Monthly Archives: February 2012
Before we say goodbye to the Oscars one last recollection: Wisdom does not grow old. The Oscar Speech below from 2010 speaks volumes. My favorite Oscar speech of all time was by Michael Giacchino, who won in 2010 for his original score for the movie Up .Read more
When I was ... I was nine and I asked my dad, "Can...
Recently on CNBC, see check Warren Buffett stated that he would buy “millions” of single family homes if he had the means to manage them. The more interesting comment he made during his interview was that houses will be a better investment than stocks over the long term. ...Read more
This is a guest blog post by Thomas Korte, shop Founder and Managing Partner of AngelPad, generic a San Francisco based startup mentorship program. He founded AngelPad in 2010 with a team of fellow ex-Googlers. In just one year, unhealthy...Read more
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The National Association of Realtors' quarterly forecast shows all commercial sectors are ex-experiencing improved fundamentals, with the multifamily market commanding the largest rent hikes. "Sustained job creation is benefiting commercial real estate sectors by increasing demand for space," said Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the D.C.-based NAR. "Vacancy rates are steadily falling. Leasing is on...Read more
I have done numerous deals over the years with the brokers at G&E , starting back in in the 80's when I was slightly younger and the brokers at G&E were and are have always been top notch pro's on every level. So this story I found riveting. All of us who are in the...Read more
Move over, Spruce Goose. Here comes YouTube.Internet video site YouTube and marketing agency Earthbound Media Group have agreed to be the first tenants at the Hercules Campus, an office park being created by Los Angeles developer Wayne Ratkovich from buildings in Playa Vista that were once the hub of...Read more
Credit To: Jim Dieter, SIORKey market bellwethers - increased leasing velocity; the reemergence of speculative construction; and strong retail, manufacturing and transportation industry performance - signal the start of what very likely will be a positive year for industrial real estate in the United States. The market clearly transitioned into recovery in 2011, after beginning...