Managing Director - Research & Consulting
AREA OF EXPERTISE
With over fifteen years’ experience in commercial real estate research and analyses, Ms. Cheng’s expertise includes complex database management, demographic and commutation analysis to review tenant's optimal locations.
She also provides consulting services such as reviewing market trends for tenants/clients' corporate real estate portfolio; relocation analysis and benchmarking.
BUSINESS AND EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
Ms. Cheng was the Manager of Real Estate Analytics of Studley, Inc. While at Studley, she headed the analyses and production of the regular quarterly reports and in-depth studies of the effective rental rents for prime Class A office properties. Ms. Cheng coordinated with the local offices to develop and maintain property research databases for 15 cities, and established two new market reports as part of the company expansion.
Prior to her tenure at Studley, Ms. Cheng was a Senior Manager, Research and Consultancy – Capital Markets with the research and consulting group at Jones Lang LaSalle, Philippines. At Jones Lang LaSalle, Ms. Cheng was involved in over 20 consulting projects, such as highest and best use, pricing, market analysis, optimal retail mix and theme for land, office, residential and industrial usage. She was also exposed to the various commercial markets in the Asia-Pacific region, working closely with the regional research group at Jones Lang LaSalle and performed sophisticated retail advisory work for international retailers.
Prior to Jones Lang LaSalle, Ms. Cheng was Research Analyst with LaSalle Investment Management in New York City, focusing on the multifamily markets and the Northern New Jersey Industrial market.
Ms. Cheng earned her Masters in Business Administration from Fordham University.
Market Reports and Analyses; Highest and Best Use Studies; Site Selection Studies; Corporate Services Work
Wolters Kluwer, CBS, Young Woo ＆ Associates