Push The Envelope – Safely

Every company has to evolve and grow in order to remain relevant in a changing marketplace. Some of the ways to stay relevant are develop new products or services, reach out to a new target audience, or expand to meet underserved markets. Innovation takes courage and the willingness to take chances.  […]

By |2018-12-08T02:27:26+00:00November 26th, 2018|News, Student Housing|0 Comments

Spend Your VC Funding Wisely

When you finally receive the influx of money you hoped for, what you do next can either make or break your company. How will you invest in your business: human capital, geographic expansion, marketing, or upgrading your offices? Think like a venture capitalist when you make spending decisions. Here are six dos and don’ts.  [...]

By |2018-12-08T02:17:59+00:00October 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Determining Product-Market Fit

When searching for serious capital investments, it’s important to understand whether a) the product fills a need, and b) if there is a market demand for the product. The best product, the most innovative, and ingenious will fail if there is no audience to buy it. What is product-market fit? It starts with the “why [...]

By |2018-12-08T02:17:59+00:00October 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Determining Product-Market Fit

Selecting the Right Property Management Company

Real estate is a good long-term investment. Selecting the right property management company is key to maintaining the value of your property and retaining tenants. In addition to the physical property maintenance, the management company needs to ensure tenant satisfaction and manage budgets. Prevent hassles in the future by hiring the right company now. Have [...]

By |2018-12-08T02:17:59+00:00September 24th, 2018|Assisted Living, Multi-Family Housing, News|0 Comments

Investing for the Greater Good

In 1969, John D. Rockefeller III defined venture philanthropy as, “An adventurous approach to funding unpopular social causes.” The concept of venture philanthropy has been around a long time and its goal is to improve social systems instead of individual organizations or projects. Most of the same venture capital principles are used when investing in [...]

By |2018-12-08T02:17:59+00:00September 10th, 2018|Concepts, News|0 Comments

It’s All About The Why

Companies of every size and in every industry understand the value of having a clear vision for their businesses. Research shows that employees who understand and embrace their company’s vision are more productive and are natural brand ambassadors for the company. Your vision statement is the “why.” Why do you do what you do?  [...]

By |2018-12-08T02:18:49+00:00August 7th, 2018|Concepts, News|0 Comments

What Makes A Great On-Site Property Manager

Never underestimate the far-reaching impact an on-site property manager has on your business. In addition to managing the day-to-day tasks, they will be your brand ambassador, PR person, sales person, and mediator. Professionalism is the order of the day for all interactions with others. Communication The number one skill a property manager needs is the [...]