When a lease termination date approaches, many commercial real estate property owners will sell, rather than risk vacancy or face difficult negotiations with corporate lawyers over lease renewal. Many times, […]

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Recent events have offered strong reminders of how fragile economic ecosystems can be. The pandemic has badly hurt a lot of businesses, not to mention the people who have gotten […]

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These days, legions of investors hang on the every word of celebrity CEOs and business gurus. But no matter how brilliant Elon Musk or some guy on Reddit might be, […]

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The recent GameStop episode on Wall Street serves as a powerful reminder of the difference between investing and gambling. Gamblers sometimes win big, but over the long term, it pays […]

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The great Warren Buffet once said that you don’t need a super high IQ to be a great investor. What you need is the right temperament.  What exactly is the […]

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As a professional investor, people constantly ask for my take on the markets or particular investment moves. I can’t evaluate everybody’s ideas, but I can help people think more clearly. […]

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Some people intend to work until they die. Everybody else had better be preparing for retirement.  Unfortunately, many American households aren’t saving enough. Depending on how you slice the data, […]

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There’s an old saying that economists have predicted nine of the last five recessions. Downturns are inevitable, but when it comes to the US economy, the pessimists are usually wrong. […]

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A recent SEC rules change is about to make it easier to become an accredited investor. What will newly eligible people do with their new freedom? I hope they’ll be […]

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Cities are where the action is, and where most young people want to live. Right? For the last few decades, conventional wisdom has told us that urban neighborhoods were the […]

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