Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014
Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company, announced today the appointment of Lawrence Dean as senior advisor for its Texas markets.
Dean brings over a decade of experience in land acquisition and development with a deep knowledge of the Houston markets, submarkets and industry players. Prior to joining Metrostudy, Dean held positions as Land Manager at Ryland Homes; Manager of Land Acquisition and Development at KB Home; Land Acquisition Manager at Kimball Hill; and Vice President at CDS Market Research. He serves on the board of directors for the Greater Houston Builders Association. Dean holds Master’s Degrees in Land Development and Urban and Regional Planning, both from Texas A&M University.
Dean will be responsible for advising Metrostudy’s clients in the Texas markets on specific sites and residential deals. “We are thrilled to add Lawrence to the team,” said Bradley Hunter, Metrostudy’s Chief Economist and Director of Consulting. “He brings with him a phenomenal level of knowledge regarding all of the markets in Texas, as well as a deep, intuitive understanding of the homebuilding business.”
Metrostudy is the leading provider of primary and secondary market information to the housing and related industries nationwide. Metrostudy provides research, data, analytics and consulting services to help builders, developers, lenders, suppliers, retailers, utilities and others make investment and business decisions every day. For more information, visit http://www.metrostudy.com
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