On today’s show, Preston and Stig talk to Ian Formigle about investing in commercial real estate. Ian is a real estate professional and serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in real estate private equity, equity options trading and start-ups. Ian is Vice President of Investments at CrowdStreet, overseeing its marketplace, an online commercial real estate investment platform that has completed nearly 300 offerings totaling over $10 billion of commercial real estate. Ian is the author of “The Comprehensive Guide to Commercial Real Estate Investing” and he is a contributing author at Forbes.com.
In this episode, you’ll learn:
- Why and how commercial real estate has generated double-digit returns historically
- Why the best investments in commercial real estate can be found in secondary markets
- How to detect inefficiency in commercial real estate
- How and why now might be the time to consider asset classes with no correlation to the stock market
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Ian Formigle’ company, CrowdStreet
CrowdStreet’s free educational material
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