Realty Speak has a lot to say about the many strategies you can employ around the revenue, cash flow, profit and final returns of your portfolio of investment real estate. It’s not about us but how we help you raise the bottom line.
Episode 041 – NYREJ Presents – NY Making a Big Comeback
When NYREJ radio emcee Rick Kaplan suggested Realty Speak moderate a live panel of 4 very astute investment real estate industry professionals, the answer was an emphatic, YES!
In the is episode Attorney - Michael Sahn, JLL Chairman of NY Investment Sales - Bob Knakal, Lendlease Executive General Manager - Melissa Román Burch and Attorney - Gary Meltzer shine a bright light of optimism on what otherwise could be perceived as dark days ahead.
They share actual examples of how New York is not already making a big come back, but also moving forward as we embrace new ways and ideas of how to get from here to the future..
Episode 040 – Short and Sweet – Bill’s 2021 Year End Message to You
In this short 4 minute episode, Bill Weidner shares some info about the last year of Realty Speak® and his 2021 year end message to you, the Realty Speak® guests and listeners.
Episode 039 – Undermined Rental Property Rights Erodes Rental Housing – No One Wins
In June of 2019 the NY State Legislature passed the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019 (HSTPA). Now 2.5 years later, while the constitutional challenge to HSTPA makes it way through the courts, there exists another attempt by the Legislature to enact a “Good Cause Eviction” Bill that will further encroach on the rights or property owners.
My Co-Host Nativ Winiarsky and guests Craig Gambardella and Jim Burling, all attorneys, and I get into the weeds about the future of these draconian laws and how they will negatively impact not just property owners but the millions of people who choose to rent instead of own.
If you care about property rights and the quality of housing and whether you are an owner or a renter you’ll want to listen to this entire episode and then share with everyone you know!
Episode 038 – Real Estate Liquidity in the City
Just when you thought you knew everything about using your real estate to create liquidity, Stuart came along with more insights for you.
Stuart Gelb, President at The Liquidity Source shares his depth of knowledge around the many options available to property owners to create liquidity from real estate assets. A timely and important episode that you won’t want to miss.
Episode 037 – Delaware Statutory Trust to Retire Your Active Real Estate Portfolio – It’s an Option
Are you wondering about The American Families Plan, aka Biden Tax Proposals, and how it will impact real estate gains?
What are some of the things you can do now?
What if you want to liquidate a long term owned real estate portfolio but are worried about the tax on what will be a large capital gain. What if you would like to retire and no longer manage the properties?
In this episode, accountant Bob Russo, aka CPABOB and Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) expert Rob Pecha, aka 1031ROB discuss planning for the future and explain terms like stepped up basis, boot, depreciation recapture and more. This is a must listen for those considering a sale out of an existing real estate investment portfolio using the 1031 like kind exchange and also everyone else that one day may be doing the same.
Episode 036 – AKAM Today – Professional Living Services Equals Hospitality
In condominiums and cooperatives there is a mix of owners and renters.
Michael Rogoff, President of AKAM, shares his take on how an air of hospitality coupled with a smile can simplify the management of this dynamic and enhance the quality of life for everyone.
Yet another genuine realty-related talk with Bill Weidner! Well worth listening to!