Presenting the 2013 4th Quarter Ultimate New Home Sales Builder Round Table (BRT).

John Burns Real Estate Consulting presents a FREE seminar on current & Future Consumer Homebuying Trends.

Reserve Your Seat Today!

Friday December 6th, 11:30 am.

@ Ultimate’s Office: 1205 N. Tustin Ave, Anaheim CA 92807

Featured guest moderator, Mollie Carmichael of John Burns Real Estate Consulting, will present their 3rd and newest yearly consumer research study, which reveals surprising new trends in homebuyer wants, needs, and desires when it comes to purchasing a new home.

Mollie will moderate an expert panel of three architectural firms with insight into immerging design trends in Southern California.  Come, be part of an informative, interactive lunch presentation from leaders in research and architectural design.


Managing Director – Southern California Region

With 25 years of professional experience in the field of urban diesgn and planning, Ike brings extensive experience to Dahlin Group.  Projects completed by Ike include master planned communities, destination resorts, entertainment/retial venues, commercial/industrial centers and multi-purpose public facilities.  Internationally, he has spent 15 plus years applying his skills in planning to rapidly growing countries such as the Philippines, China and Mexico.  His abilities encompass all aspects of the land design process, from the formulation of master plan concepts, detailed site development plans and “value-added” land studies.

About the Dahlin Group

Dahlin Group is an architecture and planning practice of 200+ professionals with offices throughout California and the People’s Republic of China.  Approximately 90% of their work is generated from repeat clients and referrals.  A large number of their regional and international clients engage the Dahlin Group to design most of their projects knowing they can rely on quality and delivery that meets or exceeds expectations.


Executive Director – Architecture and Planning

As an Executive Director at he national firm KTGY Group Architecture and Planning, Nick Lehnert brings a wealth of knowledge to the building industry, an understanding of disciplined design that matches client and projet objectives, as well as in depth market and consumer knowledge that continues to develop and advance innovation residential design concepts.  Lehnert helps the 185+ person firm maintain a leadership role in the industry through an aggressive research and development program.  He is active in strategic marketing/branding and business development efforts.  Prior to joining KTGY, Nick’s 40-plus year career (roller coaster ride) in home building he has been owner/partner in marketing and sales disciplined companies, as well as positions of vice present of strategic marketing and product development for Centex Homes, South Coast  Division and vice present of sales and marketing for KB Homes, Zellner Communities and Distinguished Homes… and he keeps asking the question….

“What if”….

About KTGY Architecture + Planning

A full service architectural and planning firm established in 1991, KTGY delivers a depth and breadth of successful design solutions for Planning and Urban Design, Residential, Mix-Use and Retail projects.  KTGY believes it takes more than great ideas to design great places, it takes great people.  The KTGY team id dedicated to exceptional service to deliver successful architectural and planning solutions.


AIA, MIRM, CEO & President

Mr. Knitter, AIA, MIRM, is President and CEO of Knitter Partners International, Inc.  He participates each year at the AIA plan review workshops for PCBC and ECBC and is a member of the International Housing Committee for NAHB. MJ is a regular speaker and judge, addressing local and national building associations on issues of architecture, design and planning.  He is also an active member of the Building Industry Association (BIA), Home Builders Council, and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). In 1991, he became the fourth architect in California to earn the MIRM designation and is recognized as an expert in residential housing by the National Association of Home Builders.

About Knitter Partners International, Inc.

Knitter Partners International, Inc. (KPI) is a team of dedicated professionals providing architectural and planning services to a broad spectrum of the building and development industry.  With corporate headquarters located in Southern California, Knitter’s staff of professionals is large enough to provide full service, but small enough to give each client individual attention.  KPI provides service throughout the Unite States, and has completed several projects in various counties around the word.


With over 22 years of homebuilder / developer experience, Mollie is an expert in strategic planning, acquisition, due diligence, competitive and consumer research, sales and marketing strategies, home design, community development and tactical media planning.  Based in the Irvine office, Mollie is an avid runner and enjoys art.

About John Burns Real Estate Consulting

A national source of independent housing research, advice and consulting, to help building executives make informed housing industry decisions. The firm provides Builders, Developers, Banks, Lenders, Investors and Building Product Manufacturers with the timely analysis they need to make smart decisions, quickly and cost effectively.

This quarter’s Builder Round Table is sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank

Visit their website at www.WellsFargoBank.com

Lunch has been generously provided compliments of Wells Fargo Bank, a staunch supporter of the quarterly Builder Round Table presentations.