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7 Months Ago
By
Joe Ollis

Why invest with SMARTCAP, Inc.?

SMARTCAP's slogan is Smart, Transparent, Professional Real Estate Investments. We believe that through making smart investments, providing ground breaking transparency and taking advantage of our professional network to find the best deals and inform the best decisions that we will provide outstanding returns for our investors. Before becoming an investor, learn more about what you should expect and how we make money for you.

Posted
2 Years Ago
By
Tim Shoultz

Self-Directed IRA & Commercial Real Estate Investments

Many accredited investors hold much of their investable net worth in IRA& or other tax deferred accounts that have limited options for diversification

Posted
2 Years Ago
By
Tim Shoultz

Data Driven Real Estate Investment

In real estate investing, it can be very easy to get tied up emotionally into a property or even an area. It is very easy to look at a particular area, fall in love and focus your investment based on a misguided sense of a particular property or even an area in general.

Posted
3 Years Ago
By
Tim Shoultz

CAP RATES, CAP RATE COMPRESSION AND VALUE

What is a cap rate, what does cap rate compression mean and how do both affect commercial real estate valuations?

Posted
3 Years Ago
By
Tim Shoultz

Why we remain bullish on Retail and Office

Why are we still Bullish on Retail and Class B Office? Construction has remained low on both of these asset classes forcing vacancies to decrease. We are starting to see the effects of the high levels of Multi-Family development in some areas: Washington DC is starting to experience an over abundance of High End Multi-Family Real Estate and is beginning to see pressure on rents.

Posted
3 Years Ago
By
Joe Ollis

Interest Rates Stay low in 2015?

Federal Reserve announced today they have not plans to raise short term interest rates. They left the door open for possible rate hikes in mid 2015, though there is no certainty that rates will go up at all this year.

Posted
3 Years Ago
By
Joe Ollis

The top areas for technology start ups in the nation

Do you think you know the top areas for technology start ups in the nation? We think you will be surprised by this list. This article is a great example of why we have started looking more seriously at the Colorado market. CO has experienced significant recovery and has economic diversity to help ensure they remain a strong & stable market over the coming years.

Posted
3 Years Ago
By
Joe Ollis

Commercial Real Estate prices projected to continue to increase

Commercial Real Estate prices projected to continue to improve while Multi-Family is projected to see increased vacancies due to substantial development in Urban environments.

Posted
4 Years Ago
By
Joe Ollis

Why The SMARTCAP Group invests through LLCs

Every syndication we create is a separate LLCs. Each of our syndicated investors becomes a prorated shareholder of that LLC. Then that LLC is the single owner of a commercial real estate property. Learn more about why The SMARTCAP Group uses LLCs for our syndicated investments.

Posted
4 Years Ago
By
Tim Shoultz

Vintage Place & Smokey Point Update

Our first full month of management and ownership of Vintage Place and Smokey Point properties has gone very well. We've completed the H&R Block lease, renegotiated a lease with Ultimate Tan and Spa and are finalizing a LOI (Letter of Intent to lease) with a yogurt shop at Vintage Place property. We have interest from three potential tenants at the Smokey Point Property. Both are very positive signs that we are on track with our original projections.