic trends and balancing the desires of Boomers with the realities of land and construction costs. Manny gave us some Continue reading

More and More People Just Need a Vacation

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Contributed by Adam McAbee, VP of Meyers Research Advisory Group Although cool weather and home sales still loom across the country, the vacation housing market is enjoying an early spring break. The graph below illustrates where vacation home sales stood in 2013, Continue reading

The San Francisco Dish: Going Beyond Your Hotel’s Restaurant

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Contributed by Donald Ruthroff, Senior Architect at Dahlin Group Architecture / Planning San Francisco remains one of the top food destinations in the world. Colleen Edwards and I agree that while you’re at PCBC this year, you should forego the Continue reading

Stay Ahead of the Curve: Multifamily Trends Conference

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A big trend this year is in multi-family homes. Jeff Meyers, the PCBC Education Co-Chair states, “Millennials are 80 million plus so they’re actually larger than the Baby Boomer population.” With older generations living longer, families in turn are becoming larger as children Continue reading

Land & Capital, the Dirt & Dollars of Homebuilding

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Land and capital are the lifeblood of development. Brand new for 2014, PCBC is integrating these topics into a two-day, must-attend program on the “dirt and dollars” of homebuilding. The industry’s most influential dealmakers will be on hand to share Continue reading