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The Evolution of DFW Office

In-Person Event: The State Of The DFW Office Market After The Pandemic

Event Ended On: Tuesday July 13 2021

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Energy Square

Fusing history with nature and modern stylings, Energy Square is a collaborative office working environment with the walkability of an urban center. Innovation and design has transformed the campus into a community radiating with restaurants, retail shops, and open green spaces that invites you to experience an energy all its own.

A Space for All.
Energy Square is vibrant with businesses of all sizes and industries. With over 1.1 million rentable square feet spread out over five buildings, tenants have plenty of space to themselves. Whether you are looking for inspiration or just need some fresh air, the park-like green spaces, outdoor plaza, and shared community spaces offer plenty of opportunities to relax, socialize, collaborate, and work.

Renovation Powered By Inspiration.
The extensive renovations to the Energy Square campus create an elegant environment with style and modernization. Beyond the cosmetic updates, the new campus layout connects each building with new shared spaces that include park-inspired landscaping, outdoor seating, and walking paths. The new Energy Square is unified around a green space that breathes life into the entire campus.

Convenience & Connectivity.
The new Energy Square is a Class A office campus with comforts and conveniences that rival those of Fortune 500 campuses. You’ll find a great variety of campus-wide amenities accessible to all tenants, including:
• 12,000 SF health club
• New in-building eateries
• Shared conference facilities
• Courtyard area and new campus park
• Outdoor entertainment area with campus Wi-Fi
• Rooftop deck with fire pit and catering capabilities
• Grub Burger Bar with expandable patio seating

If It’s Not Here, It’s Nearby.
Located just off U.S. 75 between Lovers Lane and E. University Boulevard, the commuter-friendly location offers ample parking and a multitude of on-site and walkable amenities. Prefer to avoid traffic? The Lovers Lane DART rail station is located just steps away, directly connecting tenants to Downtown Dallas, DFW, Love Field, and multiple North Dallas Suburbs.

Learn more at energysquaredallas.com/.

Speakers and Panels

State of the Office Market in 2021

Deep Dive Into Vacancy Rates, Sublease Activity, Cap Rates, And Distressed and Non-Distressed Acquisition Activity

The Mind Of Today's Office Tenant

Who Is Shopping For Space in 2021?

Ben Brewer

Ben Brewer

Managing Director, Hines
Bill Guthrey

Bill Guthrey

SVP, KDC
Walt Zartman

Walt Zartman

Senior Vice President, Hillwood Urban
Clay Curlee

Clay Curlee

Senior Account Executive, HqO

Development Trends In Office

Revitalizing Aging DFW Office Buildings Vs. Ground Up New Developments

Jonathan McLaurin

Jonathan McLaurin

Senior Director, USAA Real Estate
Jason McCann

Jason McCann

CEO, Vari
Jeff Eckert
Moderator

Jeff Eckert

President , U.S. Agency Leasing, JLL

Venue

Energy Square 
6688 N. Central Expy.
Dallas, TX 75206

Floor: 15th floor, Building Three

Parking Information: Free parking in campus parking lots at 4925 Greenville Ave. or 5646 Milton St.

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Agenda

Time Activity
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
Pre-Event Networking
9:00 AM
9:45 AM
State of the Office Market in 2021
Deep Dive Into Vacancy Rates, Sublease Activity, Cap Rates, And Distressed and Non-Distressed Acquisition Activity
9:45 AM
10:30 AM
The Mind Of Today's Office Tenant
Who Is Shopping For Space in 2021?
10:30 AM
11:15 AM
Making The Old New Again
Revitalizing Aging DFW Office Buildings
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
Closing Networking

Event Summary

What You'll Learn: 

  • A deep dive into the three R's: DFW's office vacancy rates, lease rates and cap rates one year after the coronavirus pandemic began. 
  • The Great Sublease Debacle:  A look at today's growing office sublease market and its impact on concessions and lease terms.
  • The new Class-A amenities driving tenants away from Class-B buildings and older properties.
  • Where to build and redevelop office products in DFW if you want businesses to come.

 

Who You'll Meet: Owners, developers, investors, tenants, architects, engineers, general contractors, technical consultants, brokers, prop-tech companies, and city officials 

 

Why You Should Attend:  DFW office tenants and landlords are living in a pandemic-scarred market that presents them with a smorgasbord of opportunity, pain, revival and new development. Hear from developers and landlords as they check the market's temperature, sharing the reality of operating,  investing in, and building office assets in DFW today. Panelists will share information on recent transactions, major upcoming projects, distressed buying opportunities and much more!