| RE ProgramsI've heard a few of you real estate guys mention 1 year masters in RE programs... I'm interested in which do you think are the best - internationally and within the U.S.? LSE, MIT and Columbia seem to be some of the more respectable ones... are there any other solid ones I'm not thinking of?|| 3 years 3 days|
| real estate 'bets' - low cap rate dealsWhat's the lowest cap rate you've ever bought an asset at looking to do just a minor refurb / limited capex and stil projected a return above say 18% on a levered basis? i.e. what's the highest rent growth you've ever put in a pro-forma and gotten through IC? let's assume the we're in the modern...|| 3 years 4 days|
| RE Fund-of-Funds, top LPsQuestion to you real estate PE guys out there... if you HAD to work for a real estate Fund-of-Funds instead of a more "baller" GP, which REPE F-of-F's would you choose? Which do you think are the best / have the best capital raising capabilities / pay the most, etc.? Do any of you guys know what F-...|| 3 years 1 month|
| High-end Chicago LivingReal estate and/or Chicago monkeys: what do you guys think about the current residential market in downtown Chicago / LP? Theoretically speaking, if you had the money, do you think now would be a good time to buy a really nice two-bedroom place like either on the gold coast, in the trump tower,...|| 3 years 6 months|
| Bullish on banks and insurers? Gentleman,
I've been hearing a lot of what I think is relatively sound analysis that major U.S. banks and to some degree other financial inst. are currently undervalued and are about to break out of their long term rut and start to lead the market (obviously we've still seen a very big run up...|| 3 years 6 months|
| MBA 'career objective' MBA related question. Everyone says that you want to be very CLEAR about your post-MBA plans in your essays for MBA applications... SOME people also say that you want to be extremely REALISTIC about your plans so as not to let the adcom think they're setting you up for failure by letting you in...|| 3 years 10 months|
| PDI testAnyone know what this test is like? I know it's a 3-4 hour deal... with an interview, personality exam, reasoning exam, etc... but has anyone ever actually taken one?|| 3 years 10 months|
| YaleSOM / MITTwo random, unrelated questions:
1. If you go to Yale SOM will your kids become TRUE legacies at Yale? Meaning when they apply for UG at Yale will they get the same level of advantage as the kids of someone who did undergraduate there? That would be HUGE (not at all kidding).
2. Anyone have...|| 3 years 11 months|
| MBA ResumeAnyone have any tips about resumes for MBA applicants? Anything you would do differently from your standard business resume?
Anyone have a really nice looking format that they'd like to share?
thanks|| 4 years 1 month|
| Wow... AWESOMEAnyone else in PE ever had a stretch of time where they got to play a substantial amount of golf during the course of closing a deal with someone who insists on constantly playing golf? ...awesome.
And yes, I know PWM guys do this regularly.|| 4 years 1 month|