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Your morning shot of what's new in the world of real estate investing. Daily real estate investment outlook from investor, syndicator, developer and author Victor Menasce.

Your morning shot of what's new in the world of real estate investing. Daily real estate investment outlook from investor, syndicator, developer and author Victor Menasce.
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Your morning shot of what's new in the world of real estate investing. Daily real estate investment outlook from investor, syndicator, developer and author Victor Menasce.

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Episodes

The Zoning Two Step

8/16/2018
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On today's show we do a deep dive on a strategy for getting site plan approval. We examine a specific case study whereby we got a zoning variance with a separate variance application instead of requesting the variance up front. as part of the initial site plan application.

Duration:00:04:11

Will Turkish Coffee Spill All Over Europe?

8/15/2018
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On today's show we're examining the impact of the currency and financial crisis in Turkey. It has the potential to create a ripple effect through-out the European banking system. Eventually, the impact could be felt here in North America.

Duration:00:05:30

A Rare Stock Market Rant

8/14/2018
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Today's show is a rare rant about the insanity I'm seeing in the stock market. Bubbles are formed when expectations deviate too far from the fundamentals of making money. Our case study is one of my favourite companies, Tesla.

Duration:00:06:03

The Next Real Estate Downturn is Here Now.

8/13/2018
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Folks, I’m here to report that the next real estate downturn is already upon us. It’s not 18 months away or 24 months away like many have predicted. It’s here now. I’m going to show this conclusively with the example of Seattle.

Duration:00:05:44

Mahogany Bay Village Walking Tour

8/12/2018
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A few days ago I took a tour with Robert Helms, one of the developers of Mahogany Bay Village and host of the Real Estate Guys Radio Show. This ambitious project is impressive in its own right. Even more impressive is how it was built in an environment of virtually no infrastructure.

Duration:00:12:25

The Future of Money and Wealth

8/11/2018
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On today's show I'm speaking with special guest Russ Gray, co-host of The Real Estate Guys radio show. We're talking about the market cycle and how we prepare.

Duration:00:09:58

Will They Choose To Rent Versus Purchase?

8/10/2018
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Market analysis should examine all the potential choices a new resident could make. They could buy or rent, and they could consider more than one type of property. A complete market analysis should show you clearly all sources of competition. Otherwise you risk making flawed investment decisions based on incomplete information.

Duration:00:04:49

AMA - How Did You Decide To Change Career?

8/9/2018
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David from Pittsburg asks, Since you came from tech background, how did you decide to go into real estate development instead of other options?

Duration:00:05:03

AMA - Should you establish a rule of thumb?

8/8/2018
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Today a listener from Pittsburg asks how we can establish a rule of thumb to guide investment decisions. It's a great question. Check it out.

Duration:00:05:16

Cap Rate Compression

8/7/2018
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On today's show we're examining a recent report from Colliers International on different asset classes across several Canadian cities. We are seeing significantly high prices. I can't seem to make sense of how investors are willing to pay these high prices. They make no sense to me.

Duration:00:06:05

AMA - Building Single Family Homes

8/6/2018
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On today's episode, a listener in Raleigh North Carolina ask about developing a small residential subdivision. There are a number of considerations that need to be deeply examined to determine if the project is viable.

Duration:00:05:30

How Sensitive Are You?

8/5/2018
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How resilient are your projects to increases in interest rates, or construction costs, or perhaps changes in international exchange rates? There are so many variables that have increased in volatility this year that planning has become much more difficult. Performing sensitivity analysis to each of these variables is of paramount importance.

Duration:00:04:33

Special Guest, Kevin Day

8/4/2018
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Kevin Day is one of the most distinguished and knowledgeable asset protection attorney's in the world today. You will learn a great deal from Kevin as I have from just spending time with him and hearing him teach the principles and tactics of asset protection.

Duration:00:12:42

A $14.5 Billion Dollar Profit

8/3/2018
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Hilton Group of Hotels were recently sold from the Blackstone Group through an IPO process. They booked a $14.5 billion dollar profit on the sale.

Duration:00:05:05

Are Condo Hotel Rooms a Good Idea?

8/2/2018
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Having a separate deed for each room in a hotel is the latest twist on the condo concept. The question is, does the model make sense? We dive into that in today's episode.

Duration:00:09:17

Boutique Apartment Hotels

8/1/2018
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There are more changes coming in the hotel industry as providers become more specialized in their product offers to target the specific needs of clients. There are a number of new entrants in the hotel market with a new class of product offer, specifically addressing the need for medium term stays with fully equipped kitchens. This is a new segment worth paying attention to.

Duration:00:05:02

Surprise City Powers

7/31/2018
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Most people know that if you don't pay your taxes, the city will put a lien on your property. But there are 4 ways the city can extract money from property owners that may surprise you. Buckle up.... Here we go.

Duration:00:06:38

AMA - Infill Versus Greenfield

7/30/2018
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A listener in Pennsylvania asks which type of development do I prefer, infill or greenfield?

Duration:00:06:08

Stay Away From The Casino

7/29/2018
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Fortunes are changing in the market, just like at the casino. The key is to recognize the difference between investing and gambling. Sales are slowing and the days on market are extending to more normal levels.

Duration:00:05:41

Surprise!

7/28/2018
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Today's episode is full of surprises. In truth, this is a small sampling of the myriad of surprises we routinely in experience in the world of development projects.

Duration:00:07:14