What is a Cap Rate in Commercial Real Estate?

What is a Commercial Real Estate Cap Rate?

There is a common saying in real estate investing circles that states “something is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it.”  One of the most common ways real estate investors determine what a property is worth is by using a multi-purpose metric known as the Capitalization Rate or “cap rate” for short. […]

What Kind of Commercial Real Estate Investor (CRE) Are You?

What Kind of Commercial Real Estate Investor (CRE) Are You?

Commercial real estate investment properties come in all shapes, sizes, types, classes, conditions, prices, and in different locations.  In addition, the method or vehicle through which to invest can vary from one transaction to another.  For individual investors who are interested in commercial real estate investing and the portfolio diversification that it brings, the choices […]

An Investor’s Guide to Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Property Types and Classes

An Investor’s Guide to Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Property Types and Classes

There are a number of different commercial real estate property types and classes, each of which come with their own nuances.  These nuances can have a significant impact on the way the property must be analyzed, underwritten, and operated so it is important to be aware of them and to incorporate them into business plans […]