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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
41 month 3 weeks ago
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Are deals falling out due to higher rates?You guys see a ton of deals across several markets and asset classes. Are deals falling out of escrow or getting re-traded due to higher rates? Has this bump in rates caused you or your firm to pass on certain deals? ...
PacNumber
131 min 13 sec ago
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Falling Rents - Time to Run for the Hills?For all of the multifamily monkeys out there, what's your outlook on the rental rates in major markets? I've been reading more and more gloomy reports on free-falling effective (and even asking) rents in all of the major markets, particularly SF and NYC. The supply of outrageously priced and over-am...
brosephstalin
128 min 10 sec ago
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Yield on Development CostsWhat yields are everyone seeing when it comes to development costs? Mainly interested in multifamily. We all know that developers make their money on the spread between yield on development costs and selling cap rate. However, I have heard conflicting reports that the spread is almost non existent o...
TeddyTheBear
6536 min 58 sec ago
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Who the fuck is buying anything right now??Every single deal that comes across my desk these days is just insanely expensive. With the uncertainty of interest rates, how the fuck is anyone buying anything at these prices and do they realistically expect any sort of return? Thoughts monkeys? ...
Noskyhigh
939 min 5 sec ago
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When does the promote split actually occur?I am curious to know from those in the GP space, about the timing of the promote splits. I know its easier when you have fixed NNN lease, but how does it work when the cash flow is sporadic. Example: Let's say there is a hotel, where the total equity from the GP/LP is $2 million. The promote is 8% a...
TeddyTheBear
757 min 5 sec ago
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Sale-LeasebackWhat is a sale leaseback? I understand it is when the same seller of the space / property leases back a that same space / property, but what are the benefits for both parties? Example if possible? Thanks. ...
NYCRE18
31 hour 33 min ago
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what is the correct abbreviation for thousands, millions, & billions in a financial context?What is the correct abbreviation for thousands, millions, billions and trillions in a financial context? From what I have read online "In metric, you'd use M (mega) for million, G (giga) for billion and T (tera) for trillion." I have seen and used M for million but that can represent thousands to s...
geology rocks
21 hour 52 min ago
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RE Fund Management and MBA ProgramsMy goal is to secure a fund/portfolio management role at a reputable REPE firm. I understand this takes time, but I have a passion and motivation to devote my life to this line of business. I've spent a good amount of time thinking about it. I have 4 years of experience at a well known REIT and a gl...
ConceptNE
62 hours 37 min ago
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I don't have the background for RE PE, so plan to pay dues doing commercial sales and then make the transition. I lack the education (liberal arts major, non target) and re experience to get RE PE so was thinking I could hustle and get a sales associate position in commercial real estate brokerage and then after a few years transition over to a RE PE firm. I am in NYC. What do you guys think of this strategy?...
Moshe_NYC
134 hours 29 min ago
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Learning Real Estate DevelopmentI'm working on furthering my knowledge and especially hard skills. I picked up a textbook on RE finance and investments, but I'm trying to find a textbook that focuses on development. Just something so I can learn the basics of what goes into development and be able to start talking about it. ...
D M
65 hours 10 min ago
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Modeling testHave a modeling test coming up. It will be a DCF within 1 hour. Can anyone please share some examples/case studies for me to practice? I wonder if waterfall will be included in the test as well? Thanks! ...
lluuwang
215 hours 10 min ago
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Summer Analyst or Internship Positions in a REIT or REPE ShopHi Guys, I'm a junior studying finance with 2 previous internships in RE. I'm currently looking for and preparing for a summer internship in a REPE shop or REIT. I wanted to know what firms, besides big bulge banks, have positions for summer analysts. Where have you worked that you gained good exper...
REchimpanzee
415 hours 59 min ago
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Cushman & Wakefield Summer Capital Markets Analyst Pay & HoursWhat are Cushman & Wakefield Summer Capital Markets Analyst Pay & Hours? Trying to get a feel for what to expect if I decide to move to NYC this summer. ...
Jack-VanGessel
317 hours 18 min ago
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I NEED YOUR HELP - Interview Questions (Any answer appreciated!!)Hi champs, I've been offered an interview (acquisiton analyst position) at a big Private Equity Real Estate Fund's headquarter in London. Until now I've only worked in a small fund (with respected individuals) CORE only in Germany. I know there are other threads with similar topics, but I need the i...
Fairmove
121 hours 42 min ago
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Breaking into CRE To be concise: I'm trying to break into CRE. ** Which starting position gives the best exposure for learning the industry? ** **Brief Background: ** DePaul University Undergrad - Late Junior - Finance Major - 3.98 GPA 1 REPE Internship - 3 months long Other RE experience: Flipped a residential prope...
Middle-Man
622 hours 12 min ago
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Anyone have BIWS Real Estate to share? I have interview coming up and need RE Dev model skills. Anyone have BIWS RE to share. I have to be up to speed on development and acquisition modeling by Tuesday and hope this could move the needle in helping me get over that hurdle. Cheers. Thanks. ...
Moshe_NYC
51 day 1 hour ago
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Informal Interview with an Investment Sales Brokerage Team (for analyst/junior associate role)- What questions to ask?Long time lurker of these forums, and would appreciate some advice. For brief context: I am a few years out of college and began my career in research at a large brokerage. I loved the brokerage side of things but ended up leaving for an analyst opening with a MF developer (mostly urban infills) to ...
JPeluci
31 day 1 hour ago
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Data CentersHas anyone here financed a data center before? Our group has had a couple deals come across the table and no one really knew what to say. I saw a thread a little while back talking about how they are leased out and different tiers, but are there some general guidelines you have seen? Even from an ac...
mwilson92
171 day 2 hours ago
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ARGUS Enterprise CertificationHi guys. I know this has been talked about before regarding the Argus Enterprise certification. I'm a first year undergraduate and obviously looking to be in Real estate in the capital markets sector. Ive taken the 2 day Argus class and planning to take the exam for the certification soon. It seems ...
SpookyDoor
71 day 3 hours ago
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Is there any type of repository for real estate financial model templates?I am looking to get a grasp on some real estate financial modeling without spending $100's on courses like REFM or BIWS. obviously, the reputations of the instructors and those courses specifically speak for themselves. but just to get my feet wet, is there anywhere for me to look for some basic mod...
njfastlife
31 day 13 hours ago
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Financial Analyst - Furthering Knowledge HI Guys, i am new to WSO and was looking for some advice. I am in my 3rd month as a Financial Analyst role for a top CRE firm working in the Capital Markets and Investment Sales platform. previously coming from PM in RE Development and a land brokerage role. I am looking for advice in regards to fur...
CRE Boy
21 day 14 hours ago
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Related Companies Debt Funds InternshipHas anyone been through this process? Made it through the pre-screen today and hear back within the next 2-4 weeks. I wasn't able to find any info about this specific group on WSO so anything helps...thanks monkeys. ...
A_Dodgy_Gentleman
31 day 15 hours ago
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Real estate Debt Analyst infoim looking to get a sense of the debt side of the real estate industry. I have a potential interview as a debt analyst so I am looking for info on it. Im coming in from an equity position so I don't know that much about it. What is it like working as a CRE debt analyst., whats a typical day like, et...
dinoRE
12 days 12 hours ago
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NNN and NN Cap Rate SpreadAnyone know what the spread should be for cap rates on NNN and NN leases? Think a food place with an excellent credit rating. This is for a brand new building. Landlord Responsibilities: Landlord shall maintain, repair and make replacements to the Premises, the Building and the Property, including t...
Pokemon Master
212 days 15 hours ago
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CoStar vs. Real Capital AnalyticsMy current firm is looking to subscribe to some sort of real estate data service. As far as I know the two biggest players are CoStar and Real Capital Analytics. My previous firm had CoStar and I found their information to be a great starting point to get up to speed quickly on a particular asset cl...
picklemonkey
42 days 15 hours ago
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Interview or Pending Offer?Wanted to get an outside opinion on this. I have been actively sending out resumes/interviewing for the past 3 months. I'm in my late 30's, and after spending my first 14 years post-college doing the analyst/associate/director progression for 4 different LA-based real estate equity funds, I've spen...
egold70
12 days 15 hours ago
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Best way to enter top CRE Brokerage Investment Sales using my strengths?I did not finish my undergrad in engineering a while back. Since then I have been managing hotels and was a part of a founding team of a tech startup. I have a lot of experience (almost 7 years) managing hotels/motels for my age (24). It started out in a family business. I also have connections to a...
jason_bourne
42 days 18 hours ago
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Interview Real Estate Case StudyHey Gang, I have a real case study to be presented in front of a panel as the final stage of the interview process. I have only ever done modeling tests and I am not sure what exactly what to expect? I have not been given the case yet, but I wanted to get people's opinions on case studies for inte...
C.R.E. Shervin
13 days 27 min ago
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Acquisitions in Europe to REPE in New YorkHey all, My midterm to long term goal is to break into Real Estate PE in New York. My educational background is pretty international with great schools in Germany, the US and UK on my resume. After my masters I started working for one of the largest German banks in their acquisitions team. Focus is ...
zewa
03 days 2 hours ago
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Hotel industryAnyone here familiar with hotels/hospitality industry? I've been put on a project of my firm of maximizing the value of a hotel we just purchased right nearby our corporate campus. I will be working with others to provide a business case on the best way to operate this non elite chain hotel. I'm not...
yankss101
143 days 16 hours ago
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AMA: REIT Acquisitions AssociateWSO has provided me tons of valuable information over the years and helped me break into real estate a few years ago. Now it's time to pay it forward. I am going to be 100% full disclosure on everything (except compensation). I work as an acquisitions associate for a small publicly traded REIT (Glad...
RE Bootcamp
593 days 23 hours ago
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Incentives to become a REIT What incentives are their for a company to become a REIT? In other words, how does a company like ProLogis benefit from identifying itself as a REIT vs a publicly traded company? Please explain. Thank you. ...
NYCRE18
84 days 1 hour ago
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REIT to Top REPE possible without MBA?Hey guys, I currently work at a mid-size family office/sort of REPE, focusing on value-add/opportunistic acquisitions in NYC. I'm getting very frustrated with the current company and feel urgent to move out before year end. After only 2 weeks of searching, I recently received an offer from a decent-...
goodrealestateguy
04 days 2 hours ago
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Real estate strategiesHi, Can someone suggest me some real estate strategies for this year? I would like to know about the pros and cons of starting one. Thank you. ...
Jack Martin
154 days 4 hours ago
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How is Appraisal looked uponSo I recently started an analyst internship for a small independent valuations (appraisal) firm in commercial real estate. They seem to get consistent work and work for large firms (invesco, BBs, etc.). My main goal is IB after im done with my masters but if it doesn't work out what are the "exit o...
BobTheBaker
135 days 26 min ago
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ARGUS DCF to AEI have just encountered a problem with Argus support(a friend actually), in that it doesn't exist anymore at least for DCF. I wanted to ascertain the validity of the following statement ARGUS will not support DCF until 12/31/17. How many of everyone's firms are in the process of switching to AE or ...
C.R.E. Shervin
175 days 35 min ago
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Which submarkets in Los Angeles offer compelling story for value going forward?Assuming a private equity buyer profile ($20M and up deal size), which submarkets in LA would present a compelling pitch to an investment committee as having upside moving forward. For example, the Santa Monica office market was one of the first post-recession to experience major rent growth due to ...
SoCal-RE
05 days 59 min ago
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OPS->Real Estate adviceI've been working in operations for a BB for about a year and 6months now. I honestly don't want to stay in operation anymore. I'm interested in Real estate finance and would like to know if you guys can give some advice on how to break into the industry with no prior real estate experience, but I ...
kettyetty
15 days 1 hour ago
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Recourse vs Non-RecourseHow rare are recourse loans vs non-recourse loans in terms of percentages of total CRE loans(e.g 50%Recourse, 50%Non-Recourse)? ...
Jl6083
85 days 2 hours ago
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commercial loan/mortgage modeling and analysisI was wondering how an analyst would model, value and analyze loans as an asset. how does it compered to modeling and analyzing an actual property. how is it the same, how is it different? how do you measure and assess loan level performance? Also how would you model and analyze a portfolio of loans...
dinoRE
25 days 2 hours ago
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REIT/Private Market DisconnectEQR is down ~25% YOY yet it seems like luxury apartments in core markets (I can only attest for NYC) are completely unphased on price. Volume is down and properties are getting a handful of "real offers" as opposed to 20 but prices seem to be holding strong. Is this sustainable? Do public markets in...
Pokemon Master
35 days 2 hours ago
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Email to Cushman WakefieldHello WSO, I got in contact with the local office in Southern California and spoke to the Manager of Sales for Cushman and Wakefield, and he had asked me to send in my resume/CV, and also remind him that we spoke on the phone (this morning). I come from the tech background, with no real sales experi...
Tech_Vestor
25 days 14 hours ago
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Measure JJJ - Los Angeles Curious for those involved in MF development in Los Angeles, how you see Measure JJJ playing out now that it's been approved. I've read that it's viewed to be more of a drag on smaller projects (under 50 units) vs larger institutional deals since costs can be spread out over more units. Is there an...
egold70
05 days 14 hours ago
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Modeling test helpFolks, Passed the soft skills interview but invited back for a simple modeling test. It would be DCF but not sure which asset type and was told it won't be anything complicated. It's not an acquisition role but will be working on quarterly asset pricing and valuation. Anyone had modeling test before...
lluuwang
35 days 16 hours ago
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Lunch with a Veteran Real Estate IconIf you were to have lunch with a CEO of one of the largest Real Estate Companies in the world. What would you ask them? You have prepped for the lunch and have read about their life in the industry. (I.e. their move from CEO of a major brokerage firm. To CEO of an private investment firm. To CEO of ...
Mr.Onassis
15 days 17 hours ago
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Thoughts on CRI (Chartered Realty Investor) designation?I've heard plenty about CFA, CCIM, etc...but don't see much talk about the CRI designation and I'm curious if anyone has any insight or opinions on it. I'm currently in brokerage (4 years) and trying to get into an acquisitions role with an owner/developer. My bread and butter deals are typically us...
tandrew
195 days 18 hours ago
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Lending Case StudyI have been invited to a super day with Wells Fargo Commercial Real Estate team, and I have been informed that I will have to do an in-person one hour case study on the credit worthiness of a particular company. Does anyone have any advice on what I can expect from this? ...
sdlkfdkdkl
15 days 19 hours ago
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What Do You Tell People You Do?So.... I'm kind of getting sick of explaining to friends and family that I'm not a realtor. Plus even when I do try to explain the concept of being a real estate investment analyst at a family office, it just kind of flies over everyone's head and they still assume that I'm a realtor. I've tried usi...
Pokemon Master
655 days 22 hours ago
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Hiring Acquisitions Analyst - REITThe REIT I work at (Gladstone Commercial, NASDAQ: GOOD) is hiring for an acquisitions analyst at our DC office. Feel free to PM me your resume if you are interested. The candidate needs to have at lease 1-2 years experience, preferably in RE but willing to consider other candidates as well.https://w...
RE Bootcamp
105 days 23 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
35 days 23 hours ago
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Resume FormatI was wondering if anyone has any input or recommendations on a resume format that would be best for a real estate analyst position. any links perhaps? Any comments or suggestions in general about updating/creating a resume for the real estate finance industry? ...
dinoRE
35 days 23 hours ago
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Cushman Wakefield Associate vs HFF Analyst?I have been interviewing at Cushman Wakefield for the last few months with the BizDev team for an "associates" role but would be limited in terms of deal exposure. I am also in talks with HFF regarding an analyst role. I have no ARGUS experience but I think the experience at HFF would make me more v...
WakaFlockaWorm
156 days 3 hours ago
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Information on Eastdil Secured Analyst hours/comp and its culture/reputation in the UK.Hello fellow primates, Have just been invited to interview for an Eastdil Analyst position in the London office and I am seeking the standard comp/hours/exit opps info for this branch. I understand they are new to the UK so there might not be many of you out there with direct/indirect experience, ho...
CunningFox
56 days 11 hours ago
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Real Estate PayCan someone please send me the link to that PDF file that specifies certain pay in each position in real estate? I know it's been floating around here but I haven't seen it lately and couldn't find it in a search. Would be nice to have it stickied too. ...
CRE SC
16 days 19 hours ago
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Monogram REIT (NYSE: MORE) - Trying to find out moreMonogram REIT the old -Behringer Harvard Multifamily REIT I. Does anyone know if they are a good/smart company to work for? Associate or Acquisitions Analyst? I know they've been focusing on new Developments and exiting some of the non-core markets. The company is part of a small list of opportuni...
SMU_L1848
71 week 26 min ago
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Exit Opps: LifeCo Lending vs. CMBS?Considering options here. I'm really interested in the debt side and would be happy with either place, but I was wondering if there are significantly different exit opps if I ultimately wanted to switch to another company or the equity side? ...
RawClaw
11 week 42 min ago
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Transition into DevelopmentI am currently a financial analyst at CBRE. I underwrite all types of properties both from the debt and equity side. I have been in my position for 6 months (since graduation) and enjoy it, however I think my next move in a year or so will be into development. I would like to begin building skills r...
AllisonCBRE
121 week 3 hours ago
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Bank Instruments AvailableWe specialize in Bank Guarantee lease and sales, there are two types of bank guarantee which are Direct Bank Guarantee and Indirect Bank Guarantee. Its used as Bid Bond, Payment Guarantees, Letter of Indemnity,Guarantee Securing Credit Line, Advance Payment Guarantees, Performance Bond Guarantee E.T...
Nathani Abhishek
01 week 7 hours ago
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Rialto Capital Management- What do you know?Was just looking to see what you guys knew about this firm? Don't know much so anything would be appreciated. Thank you very much. ...
douglasmiller
81 week 14 hours ago
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REPE Case - Help pleasehi there, I was practicing some RE modelling and came across the "Related" case, found in http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/real-estate-... I was wondering whether anyone could take a look and give me some useful feedback. I don't think in the modelling tests you're asked to do at interviews the...
sharky7
111 week 16 hours ago
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Arch Street CapitalIs anyone familiar with them, know what they do, who they are etc? I know they are in Greenwich, CT I have a phone interview tomorrow and any insight would be helpful. ...
C.R.E. Shervin
01 week 19 hours ago
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Hudson Advisors InterviewGents, I've gone through a few preliminary interviews with them in NYC. First was with HR, second was with a VP. Compared to other phone interviews I've had with different firms (which unfortunately I have too much experience with), this was the most involved but also the most professional. My feeli...
garbageman
41 week 20 hours ago
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CBRE project management group in NYCAnybody know anything about this group? They claim to be involved in some capacity throughout the entire life cycle of a deal, are they real players or just another vehicle to generate fees? ...
cre_questions
41 week 21 hours ago
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How will Trump's presidency impact Real Estate?Donald Trump has become the first billionaire ever to be elected President in the history of the US. A real estate billionaire is about to run this country and what does that mean for us in CRE? Markets are speculating on a fiscal stimulus, expecting Trump to spend billions on building new and upgr...
Apartments
431 week 1 day ago
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Real Estate Job Offer in Atlanta-- Tell me About the Place?Got offered a summer analyst position in real estate lending in Atlanta. I don't know much about the city, so could people fill me in on what the city's culture is like, and comment on how real estate is doing in the city/the Southeast in general? ...
RawClaw
41 week 1 day ago
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Must Read Real Estate BooksHey ladies, I think we should get a reading list going since we finally have our own forum. I'm always looking for great RE books. ...
fez
851 week 2 days ago
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Personal RE InvestmentsI know we all primarily speak of the large transactions and development going on throughout the country, but how many of you actually have your own personal real estate investments/portfolio? I've spoken to a few colleagues who have their own small portfolio of smaller MF complexes or a few with 5-1...
GLCRE
91 week 2 days ago
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Use of leverage depending on risk profile (core, core-plus, etc)Looking at this question in the context of a large institutional source of equity (i.e. direct pension fund investment such as CalPERS, STRS, etc). In the current market, is utilizing leverage for core investments appropriate? Non-core? ...
egold70
71 week 3 days ago
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Most/Least Attractive Risk Adjusted Returns (which property for long term institutional investment)?Wanted to see what the forum thought. Given where we are at in the cycle. If you were going long (i.e. 10+ years) which property type would you peg the best and least attractive in terms of risk adjusted returns. For shorter term (under 5 years), what investment strategies do you think have the mo...
egold70
191 week 3 days ago
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Working in Conventional Loans vs. Small Balance Loans (Underwriting)I recently interviewed for an underwriting position w/ a GSE's conventional loans group and am interviewing for an underwriting position with the same GSE's small balance loans group next week. The conventional loans group focuses on the southeast region and the SBL group focuses on the central regi...
ThatRealEstateGuy
01 week 3 days ago
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Expected Return: Vacant Land NYCWhat kind of expected return seems reasonable for vacant land in NYC with no intention of developing? Simply buy ~10,000 sq ft already zoned for multifamily and sell to a developer in 2-3 decades. Assume 100% equity and no debt. How would the expected return differ from Manhattan vs. Brooklyn or Que...
Pokemon Master
31 week 4 days ago
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Tenant Credit How do you analyze tenant credit in a commercial real estate transaction? A capital markets analyst would have this responsibility... ...
NYCRE18
21 week 4 days ago
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JP Morgan Real Estate Investment Analyst - First Phone InterviewApplied for a position and will be having the first phone call conversation, which I assume will be a small interview to gauge whether they want to meet in person. What kind of questions can I expect, how to prepare? Thank you! ...
Don.Crassus
11 week 4 days ago
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Underwriting How do you underwrite a property? Underwriting for a commercial building, multifamily home, etc..... ...
NYCRE18
31 week 4 days ago
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Leaving Real EstateAnyone here successfully jump from real estate to traditional private equity? What industry do you now focus on, why did you choose that industry and what was the path like? ...
shure9
01 week 4 days ago
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Best REITs to work for?Can anyone please shed some light on the best/most prestigious REITs to work for? Trying to broaden my perspective as I'm new to the real estate finance world ...
chad21
121 week 5 days ago
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Pimco says "Storm is brewing in CRE" Your thoughts on this article. 30% in NYC...cmon. Falling Prices Signs of a cooling real estate market have emerged across the country since the start of the year. Commercial-property values in big U.S. cities, which have seen the largest increases during the recent boom, have declined 3 percent in...
PacNumber
201 week 6 days ago
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Starting a Career in Investment SalesI recently graduated college and I'm considering an offer to work under a top investment sales agent in a big market (salaried role with potential for commission). The only problem is this is for a regional firm that is not well known outside the market I am currently in. I'm on the fence because o...
BDonger CRE
71 week 6 days ago
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Any good real estate forums?These are the results I get when I Google "real estate investing forums":https://www.biggerpockets.com/forums http://www.reiclub.com/forums/index.php http://www.creonline.com/real-estate-investing-for... http://nreionline.com/forum Are these any good? Other forums, preferably with real estate profes...
5 million
111 week 6 days ago
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Developers: Should I intern with a construction company?Everyone says I need to understand how buildings are built in order to get into development. Is there a quantitative role I should pursue with a construction company? When is the right time? ...
FrankThaTank
31 week 6 days ago
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REOC InvestmentsOver the past several months I have begun to evaluate investments into Real Estate Operating Companies. We look to invest significant capital into established operating companies in addition to investing into real estate assets. In the past I have solely worked on asset level and fund level real est...
picklemonkey
02 weeks 3 hours ago
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HFF/Eastdil Viability in DownturnA lot of questions have been asked about CRE brokerage in general, but I'm looking for much more specific discussion. I currently work at a well-known asset manager (real estate FoF; one and a half years in) and am looking to make a move to real estate brokerage, specifically investment sales. I wou...
BraveSock
82 weeks 5 hours ago
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2016 Real estate compensation survey for USAFor retail, office/industrial and residential:http://celassociates.com/prime/wp-content/uploads/... Don't know if it was posted before here (search here is trash). ...
5 million
272 weeks 5 hours ago
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Economies of scaleLooking at a potential project and trying to bring current my ballpark assumptions for modeling purposes. 8 years ago, we built a 420,000 SF building for a user. At the time we were also building 100,000 SF for another couple users. My recollection was that the costs to build a +400,000 SF shell w...
Viennaspapi
22 weeks 5 hours ago
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Change in zoning density - Los AngelesAnyone on the development side of the business with experience in Los Angeles (Hollywood) ground-up? Basic question regarding multifamily zoning. Assuming you had an opportunity to assemble three contiguous parcels (each parcel currently zoned R-3, 8000-1000 SF of land each, with existing 5-10 unit...
egold70
12 weeks 16 hours ago
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Construction Resources/Learning MaterialsHey everyone. Analyst here at a BB doing BS lending. Obviously we do a lot of construction loans. Wanted to see if anyone in the WSO community could recommend any books, websites, or trade magazines to learn more about construction. I feel like my role is too finance oriented sometimes and we often ...
larry david
42 weeks 20 hours ago
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Which type of brokerage to utilize? 20-40 Unit MF complexAlthough this may be obvious to some, if one were to want to invest in a MF complex with about 20-40 units, what type of brokerage should one start creating relationships with to start combing through poential deals? Is HFF/M&M/Cushman way too big for those sorts of properties? ...
CTLax45
62 weeks 1 day ago
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Morgan Stanley Phone Interview (RE)Have a phone interview with MSREI upcoming. Any insights on what to expect? Should I prepared for a lot of valuation-related questions? This is for Europe. ...
McLovin1
62 weeks 2 days ago
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MBA vs MSREDHello everyone! I am looking to apply to graduate school in Southern California to accelerate my career in real estate. For work experience I did ~12 months in valuation (CRE appraisal) focused primarily on office medical, and then 2 years of in Asset Management - LIHTC/affordable housing (primari...
HyperionGap
02 weeks 2 days ago
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Networking groups in NYCHey guys - anyone know of any good networking organizations to join in the NYC metro area? I know of ULI, NAIOP etc. Any more social ones ones? I've heard of NYPEN ...
JimboUSC
42 weeks 3 days ago
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List/Links for Top Brokerages in Non-NYC CitiesHey Guys, the title is pretty self-explanatory but does anyone have any links or info on top brokers and brokerages in Non-NYC cities? Thanks! ...
tyler2434
52 weeks 4 days ago
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Which book should i start with? Which path to take in real estate?There's quite a few threads on what books to read, but I was wondering what book should I start with? I'm looking at Linneman's or Geltner's book. I have no experience in this field, and I'm only studying for the CFA Level 1 right now. I still don't know which path to get into? I don't know what I l...
helloandrew
22 weeks 4 days ago
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Should I take it?I have an opportunity to interview within Wells Fargo's Commerical Real Estate group with the REIT team. I am debating whether to take the interview. Is this the same as EastDil, and how would the career prospects be afterwards? ...
sdlkfdkdkl
62 weeks 4 days ago
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Angelo gordon AM opportunity - Need advice!Having an opportunity at AG's AM group for their opportunistic fund. The job description is vague, but can anyone share some insights on what their AM group does? Is it operational level or strategic level AM? And will it help with transition to the acquisition group? Below is the job description: A...
lluuwang
72 weeks 4 days ago
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Recent MBA grad looking for PERE JobI am a recent MBA graduate from INSEAD looking to get a job in real estate private equity, ideally in acquisisitons/underwriting, and I am very flexible geographically. INSEAD is a perennial top 5 or 10 school, globally, but is not always well known in the United States. I was a commercial real est...
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82 weeks 4 days ago
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Reaching out after an interview Had a superday interview last week and haven't heard anything back. Reached out to HR this morning and they haven't got back to me. The interview went well, but none of the interviewers gave me their cards and I forgot to ask. My question is has anyone ever tried reaching back out after an interview...
Hbmonkey9
102 weeks 4 days ago
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Breaking Into Commercial Real EstateI want this forum topic to be more motivational than anything........ Back in mid 2015 when I was at a crossroads in my career so I decided to embark on the journey of finding my place in Commercial Real Estate. I had a mentor growing up (and still to this day) who was very successful in the busine...
chadwick411
162 weeks 5 days ago
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Which Books Should I Read if I Want to Work in a RE Fund as an Acquistions Analyst?I'm a junior analyst doing appraisals for a JLL, CBRE or C&W type of company and I am interviewing internally in order to move there next year. What would be the best way to prepare myself? ...
rebeubeu
12 weeks 5 days ago

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