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  • Do You Know The 7 Different Types of Commercial Lenders?
    Most investors are familiar and find comfort when it comes to financing a single-family home, but become overwhelmed and intimidated when the conversation turns to financing a multifamily property. In this article, I would like to describe the differ…
    - 2 days ago 22 May 17, 11:00pm -
  • The Best Social Media Networks for Fix and Flippers
    When you’re in the fix and flip business, exposure is key. People need to know about your properties and know who you are. The more potential buyers who see your listing, the faster your property sells, and the more money you make. You can’t atta…
    - 14 days ago 11 May 17, 1:08am -
  • How To Achieve Financial Independence With Your Small Business?
    Owning and operating a small business is a popular trend in the U.S. According to a report, more than 28 million small businesses operate in the country out of which, 22 million are self-employed, with no additional employees. When it comes to self-e…
    - 15 days ago 9 May 17, 2:00pm -
  • Feeling Lucky? I Buy Houses T-Shirt Giveaway on Blog & Facebook
    Hi Guys & Gals –  join in on the fun and chance to win a “I Buy Houses” shirt. Simple Simple Simple Rules. Place a comment on this blog post or over on our Facebook under this post – tell us how you “real estate invest”. It could be a pi…
    - 19 days ago 6 May 17, 11:00am -
  • How Do You Market to a Probate List?
    It’s been said that knowledge is power. Armed with an accurate probate list, you can identify properties that are under the radar. Yet it’s the application of that knowledge that is more powerful. We not only equip you with probate leads, but giv…
    - 19 days ago 5 May 17, 2:30pm -
  • Best Mobile Real Estate Apps For Searching For Properties
    The best and most used apps in the real estate space are those that are designed to help users search for properties. The big 3 real estate search sites are ,,  and I recommend all 3 of these sites for…
    - 21 days ago 3 May 17, 2:00pm -
  • What is a REO Property Exactly?
    Every REO was at one point owned by an individual or an entity other than the bank. The owner was likely unable to make the mortgage payment and so went into default. (At this point many people decide to pursue a short sale in order to avoid foreclos…
    - 26 days ago 28 Apr 17, 12:46pm -
  • Why Women Need to Invest in Real Estate
    Why Do Women Need to Invest in Real Estate? Some women today are looking forward to starting their own business. Among all of the excitement of starting any new business venture, many women still have questions in regards to what important things tha…
    - 27 days ago 27 Apr 17, 4:16pm -

Capital Spectator

  • newAnother Rate Hike Approaches As The Yield Curve Flattens
    The Federal Reserve is widely expected to raise interest rates again in June, a policy decision that looks set to further squeeze the Treasury yield curve. The spread between the 10-year and 3-month yield is already the smallest since last October an…
    - 12 hours ago 24 May 17, 11:36am -
  • Strong Rebound Expected For US Q2 GDP Growth
    The tepid rise in first-quarter GDP growth is on track for a sharp acceleration in Q2, according to estimates from several sources. The latest nowcast from the Atlanta Fed’s GDPNow model is especially bullish. The bank’s May 16 update calls for a…
    - 2 days ago 23 May 17, 11:06am -
  • Foreign Bonds Pop As US Dollar Stumbles
    Foreign government bonds in developed markets roared last week, generating the strongest performances among the major asset classes, based on a set of proxy exchange-traded funds. Leading the way higher: SPDR Bloomberg Barclays International Treasury…
    - 3 days ago 22 May 17, 10:13am -
  • Book Bits | 20 May 2017
    ● Who Stole Our Market Economy?: The Desperate Need For Socioeconomic Progress By A. Coskun Samli Summary via publisher (Palgrave Macmillan) This book discusses the current landscape of our market economy, which is in the hands of financiers and bi…
    - 4 days ago 20 May 17, 11:50am -
  • US Business Cycle Risk Report | 19 May 2017
    Political uncertainty for the US is on the rise, but economic risk remains low. The turmoil surrounding President Donald Trump raises questions about the viability of his administration’s pro-growth policy agenda. Nonetheless, it’s debatable if t…
    - 6 days ago 19 May 17, 11:12am -
  • Mr. Market Demands A Bigger Discount For Political Risk
    Political turmoil swirling around President Trump reached critical mass on Wednesday, triggering a selloff in the US stock market. One concern is that the administration’s pro-growth policy proposals are vulnerable if the White House is forced to a…
    - 7 days ago 18 May 17, 11:10am -
  • The Limits Of One-Indicator Recession Analysis
    The search for a silver bullet in business-cycle analysis is a hardy perennial. But it’s a search that’s almost certainly destined for failure. No single indicator is infallible in the quest to identify a new recession. Some pundits suggest other…
    - 7 days ago 17 May 17, 12:04pm -
  • Mixed Messages In Treasury Market For Rate Outlook
    Judging by futures prices, the market’s expecting that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates again at next month’s monetary policy meeting. That’s also the implied outlook in the 2-year yield (considered to be the most-sensitive spot on…
    - 9 days ago 16 May 17, 11:10am -



CRE Show

  • newNational Association of REALTORS Commercial Lending Trends Survey 2017
    George Ratiu with the National Association of REALTORS joins Michael to discuss their annual Commercial Lending Trends Survey, including:*Regulatory changes*Effect of rising interest rates*Impact of Trump administration*Tips for loan rates and t…
    - 3 hours ago 24 May 17, 7:44pm -
  • Tips for Selling Your Commercial Property
    With the market performing strong and prices high, now may be a good time to sell your commercial property. Join Michael Bull for the best tips and strategies, from getting an appraisal to picking the best agent to sell your property.For more infor…
    - 1 day ago 23 May 17, 3:46pm -
  • Office Market Update from RC Analytics
    Jim Costello with Real Capital Analytics joins Michael to discuss the office markets, including performance, cap rates, and a forecast.For more information contact Michael Bull, CCIM 404-876-1640 x 101Appreciate the video? The best thank you is to…
    - 2 days ago 22 May 17, 1:58pm -
  • Atlanta Transit Oriented Development
    Amanda Rhein with MARTA, Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, joins Michael in Studio One to discuss current and future TOD, transit oriented developments around Atlanta, including the benefits to businesses, developers, and the communities.Fore…
    - 5 days ago 19 May 17, 4:08pm -
  • Trends and Technologies for Buildings and Workspaces - EY's Global Market Outlook
    Mark Grinis with Ernst & Young joins Michael to discuss the latest technology and trends for commercial properties and workspaces, including sustainability and wellness for employees.
    - 6 days ago 18 May 17, 7:22pm -
  • EB-5 and Commercial Real Estate
    Michael and his guests discuss how real estate investors and developers utilize the EB-5 program as a viable part of the capital stack. EB-5 investors obtain green cards and eventual citizenship by investing within the guidelines.
    - 7 days ago 17 May 17, 3:06pm -
  • Office Relocation Strategies with The Boyd Company
    John Boyd with the Boyd Company joins Michael in studio to discuss office relocation trends and strategies. For more information contact Michael Bull, CCIM 404-876-1640 x 101Appreciate the video? The best thank you is to check out our sponsors. S…
    - 9 days ago 15 May 17, 1:28pm -
  • Impact of Rising Interest Rates - EY's Global Market Outlook
    Mark Grinis with Ernst & Young joins Michael to discuss their Global Market Outlook, including the impact rising interest rates may have on commercial real estate.For more information contact Michael Bull, CCIM 404-876-1640 x 101Appreciate the vi…
    - 12 days ago 12 May 17, 7:38pm -


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