January 13, 2015
Norris Design's Brad Haigh
and Jared Carlon
will be presenting on January 20 and 22 in Las Vegas at the 2015 International Builder's Show
Brad will be presenting: Building a Better Community.
Tuesday, January 20 | 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Event Type: Presentation
Location: Design Studio (South Hall) - S224
Presenter(s): Gregory Shron, EYA, Bethesda, MD | Brad Haigh, Norris Design , Denver, CO
What It’s About:
Are the suburbs really dead? Not at all. But we are seeing changes in what buyers want in the communities they buy into. Opportunities exist for both greenfield and infill developments to create successful single-family and mixed-use projects that are ripe with amenities. Learn from successful, real-world case studies involving builders who combined residential, retail and office into the same site plans, from concept to completion and market.
Jared will be presenting: 20 Questions You Always Wanted Answered About 50+ Design
Thursday, January 22 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Location: North 252
Format: Building Knowledge Session | Level of Content: Intermediate
Appropriate for: 50+ Housing Builders & Developers, Designers, Architects, Engineers & Planners, Land Development
Track(s): 50+ Housing
Speaker(s): Jarod Carlon, PLA, Norris Design, Denver, CO | Doris Pearlman, MIRM, IIDA, Possibilities for Design, Denver, CO | Gary Snider, BSB Design, West Des Moines, IA
What It’s About:
This town hall style session blends the best advice from a group of experts with interaction of a highly-engaged audience to answer 20 of the most intriguing questions about 50+ design. The panel will share specific design ideas based on a previously conducted survey of 50+ communities, and include topics such as floor plans, amenities and costs vs. value. You'll also have the opportunity to ask your questions to get input from both the panel and your peers.
What You'll Learn:
• Discover how to put together the best floorplans for today's buyers.
• Explore what the most important amenities are in the eyes of buyers and how to prioritize them.
• Learn how to expand the sense of place so that even a few lots can become a community and why this is important for competing with larger developments.
• Recognize how to provide the best value in a home by leveraging the best features at the most effective cost.
Norris Design's Diana Rael
will also be attending the event. Make sure to keep an eye out for them if you're attending and say hello!