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  2. LaSalle Investment Management Interview

    Hi all, First of all Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. I will have an interview with LaSalle Investment Management early next year. A bit of a surprise to me as I don't even know if they sponsor Visa for non-EU citizens (do they?). They said to me ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 25 2013 - 4:28pm -

  3. Private Equity Fund- Real Estate Fund

    Hello monkeys, ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 6 2012 - 7:56pm -

  4. Goldman Sach RMD Asset Management- Dallas

    I have an interview set up for GS's RMD Asset Management. I am wondering if someone can talk to me about their culture, lifestyle, hours, base+bonus (Associate level), exit opps/promotion opportunities, etc.. I know they recently switched offices to ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 17 2019 - 7:08pm -

  5. Which school to transfer [or stay] for best chance at breaking into real estate/working at a real estate investment firm

    I am currently a finance student at Fordham University's Gabelli School of Business and was accepted as a junior year transfer to Boston University's Questrom School of Business and Northeastern University's D'Amore-McKim School of Bus ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 31 2016 - 12:51am -

  6. Real estate transaction teams at Big 4

    Hi all, Is anyone familiar with the type and caliber of experience one would get on the RE transactions team at a big 4 firm? In particular my medium term goal is moving into acquisitions and/or AM with an investor and I'm wondering how this experien ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 7 2013 - 6:16am -

  7. Interview for Real Estate Development Company

    So I have turned my focus towards finding a position at a Real Estate Development Firm. I received a response for an interview this upcoming week. The interviewee wants to meet up at a local coffee cafe to conduct a 30 minute interview. I am not applying ...

    9 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 1 2017 - 1:34pm -

  8. Inserting new rows in Excel model takes extremely long

    Hi everybody, so I'm currently building this real estate project model for one of our clients. Unfortunately, it turned out to be a lot more complex than initially thought as it projects both the client's relatively complex operations, tied to s ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jun 6 2018 - 3:45pm -

  9. What is Associate comp in RE groups at megafunds?

    I'm in the process at a couple well known MFs (think Blackstone, KKR, TPG, etc.). My experience is 3 years in REIB. I have heard Associate base for PE at MF's is $125k + ~100% bonus. What can I expect in the RE group? Same/similar? Or lower? Any ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 31 2016 - 1:56am -

  10. Pay Your Card But Default on Your Mortgage?

    In a new report bound to disturb those hoping for a comeback in the real estate market this year, TransUnion reveals that Americans across the board are opting to keep their credit card payments up to date while allowing their mortgages to go into foreclo ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 4 2010 - 3:55am -

  11. Leasing, Capital Markets, and REITs: The Other White Meat

    Like most people might expect, REPE is getting the majority of the attention. This comes as no surprise since many of the well known shops are highly selective, pay handsomely, and provide employees an opportunity to refine their real estate modeling skil ...

    10 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 19 2012 - 10:46pm -

  12. Insurance Company Real Estate Investment Group Bonuses

    Is anyone familiar with bonus structures for the large insurances companies within their real estate investing divisions? (Met Life, Prudential Real Estate Investors, Allianz, NY Life, AIG, etc.). This would be for entry level investment analyst roles. An ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2015 - 10:51am -

  13. How specific are you on your resume?

    See title. How specific are you guys on your resumes regarding deals that you have worked on? resume Real Estate ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 8 2015 - 2:06pm -

  14. Advice for Bank Job

    Hi guys, I go to a school that is ranked 45-40. I have had two real estate internships and I want to break into banking. I went from a 2.87 gpa for my first 2 years to 3.27 gpa that I round to a 3.3 on my resume. I am not qualified enough for an analyst p ...

    6 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 26 2018 - 10:47am -

  15. Transition from FICC Trader(BB) to Real Estate Investment companies

    I'm trying to move to Real Estate Investment industry from FICC trader. (I'm currently working as a trader in FICC of a well-known US bank, and I'm a VP and 33 yrs old.) I know they are totally different industries and different skillsets a ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 15 2017 - 4:43pm -

  16. REPE debt fund- what kind of excel modelling is typical?

    I'm preparing for an interview with a REPE Debt Fund (hence my prior posting regarding this topic). I was curious to know what types of financial models are typically used. The folks I'm interviewing with typically purchase portfolios of distres ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 7 2014 - 10:45pm -

  17. Getting into a Good Masters of Science in Real Estate Program

    Not really "Business School" but I thought the topic would fit here the best. (Anyways) I'm really interested in eventually breaking into REPE and at the moment, I'm not bringing much to the table in terms of experience or a Bachelors ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 17 2011 - 11:11am -

  18. Go Long On "Brick"

    Here in Argentina, people are always talking about buying "brick". From the rooftop of my apartment, I can see many unoccupied apartments in the midst of a building boom. The truth is that those are not really apartments, but private banks. Arge ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 16 2012 - 4:15pm -

  19. Advice for an incoming summer analyst

    I am heading into a summer analyst role this summer at a major sell side RE shop. What can I do now to prepare and when I am in the office to ensure a full time return offer? analyst Real Estate return ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 24 2019 - 9:09pm -

  20. What are the legal criteria for denying a potential lessee and is it legal to require someone to cosign the lease?

    Background: I am planning to purchase properties to rent to college students. Questions: What are legal criteria for denying a potential lessee? Can a person be disqualified based on GPA or the "disability" of alcohol addiction/abuse? Also, can ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 28 2013 - 2:27pm -

  21. Deferred maintenance cost in a valuation

    If you were building a model for a 250,000 sf apt building, where exactly would you include a deferred maintenance cost of 50m, and how would that be paid for (would it require a loan that is amortized over x years, etc)? I'm trying to value the prop ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 27 2015 - 1:16pm -

  22. What do you know about Grosvenor Fund Management?

    I have a meeting with a MD on Tuesday. I know these guys are a major Britain based repe investing in most of the property types through debt and equity. They do acquisition, disposition, portfolio management, and Asset Management. And it seems most of the ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 22 2012 - 5:33pm -

  23. Shaking the Real estate handle- Why is Real Estate something that needs to be Shaken off?

    What's up fellas. I frequent this thread a lot but I have yet to get a solid understanding of why people say it can be tough to "shake the real estate title" especially when coming from REPE or REIT Seems like real estate would be a cool fi ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 17 2014 - 1:54pm -

  24. CRE Lending at Insurance company lifestyle + comp

    Hello- just curious if anyone has any experience with doing CRE lending at an insurance company, and how would that compare to doing CRE lending (CMBS/ BS /etc.) at a bank in terms of comp (salary + bonus) and hours at the analyst/associate level? I am ho ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 7 2014 - 7:31pm -

  25. semi target resume review

    I'm very interested in careers in investment banking and real estate. I'll be giving out SBs for solid reviews. Thanks. Investment Banking Real Estate resume Resume Review Review semi-target sb ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 8 2016 - 3:36pm -

  26. How "hands on" are REPE firms?

    Can someone explain to me how "hands on" REPE firms are in their investments? Typically, what happens after a firm deploys their capital for investments? Do they typically just invest and thats it or are they actively involved in the investment ...

    9 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 10 2012 - 8:41pm -

  27. Can anyone here comment on the compensation for a Development Manager?

    I am looking for a compensation breakout of a development manager? Does anyone have any idea? development manager Real Estate ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 30 2016 - 11:00pm -

  28. Equity research covering public REITs...career path and exit opps???

    Can anyone please expand on the exit opportunities for ER covering REITS? I have several questions: 1) Is ER competitive / desired experience in the RE industry? 2) Is transitioning to REIB, REPE, or corp equity research possible from RE research? 3) Does ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 7 2014 - 11:47pm -

  29. Ground-up Multifamily Development Model

    Curious to know if anyone has a ground-up multifamily development model that they do not mind sharing. I am currently building one that will include the construction/lease-up schedule, and it would be great to have something to reference. Thanks! Real Est ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 13 2014 - 1:34pm -

  30. Deal Size Matter in Real Estate?

    Is deal size crucial in terms of experience quality in underwriting properties? I am assuming it is much more preferable looking at larger, sexier properties rather than class B- C properties in tertiary markets, but does it make a huge difference in term ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 7 2014 - 2:45am -

  31. Neeeeeeeeed a joooobbbbbbbbbbbbbbb!!

    I need a job on the West Coast. I cant find anything. I am still stuck in the Midwest working a job I would rather not be. I need something preferably in real estate. help a brother out.... any ideas on companies hiring on the Left Coast??? Real Estate jo ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 14 2011 - 8:37pm -

  32. INTERVIEW ADVICE- Should I reach out again?

    Hello Fellow Monkeys, as we get ready for the weekend and our MDs start streaming out the door I am in need of some advice. Background: I had an interview last week with a Real Estate PE firm in Mexico City. Interview was intense, Modeling, 2 Case Studies ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 22 2016 - 7:19am -

  33. REIT to RE Investment Banking?

    I am interested in breaking into real estate investment banking. I am a senior finance student at a non target with a 3.7 gpa. I had an internship with a commercial real estate brokerage during last summer. I wasn't able to secure an offer at a IB, b ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 30 2014 - 12:16am -

  34. Argus AE for Asset Management

    Does anyone use Argus for asset management? I have always used AE for acquisition, but am trying to get full utility from the software. Would love to hear how your shop utilizes it. Argus Real Estate ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 25 2018 - 12:59pm -

  35. opps in REITs?

    I'll be a senior next year at a top 5 target majoring in Econ with a gpa of 3.547 (sooo close to being able to round it up...) I'm currently interning at CITIC Securities in Beijing. For those who haven't heard of it, CITIC is the biggest I ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 10 2012 - 8:46pm -

  36. Cold Emailing- Buy side of real estate

    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: Joining ULI Starting REFM courses Reading "The R ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 19 2016 - 8:19pm -

  37. Low GPA, Online Apps for RE Investment Sales

    low gpa Real Estate brokerage investment sales Online Application ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 8 2015 - 7:23pm -

  38. How are depreciation lessening taxes factored into a Real Estate deal when its not on the income statement...

    Depreciation is obviously a big deal in any business, esp. real estate, and on real estate income statements I don't see depreciation, so where is it accounted for and how does it flow through to the equity? I.e. how to calculate the true yearly cash ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 2 2018 - 1:23pm -

  39. REPE best practices

    I saw this as a topic on the PE forum. I thought it might be valuable to start one here. What are some challenges, solutions, and best practices you guys have when transitioning to a new PE role. Would love to hear about approaches to deal sourcing, consi ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 23 2017 - 2:02pm -

  40. Goldman Sachs RMD vs REPIA

    Hi, can someone please explain the differences between the RMD group at Goldman Sachs in Dallas and the REPIA in NYC. Which would offer a better experience for real estate investing and provide the best exit ops to real estate PE? Goldman Sachs RMD Real E ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 2 2015 - 12:44am -

  41. Blackstone Real Estate Asset Management Interview- Anyone have prior experience?

    Hi, I am interviewing for Blackstone 's Real Estate Asset Management division and it is the Real Estate Debt Strategies group. Anyone have any idea what might be asked? Thanks! Real Estate blackstone ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 30 2012 - 4:36am -

  42. Questioning a company's investment strategy during the interview process

    Lets say you are interviewing at a real estate fund that invests only in one product type in one specific geographical area. Personally, you do not see the appeal in long term growth potential for this product type in the area. I have an interview coming ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 8 2012 - 1:29am -

  43. Switch from RE lending

    I currently work in commercial real estate lending as a financial analyst in a MM bank. I enjoy the work and knew going into it that it was just a starting place for me. I interned at a development company and ultimately want to be in development or acqui ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 7 2012 - 1:55pm -

  44. Can a Hedge Fund Manager Live at an Investment Property?

    If a hedge fund decides to invest in luxury real estate, is the hedge fund manager allowed to use it as his primary residence/beach house until it is sold? It sort of creates a conflict of interest and the property could be rented out in between the time ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 3 2012 - 7:14pm -

  45. Big 4 out of grad school--> REIB, PE, or anything else good??

    Hi! Recently graduated T25 JD/ MBA still looking for a job. Committed to real estate- what do you all think of doing Big 4 real estate consulting? They have all sorts of positions available. Is this good experience that can lateral into something good in ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 27 2012 - 2:52pm -

  46. Dick Fuld opens real estate brokerage

    Mr. Fuld strikes again: Just seven years after his brokerage firm collapsed under a mountain of troubled mortgages, former Lehman Bros. Chairman and CEO Dick Fuld is back in the real estate business. Last year, Fuld's financial advisory firm, Matrix ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 28 2015 - 9:28am -

  47. 2015 Preqin Global Real Estate Report

    Does anyone have a copy of the 2015 Preqin Global Real Estate Report? Willing to give multiple SBs! https://www.preqin.com/item/2015-preqin-global-rea... Real Estate ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 13 2015 - 10:35pm -

  48. RE groups at Banks buying, selling, investing in RE

    This might be a stupid question but.. Its pretty clear on these threads that "REIB" at HFF, Eastdil, etc is essentially brokerage of some form or another. Then there are groups at typical banks that are essentially lenders, which I believe would ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 5 2015 - 5:58pm -

  49. Entrepreneur--> PE/HF

    Hi Wallstreetoasis, ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 27 2011 - 5:42pm -

  50. Life Co Internship Ex Ops?

    Hello! Thanks to the advice of WSO, I began networking and got myself an internship in the CRE department of a regional LifeCo company that invests in commercial mortgages. My question is how do I leverage this position or make the most of it? From my int ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 16 2018 - 2:20pm -

  51. Lazard M&A- Real Estate

    I have a first round with Lazard Real Estate M&A coming up. I'd appreciate any advice on suggested material to know/prepare. How well versed should I be in real estate specific information. Thanks. Real Estate M&A ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 18 2012 - 8:36pm -

  52. REPE questions....

    1) Do you think that RE transactional experience at Big4 Accounting/Consulting Firm will open doors into REPE? (Deloitte, Duff and Phelps, E&Y) 2) Could you get into REPE directly out of a top 10-15 MBA program, without IB experience, but with general ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 31 2010 - 1:28pm -

  53. Goldman Real Estate vs. Sponsors

    Can anyone provide details on these two groups at Goldman? I'm specifically interested in PE / HF placement, group size, group reputation, and group culture/lifestyle. Also, I know that these two groups aren't as reputable as TMT / FIG, but are ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 7 2010 - 12:24pm -

  54. barcap real estate IB?

    Anyone know anything about the real estate IB group at BarCap NY? Tried searching but to no avail. Trying to learn a bit about the types of deals they work on, size, culture, and how they compare with other BB real estate groups. Thanks! Investment Bankin ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 7 2010 - 11:13pm -

  55. ER or keep interviewing

    So, a little background. I've worked in IB / PE for a little over three years. Over two of them spent at large banks in IB and a little less than a year starting up a Real Estate Private Equity. I've been looking for a permanent position at the ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 19 2009 - 5:26pm -

  56. Cornell real estate minor

    Anyone here did the undergraduate minor in real estate at Cornell? How competitive is it to get into the program, and how is it compared to one of the concentrations at the Hotel School? Cornell Real Estate RE minor Baker ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 22 2016 - 11:24pm -

  57. Real Estate Investment Banking Interview Case

    Hi I have a 2nd round interview with a global asset manager in their Real Estate Investment Banking group (think of hybrid between a bank's real estate coverage group and brokerage services). I was told that there will be a case study component where ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 2 2018 - 9:41am -

  58. Rise of "Agrihood" communities

    http://www.amtrakthenational.com/serenity-now Read an interesting article in the Amtrak magazine recently while traveling for work. Essentially there has been a large increase recently in the development of "agrihoods": sustainable communities t ...

    5 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jan 17 2018 - 11:18am -

  59. How to forecast the sales of a high growth company

    hello and I am new here, I am a finance student, and currently researching on a high growth company. It is a real estate company and it is quite young and not yet mature and stable so its growth is still high but so far I'm lost in forecasting their ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 4 2012 - 4:38am -

  60. Real Estate after full time job?

    My "dream" job is working in commercial RE at JP Morgan. Unfortunately, they're not hiring for any full time positions and I am graduating undergrad this year. Can't apply now because nothing is open but it seems that everyone who work ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 18 2017 - 1:40pm -

  61. Anyone know much about Situs Company?

    Can anybody give me a review of the Situs Company? I am interested in them and wanted to know anything you guys may know about them. I've read a little on them and am getting mixed reviews. I appreciate any help/advice you can give. Investment Bankin ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 18 2012 - 8:43pm -

  62. Need Help with REIT Job Description

    Hey guys, Needed some help in figuring out this interesting job description, which seems like a dual role in Investments and Credit...would like to hear what people get from the description: The Investment/Corporate Credit analyst will provide unbiased, w ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 26 2015 - 12:56am -

  63. 3 Alternative Investments for the Wealthy

    Read this a few days ago and wanted to see WSO opinions. If you had half a billion or more would you invest in these or something else? "The ultra-rich, also known as ultra high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs), are people defined as having net worths ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 15 2015 - 11:31am -

  64. Real estate recruitment agencies California

    I am currently looking to move out to California from the UK to work in commercial real estate, more specifically investment sales/capital markets at an analyst level. My plan is to make the move once I have secured a job or at the very least an internshi ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 25 2015 - 2:46pm -

  65. potential over-use of connections... strategy

    . Investment Banking Real Estate PE ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 25 2011 - 10:34am -

  66. Underwriting Questions

    Let' say you're underwriting a multi-tenanted office building where leases have a base year stop. How do you determine the Fixed % of an expense? Also, I've seen some agrus runs with an expense that contains a Recoverable % that's betw ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 15 2015 - 2:32pm -

  67. where can i go from this position? (development/acquisition related)

    It's been a while since I have posted here as I often frequented WSO during high school/college, but I'm back and ready to contribute to the real estate forum! To quickly note, I graduated college this past May. So I was hoping I could get some ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 24 2014 - 8:56am -

  68. Bellwether Asset Management

    I was wondering if anyone has heard of this off- balance sheet, real estate Asset Management firm, supposedly a newly formed branch of Oaktree Capital. No idea what the interview is supposed to be like (applying as an Intern), anyone heard of them, or can ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 1 2014 - 1:01pm -

  69. First real estate investment leverage

    I know many people here have experience doing their own investments, so I was hoping to get some info. How much leverage would you use for say, the buying and converting of a property into 3-6 units. I'm thinking student housing, or something around ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 28 2014 - 5:18pm -

  70. Boston Real Estate Investment Companies

    I am beginning to look into some RE investment companies in the Boston area and am curious to learn more about acquisitions analyst salaries as well as the required background/experience required to land an acquisitions analyst job. From what I have been ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 23 2014 - 3:18pm -

  71. KKR Real Estate Credit Team

    Hi all, I have a first round interview coming up with KKR's Real Estate Credit team and I was hoping someone here could shed some light on what to expect/how I should prepare. Any help is appreciated! Thanks, Tim KKR Real Estate ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 29 2018 - 6:26pm -

  72. Has anyone here successfully jumped from the US to Europe or Asia?

    I am getting to the point in my life where I am wanting to ditch the States for a few years and move to Europe or Asia, however I dont want to take a step back in my current career in real estate. Has anyone had any success moving to Europe or Asia and be ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 4 2016 - 1:00am -

  73. Multi-Family Developer Associate/Acquisitions Compensation

    Hello everyone, Wanted to get some color on market comps. Have ~2 years of capital markets experience at a bank then made a move to a real estate multifamily developer in NYC. Hitting the 1 year mark, trying to get a better sense of market compensation. L ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 4 2014 - 2:32pm -

  74. Retail Market Analysis Presentation

    A retailer invited me back for a 2nd round. Position is acquisitions and development analyst. They're gearing up for a large expansion on the East Coast. Mostly buying land though.. kind of like Walgreens, Burger King, etc., then you're involved ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 25 2014 - 4:26pm -

  75. need urgent advice on making transition

    Hi all, This is very personal post which I have to think about and make decision within 24 hours (asap). I am a recent graduate and started full-time in finance division at one of bulge brackets (GS / JPM /MS). It's a rotational program for two years ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 22 2013 - 8:14pm -

  76. Professional Orgs

    What professional organizations do you recommend joining? I am currently a student member of ULI. I have heard NAIOP is good also. Any thoughts? Thanks. Real Estate ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 10 2013 - 2:27pm -

  77. Please d-stroy my resume

    I am working on submitting my resume for IB and Commercial Real Estate full-time positions. Please let me know what I should work on.... I am trying to decide on splitting my resume into work experience and extracurriculars so I have attached two versions ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 9 2016 - 4:13pm -

  78. Market Analysis for Real Estate by Rena Mourouzi-Sivitanidou?

    A colleague of mine attended a course at HBS and showed me some lecture notes that were based on course material by Rena Mourouzi-Sivitanidou. The notes looked quite interesting but I only had time to give them a cursory glance. My google-fu is weak and I ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 7 2013 - 11:26am -

  79. Mesa West

    Anyone have insight on Mesa West? How are they viewed in the marketplace compared to competitors such as STWD or Prime? Bonus points for culture, hours, or comp at the analyst level. Thanks. Real Estate debt ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 8 2013 - 5:34pm -

  80. Top Real Estate Consulting Firms

    Posted this over in the consulting forum and didnt get any takers... Who are some of the big names (firms) in real estate consulting? Obviously i know: cushman, cbre, JLL, who are some of the other big players? Any of the top management consultants have s ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 18 2012 - 8:17pm -

  81. Transition from trading to private equity RE

    I've spent the last six years as a commodity options trader at a bulge bracket firm. I'm now interested in transitioning to private equity real estate. I've crafted a story to sell my background (which includes taking real estate as one of ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 25 2018 - 3:51pm -

  82. How hard is it to break into a REIT/REPE/ RE Development post MBA with little RE background?

    I'm going to Cornell Johnson this fall and right now I'm leaning towards IB but I've always had an interest in real estate and I'm curious as to what the job opportunities are in RE. Also I can take a fair amount of classes from the ho ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 13 2016 - 6:49pm -

  83. Real Estate BBs

    Does anybody have a list of smaller BBs that specialize in real estate? Or just throw some out on here. Thanks, appreciate it. Real Estate BB List ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 18 2012 - 8:35pm -

  84. Holy Crap My Internship Sucks

    Hello, ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 21 2011 - 1:05pm -

  85. repe--> general distressed debt HF--> anywhere = feasible path?

    disclaimer: i like real estate generally, so this is only a what if? question but what if? i decide i want to get into more general distressed investing. can the high degree of distressed experience (albeit real estate focused) help me transition to a mor ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 1 2011 - 5:36pm -

  86. Investment Property- Is my thinking correct? Experienced guys please advise

    Hey, I am looking at buying my first multi-family duplex. I did my analysis on the property over an 8 year hold. Property is foreclosed and asking price is $85,000. Bought in March 2009 for $130,000. Rent is under market valued currently at $1700 for both ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 11 2010 - 7:42pm -

  87. Is Real Estate Advisory a coverage / m&a group?

    Hi all, I applied for an internship in Real Estate Advisory but I don't exactly know whether it's a coverage / m&a team or real estate finance (structured finance team) or even something else. I'm looking for a corporate finance / IBD ( ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 17 2010 - 11:56am -

  88. Tishman Speyer Analyst Interview help

    Hey fellow monkeys, I have an interview lined up with Tishman for their analyst program (after Undergrad). What do you think are "must know" topics that they will test me on? Also how would you answer the dreaded "if i gave you 100Million $ ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 23 2015 - 8:40pm -

  89. Urdang Real Estate**********

    What do you know about Urdang? Analyst pay? Real Estate ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 29 2009 - 9:13pm -

  90. Graduate School

    Hello, I'm now in undergraduate school, and after receiving advice from people working in financial services, it seems like I should embark in real estate field to achieve my long-term career goals. However, I've been studying psychology in my u ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 3 2018 - 7:34pm -

  91. Emigrating to a different market?

    Real Estate being such a regional and network based carrier, I'm curious about any stories and details you might have about graduating from or working in a certain market, and either through fortuitous events or a continued effort wound up in a compl ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 3 2018 - 9:22am -

  92. Where to find annual population state since 1990?

    Hi all, Anyone know where I can find a simple database or spreadsheet that provides us with annual population data by state since 1990? I recognize that some of this data is available on the Census website, but I haven't been able to find annual data ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 1 2009 - 10:52am -

  93. Tips on Deal Underwriting Organization

    Hi All, I would like to start a thread that I hope will benefit everyone. I myself (like many of you I'm sure) have a hard time keeping track of notes and thoughts when I'm analyzing acquisitions. For example, if you look at my desk today, I hav ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 15 2014 - 3:55am -

  94. Elliott and Associates Tips för nybörjare om att välja den bästa fastigheter fastighetsbolag

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