Cory Boatright’s “A-Ha!” Moment

[DJ here. This is a guest post from Cory Boatright, who is one of the smartest people I know. Not only that, he’s also one of the most giving people I’ve ever worked with. I have some thoughts about his post, but I’m putting them at the bottom so you...

Active vs. Passive Investing

There are only 24 hours in a day. How would you rather spend your time? Finding and executing on investment properties? Or talking to active investors and receiving returns from the comfort of your home? The primary difference between being an active investor and a...

Equity Splits in Real Estate Syndications

“The deal is an 8 pref with 70/30 equity split.” Got it? No? Welcome to the world of equity splits, where deal makers throw around words like “preferred” and “waterfall.” If you’re new to syndications, these terms can be...

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Over the past eight years, 8.9 million households have formed in the U.S., an average of 1.1 million per year. With this in mind, the number of people in the prime renter-age is expected to continue growing over the next few years. 2018 Multifamily Rent Growth Ends...

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The Rate of Return on Everything – real estate outperforms every other asset class in both absolute returns, and it’s even better on a risk-adjusted basis (aka the Sharpe Ratio), via Viking Capital. 23 Life Choices that Are In Your Control, via Brad Feld...

Ten Questions to Ask About Every Real Estate Investment

Adam recently interviewed experienced passive investor Jeremy Roll on the Creative Real Estate Podcast. He had so many good tips about investing that we turned them into a blog post. First, a little about Jeremy: Jeremy Roll, a real estate and business investor for...