When “Pass the Hat” No Longer Works for Raising Equity

If you’ve been a real estate investor / developer for any length of time (combined 45 years for the Repka brothers), you certainly know how to “pass the hat” to pitch your deals at the local Country Club, Yacht Club, Read More

How Does My Funding Request Get to the Top of an Investor’s Stack of Potential Deals?

By David D. Repka, Co-Founder of Bison Financial Group For better or worse the free & flattening power of the Internet has forever changed how the “deal game (1)” is played. The Internet is a terrific way to share massive Read More

Twenty BIG Trends That Will Dominate America’s Future – Part II

Article By: Eric Platt, Matthew Boesler and Max Nisen at Business Insider Part II Blogger Comment by David Repka – For Part I visit link continued… 7. [BLOGGER COMMENT]: Car Culture On The Decline – As a child of the 1980s having a Read More

Family Office of Billionaire Needs Immediate Investment Opportunities

A buddy of mine was a “private banker” for a long time… one of his clients was the Family Office of a self-made Billionaire. Recently, he was head-hunted to be their in-house acquisitions guy looking for commercial real estate investment opportunities Read More

Looking to Buy Hotels and ALFs in Florida

We’ve received a mandate from one of the private equity funds we advise to find compelling investment opportunities in the hospitality and assisted living sectors in these 23 Florida Counties: • Gulf Coast Area: Levy, Citrus, Hernando, Pasco • Tampa Bay Area: Read More

Your Rolodex is More Important Than Your Personal Financial Statement

By David Repka, Co-Founder Bison Financial Group Let’s face it, the last few years have been astonishingly difficult for anyone in the “dealmaking game” as fear, uncertainty and doubt have crept into the capital markets driving reliable sources of capital Read More