Subject Matter Expert, Commerical Real Estate
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Brian Bailey is a Subject Matter Expert & Senior Policy Advisor in the Supervision, Regulation, & Credit Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. He is responsible for providing thought leadership and monitoring emerging trends in commercial real estate and finance. He provides guidance on industry dynamics, valuation, operations and finance issues. Brian has been requested to share his thoughts on commercial real estate at hundreds of venues including the Federal Reserve System Board of Governors, multiple U.S. Federal Agencies, many universities such as the Wharton School, industry conferences, and syndicated radio.

Brian has extensive experience, spanning both the public and private sectors, with commercial real estate valuation, transaction, development, and financial issues. Prior to joining the Atlanta Fed, Brian was employed by the private equity firm Tavistock Group to oversee real estate finance and acquisitions. Before joining Tavistock, Brian was the Director of Real Estate Finance for Flagler Development Group, Florida’s largest commercial real estate developer. Brian’s experience includes working for EY (Ernst & Young), where he was an executive. Brian founded an industrial development company that specialized in the acquisition, development, and refurbishment of industrial and office properties. Brian started in commercial real estate as a local market appraiser.

After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Mercer University, Brian earned an MBA degree with concentrations in Real Estate and Finance from the University of Florida. He also attained the CCIM & CRE designations. He serves at the behest of his wife of 25-years, three children and one stubborn cat.

Speaking at the Following:

Mar 28

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Value, Credit, Risk: The intersection of current market values, the availability of credit, and transaction risks in housing finance

1:30pm – 3:00pm
Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel, Salon 5-8 (Salon Level 2)

Markets across the country have softened to varying degrees due to rising interest rates and the value dislocation between buyers and sellers. The availability of financing for acquisitions, refinancings, and the construction of new units has exacerbated the issue. Panelists will address the current interest rate environment and possible challenges over the course of the […]