17 min

Ben Kelley S2E3. RIV, Permitting and Development in the City of Pittsburgh CRE Views with NAIOP Pittsburgh's Developing Leaders

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In this episode, Nate Tovornik interviews Ben Kelley, Oxford Development’s Director of Planning and Development on commercial real estate topics ranging from Pittsburgh’s RIV zoning district to the importance of community and governmental relations as it pertains to permitting approvals. Explaining the relationship side of commercial real estate, Ben also shows the national importance of NAIOP as an advocate for the commercial real estate industry as a whole after events such as COVID-19, and as a path for prospective developers to meet stakeholders in markets they are not familiar.

In this episode, Nate Tovornik interviews Ben Kelley, Oxford Development’s Director of Planning and Development on commercial real estate topics ranging from Pittsburgh’s RIV zoning district to the importance of community and governmental relations as it pertains to permitting approvals. Explaining the relationship side of commercial real estate, Ben also shows the national importance of NAIOP as an advocate for the commercial real estate industry as a whole after events such as COVID-19, and as a path for prospective developers to meet stakeholders in markets they are not familiar.

17 min