Real Estate Career Advice By Victor MacFarlane

Real estate career advice by Victor MacFarlane, founder and managing principal of MacFarlane Partners, one of the leading real estate investment management firms in the United States with $10 billion in assets under management. The firm specializes in high-yielding real estate development, redevelopment, and repositioning projects in urban and high-density suburban areas, as well as single-family housing development projects in major metropolitan areas nationwide….
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Real Estate Career Advice By Alice Connell

Real Estate Career Advice By Alice Connell, managing director at TIAA-CREF and the head of the portfolio strategy and management team. As such, she oversees the investment strategy for the organization’s $25 billion commercial mortgage portfolio and is responsible for crafting the annual debt strategy. She is chair of the commercial mortgage team’s pricing meeting and has an integral role in all transactional approvals. Connell also is head of TIAA’s real estate fund portfolio, directing acquisitions and portfolio management for all domestic, international, and global funds….
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Real Estate Career Advice By Susan Hudson-Wilson

In 1994, Susan Hudson-Wilson founded Property & Portfolio Research (PPR), a real estate research and portfolio strategy firm. She sold the company in 2002, currently serves on PPR’s board, and is a member of the management committee of Hawkeye Partners, L.P., a real estate private equity firm. Hudson-Wilson graduated cum laude with a bachelor or arts degree in economics from the University of Vermont, and received a master of arts degree in economics from Boston University. She also is a chartered financial analyst (CFA). She serves on several nonprofit boards, including the Schepens Eye Research Institute of the Harvard Medical School and the University of Vermont board of trustees. In an interview with writer James Carberry, Hudson-Wilson talked about her experience as an entrepreneur and offered suggestions for those who aspire to start their own business….
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