One of my all time heroes of real estate,Sam Zell, celebrates his 70th birthday today! Happy birthday to a man who proves that investment savvy is acquired, not born. Zell made his reputation as a visionary real estate investor in the late 1980's … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday to the Gravedancer!
The Moody's Commercial Property Price Index (CPPI) data reported Aug. 29 for Q2 2011 indicates commercial real estate prices showed a 5% uptick from the Q1 low. I'd previously stated in my 2011 Forecast I felt the bottom had been hit in Q3 of 2010, … [Read more...] about Moody’s Index Reports 5% gain in CRE valuations
Isn't this is a beautiful building? I got an email with this picture and liked it so much I went to the Adelphia Building Auction website to see more. The online brochure is excellent, and the pics made me think, man, this is a trophy asset. … [Read more...] about Location, Location, Location
I am quite excited and grateful to finally have a platform for sharing my 30 plus years of real estate experience with you. And, to show my gratitude I am offering my 2012-2013 Commercial Real Estate Forecast to you FREE. Download and … [Read more...] about Commercial Real Estate Forecast
We’ve all done it. Anyone who invests in real estate is bound to make a clunker deal sooner or later. I’ve been in this business for over 25 years and have made plenty of mistakes, and am always reminded that experience is what you get right after … [Read more...] about The Top 5 Mistakes of Beginning Commercial Real Estate Investors