Darin Mellott consults with the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute on regional and national economic activity, with a focus on commercial real estate.  Mr. Mellott is the Director of Research and Analysis for CBRE’s Southwest Region, which includes Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and Tucson. In this role, he analyzes the impact of economic developments on property markets, identifies market trends, helps formulate “house views” and consults with clients. Darin is also a part of CBRE’s Americas Research Leadership Team and has authored various national and global papers for the firm.