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  2. Sup guys, trying to figure out which offer is better and will set me up better for my career aspirations. I am two years in the workforce (1.5 years since I received my degree) and have been involved in the asset management function of a brokerage (JLL/CB ...

    15 comments23 Aug 2019 -

  3. Real Estate Q&A

    Real Estate

    Mod note: Click here to see all of our q&a's and interviews So the deal I have been working on won't close by the end of the year. This means I'm going to have a few slow weeks heading into the holidays and will need something to do. I& ...

    105 comments7 Aug 2013 -

  4. I'm currently considering attending NYU's MS in Real Estate program part-time but have noticed certain job descriptions for positions within certain CRE investmente firms prefer or sometimes require either an MBA or CFA (outside of some REPE, i ...

    70 comments4 Feb 2015 -

  5. Folks in REITs, can you please answer if REITs have some sort of fees and promote structure set up like the PE folks? How do REITs typically structure their deals and allow themselves to get from deal-level teens IRR to the monstrosity returns REPE folks ...

    18 comments9 Mar 2018 -

  6. hey, my buddy works for a private REIT company in NYC. He was saying how his company has different "funds" and investors pool their money into certain funds, then go out an purchase RE. Doesnt this sound more like RE PE?? Could someone different ...

    48 comments10 Oct 2016 -

  7. Can anyone shed some light as to why REIT jobs don't seem to be as appealing as REPE/Investment funds jobs. Essentially they do roughly the same job functions, with an Asset Management arm, acquisitions, etc. Is it mainly due to compensation, or othe ...

    29 comments10 Apr 2015 -

  8. Hi All, I am currently three years out of my MBA, concentration in Finance and International Management from a Top 40 school. However after much self introspection, I have decided I want to transition into Real Estate. Past work experience includes 8+ yea ...

    26 comments7 Aug 2016 -

  9. Hi guys, I know this has been generally discussed and that most major RE companies don't stick to a set recruitment cycle as an industry like IB does. My interests in RE lie mostly in debt/equity capital markets and currently looking at shops like HF ...

    13 comments30 Jul 2018 -

  10. Does anyone have information on these guys? They're a Real Estate focused Investment Management firm based out of Boston. According to their website they have $22B under management and do both public and private market investing. http://www.aew.com/o ...

    32 comments18 May 2015 -

  11. Just finished up a final four interview with a RE investment and development firm. I'm looking to make a lasting impression with the follow-up email. What are the things that I absolutely should or should not include, it is a smaller shop so the role ...

    12 comments31 Oct 2017 -

  12. If I'm interested in working at a REIT, REIB, or REPE, what are some periodicals should I be reading to keep up with the news related to the industry? Real Estate repe reit REIB periodicals ...

    22 comments4 Jun 2014 -

  13. The US government is auctioning off 100s of thousands of foreclosed homes and some see this as the tip of a $1 trillion iceberg of foreclosed asset sales... several PE firms & hedge funds are getting ready The buyers might also get help from the gover ...

    21 comments6 Jun 2012 -

  14. For those that work for REITS or companies that focus on purchasing single tenant net lease office/industrial...What are the typical returns that you solve for on a levered/unlevered IRR and Cash on Cash basis? I understand the basic draws to these type o ...

    18 comments22 Oct 2014 -

  15. 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 ...

    12 comments8 Mar 2016 -

  16. I am RE professional, I currently manage self owned portfolio of residential and commercial real estate. I am looking into full time programs in Real Estate focussed on investing/ Asset Management to help me attain my goal to have my own REIT in future. A ...

    14 comments22 Jun 2015 -

  17. Next week I have a 90-minute set of phone interviews for an equity research position as a REIT analyst. I would be coming into a junior position as an experienced hire. I've done consulting in the real estate industry for about three years now. How c ...

    15 comments9 Feb 2017 -

  18. Arbor Realty Trust

    Real Estate

    Has anyone done a transaction with this firm? What is the perception in the marketplace of them? reit Salary ...

    17 comments9 Aug 2012 -

  19. Monkeys,-Long time lurker, first time poster. Some background on me...-Non-target state school 3.55 qpa, Finance major (3.8 gpa), Econ minor (December 2012 grad)-Taking CFA L1 in June I recently accepted an offer at a commercial bank as an RE credit analy ...

    15 comments21 Dec 2012 -

  20. Hello fellow WSO users. I am seeking advice on some next steps to my career path, and any insight would be helpful. My background: graduated in 08 from a well known undergrad program with a degree in finance. Accepted an offer for a PE FoF but was laid of ...

    16 comments12 Nov 2010 -

  21. Fellow Monkeys, As a junior, I will be interviewing with two REITS for either Acquisitions or Asset Management. I believe that I am most interested in Real Estate Investment Banking out of college. I did equity research this past summer, and I believe tha ...

    10 comments25 Sep 2015 -

  22. Hey guys, I am really enjoying reading the real estate forum for all of the insights and comparisons of career fields within it. I am still in undergrad at a midwest regional school (ACT avg about 30) and am doing very well so far with classes and meeting ...

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  23. Alright thanks for bringing me down to earth guys. That did sound incredibly douchy and I deserved those comments below. Good thing I posted on here first. Not gonna do any of that. I'll just network and be chill about it. repe development reit Salar ...

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  24. 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 comments19 Jun 2012 -

  25. 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 comments17 Dec 2014 -

  26. opps in REITs?

    Real Estate

    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 comments10 Jun 2012 -

  27. This summer I will be working as an analyst with an equity REIT. I have not been exposed to real estate investing and look to learn more before beginning- what are some good books / courses to get me started? reit ...

    7 comments14 May 2016 -

  28. URGENT: Please Help if possible

    Investment Banking

    Hi guys, I need some help. If anyone has time would it be possible to download the Bloomberg Asia REIT Index data in excel from 2005 through to today or March 2011. The Bloomberg terminal at my school is down and I need to submit my project this weekend. ...

    8 comments24 Mar 2011 -

  29. 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 comments16 May 2018 -

  30. So last week one of my peers in the energy industry told me he leaving his firm to go work for a REIT and it got me thinking, is this another sign of rebound in the RE industry? To give u some background, I trade NG and so did my friend. Now, granted ther ...

    7 comments10 Jun 2012 -

  31. 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 comments18 Jun 2012 -

  32. Hey guys this was posted on my OCR. I am still in the hunt as I have some interviews with boutiques coming up but was wondering if this would be a good alternative. How is GE Capital- Real Estate for a long term career? What are the exit opportunities? An ...

    7 comments6 Jun 2012 -

  33. REIT Banking

    Real Estate

    Hello I bank on the technology side of things but would really like to do a RE deal. The MD is happy to have me but says I will have to hit the ground running. He did not give much in terms of what I should know or what I can read. He estimates I can help ...

    7 comments10 Jun 2012 -

  34. Was curious if experience as an analyst at a firm that invests in REITs is beneficial if my main goal is to work on project-level investing for an investment firm. Or I thought that was my main goal, but a position investing in REITs opened up my mind to ...

    6 comments19 Sep 2013 -

  35. Hey all, I have a second round for LNR for their rotational analyst program. Anyone have any suggestions of how to prepare? I've never interviewed for a REIT before before the first round phone interview, which was all behavioral. Also, I have an int ...

    5 comments12 Apr 2019 -

  36. The CEO is the former Chief Inv Officer of TARP: http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1557255/000... Someone had recently started a thread asking, "Could I get nonrecourse financing for a portfolio of houses?" so I thought this was relevant. I ...

    6 comments20 Sep 2012 -

  37. Anyone have any resource suggestions or tips on building a model for consolidating a bunch of privately owned assets into a public REIT conversion? Would appreciate any feedback, thanks. reit ...

    6 comments11 Jul 2012 -

  38. The topic of transitioning over to an opportunity fund has been discussed in various forms throughout WSO but my question is more less in regards to the "ideal" MBA summer associate role and post-MBA path that would set one up best for a long ca ...

    5 comments27 Aug 2015 -

  39. STORE Capital-REIT

    Real Estate

    Does anyone have any insight on STORE Capital, a REIT in Arizona. They launched their IPO this past November, and they seem like a real estate company on the rise. They focus on single tenant retail and lease-back transactions. Would this be a good opport ...

    5 comments14 Apr 2015 -

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    5 comments23 Apr 2016 -

  41. Dear all, can you please help me with several questions regarding REITs. 1. In what assets can REIT invest? Specifically, can it invest in stock of a company owning property (i.e. project company)? Can it invest in holding company owning project company o ...

    5 comments6 Oct 2013 -

  42. Can anyone give me information about working here as an analyst? Just wondering if I can find any information about the firm. Ashford Hospitality Trust (REIT) www.ahtreit.com reit Salary ...

    5 comments10 Jun 2012 -

  43. Happy Friday people. I have a modeling test tomorrow for a REIT, specifically in their asset management group. I haven't gotten much background from the recruiter about the test, but I am pretty sure it's the final part of the interview process ...

    3 comments16 Aug 2019 -

  44. Hi 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 ana ...

    4 comments14 Oct 2016 -

  45. For those of you in the industry-- which players focus more on buying companies versus those that focus on assets? REPE is obviously different from traditional PE in that some of these funds directly own assets instead of companies that own assets. I gues ...

    4 comments15 Nov 2014 -

  46. FFO not listed

    Real Estate

    Putting together a comp table for smaller REITS as an intern with little to none guidance. Some of my comps don't list FFO. Is it possible to calcualte this number and how? Ive noticed that when i take Net Income + Dep and amort- gain/loss sale of as ...

    4 comments28 Jun 2013 -

  47. I've got 5 years of mostly TMT M&A investment banking experience, but I'm looking to transition into real estate private equity or the acquisitions team of a REIT. Any feedback is appreciated. Link to resume: http://www.mediafire.com/view/?x ...

    4 comments25 Feb 2013 -

  48. I don't know much about Behringer Harvard (REIT). Im trying to find out what it is like to work there... Does anyone know much about them? www.behringerharvard.com Thanks in advance. reit Salary ...

    4 comments10 Jun 2012 -

  49. REIT info

    Real Estate

    I see some large multi fam REITs with guidance saying they expect around 100-200mm in acquisitions, roughly that or x1.5 in dispositions....... what are your thoughts on this as a barometer on institutional holding periods this year. People are in HOLD mo ...

    3 comments4 Jan 2018 -

  50. REIT list

    Real Estate

    Do any of you monkeys have a list of REITs by coverage industry? I am trying to find REITs to contact regarding a project I am working on. SBs will be rained down from the heavens like Zues rains down lighting. reit ...

    3 comments7 Jan 2016 -

  51. ARCP Misstatements

    Real Estate

    http://m.wsj.com/articles/american-realty-says-it-... Thoughts? reit ...

    3 comments29 Oct 2014 -

  52. Just wondering if there are any firms worth taking a look at in NOLA. reit new orleans ...

    3 comments30 Jul 2014 -

  53. Please help, thanks in advance. Can someone please give me a rundown on the following:- how the equity section on non-traded public REIT's balance sheets works- clarification on some of the line items on the proceeds from financing section on the cas ...

    3 comments1 Jul 2013 -

  54. I have the opportunity to join a well respected REIT as a pre MBA associate under the CFO. The issue I am struggling with is that the CFO is known to be pretty intense and create alot of work. Is it worth it to take a pay cut to go work for the REIT or sh ...

    3 comments18 Dec 2012 -

  55. Hi everyone: I'd appreciate your insights on a quick question please. If a parent company owns REIT units- which line of the REIT goes into the ParentCo's revenue line? Is it AFFO / FFO, or is it 50% x revenue (suppose the ParentCo owns 50% of t ...

    2 comments18 Sep 2019 -

  56. You can find pretty much everything about US reits: books, analyses, online data etc. International REITs are mostly relatively young and there's much less material. I'd like to read a book about REITs which also covers the peculiarities of glob ...

    2 comments13 Aug 2019 -

  57. Question about REITs

    Real Estate

    Could you recommend an example of a spreadhsheet comparing three REITs that are either all in same sector or all in different sectors or vary by market cap or ratings. reit ...

    2 comments17 May 2017 -

  58. I've been interviewing for an analyst position at a large REIT for about a month now. There have been 4 different interview rounds and I've just been told that I've made it to the final round, which is a peer interview with the other analys ...

    2 comments12 Apr 2016 -

  59. Hello Everyone, I recently met a classmate that is older and is the floor manager at a Management Firm. They manage a bunch of different companies for some "rich old guy," (this is what my classmate told me.) I told him I was looking for a summe ...

    2 comments25 Feb 2013 -

  60. A real estate investment management company that invests in commercial real estate. They have a reasonably detailed website in which they explain their philosophy/approach etc. What questions will you ask in order to evaluate the company as a potential em ...

    2 comments15 Sep 2011 -

  61. Hello fellow monkeys, I wanted to see if anyone had gone through the Starwood Property Trust Summer Analyst interview process? I had a phone interview at the beginning of the week and am waiting to hear about next steps. Does anyone know what takes place ...

    1 comment21 Aug 2019 -

  62. Hey all, I recently received an offer from FINRA for market regulation (20/hr + relocation costs for the summer). I am late to the game and am glad to have an offer, but given that it doesn't fit my ideal career path I am curious to accept it. I' ...

    1 comment7 Mar 2019 -

  63. Database of interview questions from Four Corners Property Trust, as well as compensation figures...

    1 Interview Questions26 Feb 2019

  64. I work for a Net Lease REIT in acquisitions. This is my first job out of college, decent pay, awesome work culture/bosses. However, thinking about exit ops gets me a little worried. I feel like I will have good experience, especially starting my career on ...

    1 comment4 Jun 2018 -

  65. A Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) is a security that trades like any asset on an exchange, similar to an ETF. A REIT pools the funds of investors and then invests it into real estate via mortgages or properties. There are 3 main kinds of REIT: Mortgag ...

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  66. I'm an incoming analyst at a REIT coming from a broader corporate finance role (think FP&A or valuation). In preparing for the start of this new role, I've been keeping abreast of general news involving larger REITs (and the one I am going t ...

    1 comment28 Feb 2018 -

  67. I couldn't find a great thread on my question so any insight would be greatly appreciated. I am in the asset management and underwriting department of a REIT. I am starting to wonder what opportunities could be available to me outside of the real est ...

    1 comment29 Jan 2018 -

  68. Hey I have an upcoming interview in TD's Boston Office for a Credit Analyst dealing with commercial real estate and REIT portfolio. Anyone have any interview experience with TD or this field with another bank that can give some pointers? Interview qu ...

    1 comment17 Nov 2016 -

  69. I've been studying the state highway plans. A new stretch of an interstate is targeted for an older (can even be considered distressed) neighborhood of 150 or so homes. Once the interstate goes in, its location makes it ideal to redevelopment into a ...

    27 Oct 2016 -

  70. Starting to apply for analyst positions as a junior in college- please critique. Obviously looking to stand out from other candidates, need specific advice on wording descriptions. resume cv Elon nontarget small school PE reit analyst ...

    12 Sep 2016 -

  71. M&I Reit modelling course

    Job Search Advice

    Hello monkeys, Was wondering if anyone had the M&I REIT modelling course to spare or wanted to share costs to buy a new version? I am able to offer the FIG course in return. Cheers, RH reit ...

    1 comment13 Jun 2016 -

  72. 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 ...

    31 May 2016 -

  73. Any experiences in this area? (Particularly S. Korea) Market Trends, Job opps, exit opps, etc Thank you. reit ...

    1 comment19 Oct 2015 -

  74. Anybody know anything about REIT Financial analyst? I am trying to break into banking but not so sure whether this position will help me doing that. This company is publicly traded and looks solid. Please provide me with any idea, insight, suggestion. Tha ...

    9 Feb 2015 -

  75. A client of ours made the Journal this week. Good read about the inner workings of a REIT. [quote]Commercial Property Pros Lock Horns over CommonWealth REIT Last summer, when Jeff Blau, chief executive of Related Cos., was approached by a young vice presi ...

    1 comment25 Jul 2013 -

  76. Does anyone know what to expect in salary + commission (%) for a leasing rep at some of the top retail REITs? Need to try and get a baseline on this as soon as possible. if you don't know, maybe you can refer me to a contact who does? thanks for the ...

    27 Sep 2012 -