Why Invest in Value-Add Properties?

Posted on Jul 31, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Why Invest in Value-Add Properties?

When investing in any kind of commercial real estate, the number one rule is: expect risks. Yes, there are rewards, and depending on where and how you invest, they are substantial But there is always an element of risk, and it is critical that we keep this at the forefront. Not so we shy away […]

Boutique Extended Stay Hotel Market Resilience

Posted on Jul 15, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Boutique Extended Stay Hotel Market Resilience

To say we’re living in strange times is, perhaps, the biggest understatement of the year. There are few areas of our lives and work that COVID-19 has not affected, from stay-at-home orders, masks as the new normal, school shut-downs, and endless Zoom meetings (hopefully with pants on). The economy has not been immune either, and […]

How Has Extended Stay Been Affected by COVID-19?

Posted on Jul 10, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
How Has Extended Stay Been Affected by COVID-19?

In an economy shredded by COVID-19, there have been some major winners and some major losers in terms of profitability. Big-chain hotels with one-to-three-night average stays landed on the not-so-lucky list.  With travel screeching to a halt and stay-at-home orders in place, most chain hotels were forced to shut down completely, losing an incredible amount […]

Detailed Underwriting Is the Secret Sauce

Posted on Jul 7, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Detailed Underwriting Is the Secret Sauce

We invest in strategically located, ground-up developments and income-producing real estate throughout California, New York, and key cities in the Southeastern and Southwestern U.S., particularly in the underserved secondary or tertiary markets. Types of assets we bring to market include: Apartment Buildings: Stabilized and Non-Stabilized Land Development: Apartment, Condo, Ground-Up, Building Conversion Mixed Use: Apartment […]

How to Do a Quick Multifamily Deal Analysis

Posted on Jun 30, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
How to Do a Quick Multifamily Deal Analysis

In boom times and uncertain times alike, multifamily investments historically offer a safe harbor. That does not mean, however, that you can afford to neglect your due diligence when considering making a move in this market segment. A multifamily deal analysis is a must in terms of evaluating opportunities, pricing, returns, and short- and long-term […]

Multifamily Investing a Relatively Safe Harbor

Posted on Jun 15, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Multifamily Investing a Relatively Safe Harbor

2020 came in with a bang, and it has not let up since. We have seen unprecedented changes globally, nationally, and, of course, in our own communities and workplaces as the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, swept in on a wave of uncertainty, tumult, and, it is predicted, long-term impacts to not only our economy but also […]

5 Reasons to Consider Multifamily Real Estate Investing

Posted on May 31, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
5 Reasons to Consider Multifamily Real Estate Investing

When seeking out ways to build and/or diversify your portfolio and generate revenue, it is worth investigating multifamily real estate investing opportunities. Over the last 25 years, the multifamily has delivered the highest average annual total returns of any commercial real estate sector – and with low volatility. Nearly 60% of all commercial lending dollars […]

California’s Rent Control

Posted on May 21, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
California’s Rent Control

California recently became the second state to enact rent control in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. They have now joined Oregon as the two states to put laws in place protecting renters. This is in addition to California’s Tenant Protection Act of 2019. Key Impacts of the California Tenant Protection Act of 2020 The […]

Going From High Income to High Net Worth

Posted on May 19, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Going From High Income to High Net Worth

Wealth is not about how much money you make or spend. It’s about how much you keep. The true definition of being wealthy is having assets continually generating income that exceed your standard of living. Most millionaires do earn higher than average incomes, according to several studies – but even some of the top 2% […]

Are Private Equity Real Estate Investments Less Volatile?

Posted on May 15, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Are Private Equity Real Estate Investments Less Volatile?

Are private equity real estate investments less volatile? We’ll give you the short answer: yes. While no investment is ever 100% risk-free or without ups and downs (certainly the real estate market is not immune to unsettled periods, as we well remember from 2008), compared to the stock market, you are relatively insulated. When you […]