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Real Estate Forum’s Capital Markets Survey 2011: Money’s Back, But It’s Picky
The capital markets are certainly in a much different state than they were just a few months ago, and conditions continue to change. The editors of Real Estate Forum asked readers to participate in a survey to get a ground-level sense of the current state of the debt and equity financing arenas.
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Tax reassessments bring relief to some North Jersey homeowners
There’s a silver lining to the real estate slide, and it’s about to bestow a tax break on homeowners in 14 North Jersey communities — and perhaps others in the near future.
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IT revs up residentialdemand in Coimbatore
THE HINDU The emerging infotech hub of the city. What the information technology and IT-enabled sector did for the southern suburbs of Chennai in driving demand for real estate, it seems to be doing for Coimbatore.
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Commercial real estate industry not excited about a possible Donald Trump presidential candidacy, online poll finds
As New York real estate magnate Donald Trump mulls a run for the Republican presidential nomination, people within his own industry aren’t exactly high on his candidacy, according to one online poll. GlobeSt.com, a website run by ALM’s Real Estate…
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I have a completely different background, but thinking about getting into the real estate business. I might have a chance to start by helping a top commercial real estate broker in the city, but I want to know what to expect. I can’t even find books about it in the bookstore. What is the best way to start and make at least some money to survive till you hit big? I can’t afford to wait several months to get the first deal. I understand you have to be naturally good with people, but is there any way you can learn to improve your skills to get things done? How different is it from the residential real estate? I have so many questions because I don’t know anything about it, so where do I find more information? How do I know if I should get into this business? I guess starting to learn from someone with great knowledge and experience will be a plus for me, but I want to know I will be good too.