|Michael Schall||President, CEO|
|Barb Pak||EVP, CFO|
|Alexander Goldfarb||Piper Sandler|
|Jeff Spector||Bank of America|
|Rich Hill||Morgan Stanley|
|John Kim||BMO Capital Markets|
|Brad Heffern||RBC Capital Markets|
|John Pawlowski||Green Street|
|Neil Malkin||Capital One Securities|
|Chandni Luthra Newton||Goldman Sachs|
Good day, and welcome to the Essex Property Trust First Quarter 2022 Earnings Conference Call.
As a reminder, today's conference call is being recorded. Statements made on this conference call regarding expected operating results and other future events are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties.
Forward-looking statements are made based on current expectations, assumptions and beliefs as well as information available to the company at this time. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated.