Ben Lemming is director of Client Services for Greystar. He is responsible for identifying acquisition and development opportunities in Central and West Texas and matching them with current and prospective Greystar clients, strategically growing the management portfolio, and establishing and nurturing relationships with a multitude of multifamily owners, developers, financiers, and brokers. Ben serves as the primary contact for clients seeking management, consulting, and due diligence services within Central and West Texas. Additionally, he is responsible for tracking changing market conditions, recent transactions, cap rate and price trends, and new management technologies. Previous to his current role, Ben was a market and financial analyst with Greystar in both Dallas and Chicago. Active in the multifamily industry since 2005, Ben joined Greystar in 2006 through the acquisition of JPI, and held positions with RREEF in Chicago prior to that. During that time, he evaluated acquisition opportunities, feasibility of new developments, optimal value-add strategies, and procedural efficiencies. His experience with a variety of clients, asset types, and markets has strengthened his knowledge of the varying dynamics within the multifamily industry. Ben is a graduate of Santa Clara University. He resides in Austin, Texas, and is a current member of the Real Estate Council of Austin.