It's become a season here at the Business Record: The commercial real estate roundtable. Five discussions each focused on a specific sector of the market. We'll be featuring the conversations and our key takeaways in the Annual Real Estate Magazine, which will be unveiled at our 2019 Commercial Real Estate Trends and Issues Forum.

The land roundtable had the following experts:

Curtis Brown, assistant city manager and director of economic development, city of Urbandale

Nick Halfhill, president, Landmark Development Services

Dennis Reynolds, owner, Reynolds Urban Design and Urban Planning

Aimee Staudt, vice president and director of development, Knapp Properties