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Does anyone even like investment sales

vans07

I see so much hate on here for investment sales and brokerage and would like to hear from someone who actually enjoys it and why

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New NYC MF regulations

Edifice

Owners/operators/multifamily funds, what are you guys hearing in your world? State assembly reached an agreement last night in Albany. The new regulations, expected to be signed in the law: * eliminate vacancy decontrol (ability to bring up to market-rate when tenant leaves) * limit Major...

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Full-time intern for 5 months - being taken advantage of?

TheTankF

First job out of school, I was hired at a boutique HFF/Eastdil as an an intern at $15/hr, 45hr/week. I was hired explicitly with potential to become "full-time" once our office hires another producer (which was slated for that quarter) but we've been focused on opening offices...

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Before Tax vs. After Tax Analysis

DinoCapital

In practice, is it generally more common to calculate your cash flows to equity and investment metrics (IRR, cash-on-cash, EM, etc.) on a pre-tax or post-tax basis? Or both? In some of my classes, we're taught to do everything on a post-tax basis (mostly the "academic" professors), and in other cla...

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Net Effective Rent

D M

I need to do a financial analysis on a lease, does anyone have an old example of net effective rent calculation?...

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Yardi, Axio, REIS, etc. What do you use?

networkyournetworth

This is more directed towards those that focus on MF, specifically in CA or a top 50 MSA. Our firm is currently using Axio-Metrics and Yardi (formerly Pierce-Eislen) and have subscriptions to the LA market. We have used them for floor plan level comps, rental trends, and general market data. My is...

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How to book downpayment on balance sheet?

teddythebear

Ok I need help from the accountants out there. We just bought a $31,000,000 multifamily building. Our equity portion (downpayment) for it was $7,100,000. How do we book the $7.1 million on our balance sheet?...

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LifeCo Internship Exit Opps

Ba Na Na Na

Background: undergrad at target school; decent GPA but not stellar 4.0 kind; have RE internship experiences and extracurriculars Will be interning at one of the big lifeco's (Pru, MetLife, Allianz, AIG) this summer on the equity side and am curious about each lifeco's general rep in the industry, e...

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Gindi Family/Century 21

ReFutureMogul

Anyone know much about the Gindi family? I believe they've made real estate investments but I thought they primarily owned the Century 21 department stores. I was contacted by them for a potential acquisitions position. Was curious to know if anyone has any knowledge pertaining to them. Thanks...

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Starwood Capital Group - Interviews

007

Monkeys, curious to know if anyone has some insight on the interviews (first/second/third rounds) at Starwood Capital for an Acquisitions Analyst position (OCI drop) The search function didn't help much so here goes another shot of trying to squeeze some info out....

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Development vs. investments/acquisitions comp at big RE developer

NealCaffrey

Would you expect all-in comp number and structure to vary materially between a development analyst/assoc and an investment analyst/assoc at a big diversified RE developer? For example, Hines has jr development guys working on their own deals and also has jr investment guys on the fund management sid...

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REITs and Sale, which one do you prefer

[email protected]

Hi everyone, I am cuirous about the rate of return between putting the properties into REITs and sale them to third party. For example, there are 10 commercial properties are held by a PERE. All of them are playing solid rent. However, 2 of those properties are at the heart of the city which shall ...

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Role of REPE Funds In Development Projects

Pokemon Master

I read the article "Equity Investment in Real Estate Development Projects: A Negotiating Guide for Investors and Developers" (link inside post) which is a bit dated but was pretty useful. I'm getting the impression that REPE funds don't play a very big role in the development process when they have...

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Which Job to Accept - Investment Sales at a Major Firm

AdventurousShark1

My two bosses (former business partners) recently split up and both have offered me positions at their respective firms. We are located in a top market (New York, San Fran, DC) and both are at major firms (CBRE, Cushman, JLL). Both specialize in investment sales for retail and initially have simila...

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Development Associate Compensation - Does this sound right?

jjacobs06

Hi, I was offered a development associate position in West Los Angeles with a starting base salary of $82,000 and ~$3,000 in bonus, 3% 401K match after a year, no car reimbursement, 70% HC paid for. This position will be handling multifamily development projects of about 50 - 100 units each. I ...

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Craving corporate structure in boutique NY acquisitions

ReFutureMogul

Anyone else find themselves only working with 1 or 2 other people. This is how my last two jobs have been and its absolutely depressing. Anyone else craving corporate structure who's stuck at smaller shops and learning from 1 superior and 1 other peer. ...

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Interview Prep (Moving from IB -> RE)

pcubed

I was wondering if anyone can provide a "gameplan" for one who has an RE interview but has no clue about the industry. Everything from big books to primers to interview questions (i.e. similar to BIWS 400 questions) that would help prep for an analyst RE interview. Many thanks. ...

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Masters Real Estate acceptances

sgunmar

Where has everyone received MSRE/MRE acceptances for fall 2016? I'm waiting on a couple of schools and getting fairly anxious ...

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Wharton MBA vs McCombs MBA for real estate - looking to stay in TX long-term

CRE12

Hello everyone, I've been working for over 2.5 years at a small REPE shop but things are slowing down on the acquisition side. So, I am debating whether to go to business school. I have a 700+ gmat score, good GPA, etc. I am targeting top 15 schools mainly Wharton and McCombs. I'd like to go to W...

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Can anyone speak to real-estate (asset-level) IBD experience?

IRON AZN MAN

I've read most of the threads on WSO on this but couldn't find very comprehensive information, from what I understand, real-estate IBD is a controversial title and can refer to two separate types of banking 1) advisory for REITs, developers and the likes on a company level; 2) selling individual bui...

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Advice on JBG Companies Development Analyst Interview

bm341992

I am applying for a position as a Development Analyst at JBG Companies IN the D.C. area and am looking for some advice on prepping for the interview. Any advice I can get, be it for JBG specifically or just in general, would be amazing. I know most of the basics (i.e. NPV vs IRR, DCF analysis, etc.)...

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Construction Costs

HemingwayBoxer

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JPM RECCB - Real Estate Corporate Client Banking Group

StealthyOrangeOctopus

Hi guys, Anyone have anecdotal information on J.P Morgan's Real Estate Corporate Client Banking Group? From what I have heard it is a pretty small group that works with the RE IB team assisting in all phases of syndication and creation of pitch books - other than that, I haven't been able to find a...

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Non-Conventional Resume, need help and advice

C.R.E. Shervin

Hi folks, So I am looking to crank out a new edition of my resume and have come across a real problem. I have 10-years of work experience, with only 3-6 relevant years in commercial real estate. I went to school mid 2000s and dropped out(insert your own reasoning here) only to have 3 years of who...

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Looking for ARGUS training in Boston/Cambridge

bm341992

Hey guys. I'm looking to get some ARGUS training in Boston, preferably as close to Harvard Square as possible, and preferably on a budget (I'm still in undergrad so I'm pretty hamstrung when it comes to cash flow). Any help or suggestions would be super appreciated!...

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Los Angeles and/or San Diego Market Info (Development)

westcoastq

Looking for some advice on a throwaway, anyone's input is very much appreciated. Currently working in development in DC which is becoming an increasingly over-saturated development market, due both to the decreasing supply of land/infill sites and a city-wide zoning height limit. Foreign capital in...

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Freddie Mac SBL UW Time & Fees?

jackstraw001

Wondering if anybody on this board has experience underwriting loans for the new Freddie Mac Small Balance Commercial Loan program and, if so, what's a general range of number of hours it takes to complete the UW package (assuming all borrower data is in hand) and also fees your shop charges? Any i...

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MAI Appraiser to Buy-Side/Advisory?

sp0704

I have done some reading on this forum and it seems the jump from appraisal to a the buy side or brokerage has been discussed a few times, each with their own circumstances. I would like to share my situation for some feedback and guidance. I am an MAI designated appraiser at one of the big thre...

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Using your "Day Job" as a resume for personal development projects

pere797

So most of us here are employed at various shops in various industries. I assume most people have a long term goal to get invested in either their fund, whether its by participating in carry or by some other various real estate investments outside of your day job. Some of you may like to buy and slo...

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Summer Associate Advice

CRE

Edit: Thanks for all of the advice, everyone. It was a very helpful and a reminder of how great this community can be. ...

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Real Estate Young Professionals Groups - NYC

REAcquisitionsnyc

Any suggestions on solid ones to join in NYC? I know ULI, REPNY have YPG's, and possibly NAIOP as well. Any others out there? Would love to hear about anyone's experience in these groups - specifically what sort of professional mix in each group (i.e. buy-side, project managers, brokers, etc..), an...

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Quick Way To Find Capital/Equity Sources In Specific Markets?

CRE

Outside of talking to people in the specific markets and other traditional ways of gathering information, does anyone know of a faster way these days to gather information on active, historical, and top capital and/or equity providers in specific markets? There wouldn't be a ranking out there, or a ...

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"Kick backs" on acquisitions?

egold70

I realize this probably happens more than I think, while at the same time something people in the industry don't talk about out in the open. A contact of mine in the business mentioned to me a few years back that he had completed an acquisition for his firm at the time, whereby his firm had supplie...

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Texas Markets

TXrealestate

Where do you guys think we are in the cycle for major Texas markets? (Houston, Dallas, Austin)? Maybe San Antone? What asset classes and product types would you be in? What does a down turn look like in this market? ...

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Top investment sales shop specifics on entry level broker comp

luv2speed

I've been working on the capital markets team of the top broker (CBRE/JLL/Eastdil) in a secondary market for the past year earning minimum wage and no commission. That's been ok of course because of the learning opportunities and the company name cache. But after a year I'm ready for more. So they'r...

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Libor Forward Curve

ausy21

Looking for 1 Month LIBOR Forward Curve. Anyone have this on hand or strategy to bootstrap? I haven't bootstrapped since college so not extremely positive on the process especially for Libor. Regards,...

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Development Programs in Texas

R.E.D. Dreamer

I am extremely interested in real estate development and would like to go for a masters or MBA with a concentration in RED. I know about the top programs at USC, MIT, Colombia, etc., but what options do i have in Texas ? We have UT, Rice, A&M and U of H. Would you guys recommend any of these schools...

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Possible to finance defeasance/yield maintanence penalties?

egold70

Assuming you were purchasing an asset where there was a $1MM prepay penalty, would a lender allow for that cost to be capitalized and included in the loan sizing? Or would it need to be paid through equity only?...

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Spread between Loan Constant and Cap Rate

SilverTRD

It seems that most traditional metric used by investors to measure after debt payment return is cash-on-cash. Isn’t the spread between the Cap Rate and Loan Constant (Cost of Capital) another way to measure the properties post debt payment return? The reason I ask is because after looking acros...

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Commercial Mortgage Banking to Development

jayflip21

I have just graduated and am now an intern at a US West Coast based commercial mortgage banking firm. Working on the production side by doing some underwriting, market analysis, preparing offering memorandums; also doing some work in loan servicing. Company does deals on all kinds of commercial prop...

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Appraisal->REIB in Texas

ShermanMcCoy

Quick background: I have been working in Houston for a well known appraisal firm for the past year. My goal has been to break into REIB for well over a year. I am in the process of becoming certified through Bruce Kirsch's www.getrefm.com financial modeling course. How often have you guys seen peopl...

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CapIQ Real Estate Screens

ChaChaBanks

He everyone. I'm an analyst in real estate syndications and need help developing a screen. I've been on the phone with CapIQ with zero luck. My goal is to find comparable loans issued for real estate properties. Hoping to tune it so I can search for RE loans within a geographical market, total loa...

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Tips on starting own RE Investment firm?

yankss101

Been something on my mind. I am not looking to start it tomorrow but wanted to hear out from others. Capital right now is not very high. Would obviously have to get financing for a first property to start portfolio. Been doing my research but does anyone have any tips? i like the idea of residential...

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Allianz Real Estate of America Email Convention?

A_Dodgy_Gentleman

Title says it all. Any help is appreciated!...

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Leaving a BB Analyst Program for Boutique RE Investment/Operating Firm?

apricots

I'm nearly finished with a 2-year analyst development program for the CRE group at a bank. I've been getting contacted for interviews via linkedin and the like for smaller RE Investment firms... for an acquisitions type role (more of an overall analyst role... firms seem rather small to break out t...

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Looks like Carlyle is hiring

Count_Chocula

See attached. This is for their asset mgmt. group. Someone might know better than me but I think it is pretty hard (read impossible) to transfer into acquisitions from this role. Others may know better though....

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Does private equity in real estate, position well for full time I banking recruiting?

Snackbarian

I am in junior year at a target school and wasn't able to get a investment banking job for the summer. I was offered a summer role at a Private Equity firm that focuses on real estate (think REIT, Mortgage backed securities, direct investment, etc). I definitely want to do banking full time, but I d...

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Deutsche Bank Special Situations Group

NealCaffrey

anybody heard of them / know anything about the group?...

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Internship in Real Estate Division - Important terms/skills?

BMHRLD

Hi, I am very interested in real estate acqusition/development/management and managed to get an internship in my first year of University at a bank with a pretty expensive and growing portfolio. I already ordered a book that discusses acquisition and development of real estate - however I would li...

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Thoughts: Marriott Buys Starwood Hotels for $12.2 billion

playtheman

The Purchase Marriott International, one of the world’s largest hoteliers, agreed to acquire Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. for $12.2 billion. To be precise, Marriott is going to shell out $11.9 billion in stock and $340 million in cash. Moreover, Marriott agreed to pay $2, in cash, and...

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AM -> REIB -> Acquisitions, or, AM -> Acquisitions

bridge99

Alright ladies and gents - I've spent the past year trying to figure out my plan, as I'm sure many of you have done. Looking for some guidance as I'm on the fence. I'm focused on spending the next several years in transactions. There are two paths I can take: 1) Lateral into acquisitions and stay p...

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Consulting to RE Finance

VodkaRedBull

Hello All, I am exploring next steps for my career and would love to get this community's advice on what would make sense for me if I wanted to work more directly in real estate. I currently am a 2nd year analyst at a top non-MBB consulting firm, and have gained a good amount of project experience ...

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Positive leverage financing

djc225

I had the understanding that leverage always helped improve cash on cash returns so long as the interest paid was less than the unlevered rate of return/cap rate. doing a quick back of the envelope calculation in excel on first year returns seems to suggest otherwise. my quick calculations show t...

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Cold Emailing - Buy side of real estate

obscurefinanceguy

Hey all, as some of you may have noticed, I am looking to get into the buy side of real estate. I am coming from a completely different industry but I have started taking steps to get onto the RE path: 1. Joining ULI 2. Starting REFM courses 3. Reading "The Real Estate Game" To supplement this,...

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Property Tax Assumptions in CA - Modeling

PacNumber

In general it appears that many model various asset classes of CRE with fixed expense growth rate of, say, 3%, in a straight line. In California, we have pretty modest year over year property tax increases, even on investment property. Those who purchased in 2010-2012 and so on have probably not s...

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Long FNMA/FMCC Discussion

apricots

Just wanted to start a discussion on FNMA/FMCC. For those who have not followed... here's a brief history (taken from a linked article): "Since 2008 the government has taken over $108B from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac through a process known as conservatorship where FHFA and Treasury enter into and ...

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ER --> FP&A --> Real Estate Analyst ... thoughts?

apg1987

All - wanted to get your take on an oppty presented to me. A little background, first. I worked at an independent equity research shop (250-300 stocks under coverage) for 5 years, then transitioned to a corporate FP&A role with a subsidiary of Fortune 200 company for 2.5 years (still here now). I ...

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Easiest way to get "in" in the NYC region?

bernie madoff

Hey all, I'm sure I've contacted most of you by PM in the past. I'm trying to figure out the best way to get into real estate, specially valuation, undertaking, acquisitions, etc. I currently work in middle office at a BB. Would looking into a big shop (CBRE, JLL, CushWake) make the most sense? ...

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Where are we at in the market - Revisited

PacNumber

Just a few months ago I was posting some articles (link inside post) about key institutional players cashing out of certain investments and stacking some cash. In the last 60 days Wall St., big box retail, oil, etc have all taken a hit. Folks are making recessionary type plays out of stocks and ...

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Whats everyone wearing?

TinMan1

I know we have people in all of the different niches of CRE. What's everyone's office culture like, as far as dress code? Does anyone do strictly made to measure or does off the rack suffice in your office? Interested to see the different cultures of the office environments we have out there. I'm...

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Becoming a competent real estate analyst

researchresearch

I've got a new job at one of the big CRE names as a research analyst. I'm coming from a more general equity/multi asset research background so I don't have particularly detailed knowledge on real estate. Does anybody have recommendations for books or a framework that could help me get up to speed q...

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Real Estate WACC Valuation

johnsmith123456

I am working on a feasibility financial model for a commercial complex. For this purpose I am calculating NPV of the project. The project will be financed by 50% debt 50% equity, however the debt is a fully amortising loan with equal payments over 10 years. The company will have no debt after 10 ye...

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Looking at property type jobs?

yankss101

Besides obviously investment sales/broker are there any specific positions within RE where you would be out a lot looking at properties? Do ACquistions analyst mainly do the modeling in office stuff?...

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C&W Capital Markets: EDSF versus REIB

blackshoes

Within C&W's Capital Markets division, what is the major difference between EDSF and REIB? Can some shed some light on this? I have spoken with people who do EDSF and have a very good idea of what they do. However, I am not sure what the fundamental difference is between the functions of the two gr...

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Create Dynamic IRR in Excel - modeling

PacNumber

I'm trying to figure out how to create a dynamic IRR syntax in Excel. If I change my disposition date, my cash flows and all other projections adjust automatically. I can't seem to come up with a proper way to have my IRR calculate only certain years cash flows as I change my sale date. I'm sure ...

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RE Buy Side Quarterly Dinner/Drinks - San Francisco - Updated

World-Domination

UPDATED: Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016 Time: 6:30pm - TBD Location: Schroeder's (Financial District) - 240 Front Street, San Francisco, CA 94111 What: Happy Hour (no host) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Happy New Year monkeys....

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Landed Gig - Need advice ($3.B AUM)

bankmeup

Quick overview: Posted the other day about an excel test. Was bugging. There was no need to stress, it was simple. My background: 2.5 years finance (non IB), 1.5 years boutique REPE in Los Angelos. Landed job at a firm that has ~3B AUM. Firm has very reputable leadership (well known), very smart guy...

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prestige kew gardens

Shri

Prestige Kew Gardens Prestige Kew Gardens Location Prestige Kew Gardens Review Prestige Kew Gardens Bangalore Prestige Kew Gardens Price...

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need help deciding which path?

ettc

Hello everyone, I apologize if I am asking something that has already been addressed. I have read some threads but looking to get more insight. I graduated last year with a bachelors in accounting with around a 3.5 overall and major gpa. I worked in tax and audit but realized it wasn't something I...

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REPE Dispositions Analyst

King Stannis

Anyone have any idea what the salary would be for a dispositions analyst for a repe in the northeast? Bonus? Assuming 1-3 years experience. Couldn't find anything on glassdoor for the firm. Also, would anyone with experience in dispositions mind sharing their experience? ...

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Path to Becoming a Real Estate Developer

Giangelo-Bautista

Hi guys, I was wondering how to become a Commercial Real Estate Developer from my position. I am a residential real estate agent in SF (I know I'm looked down upon by CRE brokers... , but at least the median price for a home in SF is a million) with few years of experience and I'm staring down my ...

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How can I learn how to underwrite a small business loan?

Golf Before Work

During a job fair a local bank took my application, then later called me for an interview. The position is for a small business underwriter. I have experience in banking and insurance, but most of my banking experience is with mortgages so I'm a little weary about how this interview will go. The job...

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Fifteen Group

egold70

Anyone in the business know much about this group, headquartered in South Florida? I have seen them acquiring deals from time to time, just curious if anyone had any dealings with them or any idea of their reputation in the industry, etc? Thanks...

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Value Added In Tertiary Markets

Pokemon Master

I spoke with an originations guy who said one of the most successful investors he's worked with specialized in doing value added in tertiary markets. I'm not usually one to be sold on an idea in a two minute pitch but when I heard this, I literally interpreted it as a license to print money. The gis...

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CenterPoint Properties

proptrader14

Hey Everyone, Long time reader, first time poster. I had an interview a couple weeks ago with CenterPoint Properties for an analyst position that would work 50/50 with the investment (existing properties) and development teams. I'm wondering if anyone has any experience with them or is aware of t...

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Associate back to Analyst

pe_re24

Does anyone have experience, or can offer advice on going from an associate at a respected real estate company to a top tier firm as an analyst? Would any of you consider doing this if you had 5-7 years or so in the industry and good experience, but felt it was the only way to break into a top tier ...

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Acadia Realty Trust

realestateprimate

Anyone have any experience with this REIT? They recently posted an internship opening for the summer that I am interested in applying for. This would be for the Rye, NY office outside of the city. Additionally, any idea what comp would be like?...

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New York Real Estate Family Offices

JimboUSC

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Johns Hopkins & Georgetown Masters in Real Estate

firestone

Hi guys, I'm considering these two programs right now and was wondering if anybody who has experience with either can provide some insight. 1) Strength in finance - my target position after grad would be in acquisitions 2) strength of program outside the DC metro region - in terms of job placemen...

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Creating an Annuity out of a CRE Lease

real_Skankhunt42

So, we've got an old office building that's being fully vacated in an urban, densely populated area. We're in discussions with the local school board about building out the shell for a badly needed public school. In theory, the lease would be a 30-year absolute NNN lease (county takes care of 100% o...

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Broker/Developer thinking about MSRE/MBA

palma

Hi guys, I will start with my background: -Completed my BSc in Molecular Biology 9 years ago (GPA of 3.9). I did take some finance courses and did very well in them during my undergrad. -I am currently 28 years old. -From Vancouver in Canada. -Originally I was interested in an academic career and...

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Retail Soltions Advisors - Asset Management

assetmanagement

Does anyone know of any large holders of REO properties in Florida that are in need of property management of specialized leasing? Thanks!...

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Broker Dealer - Private RE Fund

DueDiligence12

Is anyone working with or employed by private re fund that also has an affiliated broker dealer or RIA company? What are the pros and cons of having an affiliated broker dealer. I assume it helps in capital sourcing but looking for other reasons. Thanks ...

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NYC Acquisitions Analyst - Resume

indexmatch

RE and Acquisitions Experts: I'm seeking a REPE acquisitions analyst role in NYC and wanted to get some advice on my resume before I start networking and applying. Do you have any comments? If you were screening this for an acquisitions position, which pile would you throw it in and why? What pisse...

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Exit ops for Corporate RE?

yankss101

Will be working for a large corporation in their RE division dealing with very large projects and such. Won't be modeling in Argus, but I believe there is modeling/cash flow projections involved. Not going to say firm but large, its not specifically a RE firm, though. What type of exit ops are ther...

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Possible Job Offer

whataboutbob

So I am a sales associate for a brokerage currently that focuses on tenant rep leasing in the retail space. I've got about a year of experience. Closed a few deals, not super rockstar ish but I'm doing ok, just not entirely happy with brokerage and considering options. Call it 5 corporate clients, a...

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How do you source net lease build to suit opportunities for national retail and office tenants?

WestCoastDeveloper

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? ...

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Whats the first thing you do. Entering new RE market/City for deals

pere797

You want to explore a new market/City where your firm does not currently acquire/build anything. Looking to buy existing or raw dirt for development opportunities. You are not from the Acquisition/IO type role so do not have real RE contacts there. What is the first thing you do? Cold call some brok...

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Wait to Get Pre-Approved With FHA?

GoldenCinderblock

I'm looking to buy a 2-3 plex in Chicago with FHA and live in it in 6 months. I'm currently only making $30K and living in student housing with my wife (full ride, free housing, sucks but it's free). She graduates in 6 months and is gonna be making ~$50K. Both of our credit is in the high 700s. Is ...

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Unpaid Internship in Real Estate

AspiringSage

Hello all, this is my first post in the real estate forum on WSO, and I am just testing the waters. I recently finished several rounds of interviews with a small boutique Real Estate Advisory firm that is based out of D.C. I am looking at interning in their smaller office in a subsidiary market (To...

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Ground Rent Tax Shelter

tmstreet

Can someone shed some light on a deal they have done where they acquired a property with a ground lease in place? I'm reading Linneman's texbook and came across the Ground Leases as a Source of Finance chapter. I know that the ground rent payment is tax deductible but can't seem to find much more in...

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MBS: Regional Screen

What's the Beta

Is there a way to screen for MBS's by the region of the properties included either on Bloomberg or some other service? For example say I want to find an MBS filled with mortgages of a Florida retirement community. How would I do that?...

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International CRE: Acquisitions/Development

Fred_Durst

After lurking for a few weeks, I've noticed that this forum focuses on U.S. based companies and markets. Beyond foreign capital in the U.S., has anyone had exposure to cross-border real estate transactions or development? Does cross-border capital in the CRE market tend to move through HF/REPE who...

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Credit Analyst Into Commercial Real Estate

chadwick411

I've been in the finance industry for a little over 3 years and looking to move into commercial real estate. In high school I've always wanted to be in the business, but when I graduated the real estate market was so bad that I went to college for finance. Upon graduation I was so consumed with the...

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