The Crowd Fund Real Estate Investor

Posts by Dr. Adam Gower

Real Estate for the Long Run

Real Estate for the Long Run Current market conditions and history favor investors with upper single-digit return expectations over a 10-year hold and an ample debt coverage cushion. Commercial Property Executive: Dr. Peter Linneman This appears to be a difficult investment environment in which to generate honest 15–20 percent returns, as pricing is full, rental…

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Navigating the New Opportunity Zones

Navigating the New Opportunity Zones Initial reviews of the federal Opportunity Zones Program suggest that it presents attractive incentives to infuse capital into underinvested areas. Do those opportunities outweigh the new initiative’s challenges? CPExecutive: by Alexandra Pacurar Through its opportunity fund, Fundrise is working on the rehabilitation of a mixed-use historic property in LeDroit Park…

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Deloitte 2019 Outlook Points to Increased Allocation to Real Estate

Deloitte 2019 Outlook Points to Increased Allocation to Real Estate Jim Berry, U.S. Real Estate leader at Deloitte & Touche LLP, joined the latest edition of Nareit’s REIT Report podcast to discuss Deloitte’s newly-released 2019 Commercial Real Estate Forecast. The outlook surveyed 500 global commercial real estate investors on the factors that will drive their…

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Caliber Announces First Opportunity Zone Project

Caliber Announces First Opportunity Zone Project Real Estate Investment Company to Build 170-Room Hotel at the Tucson Convention Center “Many investors with 2018 gains thought they lost their Opportunity Zone investment option due to the 180-day rule. Now they have the time they need to look at the program, evaluate fund partners like Caliber, and…

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Survey Shows Founders Ignored by VCs Are Succeeding With Equity Crowdfunding

Survey Shows Founders Ignored by VCs Are Succeeding With Equity Crowdfunding Women and people of color seldom win the backing of venture capitalists, but they have a promising alternative with equity crowdfunding. Entrepreneur: Eric ‘ERock’ Christopher Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. According to recent research done by Harvard Business School, women are…

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5 Smart Ways To Invest $100,000 And Minimize Risk

5 Smart Ways To Invest $100,000 And Minimize Risk Money Under 30: By Chris Muller Do you have $100,000 to invest? If so… lucky you. But that’s a big chunk of change. And you want to make sure you’re investing it appropriately, so you don’t lose it all. So in this article, I’ll show you…

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Rolling Out Operational Improvements Across Multiple Self-Storage Locations

Rolling Out Operational Improvements Across Multiple Self-Storage Locations As you expand your self-storage portfolio with additional locations, it becomes more difficult to roll out new operating procedures and improvements. Here are some strategies to successfully implement positive changes company-wide, no matter how many properties you operate. Inside Self Storage: Kenny Pratt As your self-storage portfolio…

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Home-price gains hit lowest rate in a year

Home-price gains hit lowest rate in a year Gains slid below 6% amid a slowing sales market The Real Deal: By Meenal Vamburkar U.S. home prices are continuing to lose steam. In August, annual home-price gains slid below 6 percent for the first time in a year, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index. The…

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