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WSO Hall of Fame: Real Estate ForumThe Wall Street Oasis Real Estate Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on the real estate industry. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews please navigate ...
WallStreetOasis.com
43 months 4 days ago
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Ground Up Multifamily Development - TimelineDoesn't need to be specific to Los Angeles, but for those who are on the development side (emphasis on residential rentals or for-sale), is there a general timeline/blueprint for the development process. Specifically prior to a shovel going into the dirt. Also, for those currently working developme...
SoCal-RE
18 min 46 sec ago
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Find a Flaw in this logic-Commercial Real EstateI am thinking of accepting an offer for a smaller commercial real estate firm which has some reach but not an overly developed platform for the asset class I am going in to. I am transitioning from 2 years of experience in a real estate related field and will be a broker for this company, this is al...
FinancialBarn
856 min 13 sec ago
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Question about CRE Lending compensation for Life CoHey all, I am curious as to the typical compensation in CRE Lending for a well-known life company. I was told for a first year analyst, 70k + 7.5-10 signing + 18-25k year-end bonus as considered good. I was wondering how this stacks up to bulge brackets as well? ...
Mavs41FTW
11 hour 26 min ago
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What do I need to get a Research Associate Real Estate position - and what actual skills do I need?I'm graduating soon with a liberal arts degree and looking for a job so that, come graduation, I'm not out on my ass with nothing to my name but a dirty smile and this bittersweet piece of paper. To be frank, I'm tired of being a poor arts student and I've always dallied with the idea of getting int...
Keile
02 hours 49 min ago
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Your worst work experiences Curious to hear some of your stories with firms in your career in the RE industry. I'm sure a lot of you had worked at small firms where it might have been a cluster fuck or you got hoodwinked into a position that wasn't what you thought it was. ...
jtl1002
463 hours 16 min ago
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Opex inflationWhat are everyone's thoughts on where opex inflation is headed going forward? Do y'all think it will track the CPI or will labor costs throw things off? Does anyone have any recommendations on further research? ...
Blake w Mitch and Murrary
78 hours 4 min ago
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Appraisal a good place to start?Hello guys, I am currently a sophomore in college interested in mainly Sales and Trading and maybe other IB related fields. I was wondering if a real estate appraisal internship would be a good place to start. I currently do not have any corporate experience at all. However, I don't have many other ...
Quanta
210 hours 11 min ago
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Real Estate LawyerI wanted to know if people had insight on a being Real Estate Lawyer. I'm in a position where Law School is a possibility but not sure really what they do. I would assume the contracts that are always signed for the big deals? I interned at a brokerage and the one of the head honchos mentioned that ...
Dick Whitman
410 hours 54 min ago
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Post Grad ActivitiesHi all, I'm in need of some recommendations on ways to beef up my resume post undergrad. I've always been pretty heavy on the extra curriculars, from Elementary to College and now that I'm out I am lost. After a recent job interview, it became apparent to me that most of the stuff I talked about/ my...
MonopolyMoney
012 hours 7 min ago
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Best way to learn Real Estate Waterfalls?Hi, I'm wondering if you guys know what the best way is to learn waterfalls? On the property level, I think I'm pretty good at understanding the analyses and basic return metrics that go with it. My firm is has investors so waterfalls are required and I'm wondering if anyone has a good tutorial or s...
sabrina91
713 hours 1 min ago
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What do you think of MIT RE program? The advantage is it's only one year program and top-tier. But it seems like it's not finance heavy. I got admitted into nyu's part time RE program but wondering if I should just quit my current 12hrs + job and study full-time so I can be fully committed and make the transition. Anyone can share opin...
lluuwang
1914 hours 23 min ago
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Best Financial Modeling Courses to TakeI'm an undergrad junior, and I'm trying to boost my resume and prepare for a summer internship by taking some financial modeling courses. I am taking REFM level 1 right now. The material is generally good, but not having a manual isn't ideal for some of the longer formulas. What courses would other...
BBA18
914 hours 36 min ago
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RE Finance --> REIBHello gents, I'm finishing up junior-year OCR season at my target, and lady luck hasn't been on my side. I've had 5 or 6 first round interviews with BBs mostly for capital markets roles, and only 1 superday. Im wondering what I can do during the summer to better my options for IB (hopefully REIB, bu...
GorillaSachs
171 day 53 min ago
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How do LIHTC developers make money?In the process of discussing a VP level position with an affordable developer (mostly 4% LIHTC deals). My background is primarily market rate value add multifamily and commercial. I was curious if they comp structure for affordable groups is similar or less than what it would be for a pure play equ...
egold70
311 day 2 hours ago
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Stockbridge Capital Real EstateHi, I am speaking with someone about a job at Stockbridge Real Estate. I've spoken to a few colleagues and most never heard of them. One told me to avoid. Do you have insight into the firm? There isn't anything online either and I don't want to make a decision based on the above. Thanks. ...
shure9
41 day 2 hours ago
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DST vs TICWas interested in hearing feedback on practical differences that exist between DST and TIC structures. Anyone have experience with a firm that has worked through both structures and has a preference for one over the other? ...
1901Monkey
31 day 2 hours ago
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UPREIT - Setup of REIT and Acquisition of 1031 Property - Tutorial Where Can I Learn?I'm looking for a tutorial on UPREITS. Primarily I would like to set up a REIT with my existing property - a stable foundation for the REIT, and attract additional property via 1031 transfers (UPREIT) or direct purchases of similar properties into the REIT. ...
MO_Developer
141 day 2 hours ago
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How common is it for Associates or VP's to get a piece of the equity as compensation for their acquisition work?How common is it for Associates or VP's to get, for example, a percentage of the acquisition entity (GP LLC) which acquires the property? ...
Niese
31 day 2 hours ago
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Investment Analyst Advice, what should I be doing different?Hello, I have been working for a commercial real estate firm for the past 4 years under it's Capital Markets Group selling its non-traded reit investment products. I'm trying to transition to an investment analyst role whether that means acquisitions and/or Asset Management but I seem to be having t...
wangotag
31 day 2 hours ago
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AIG commercial real estateIs anyone familiar with AIG based in NYC, how does their group run what types of deals, good rep, exit opps, the usual. Any interview questions, modeling tests? ...
C.R.E. Shervin
181 day 3 hours ago
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Regarding 1031 exchangesNever been on the buy or sell side of a 1031. Had a couple of general questions, and then one that's more opinion based. From the date that the sale/downleg closes, the investor has 45 days to identify replacement properties. Are there any cases where the 45 days can be extended, or is it pretty f...
egold70
21 day 3 hours ago
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Difference between Smaller CRE Firm and Big Shot CRE FirmHey all, I was curious to the differences between joining a smaller brokerage starting off in CRE as compared to a CBRE or JLL type. Is it the difference between you having a shot at succeeding and not having a shot? What really matters starting off? ...
FinancialBarn
101 day 3 hours ago
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How many of you other PE guys only use IRR?My group is small but widely known in our industry market backed by ex-Wall Street execs, NYSE CEOs, etc. I was shocked when I got here to find that they don't use NPV as an investment decision metric, strictly IRR and cash-on-cash, revenue growth prodictions. Is this a norm with other shops as well...
@RealDonaldTrump
281 day 3 hours ago
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100k SQFT Class A/B office expense ratio?I'm running some rough theoretical numbers on a deal for someone. If I'm building a 100,000sf Class A/B office building, and all leases are modified gross, are expenses going to exceed ~30%? I don't work a lot on this size of an asset. A new apartment building could operate at ~35% expenses...woul...
PacNumber
71 day 6 hours ago
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After graduating, is it smart to intern (part-time) so I can seriously self-study RE finance?I learned nothing in school, and need RE Finance to advance. (I've interned in tenant rep and acquisitions). After graduating, I plan to work part-time while learning the following links, in their entirety. I see there is real mobility if you know your RE finance and Excel, and it allows you to ask ...
FrankThaTank
21 day 7 hours ago
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MSRE/MSRED/MBA General Discussion ThreadWanted to start a general discussion for everyone applying to grad school. Thought we could discuss stats and others could give advice and feedback on the programs. ...
Bert_Breakfast
51 day 9 hours ago
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Best Real Estate Modeling course? REFM? BIWS? WSP?This is my first post to WSO so I hope I'm doing this correctly. Here's a little about myself... Job : 1 year doing corporate finance at Top 3 Bulge Bracket bank Undergrad : (Mid-Atlantic) Non-Target - Penn State, Maryland, UNC Major GPA: 3.7+ Internships: 1 year at Elite RE development firm that bu...
The_Duke_of_Wall_Street
271 day 21 hours ago
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Rhodes Associates 2016 REPE Comp Reporthttp://www.rhodesassociates.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Compensation_Study_2016_Rhodes_Associates-NYPEN.pdf ...
NealCaffrey
141 day 22 hours ago
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Career Advice - Not sure what my next move should beHey all, I've always found this board helpful so I figured I'd come back to WSO and see if I couldn't learn something or the other. I'm at a bit of a cross-roads and need some perspective, and maybe some ideas. I'm 25 going on 26, and starting to approach the point where I can no longer just dick ar...
emceedrive
22 days 1 hour ago
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What is your compensation in CRE Lending?Saw the great post on compensation in real estate finance (here: http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/what-is-your...) but wanted to drill down to the lending side of the business. Industry: Middle market lending Title: Analyst Market: nationwide Office: large southeastern MSA Shop Size: Small Expe...
CRE-Finance
232 days 6 hours ago
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Any info on Jonathan Rose Companies?Im looking for information and input on Jonathan Rose Companies. can anyone give me give me some insight on the company? ...
dinoRE
32 days 8 hours ago
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The Resmark CompaniesCurious if anyone has an informed opinion of this firm, specifically their west coast operations. I know they very recently purchased Malden Station in Fullerton (2016 Lennar-built 200 unit Class A mixed use development), but I'm not very familiar with their reputation, culture, etc. Appreciate the ...
bd.charlus
12 days 12 hours ago
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What do you know about TPG Real Estate Finance Trust?TPG REal Estate announced on Jan 9, 2015 the acquisition of a 75% stake in a $2.5B portfolio of high-yield RE loans from Deutsche Special Sits Group (Deutsche retained 25%). Looks like 11 professionals from DB's Special Sits Group joined a newly-created mortgage REIT (TPG Real Estate Finance Trust)....
World-Domination
82 days 14 hours ago
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This is what really caused the housing crisisThe 2008 housing crisis is almost always attributed to the practice of subprime lending. According to this article, there were other reasons for the crisis. 1) the change in lending practices and standards for private sector lending. As an example, the lenders used to use the three Cs: Credit, Capa...
tgi-finance
02 days 16 hours ago
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Please advise !! Got accepted Into MRED program at Columbia , Cornell and NYU ? Really confused I applied to the Real Estate Masters program at Columbia, Cornell and NYU for the Fall 2016. And by gods grace got accepted in all three program !! Now I need your help guys as I am really confused. Some detail about the about the programs - Program Length - Columbia 1 yr , NYU - 1.5 yrs , Cornell ...
djbravo
132 days 17 hours ago
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Thoughts on multifamily SBL underwriting position in NYCwhat are your thoughts on being a FHA multifamily SBL underwriting analyst at a company like jll, cbre, CW in NYC? Loans are 1-5m so I would have to guess you only see very small properties and outer borough properties in NYC. most borrowers would be individuals / "mom/pop" investors I imagine. is i...
dinoRE
22 days 23 hours ago
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CMBS Interview I have an upcoming interview with a CMBS conduit for an associate position in originations and wanted to know if some of you guys could provide me some insight on the following: - How much time does it take to close a loan from the day you received all the documentation packages? - What is a typical...
maddux
103 days 3 hours ago
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Is there an ideal spread between Unlevered and Levered IRRs?This is in regards to a ground-up multifamily deal. Do investors (in this case, institutional equity partners) look for a healthy spread between these two metrics? I would imagine if the levered IRR and untrended yield-on-cost meet investment criteria, the unlevered IRR would not matter. The boss ha...
CRE_Erector
183 days 10 hours ago
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Eastdil Secured NYC analyst hours and 1st Year CompLooking for feedback on Eastdil's analyst hours and first year compensation in NYC office? Also any feedback on what deal flow might be like now that Spies and Harmon are at Cushman ...
REBKWIZ90
103 days 12 hours ago
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Pref & Mezz - Takeout analysisAnyone here an expert in preferred equity investing or mezzanine lending? Trying to learn more about these spaces. Does the analysis basically look at the investment normally to see if the sponsor's assumptions are in line, and then a takeout analysis to make sure the sponsor will be able to financ...
MtnRE
63 days 13 hours ago
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Park Hill Group Real Estate (PJT) I have an interview with these but can't seem to find out much about them online other than- "The Park Hill Real Estate Group (PHREG) is a top-tier global real estate private equity financial advisor and placement firm for high-quality real estate investment managers and operators. Our team executes...
Macchiavelli11
223 days 16 hours ago
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Industrial Brokerage HousesAnyone know of any good industrial brokerage houses that focus on the tri-state area or should I just go with the big boys? ...
Pokemon Master
44 days 2 hours ago
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Directly emailing for a job when you are an experienced associate?Hey Guys, I'm currently an acquisitions associate with 4 years of experience in NYC and trying to move to a new company. I've made a list of companies that I'm interested in and am thinking about emailing directly to CEOs and senior acquisitions guys instead of relying on headhunters. Do you think t...
goodrealestateguy
04 days 9 hours ago
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CMBS Analyst at a 'permanent consulting'I am a recent grad with a finance background and have an interview coming up for a smaller company competing with the likes of Situs. The position is for a CMBS Analyst underwriting on agency and non-agency (Fannie and Freddie) loans internally within the company (mostly concentrated on the Multi-fa...
Gegor Lledoog
14 days 9 hours ago
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how to study for a lending analyst position interviewhow should i study for a lending analyst position interview with a mortgage reit like Ladder capital, Arbor realty trust etc? I don't have a background in the lending side of real estate so im not quite sure what to study. im coming from the equity side. i assume i should learn the different lending...
dinoRE
25 days 6 hours ago
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Underwriting Analyst to Development?Interviewing for an underwriting analyst role with a multifamily lender. Debt side role involving analyzing, processing and packaging multifamily and commercial loans. I eventually want to go into development or acquisitions. Not sure if this role would really be a good step in the right direction f...
jayflip21
125 days 6 hours ago
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Undergrad straight to Cornell MPS RE Possible?I was wondering whether anyone had any idea if Cornell's real estate program was nearly exclusively for experienced professionals? I know Columbia and MIT programs are but I can't find any information online definitively specifying whether or not they would consider an undergrad. ...
Pocket_Rockets
55 days 8 hours ago
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Megafund REPE Modeling TestHi Guys - thanks in advance for any info/insight provided. Have a modeling exam coming up for experience hire at megafund's real estate equity group (BX, Carlyle, KKR, Fortress, etc.). Can anyone shed some light on what this will entail? How granular of a model? What functionality do they want built...
FastFingersEddie
125 days 12 hours ago
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Graduating senior, career path? I'm graduating from a large state school with lots of alumni everywhere. I've got good experience, I'm personable, and I'm graduating with a 3.0 cum GPA (not fantastic). I'm trying to figure out if I want to do RE Development, or the RE finance side (REPE or REIT). I've had good experience working i...
mohit-asthana1
185 days 14 hours ago
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Harvard MDes - real estateDoes anyone here have any experience or thoughts on the Harvard real estate program? I know it is technically a Masters of Design degree, but it appears you can take courses in the business school, law school and at MIT which is interesting. Just wondering what the placement is like out of the progr...
ch66220
65 days 15 hours ago
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Top REPE Firms/Operators - SoFloWhat are some of the top PE firms or operators you've dealt with (or heard of) based out of South Florida? Some that come to mind for me are Related, Crescent Heights, and Kayne Anderson. Looking to expand this into a sizable list. ...
REAcquisitionsnyc
06 days 4 hours ago
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REPE lifestyle in comparison to vanilla PE?I was recently invited out with one of my friend's who works at relatively mid-size/large REPE firm in NYC. He was being entertained that night by a law firm partner. The next day I also tagged along again with their out-sourced/jv Asset Management team, the next night he went out with his insuran...
justcallmeBOND
16 days 10 hours ago
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Working for a draw at JLL?I am currently going through the interview process to work on a top brokerage team at JLL in a top 10 market. I graduated from a non-target about eight months ago. Since then I've been working for a PE consulting firm doing mostly due diligence on the buy-side of PE transactions. Although the work i...
mogul_wannabe
106 days 13 hours ago
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Investment Sales (Brokerage) Analyst Interview - Have CRE experience, but no finance experience!Hello - I have been offered an interview to a top tier investment sales oriented brokerage firm (think Eastdil, HFF, M&M). The position is an analyst opening to support a team, but I do not know the asset type they sell. I graduated from a non-target school with Liberal Arts degree and have sinc...
theofficeguy
101 week 9 hours ago
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What is everyone's opinion of: Castellan Real Estate PartnersI see these guys posting from time to time on the cornell-baker board. What kind of shop are they exactly? What is their reputation? Analyst/Associate comp? Exit ops? Would you want to work there, etc? Cheers! ...
EllisRedding
171 week 14 hours ago
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MM & Boutique REIBHi All, Is there a list or database out there where I could find what MM and Boutique Investment Banks have strong Real Estate groups? Even better if I can drill down by city... Doesn't necessarily have to be free but that's always better. Thanks! ...
theBEEGEES
21 week 15 hours ago
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Differences between BS Lender and Debt FundWSO - Was curious if anyone could go over some of the differences between balance sheet lenders and debt funds. I'm new to the RE world and would love to learn from some of the more experienced guys out there. Few things that come to my mind: Modeling: BS lenders usually take senior positions, debt ...
dipndunk
21 week 1 day ago
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What are the legalities of being a RE Syndicator? Do you need a broker's license to collect acquisition, DD or management fees?I am in the process creating an investment platform where I will essentially create deal flow pipeline and network relationships, gather all due diligence materials, do a preliminary back-of-envelope underwriting to see if meets parameters before sending over to my colleagues who will see if it shou...
Burton_Meade
61 week 1 day ago
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E-mailing Higher Ups about Job OpportunityHey guys -- So I am currently interning at a top brokerage firm in capital markets while I look for a job. I saw that a job posting came out for one of the companies I want, but it is the type where you have to send an email (with your cover letter and resume) to their HR e-mail and then they get ba...
PREequities
281 week 2 days ago
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Analyst at brokerage shopSo I have a phone screen tomorrow for an Analyst at a Commercial advisory shop. Qualifications are pretty much all "preferred" for things like valuation and Argus and such. Had an internship with investment shop with no modeling and now I'm full time entry level at a F20 doing finnancial analyst stu...
yankss101
11 week 3 days ago
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Equity RaisingSo I have an interesting idea and I need some input on this. I've got about 3 different structures in my mind on how to actually do this but want to hear y'alls opinion on things. Here's what I have: I'm connected with some wealthy individuals who are interested in investing in real estate. I also w...
CRE SC
01 week 3 days ago
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Multifamily Lending Exit OpsWhat would be potential exit ops for someone in an Analyst role with a top lender? Mainly speaking towards roles not REPE. ...
yankss101
31 week 3 days ago
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Boutique NYC brokerage shopsWhat is the concensus on boutique NYC shops specifically Investment Sales? I see a lot of small shops in the area. Who do these guys do deals with? obviously your big time developers/operators will be mostly using the big guys. Searching through LinkedIn a lot of guys at these don't really come from...
jtl1002
151 week 3 days ago
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What are some recommended commercial real estate news websites and blogs?What are some recommended commercial real estate news websites and blogs that you read on a daily basis? Thanks ...
opus1723
121 week 3 days ago
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Hotel TaxesAnyone have a better understanding of taxes a hotel would undergo? Obviously property taxes is the biggest one (My model has it at about 8-9% of revenue) but are there any income taxes or other taxes that would impact NOI materially? ...
-caP1taL1sm..
41 week 4 days ago
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"Real Estate Investment Banking"I currently work on the principal side at a small, boutique PE practice that specializes in MF and senior living, but I have recently been interested in what I hear as "real estate investment banking." I realize this is different than actual RE investment banking (M&A, ECM, DCM, etc. for real es...
@RealDonaldTrump
61 week 4 days ago
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NYU MSRE - Full-timeIf attending the full time MSRE program at NYU, do students also intern while they are working? From looking at the curriculum online, it seems like each class only meets at night once a week for 2.5 hours. If I'm taking four classes a semester, it doesn't seem out of the question to also intern dur...
Bert_Breakfast
11 week 5 days ago
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Georgetown Masters real estate admission decisionHi guys, anybody hear back from Georgetown with an admission decision for the masters in RE program. It's been a few weeks since I submitted, so I am a little nervous, thanks! ...
adrian-monk
121 week 5 days ago
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Current students/alum NYU MSREStarting this Fall and have a bunch of questions. If any of the above is cool with a long PM let me know. ...
CTLax45
101 week 5 days ago
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Tier 1 MSRE?What are the tier 1 MSREs? For example, Tier 1 MSF is Vandy, WUSTL, MIT; Tier 1 MBA is H/S/W. Does MSRE have a Tier 1? Looking for one that place well into REPE/Acquisitions/REIT in NYC/LA/Other Tier 1/2cities. ...
jnijnijn
51 week 6 days ago
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CRE Bank Lending vs Life Co LendingI'm currently a 2nd/3rd year analyst (soon to be associate this summer) at a bank in CRE Lending (major metro). I've been looking/interviewing over the past few months to move to the equity side, however I've been getting frequently contacted by recruiters regarding associate positions at Life Cos (...
Apricots
352 weeks 4 hours ago
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Quit or Keep my back office job to pursue MS Real Estate program? - HelpI just got accepted into NYU's MS Real Estate program, and I am currently considering the following options. Quit my current job and study full-time Keep my current job and study part time Can you guys please provide your insight into the two different strategies? Either cases, I will be looking fo...
bewithys
132 weeks 8 hours ago
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Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac - What closing/misc costs will they/won't they finance?Assuming a $10MM purchase price and $200,000 in total closing costs (legal, due diligence, etc), will Freddie and Fannie finance the $200,000 as part of the overall LTV? If they were willing to go 70%, would it be only on the purchase price and the closing costs would be funded by equity 100%? Also...
egold70
02 weeks 9 hours ago
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What non-real estate success/strategy/life organization BOOK has had the great ROI thus far in your life?As we are in 2017 and am sure we are all looking to get the most out of the coming year, this topic could be useful to us all. To answer my own question, I would say Think and Grow Rich^ having read it or listened to it (via YouTube while working, walking or cleaning apt) many times over the past fe...
Moshe_NYC
22 weeks 9 hours ago
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Best way to Prep for Career in CRE Brokerage?I am 2 years out of school currently employed on the residential lending side. I am transitioning over to investment sales brokerage for a boutique in a secondary city. I was curious as to the best way to approach learning as much as possible before I get into this position, obviously a lot is learn...
FinancialBarn
242 weeks 11 hours ago
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MSRESorry if these have been answered somewhere else but decided to make a thread anyways.. 1) if someone has a crap undergrad GPA (from a reputable non target) but a couple years of quality work experience are they still regarded as a candidate assuming good recommendation letters? I know NYU does not ...
jtl1002
82 weeks 1 day ago
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NYU Masters Real Estate vs. Non-Ivy MBAI'm currently considering attending NYU's MS in Real Estate program part-time but have noticed certain job descriptions for positions within certain CRE investmente firms prefer or sometimes require either an MBA or CFA (outside of some REPE, i noticed a job for Allstate that mentioned this requirem...
david927
632 weeks 1 day ago
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When do most lenders go back to work after the New Year? I'm working on a project where I will have to reach out to many lenders and wanted to know when they will be (as a majority) be back to work. Several of my finance friends are off until the 4th of January, but was hoping that most re bankers/lenders are operational tomorrow, Jan 2nd. Excuse the basi...
Moshe_NYC
22 weeks 1 day ago
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How many of us are making over $250k?I have seen this question bandied about on other analyst/investment forums and was curious about what percentage of us WSO Real Estate members working in the industry pass this benchmark (and at what title/position and asset class/investment method (PE, Development, Owner/Operator Acq shop etc). I a...
Willem_I_Am
352 weeks 1 day ago
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Looking Forward - 2017What product type do you think is going to be the favorite for 2017? Obviously multi has been leading the way for a few years now, but most will agree we are starting to see some cracks there. Retail is still trying to figure out their new world of e-commerce. Industrial/warehouse will still be ther...
LifeCoMoney
112 weeks 1 day ago
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No clear Career page-want to get my application inHey all, So I have an offer with a full service brokerage firm that isn't very large and think I can do better (proven sales skills, excelled at both prior positions I had). The issue is I am transitioning into different non local market, what's the best way to get my resume into a decision makers h...
FinancialBarn
22 weeks 1 day ago
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Performing Due Diligence for Investing in Real Estate DevelopmentHow do I perform due diligence for investing in a real estate development project? A real estate developer showed me a couple of the projects he's working on. They seemed like good investments. 10% a year for the first 5 years + 20% IRR. What sort of due diligence can I perform? I want to make sure ...
superandy241
42 weeks 2 days ago
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RE loan assets management I come from the equity side so i am familiar with Asset Management in regards to property assets. what does asset management for a loan / portfolio of loans entail? ...
dinoRE
162 weeks 2 days ago
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Accounting HelpHello, I am hoping someone can provide me with practice or videos on how to input journal entries for a property's operations. I am trying to get into real estate and may have an opportunity for a accountant position. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thank you, ...
Tbailey67
02 weeks 4 days ago
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Currently work for a developer - great job opportunity with our broker - how to approach this awkward transitionI am currently an analyst for a developer and have been approached by one of my colleagues/friends on a very successful investment sales brokerage team regarding a potential opportunity to join them as an associate/analyst. To be clear: my buddy who I've been i contact with is a senior analyst, not ...
JPeluci
32 weeks 4 days ago
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Anyone here at the Columbia MRED?How is the program? Is it comparable to a USC or MIT? Some of the electives at Columbia look great and the ability to intern during the school year seems like a huge plus. Is the alumi network strong and do companies actually come on campus to recruit? ...
greekmyth
02 weeks 4 days ago
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What should I do about this deal?Hello everyone- I'm posting under an anonymous account to retain a little anonymity, but I regularly post on this forum and appreciate all the good discussion it generates. I am known as the "real estate guy" in my family, so a couple of my brothers/inlaws have come to me with a proposal recently. 5...
this is a burner account
32 weeks 5 days ago
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PE -> REPEUnsure if this topic is more appropriate for the Private Equity Forum but here goes nonetheless... I'm currently at a generalist middle market "corporate" private equity firm and have always been interested in real estate. I'm considering a move into repe next and was wondering if any others had mad...
elmerbobst
02 weeks 5 days ago
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USC MRED Acceptance Rate?Hi, I am thinking of applying to the USC MRED program and was wondering how competitive they are. To my understanding, experience in real estate is a must. I have several years of equity research under my belt and also close to a year and half in underwriting real estate loans (including transaction...
ERGirl
02 weeks 5 days ago
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Recapping An Asset w/ Owned by Multiple EntitiesI've never come across this (all exits I've seen have effectively transferred the asset to a new owner entirely) but have heard of it happening; has anyone been involved in a transaction like this where the LP wanted out/Sponsor stayed with the deal or vice-versa? Or better yet, where the ownership ...
cpgame
112 weeks 6 days ago
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Multifamily Equity Raise / Proposal TemplateHey folks, Appreciate your help in advance. A couple partners and I have found equity backers for a multifamily deal we will be acting as principal or GP on. We are agreed in theory (we are under contract with the seller), but I'd like to put together a more formalized deck for future use. I have ...
CaR
82 weeks 6 days ago
0
who's got the hookup on english translations for developers filings for israeli bonds??This stuff is probably interesting but i failed out of hebrew schoolhttp://www.tase.co.il/Eng/General/Company/Pages/co... ...
scott hartnell
02 weeks 6 days ago
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Why does the promote go down when a property is refinanced?Promotes are hard for me to begin with, but our CEO has asked a question which I can't figure out to save my life and I would really appreciate the insight of some of smarter monkeys than I. When I do a promote calculation on a development, the value of the promote (the extra 20% or so the partner ...
luv2speed
62 weeks 6 days ago
+2
Why Don't Brokers Respond to Emails?I work for a family office and this is the first time in my life I've been involved in the deal sourcing process, so maybe I am doing something wrong on my end. But I'm kind of confused why I'm getting such a low response rate from emailing brokers. They sell commercial real estate, I write them an...
Pokemon Master
202 weeks 6 days ago
0
What do you look for (and what models do you use) to evaluate/value "buying paper" on single assets?Anyone who is actively doing this at the moment or has experience in these types of instrument acquisitions, any guidance would be greatly appreciated. If I had a model that quantifies the process that would be helpful (and I would be happy to share whatever I have with you.). Thanks. ...
Willem_I_Am
12 weeks 6 days ago
0
US job opportunities for foreignersHi guys, I work in an Italian Asset Management/private equity firm of real estate investment funds (european version of REITS). I have 3+ years of experience (think of an associate level) in the financial analysis and business development, and I would like to know about the opportunities for foreign...
Italianbanker
483 weeks 10 hours ago
+1
Breaking into acquisitions from Equity research??Hi, I want to break into RE acquisition roles, but I realized I want to do this pretty late in the game, and am feeling pretty hopeless as I don't have any relavant experience. My bankground is as follows: School: semi-target BBA in finance and accounting (think Emory, Duke, Vanderbilt, etc) Job: Eq...
Dreaming
93 weeks 1 day ago
+2
CREFC CMBS E-PrimerAny real estate monkeys out there willing to share a copy of the CMBS E-Primer? I'm an analyst at a RE debt and equity brokerage shop and am doing more CMBS business than at my past company. Looking to better understand the mechanics of CMBS. Certainly have RE related educational content to swap. ...
PHLrealestate
53 weeks 3 days ago
+5
HFF Drug Test Summer InternHi monkeys, I have an offer for a summer internship at HFF in a large city (think NY, LA, Chicago). When I signed my offer letter it mentioned a drug test. Do any of you have experience to know when it would be? Would it be in May/June before I start or sometime this month (I just signed the offer l...
spunkyfunkymonkey
463 weeks 4 days ago

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