Financing Small Scale Development

Real estate developers face unique challenges assembling the capital stack to fund small scale development projects.  Without access to money center banks—and often regional banks—they must go to friends and family and credit cards.  But these funds only go so far.  Where do they go next? That was the subject of a recent standing-room-only workshop […]

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How to Build a Real Estate Development Career

Building a real estate development career is much like building a building. You must draw up blueprints. Then you can lay the foundation and soon after support beams are going in. Before you know it, you’ve got walls and you’re putting on the finishing touches. Much like building a building, there is a process that […]

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Mason Real Estate MS Students Gain Retail Insight

Mason MS in Real Estate Development students hit the floor last week at the International Council of Shopping Centers’ annual Mid-Atlantic conference at National Harbor.  Here’s what they learned about trends and opportunities in the region’s retail sector. New retailers are coming—and here’s what they want Retailers Runway showcased retailers and restaurateurs new to the […]

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