Michael Cohen
Director of Advisory Services
PPR, a CoStar company

Michael Cohen serves as Director of Advisory Services with PPR. Under Mr. Cohen’s leadership, PPR’s Advisory Services provides a range of services to a client list that represents a “Who’s Who” of global real estate capital (both equity and debt). Mr. Cohen also follows, analyzes, and provides consulting on the state of the U.S. housing market, both rental and for-sale product, tailoring his research in this area to the needs of PPR’s diverse client base. Another area of prime consulting is the relative performance of the U.S. office market. He is the author of several white papers on the state of the apartment market, including The End of the Housing Party: Will Commercial Real Estate Investors Wake Up With a Hangover? and When Will Apartment Landlords Be Fundamentally In Good Shape? He regularly speaks to industry organizations, is often quoted in the national press, and has appeared on both CNBC and Bloomberg Television. Prior to joining PPR, Mr. Cohen worked for leading analyst firms in both the real estate and technology industries. He received his B.A. from SUNY at Buffalo, J.D. from Cornell Law School, and M.B.A. from the Carroll Graduate School of Management at Boston College.