Brent Forsberg: Brent Forsberg has been active in real estate sales, investing, and development for 24 years in the Greater Lansing area. Currently, he is the President of TA Forsberg Inc, a firm with over 60 years of experience in road and sewer construction, and land development specializing in residential and light commercial and professional office.
Brent has led the sales teams of several large residential developments in the Greater Lansing and is a licensed broker involved in Forsberg Real Estate Company. T.A. Forsberg, Inc.’s projects have provided residential home sites for more than 1000 families within its premier lifestyle neighborhoods. He is currently involved in several urban sustainability and renewal projects within the Greater Lansing Area. Brent focuses on how to create stronger connected communities between local businesses, the arts, and residents through Place-Based Development and human scaled design.
Throughout his career, Brent has been active on many industries and non-profit boards including the National Homebuilders Sales and Marketing Council, the City of Mason Downtown Development Authority, and the Mason Chamber of Commerce Board, Lansing March of Dimes, The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) board, and is the 2020 President of the Greater Lansing Homebuilders Association. He is also active on many committees working on transportation issues, education, workforce development, and promotion of the arts.
Brent is an active speaker and has given talks, led design charrettes, and facilitated roundtables. Topics include market research, scale and design, and new homes sales. Venues have included the International Homebuilders Show, the University of Michigan, Lansing Community College, many local schools, neighborhood associations, trade associations, and non-profit groups.
Personally, Brent is an avid outdoorsmen enjoying alpine skiing and mountain biking with family and friends. He is an avid reader and enjoys writing as well. Brent enjoys cooking and participated in the celebrity chef auction for the March of Dimes for seven years. He loves working with people and being a small part of the growth in the Greater Lansing Region.
“A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.”
-Herb Caen, Journalist
Elevation. Okemos, MI
Approximately 390 Unit multi-family with 40,000 square feet of supporting commercial. Project Status: entitlements complete, ground breaking end of November. Value at completion approximately 76M .
2020 - 2021
University of Denver
M.S. Real Estate and the Built Environment
Tembo Homes. Lansing MI
Income based housing project aimed at being attainable for residents making 80% to 120% of the AMI for the target neighborhood. Project Status: Proof of Concept.
1997 - 2001
Hope College, Holland Michigan
B.A. Political Science