Some places care a lot about getting things done, other places are tied up in knots of red tape. Since Alliance invests in commercial real estate across the US, we […]

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Is real estate a simple fixed asset, or can it be something more like a service? That is the fundamental question WeWork is asking with their upcoming IPO. This New […]

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Culture is super important for building high performing teams. It’s also widely misunderstood. Most organizations try to shape culture through policy. On paper, a company might claim to value feedback […]

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Social engineering in housing is a failure. America’s top tier cities are increasingly unaffordable for middle class renters. Ironically, the problem seems to be worst in the country’s most famously […]

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Alliance has had a lot of success over the years by finding undervalued properties. In my experience, great assets are sometimes underpriced because they have an issue that scares away […]

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To succeed in business, strong teams are essential. There is no recipe for building a common culture and shared sense of purpose. Companies try all kinds of strategies. When running […]

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Amazon is hunting for a new headquarters site and offering a huge boost to their eventual host. Wherever they go, Amazon would immediately become one of the top local employers, […]

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Years in business have taught me that few things are as critical to success as building a great team. High performing organizations have some common traits. Everybody needs to have […]

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My years in business have taught me that relationships pay. To reap those dividends, you first need to find the right people and invest in making connections. Daily life is […]

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Alliance focuses on investing in properties with strong fundamentals and then adding value to the properties we manage. But it’s impossible to eliminate all risks or surprises in an investment. […]

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