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Realty Speak has a lot to say about NYC Multi Family, Mixed Use and Office building Investment Real Estate.

Realty Speak has a lot to say about NYC Multi Family, Mixed Use and Office building Investment Real Estate.

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Realty Speak has a lot to say about NYC Multi Family, Mixed Use and Office building Investment Real Estate.

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English


Episodes

Episode 034 – Eviction Moratorium – What Owners, Tenants and You Need to Know Right Now

1/26/2021
The narrative around an Eviction Moratorium communicates a false positive that amounts to no more than a strategy to boost political popularity while failing to explain or plan for what happens in the future. The accumulation of an obligation with no relief or assistance is a plan to fail all the stakeholders of rental housing. Especially when the debits far exceed the credits. Who are the stakeholders? Far more reaching than just landlords and tenants. Joanna Wong, my Co-Host on this...

Duration:01:11:10

Episode 033 – Short and Sweet – Bill’s Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021 Message to You.

1/1/2021
In this short 4 minute episode, Bill Weidner reflects on 2020 and shares the future theme of Realty Speak and of course a little wisdom for you, the Realty Speak guests and listeners.

Duration:00:03:36

Episode 032 – The Paper and Show Must Go On – NEREJ and NYREJ Find the Way Forward

9/29/2020
The signs were there in late February and early March. Now what?! In this episode of Realty Speak, Rick Kaplan - Media Director, shares how the New England and New York Real Estate Journals made the pivot during the Covid-19 Pandemic and continued to publish without missing a beat. While continuing to get the news out as normal they also explored new ways to serve their readers, contributors and sponsors. Rick unravels Rolly’s story from 1963 and brings us forward to now

Duration:00:49:38

Episode 031 – Urban Town House for the Workforce of the West – Just in Time

8/17/2020
New multifamily housing development is clearly in Scott’s DNA. His ability to see a little into the future while being mindful of the past and careful about the present is his superpower as he innovates workforce housing. Not only has he not shut down, he is accelerating the model. Great stories and insights that you will be glad we shared.

Duration:01:20:29

Episode 030 – Family Legacy Multifamily in the Big City – Challenges and Joys

6/24/2020
When you think of apartment buildings in New York City you imagine them owned by large Real Estate Corporations, Private Equity Companies and publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trusts. However, when you pause and look closely you will find that there is a group of dedicated families who operate legacy multifamily real estate across many celebrated communities in our big pond of a town. These individuals who represent the fabric of the diverse cultural enclaves provide much of the...

Duration:01:08:04

Episode 029 – Syndication – Template for Success in a Real Estate Fund

5/20/2020
For Tom Carroll investing in real estate while working in the financial markets was an exercise in diversification. It eventually became his journey from active limited partner to a managing general partner with a team that has scaled real estate assets under management 16x since 2014. Strategic financial and demographic analysis around acquisitions, back office and property level efficiency along with superior management of their investor’s expectations and user experience is the basis for...

Duration:01:28:17

Episode 028 – COVID-19 Virtual Summit – For the Landlord and Real Estate Professional

4/10/2020
This episode is the lightly edited audio of a Virtual Summit I moderated on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. The free online event “Virtual Summit for the Landlord and Real Estate Professional of New York City and Beyond - Coronavirus & Your Rental Cash Flow” was produced by the law firm of Kucker Marino Winiarsky & Bittens, LLP. Live attendees were able to hear and interface with thought leaders in various roles in the real estate industry addressing the pressing topic of what landlords should be...

Duration:01:28:55

Episode 027 – Over Regulation of Property Rights – The Real Consequences

3/13/2020
In June of 2019 the laws that regulate rents in NY swung 180 degrees to the left. Now after that recipe has simmered for almost a year we are experiencing the Real Consequence of its bitter brew. Not just for property owners, but all stakeholders. Join attorneys Nativ Winiarsky and Jim Marino as they share the stories of what was, what is and what to expect as we tread down this path. And this is NOT just a NY thing. It could come to a location near you soon! Listen, learn and share...

Duration:01:20:43

Episode 026 – The Real Estate Data Universe – The Path to a Conclusion.

2/25/2020
Listen and learn from Jim Costello, SVP at Real Capital Analytics as he takes us on a journey through the trends and tools available to make sense of transactional real estate data. Jim is brilliant and we touch on everything from alternative property types, leverage, transportation infrastructure, local national and global markets, the aftermath of impactful economic events and so much more.

Duration:01:03:22

Episode 025 – Placemaking – The Business Improvement District Way

1/28/2020
What a difference a DECADE makes. In this episode - Ellen Baer, Hudson Square BID - President and CEO, will share with you the why, what and how of creating and executing a Business Improvement District! Whether you are contemplating a BID in your community or not; you’ll want to listen to Ellen’s process for transforming a neighborhood’s vision into a reality in which all the stakeholders reap rewards.

Duration:00:51:25

Episode 024 – Short and Sweet – Bill’s 2019 Year End Message to You

12/26/2019
In this short 5 minute episode, Bill Weidner reflects on year 2 of Realty Speak® and shares his 2019 year end message to you, the Realty Speak® guests and listeners.

Duration:00:05:16

Episode 023 – Diversity and Equality – Women in Real Estate

11/25/2019
NYU Dean Sam Chandan together with KPMG partners Shruti Sha and Yesenia Scheker participate with me in this very relevant, timely and thought provoking conversation that will have you asking yourself “what can I do to help build the blueprint for change”

Duration:00:52:24

Episode 022 – Ensure the Insurance – Hold Harmless, Endorsements, Exclusions – Oops!

10/30/2019
Matt Cotter, a Consultative Broker and Construction Insurance Specialist along with Michael Nucatola a Risk Consultant for the real estate industry lead you up and down the risk transfer totem pole. Where you land; top, bottom or middle has more to do with asking questions. After listening you’ll not only know what questions to ask - but what the answers mean as well.

Duration:00:55:03

Episode 021 – Development of Affordable Housing – A Mission to Expand

9/25/2019
Goldstein Hall law partner, Matt Hall and affordable housing developer Eli Weiss of Joy Construction discuss how the supply and demand paradigm is the overarching fundamental that supports a business model of developing regulated housing. Are you curious to know why the mission to opt in to the development of affordable, workforce and middle income housing VS developing market rate assets makes sense? Tax exempt bond financing, tax credits in the equity stack, area median income, political...

Duration:01:18:53

Episode 020 – Multifamily Lending – Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and HUD Capital Markets

8/21/2019
Blake Janover of Janover Ventures a Commercial Real Estate Capital Markets company and Realty Speak® host Bill Weidner talk pre and post the 2008 financial crisis while helping you count the ways you can execute the finance of new multifamily development and existing apartment housing anywhere in the USA. This straightforward discussion will guide you along Blake’s personal entrepreneurial journey and his love affair with all things lending. Great insights and info - you do not want to miss...

Duration:01:09:02

Episode 019 – World of EB-5 – Deep Dive and the Capital Stack

7/24/2019
Attorney Min Chan, Managing Director of the Chan Law Firm and Allison Berman, Managing Director and General Counsel of Greystone’s EB-5 bring you deep into the world of the EB-5 Program - an Immigrant Investor Visa Program which provides a method for eligible Immigrant Investors to become lawful permanent residents of the United States. EB-5 can be a viable alternative as part of your Capital Stack that costs US taxpayers nothing, adds to Federal Tax Revenue and best of all - requires the...

Duration:01:08:26

Episode 018 – Land of Opportunity IS in the O-Zone – Really!

6/10/2019
Developer Toby Moskovits and Realty Speak® host Bill Weidner navigate through the latest guidance from Treasury/IRS on the Opportunity Zone regulations with KPMG Opportunity Zone experts Phil Marra and Demetri Yatrakis. You will learn how the Opportunity Zone program could help defer payment of tax on those gains for up to 7 years and further eliminate capital gain tax on future profit after 10 years. These latest clarifications on the regulations create additional latitude when forming a...

Duration:01:23:15

Episode 017 – Rent in THE City – More Regulation? Yup!

4/2/2019
Jay Martin, Executive Director of CHIP and Kara Rakowski, Attorney with Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman, LLP share critical insights regarding the proposed changes in the NYS rent regulation laws that could pass this June in Albany. Listen to learn how these new laws will impact NYC housing stock in ways that will not benefit property owners OR their tenants. Owning and managing apartment buildings in NYC under the current laws is complicated enough. Additionally restrictive regulation will...

Duration:01:05:42

Episode 016 – An Affordable Footprint – Carbon That Is

2/21/2019
Chris Parker, Founder, Giv Group in Utah joins Bill in this episode to discuss that it’s not just technology, energy efficiency and affordability that are the foundation of his multi-family development projects. Instead; an altered perspective drives him and his team to form and execute alternative solutions.

Duration:01:16:01

Episode 015 – Raising the Bar (bell) – Amenities in New Development

1/23/2019
Vinnie Sunders, Matrix Fitness and Jeff Yachmetz, Slate Property group share that in these times the ultimate customer, the tenant has an expectation of experiential living that goes far past the idea that apartment living is just the cube you occupy.

Duration:00:48:43