Without quite meaning to, Adaptive has built a brand. How do I know? Well, I get email messages like this: “I am reaching out to make contact as I have come across a few of your listings and think they are right up the lane I am looking for for my upcoming move to Los
Recently, have found myself giving advice to some recent college graduates beginning their careers in business. Figured I’d share here, since plenty of my readers are in the early stages of their careers and this is the advice I wish someone had given me. As always, my advice is worth what you’re paying for it.
If you have a lot of capital, you should mostly ignore conventional retirement advice. Your standard retirement planner assumes that you are going to build up a portfolio of assets over your working life, then liquidate that portfolio to fund your retirement. Because you will need to begin to liquidate at a certain date (say,
When I speak with potential capital providers, I hear two very different ways of thinking about investing in our projects. The first group of investors thinks about things in terms of a return target. These investors trust us and like what we do. They are concerned about where we are in the real estate cycle
In a recent email to investors in Adaptive Realty Fund 4, I wrote: “In our business, there are three types of variables (of varying degrees of magnitude): Things we can’t control… Things we can control… Things over which we have some, but not total, control…” Spent the rest of the letter discussing the most important