Join Wednesday, Author John Wilhoit Jr, How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 7

July 29, 2014

I would like to invite you to join a free thought-leadership PowerHour webcast on Wednesday July 30th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern/New York time—with a focus on How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 7, pages 91-106. This lively discussion will focus on Chapter 7 from the book, How To Read a Rent Roll. This LIVE, fast-paced […]

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Property Management: $2 Tools That Add thousands in Value

July 16, 2014

The property management business is fragmented to the nth degree from ivory tower suits to grandma acting as manager of her four-plex with three paying residents. Following is a reminder about small tools that anyone at the site level can utilize to save money and provide immediate customer service. Dollars saved means increased NOI.

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Join Wednesday, June 25, 2014 Author John Wilhoit Jr, How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 6

June 21, 2014

I would like to invite you to join a free thought-leadership PowerHour webcast on Wednesday June 25th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern/New York time—with a focus on How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 6, pages 77-89. This lively discussion will focus on Chapter 6 from the book, How To Read a Rent Roll. This LIVE, fast-paced free PowerHour webcast, focuses on Chapter 6 of John’s latest book about how to perform rent roll analysis to optimize your understanding of the quality of revenue when managing or purchasing multifamily communities and rental property. We will be covering Chapter 6 so please read pages 77-89 prior to the webcast.

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Powerhouse Information Sources About Institutional Multifamily Assets

May 5, 2014

While not everyone has a billion dollar portfolio it is fun and informative to be in the know about those who do. When it comes to powerhouse information sources, who are the big dawgs on campus?

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Join Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Author John Wilhoit Jr, How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 5

April 29, 2014

I would like to invite you to join a free thought-leadership PowerHour webcast on Wednesday April 30th at 12:00 p.m. Eastern/New York time—with a focus on How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 5, pages 67-76. This lively discussion will focus on Chapter 5 from the book, How To Read a Rent Roll. This LIVE, fast-paced […]

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Removing Rhetoric and Getting Things Done

April 14, 2014

Every business has an agenda, a purpose for it’s existence. We call this a mission statement. How do you proceed towards fulfilling your mission statement? Establish relationships, establish credibility, work hard…find common ground.

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Multifamily Apartment Homes: Does Size Matter?

April 5, 2014

As buyer or operator of multifamily properties, size only matters once we can wrap this information into our decision-making along with other pertinent information.

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Painting Doors While the House Burns Down

March 28, 2014

Sometimes in our business life we become so focused on the task at hand that larger issues go unnoticed. We refer to this as a loss of perspective. Like being angry at the hammer that missed the nail and struck our thumb; these emotions are misplaced.

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Multifamily Never Sleeps – Five Sleep Aids

February 25, 2014

As no one can stay awake 24/7 how do we assure that assets in our care are addressed 24/7/365? Here are some ideas on how to approach the issue.

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Multifamily Acquisitions: Having An Upward Bias

February 18, 2014

Do you believe sales prices per unit are going up? Is your belief based on market forces, actual rent growth derived or sentiment? At the end of the day we utilize market sales to determine the trend line in price direction. Yet even here its best to butter the loaf of bread a little at a time.

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Join Thursday, February 13, 2014 Author John Wilhoit Jr, How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 4

February 11, 2014

I would like to invite you to join a free thought-leadership PowerHour webcast on Thursday, Feb 13th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern/New York time—with a focus on How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 4, pages 55-64. This lively discussion will focus on Chapter 4 from the book, How To Read a Rent Roll.

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Multifamily Appreciation: Finding the Baseline

January 29, 2014

How do we forecast or project real estate appreciation levels? Is there a single measure that can provide quantitative authority on the subject?

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Multifamily Demographics: the ABCs of FTEs

January 21, 2014

An FTE is a “full time employee” or full time “equivelent” employee. When reviewing job creation we want to know the total number of FTE’s that an employer is bringing into a community.

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Join Thursday, January 16, 2014 Author John Wilhoit Jr, How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 3

January 14, 2014

I would like to invite you to join a free thought-leadership PowerHour webcast on Thursday, January 16th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern/New York time—with a focus on How To Read A Rent Roll—Chapter 3, pages 43-54.

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Multifamily Financing: Finding Perfect Leverage

January 8, 2014

Perfect leverage means different things to different people. The best financial leverage to place on an asset is financing that promotes an alignment between the objectives of ownership and the financial needs of the asset.

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Multifamily Insight’s Most Popular Post of 2013

January 2, 2014

Following are the five most popular post for all of 2013. It’s an interesting mix. The top two are right in our every day sweet spot about growing revenue and controlling expenses. Thank you, our loyal readers, for your support, feedback and continued interaction that allows for this forum to expand and make an impact […]

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Owning Real Estate When Inflation is Zero

December 23, 2013

The year 2013 may be the first year on record when the U.S. inflation rate is registered at zero. The closest we have come to the goose egg in recent times was in 2009 when the official inflation rate was 0.1%.

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Multifamily Demographics: Creating a Sense of Place

December 16, 2013

Where did you grow up? Urban or rural there is a place (or places) that make you think of home. What are they and what do they represent? Collectively, they are more than just a single address.

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Property Management: What is the Composition of Your Ancillary Income?

December 10, 2013

Of course you know your revenue sources- rents and other income, or ancillary income. But what’s the next level of analysis? Is each source being maximized? Does your stated lease rent match collections on the rent roll? How many ancillary income sources do you presently utilize? What can you add?

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Multifamily Acquisitions: Five Deal Questions

December 2, 2013

This post is a departure in that these “deal questions” I am asking you to consider have little to do with the nuts and bolts of buying a multifamily asset; they are specific to your long-term strategic thinking about your purchase.

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