Metrostudy Names Dennis Handler Regional Director for Southern California

Irvine, CA – November 18, 2014   Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company, announced today the appointment of Dennis Handler as Regional Director for Metrostudy’s Southern California markets.

Handler joins Metrostudy with over 15 years of residential real estate marketing and development and corporate finance for Fortune 500 and international companies.  This extensive experience has provided Dennis with a diversified understanding and knowledge base that has proven to be an invaluable resource for his clients. He most recently was an independent consultant for public and private builders, including D.R. Horton, Williams Homes and K. Hovnanian.  Additionally, he has provided extensive due diligence and market analysis for public and private residential developers, focusing on land and fee development budgets, entitlements and permits, strategic marketing, competitive analysis, and project management for projects located throughout California and Saudi Arabia.

“Dennis is a highly experienced professional and he makes a strong addition to the Metrostudy team,” said Mike Castleman, Metrostudy’s Western U.S. Senior Vice President. Handler will oversee all operations for Metrostudy’s Southern California market, including consulting with builders, developers and financial institutions regarding housing and economic market conditions.

For information contact
Danielle Fiore
(813) 361-5592

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