Add Your Blog | | Signup
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 2W ago

My Thoughts on the Massive Impact Autonomous Cars Will Have on Real Estate

I still think autonomous cars will create more billionaires in real estate and retail than in tech or manufacturing. Just as cars did. — Benedict Evans (@BenedictEvans) August 29, 2016 Au...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 1M ago

How Origin Investments Raised $10 Million of Equity in 1 Week: Part 2

In September, Ben Harris, head of investor relations for Origin Investments, shared the approach that enabled Origin to raise over $4M of capital online in a single week. Ben walked through ...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 1M ago

Attention Real Estate Investors: It’s Important to Build Relationships with Operators

At Atlas, we have over 400 HNW individuals who’ve invested in our deals. Today, following several successful exits, the strong performance of current deals, and attractiveness of cash-flowin...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 2M ago

Why You Can’t Rank Real Estate Crowdfunding Platforms (And how to Determine which is Right for You)

People love rankings. I get it. They attract eyeballs and enable us to compare across a large group of participants. Rankings work great in sports where there are endless statistics and a le...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 2M ago

Where do Great Real Estate Deals Come From? 3 Real World Examples

The most challenging aspect of doing your own real estate deals, especially early on, is sourcing great opportunities. It’s finding that first deal that you’re willing to stake your entire r...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 2M ago

My Thoughts on Real Estate Crowdfunding Part VIII [February 2017]

It’s been over 5 months since I shared my thoughts on the real estate crowdfunding business. I’ve alluded to this in previous write-ups (parts I, II, III, IV, V, VI, and VII can be seen here...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 3M ago

10 Federal: Embracing Technology to Outperform the Competition

One of the many great things about the real estate business is diversity of people and backgrounds. Throughout my series of Sponsor Features I’ve highlighted individuals who were born to be ...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 3M ago

How Entrepreneurial Real Estate Operators Efficiently Source and Screen Deals

I talk to a lot of entrepreneurial real estate operators. Some are just starting out. Others have successfully built a platform and scaled up. While others started and failed. Although there...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 4M ago

A Day in the Life of a Real Estate Entrepreneur Featuring Arx Urban Founder, Benjie Moll

I’ve said it many times before, doing your own deals and building a real estate is incredibly hard. It takes great timing and some good luck, and even then there is no guarantee of success. ...
A Student of the Real Estate Game · 4M ago

5 Things I Learned in 2016 and 5 Goals for 2017

Happy New Year, everybody! I spent the past week down in South Florida, almost entirely disengaged from the internet and work (the harder it’s been to do, the important it’s become). I took ...