Commercial Real Estate Investing Primer

A Review of Commercial Real Estate Investment Opportunities

The term “commercial real estate” (CRE) describes a broad class of real estate assets that are acquired with the intent to earn a profit through rental income, price appreciation, or both. As an asset class, commercial real estate has a strong track record of delivering respectable returns over time, which makes it an attractive investment […]

Commercial Real Estate Investment Options

Commercial Real Estate Investment Options

Every commercial property investor is unique, and undoubtedly their individual approach to real estate is too. Each investor has his or her own return requirements, diversification preferences, risk tolerance, time horizon, and individual beliefs about which strategies might offer the chance for the highest return. For this reason, there are a wide variety of commercial […]

Where Can I Invest in Commercial Real Estate?

Where Can I Invest in Commercial Real Estate?

Individuals looking to invest in commercial real estate (“CRE”), especially for the first time, can be overwhelmed by the number of available options and the managers who offer them.  We have found that it can be easy to narrow down the choices by first grouping them into two buckets, active or passive. Active vs. Passive […]

Options for Investing Passively in Commercial Real Estate

Options for Investing Passively in Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate investing comes with a variety of benefits including income, capital appreciation, tax benefits, and portfolio diversification.  Depending on the individual needs and desires of each investor, there are two avenues through which these benefits can be obtained, active investment or passive investment. The Difference Between Active and Passive Investment As their names […]

Understanding Passive Commercial Real Estate Investment Opportunities

Understanding Passive Commercial Real Estate Investment Opportunities

There is a commonly cited belief among real estate investors that an investment in commercial real estate rental properties can provide passive income.  This is only partially true.  Yes, passive or “hands-off” income and cash flow is possible, but the property management for a commercial real estate asset is far from a passive endeavor.   All […]