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Developers / General Contractors - how much is...Curious to know what is being charged in the market right now for supervision (general conditions) and overhead for ground up multi family developments. 3 2 months 1 week
How do you source net lease build to suit...Hey I have an equity partner who is interested in parking his money in net lease build to suits for strong credit tenants. My experience in development has been mainly focused on multi family or mixed use, not net lease deals. Does anyone here have experience sourcing these types of deals? 8 3 months 1 week
What websites, newsletters, literature, etc do...I am tired of the fluff pieces on real estate where real estate is always going up and with only watching 3 episodes on HGTV your grandma can flip a 20 unit apartment building with 0% down. Market reports from brokerage firms, articles on Reuters and Forbes, etc are all just mouth pieces for... 20 4 months 2 weeks
What is the real estate market doing in your area...Curious to see what some of you think the future holds for real estate in the coming years. I am finally at a point in my career where I am comfortable purchasing a house or condo in Southern California, however I am cautious due to prices creeping toward the 2007 highs. My gut is telling me that... 8 1 year 3 months
Underwriting large commercial real estate... 1 2 months 2 weeks
Georgetown's MPS Real Estate program Hey guys, Does Anyone have any experience with Georgetown's Masters Real Estate program? How does it place and where? What kind of stats do you need to get in? I have 3-5 years experience in the industry. Thanks 22 2 years 8 months
Part Time MBA Programs: How will an employer know...So maybe a dumb question, but I am starting to look into grad schools now. What is so bad about attending the part time MBA and working over the full time MBA? How will employers know? How will this hurt your potential network or recruiting? 2 3 years 3 months
US Securities Industry and Finance is booming......From the wsj: [quote]The U.S. securities industry is booming—just not on Wall Street. Smaller cities around the nation have emerged as unlikely hives of financial-services hiring, thanks to lower wages, municipal-tax incentives and the misfortunes of older hubs that are home to companies... 3 3 years 4 months
Your Life Crisis At 25 - I think quite a few... 94 2 months 2 weeks
Men's Warehouse is having the 2 for 1 sale...Anyone buy from Men's Warehouse? Do they have a decent line of suits? I haven't bought a suit from them before, but the 2for1 seems like a decent deal. I am thinking of going in there today or tomorrow to pick 2 new suits up. 17 3 years 6 months

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I have seen multiple construction lenders...I have seen multiple construction lenders starting to slow down or pull out of construction lending completely. Developers on the West Coast are building in Prime areas for as low as 4.25% Return on Cost which is absurd to me. Deals that pencil are extremely few right now; land basis is way too... 8 2 days 22 hours
Most of my experience is with Multifamily in...Most of my experience is with Multifamily in Southern California. We are usually around $10,000- 14,000 a unit in City and Utility Fees. Don't worry, LA City and its non taxpaying citizens are looking to substantially increase the fees on developments because we 'dont pay our fair share'. I... 3 5 days 3 hours
Best friend is a VP at a PE. Drives his GF's old...Best friend is a VP at a PE. Drives his GF's old Prius to work. Do you. 21 5 days 3 hours
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As pere said, not anywhere close to enough...As pere said, not anywhere close to enough information in your post. 7 1 month 3 weeks
We have seen fully non recourse @ <55% LTC....We have seen fully non recourse @ 22 1 month 4 weeks
Chase is competitive here as well. We are...Chase is competitive here as well. We are looking at them now for take out financing and a new construction loan. I can let you know what kind of terms they come in at. 22 1 month 4 weeks
LA > SD for real estate development and...LA > SD for real estate development and investing. Hands down. More money. More people. Higher barrier of entry. SD > LA for lifestyle. Cheaper. Cleaner. Less traffic. Better vibe. You hit LA until you make your money then move to San Diego or somewhere in between SD and LA. 27 1 month 4 weeks
The complexity of the deal will help determine...The complexity of the deal will help determine where you go for money. A more complex deal with hair on it, there are a number of mortgage brokers I would be talking with. I have some guys if you would like to talk to them. If it is a straight construction, permanent or construction to perm loan... 22 1 month 4 weeks
TinMan1: CRE-Finance:For our LP investing, we...[quote="TinMan1"] CRE-Finance:For our LP investing, we like to see half of the dev fee deferred until sale. 1st half paid after the prefThis is more along the lines of what I was thinking. I wasn't sure how the "upfront" fee would look in underwriting the deal with an institution. Someone also... 20 2 months 1 week
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