Tony joined the Cass Business School as Professor of Real Estate Economics in January 2003. He had been since 1988 Director of Research at Investment Property Databank, undertaking the development real estate research and information services including a forecasts, market analysis, tenant risk assessment. He produced many commissioned reports and conference papers on issues such as property cycles and investor performance. He also led the introduction of new real estate index and benchmarking services in Scandinavia and Canada. Through the 1970s and 1980s, Tony worked on urban and regional development projects in government, at the Centre for Environmental Studies, and was a Partner of Property Market Analysis.