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Buy Low, Sell High: Is Your Real Estate Market Peaking?

One of my favorite reports, which I’ve used for years is produced by Dr. Glenn Mueller of Dividend Capital. Is he credible? With over 35 years of real estate industry experience, Dr. Mueller is not only the foremost expert on market cycles in the United States, but he is also a professor at the […]

Investor Meeting with Alain Pinel

Photo: Lobby of The Domain Hotel

I met Alain Pinel yesterday at a real estate investment group meeting at the Domain Hotel in Sunnyvale, a hotel owned by my friend Chip Conley’s company Joie De Vivre Hospitality. If you’re not familiar with Alain Pinel, he’s the founder of Alain Pinel Realtors (APR) and his name […]

Photos: Volunteering for Habitat For Humanity (East Bay)

Habitat for Humanity is devoted to building “simple, decent, and affordable” housing for low-income families all over the world.  In fact, HFH is the largest non-profit home builder in the world.  Homes are built with purely volunteer labor and sold at no profit.  The affiliate’s family selection committee chooses homeowners based on their level […]