In theory, opening the flood gates to non-accredited investors significantly expands the potential investor base and would bring even more capital into the commercial real estate investment arena....More
History doesn't repeat itself, but it rhymes they say. Malinvestment cycles do repeat with a different line-up of giant companies pretty much doing the same dangerous things with a different toy in each cycle....More
Investors should be seeking to improve their risk adjusted returns. I'm a big fan of using ETFs to achieve the risk adjusted returns relative to the portfolios that a normal investor can generate for themselves after trading costs....More
The annual “Emerging Trends in Real Estate” survey by consulting firm PwC and Urban Land Institute (ULI) gets specific about which markets might be the safest bets for retail investment in today's climate.
If you are able to look through short-term market volatility, there are still rewards to be found in emerging markets. However, with a more dispersed environment, investors will need to be more active in their approach....More