Monthly Archives: April 2009

Quote of the day

As many of you know I read extensively. One book I really like is Purpose Driven Lifeby Rick Warren. The book starts out with this quote: “Life is a test. It is not about you.” -Rick Warren

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Breaking news

David Geltner of MIT comments on Commercial real estate prices on Bloomberg news Click here to watch video

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Quote of the Day

“Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.” – James M. Barrie (1860 – 1937)

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You know it is tough when………….

As many of you know, General Growth Properties (GGP) filed for bankruptcy protection. GGP owns West Roads Mall in Omaha and Jordon Creek Town Center mall in Des Moines among others. The basic reason that GGP had to file bankruptcy … Continue reading

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Landmark Job Opening: Resources and production specialist

SUMMARY: Responsible for maintaining all inventory, work closely with vendors on pricing. Work closely with maintenance personnel on purchasing habits. Daily entry of goods purchased into billing software. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily entry of consumed products Maintain the product warehouse with … Continue reading

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Wow I am obsessed with using the internet

I am back from our annual quota club trip. We had limited or no internet when we were there.  I cannot believe just 9 years ago, the internet was basically non existent now we cannot live with out it. Moore’s … Continue reading

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Daves rule for the Day

Never stop buying. The only guys that I know that run into problems stop buying. Thoughts?

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What are the risks in real estate investing?

Here is what the risks are in order. Highest risk to lowest risk: Vacancy. Your due diligence period should focus on this. All of the other risks are magnified by vacancy. Functional obsolesce. You have to know what your customers … Continue reading

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Landmark Group Real Estate seminar

On May 5th at 5:30pm at our office at 2702 Douglas we are hosting a commercial real estate seminar. The subjects we will cover are: How to figure out what you should pay for a piece of commercial real estate … Continue reading

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More Great things to listen to

It seems like the internet has way to much information. Jim Nichols gave me this as sources of information for our video we did. www.baselinescenario.com (Dr. Simon Johnson, MIT Professor of Economics and former IMF executive, blog) www.econtalk.org (Dr. Russ … Continue reading

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