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Podcast: The Changing Landscape of Education

Podcast: The Changing Landscape of Education

Education and skills are the prerequisites to productivity … whether as an entrepreneur, investor or employee. Parents will often pay more for housing in a good school district. But the world has changed a lot in the last 30 years. Conventional education has become much more expensive, but is it more valuable?  Has it kept …

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Podcast: Exploring Hot Market Niches with a Super Syndicator

Podcast: Exploring Hot Market Niches with a Super Syndicator

“The riches are in the niches” is a common expression around entrepreneurial circles … and for good reason. Just ask today’s guest … a good friend and former student of ours who’s raised more than 350 million dollars in syndication capital in the last 7 years in MANY different niches. From multifamily and resort property …

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Renting to the rich is finding fans among professional investors …

While the rest of the world fixates on the Fed’s latest interest rate bloviation, we’re taking a mini-vacation from Fed watching to focus on something a lot more fun. Jones Lang LaSalle recently released their Global Resort Report for 2019 and it’s got some investing intelligence we think you’ll find interesting and useful. As our long-time audience …

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GDP blowout pales compared to THIS market’s growth …

The Q1 numbers are in and the U.S. GDP came in at a robust 3.2% … MUCH better than expected.  While it can be argued there’s some fluff hiding under the hood … with growing inventories masking lackluster consumer spending …  … the financial media are describing 3.2% growth as a “big upside surprise,” “upbeat,” and a “blowout.”  That’s a lot of …

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Resort Rehab Riches

Houses aren’t the only properties in need of a little facelift. Hotels often need their own dose of tender loving care. Like any investment property, resorts come in all shapes and sizes … and some have major management issues. When a hotel is poorly the managed the result isn’t pretty … it’s often downright ugly. …

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08/30/15: In Search of Yield – Going Global

08/30/15: In Search of Yield – Going Global

Just as ancient hunter-gatherers would migrate in search of sustenance, real estate investors today might be well-served to migrate into new markets and product types to find yields. In this first episode in our series on finding yield, we go WAY outside the box of little green houses and red hotels on Main Street USA…and take …

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10/12/14: Ask The Guys – Making Wise Choices in Your Real Estate Investing

10/12/14: Ask The Guys – Making Wise Choices in Your Real Estate Investing

Life as a real estate investors means making choices between the many options available. In this episode of Ask The Guys, we take on a pile of listener questions that have to do with choosing. Making the choice to be in the studio for this decidedly interesting episode: Your choosy host, Robert Helms His cheesy …

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