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How Blockchain Will Revolutionize Commercial Real Estate
“Blockchain is to transactions what the internet was to information” — Steve Weikal In 2009, a mysterious person (or persons) named Satoshi Nakamoto published a white paper that introduced the world to bitcoin—a digital payment system that eliminated the need for financial institutions. For the cryptocurrency to work, transactions would need to be recorded […]
by Tyler Stewart • July 17, 2018
The Growing Demand for Class B Multifamily and What It Means for Investors
The qualities of class B multifamily units – clean, modern, yet affordable – are highly coveted by any renter in America. Now, baby boomers, millennials, and immigrants are set to compete for a product that is dwindling in supply. With developers focused on their more expensive class A counterparts, can the market keep pace with […]
by Tyler Stewart • April 25, 2018
How Will the New U.S. Tax Bill Impact Commercial Real Estate?
The new $1.5 trillion tax bill represents the most drastic changes to the U.S. tax code since 1986, and the commercial real estate market could be among the sectors most impacted. As an investor, this could spell big savings to your earnings and new investment opportunities in markets affected by job creation. To get […]
by Tyler Stewart • April 12, 2018
How to Evaluate Real Estate Deals Like a Sponsor Part 2
In part one of this two-part series, Paul Kaseburg, head of acquisitions at MG Properties introduced us to how sponsors evaluate real estate deals — the tools they use, the assumptions they make, and the metrics that investors should pay attention to. Now we go deeper into what Kaseburg considers the real value of […]
by Tyler Stewart • February 2, 2018
How to Evaluate Real Estate Deals Like a Sponsor Part 1
In previous articles, we’ve discussed the pivotal role real estate sponsors play in the success of an investment project. This week, we take a closer look at how sponsors evaluate real estate deals in order to give you a better understanding of what to look for when presented with an opportunity. Because there’s a lot […]
by Tyler Stewart • January 25, 2018