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Posts by Dr. Adam Gower

One-Month Record Raise Posts in February

One-Month Record Raise Posts in February by Lisa Brown http://bit.ly/2UVyaGl  Portland-based CrowdStreet raised $47 million in February, a one-month record for the online real estate investing marketplace. Investors on CrowdStreet made more than 1,000 investments across 35 property offerings last month. Read More.

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3 Ways to Find Off-Market Real Estate Deals   By Farhan Mahmood, Managing Director of Acquisitions, Trion Properties An off-market real estate deal involves a property or portfolio that is not listed for sale or advertised. Off-market deals are akin to rare treasures because they afford many advantages to investors and broker professionals who find them.…

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Lessons from the Fall of RealtyShares

By Adam Gower Ph.D. When Realty Shares closed down, the real estate crowdfunding platform had lost sight of its core competency, but it also proved that there’s a demand for what it provides. Several lessons can be learned from the recent collapse of RealtyShares, but the most important might be the realization that the demands…

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RW Holdings NNN REIT, Inc. To Explore Potential Acquisition Of Rich Uncles Real Estate Investment Trust

RW Holdings NNN REIT, Inc. To Explore Potential Acquisition Of Rich Uncles Real Estate Investment Trust https://prn.to/2U4WGbb  In connection with the announcement on January 14, 2019 by Rich Uncles Real Estate Investment Trust I (“REIT I”) of REIT I’s decision to pursue strategic alternatives, including the potential sale of its real estate portfolio (the “REIT I Portfolio”), RW…

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Real Estate Opportunities from Cannabis to Car Washes (Podcast)

Real Estate Opportunities from Cannabis to Car Washes (Podcast), Producer Paul Brennan https://bloom.bg/2Of6aey  Charles Clinton, CEO at EquityMultiple, discusses online commercial real estate investing opening doors to four profitable emerging markets, including cannabis, data centers, self storage and car washes. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Paul Brennan Read More.

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Multifamily and CRE loan debt sees largest rise since housing bubble

Multifamily and CRE loan debt sees largest rise since housing bubble by Paul Centopani http://bit.ly/2YalRIa  Commercial and multifamily mortgage debt outstanding grew 6.8% in 2018, benefiting from strong employment numbers and strained inventory, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Read More.

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Investors Eagerly Await Trump Rules on Opportunity Zones by Jim Tankersley https://nyti.ms/2TMFCXM  A hotel groundbreaking ceremony here in an old cotton field not far from Interstate 10 last month featured two United States senators, a hot catered lunch and a stream of speeches about driving economic investment to this corner of the Southwest that is still recovering…

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What are 1031 Exchange Real Estate Investments and Are They Right for You? by Rudy Boroomand, Corporate Controller, Trion Properties. Wealth Preservation The investment vehicle known as a 1031 exchange is a popular wealth preservation tool for real estate stakeholders. Used as a means of deferring capital gains taxes on assets, 1031 exchanges tend to…

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How to Avoid the Next Real Estate Downturn

How to Avoid the Next Real Estate Downturn by Paul Sullivan https://nyti.ms/2UGZ0SH  Frans and Caroline Swaalf, management consultants in the Netherlands, have been enamored of South Florida since they were graduate students at the University of Miami in the 1990s. Read More.

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Store Closings Show No Sign of Abating

Store Closings Show No Sign of Abating by Liz Wolf http://bit.ly/2TKRMAN  It’s only mid-March and already a slew of prominent retailers have announced thousands of store closures around the U.S. And the pace of closings isn’t expected to slow anytime soon. Read More.

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