Leigh Warner

Senior Director - Research, JLL

 Leigh Warner

Leigh is a Senior Director of Research for JLL, based in Brisbane.  He leads JLL’s residential and alternative sectors research nationally, as well as overseeing Queensland research across all sectors and the firm’s macroeconomic research.

Leigh is an experienced industry researcher with over eighteen years’ experience in commercial property and economics. In addition to over 12 years with JLL, Leigh spent nearly three years in research and strategy for LaSalle Investment Management and almost five years’ at the start of his career in economics focused roles at the Reserve Bank of Australia and Queensland Treasury.

Leigh also has had a strong interest and experience in the community housing sector, serving five year as a non-executive director of 4Walls Limited until its merger with Compass Housing. He holds an honours degree in Economics from the University of Queensland.

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Thursday 29 August 2019
3.30pm – 5.00pm

Minor concurrent session

Build-to-rent: an affordable solution?

The build-to-rent model has succeeded in many other countries but is yet to take off in Australia. Could build-to-rent become an effective and appropriate pathway to increase housing supply in Australia, and does it have the potential to offer affordable housin... view