What Is A Value-Add Multifamily Investment? Part I

What Is A Multifamily Value-Add Investment?

Imagine finding an old piece of furniture in a second-hand shop. You know you can breathe new life into it, and make it sparkle, so you bring it home and spruce it up. A couple of years later, you sell the piece of furniture to someone else who loves how you made this piece of […]

Climate Risk & Real Estate: Where Are The Risks & The Opportunities?

Climate Risk & Real Estate

Climate risk: the term was almost unknown until recently. But storm clouds are figuratively forming for real estate assets – particularly commercial assets –  that are located in areas of the country where severe or frequent climatic events are taking place.  Climate risk now figures prominently in everything from the planned rate hikes of giant […]

101 Questions to Ask Before Investing in a Real Estate Syndication

101 Questions to Ask Before You Invest In A Syndication

101 Questions to Ask Before Investing in a Real Estate Syndication Ok, so you have chosen to invest in a real estate syndication, you’ve signed the PPM (private placement memorandum) then you have wired your funds. That’s it, you’re invested now. What you should know before this point. Beyond this stage, you have no control […]

Stocks vs Real Estate: A Comparison of Risks

Stocks Vs Real Estate

Investment risk can be defined as the probability or likelihood of occurrence of losses relative to the expected return on any particular investment. Stating simply, it is a measure of the level of uncertainty of achieving the returns as per the expectations of the investor.  I am sure you have read the investment warnings – […]

What Exactly Is A Real Estate Syndication?

What exactly is a syndication?

What Exactly is a Real Estate Syndication? A syndication, in simple terms, is a group investment whereby a group of investors pools their resources (capital, knowledge, or expertise) to invest in a particular project together. Real estate syndication entails the concept of investors who pool their resources to invest in commercial real estate assets, such […]

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide To Investing In Real Estate

There are TONS of ways to get involved in real estate investing. This is why those who do it love it, but it’s also why those who haven’t yet taken the plunge are left feeling completely overwhelmed and intimidated. If you’re one of those spectators on the outside looking in, rest assured that there are […]

What is ESG? And How Can it Improve Your Investment Strategy?

What is ESG and How Can it Improve Your Investment Strategy?

What is ESG? ESG – Environmental, Social, and Governance –is an investment strategy that proposes the idea that putting your money to work with companies that strive to make the world a better place will also lead to better, more reliable returns. In the past decade, market returns from companies that rate well on ESG […]

Real Estate vs. Stocks: Which Is The Best Investment For You?

stocks vs real estate which is the best investment for you?

Real Estate vs. Stocks: Which is the Best Investment for You? Investment risk can be defined as the probability or likelihood of occurrence of losses relative to the expected return on any particular investment.  While every investment has risk, some investments have more risk than others. You’ve read this or some variation before every investment […]

7 Steps To Investing In Your First Real Estate Syndication

For the vast majority of people, buying a home can be fairly straightforward, but when it comes to real estate syndications, that can be a bit more intimidating. You’ve made the decision to buy a house, you narrow down prime neighborhoods you would like to live, the features of the home you “must-have” vs “would-like-to-have”, […]

How to Review a Real Estate Syndication Investment Summary

how investment summaries can help you determine if a deal is good

A Real Estate Syndication Investment Summary: Tips On What to Look For to Find a Good Deal Virtually every question you will have can most likely be answered within the investment summary if it is drafted well. You can expect to see the business plan, underwriting analyses, market and submarket data, as well as the […]