Category: lifestyle

On The Case With Scott Gillen: The Making Of $500-Million Malibu Enclave
By: Date: May 8, 2021 Categories: Forbes Global Properties,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

Case Study No. 4 has four-bedrooms, seven bathrooms and an 850-pound custom teak front door. UnvarnishedCo Scott Gillen is many things. Builder. Artist. Designer. Perfectionist. Visionary. Bold. Unapologetic. “I’m not here to impress anyone, and that’s the truth,” said Gillen. Still, there is no denying that his latest development called The Case —  five oceanfront…

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How Real Estate Investment Can Boost Retirement When Pensions, 401(k)s And Social Security Fall Short
By: Date: May 8, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

Bruce W. McNeilage, CEO Kinloch Partners. getty There was a time in the United States where the norm went something like this: Graduate from high school or college, and then work 30 to 40 years with the same company and retire with a pension and a gold watch. But that’s not the way it works today….

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The Short-Term Rental Industry Is Likely To Recover By Year End
By: Date: May 6, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

CEO of Mashvisor, industry-leading real estate data analytics company using AI-powered analysis to help investors find lucrative rentals. getty The rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine has given us all hope that things might be going back to normal soon, something that did not look plausible a few months ago. This renewed hope is even more tangible…

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Three Lessons From Owning And Operating Multifamily Properties During A Pandemic
By: Date: May 1, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

Founder, CEO of Blue Lake Capital LLC. Helps passive investors grow wealth through real estate. Podcast Host: REady2Scale. getty While watching the pandemic turn the nation’s economy upside down and pushing unemployment numbers into double digits (though now the rate is around 7%), multifamily sponsors and investors feared the worst for their properties. Owners and operators…

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Seven Pervasive Myths About Real Estate Down Payments
By: Date: April 29, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

There are several routes that potential homeowners can choose to get information about real estate purchases. However, some of these sources may give outdated information. For first-time buyers, this misinformation can create some strange misconceptions about the process of purchasing. One of the most common areas that potential homeowners are typically misinformed about is down…

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Four Options To Finance A Real Estate Investment
By: Date: April 28, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

Ben Grise, Owner-operator of, where everyday people invest in highly discounted properties and private mortgage notes.  getty Despite the turbulence of the pandemic-impacted economy, real estate continues to be a profitable investment. Home prices rose significantly last year, caused primarily by several factors on the demand side. The new work-from-home economy has driven increasing numbers…

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Why Visit Annecy When France Fully Reopens
By: Date: April 28, 2021 Categories: lifestyle,Real Estate,tmullenblog,Travel,Uncategorized Tags: , , ,

Annecy, France getty Many Americans have heard the French cities of Lyon and Chamonix. Fewer know of Annecy, a lakeshore city that is situated—as the crow flies—about midway between those other two locales. With a mountain backdrop and a crystal-clear lake in the foreground, Annecy is a vibrant locale and a visual jewel. Last year…

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Billionaire Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Lists Beverly Hills Estate For $110 Million
By: Date: April 22, 2021 Categories: /worlds-billionaires,Billionaires,Editors' Pick,ForbesLife,lifestyle,Real Estate,Residential Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , ,

The Beverly Hills home of Steve Wynn, the American casino mogul and former CEO of Wynn Resorts Steve Wynn’s Beverly Hills home has officially hit the market for $110 million. Steve Wynn’s Beverly Hills home sits within a private cul-de-sac surrounded by millions of dollars … [+] worth of landscaping. Jim Bartsch Steve Wynn is…

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How Public-Private Partnerships Herald Building Designs With The Pandemic In Mind
By: Date: April 22, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

CEO of The P3 Group Inc., overseeing the development of public facilities and urban redevelopment through public-private partnerships.  getty While 2020 was a year of unprecedented challenges, it was also a year that presented many new opportunities. This has been especially true among those of us developers and architects who are part of robust public-private partnership…

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Three Simple Strategies For Sales Success
By: Date: April 19, 2021 Categories: forbesrealestatecouncilblog,lifestyle,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,

Broker/Owner of Commercial Professionals in Las Vegas for over 25 years, professional speaker and author of The Successful Woman’s Mindset. getty The word “sales” has developed a negative connotation over the years, bringing to mind aggressive cold calls and pushy salespeople who won’t take no for an answer. But sales is the lifeblood of any business. You…

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