The Ultimate Guide to Projecting Cash Flow in Commercial Real Estate: 5 Steps You Need to Know

by David Repka and Cameron Rinaldi When investing in commercial real estate, it’s essential to project the property’s potential cash flow accurately. Cash flow projections are crucial for determining the property’s profitability and making informed investment decisions. In this post, Read More

10 Key Insights from the IMN Conference in Newport, RI: A Must-Read for Commercial Real Estate Professionals

by David Repka Are you involved in the commercial real estate industry? Are you looking to stay ahead of the game and make informed decisions? I’ve got you covered! I’m David Repka, co-founder of Bison Financial Group in St. Petersburg, Read More

The Negative Leverage Conundrum: Navigating the Challenges of Commercial Real Estate Investing

by David Repka and Lindsay Rapuano In the world of commercial real estate investing, the concept of leverage has long been a key driver of returns. By utilizing low-cost borrowed capital, investors and developers could amplify their potential gains. However, Read More

The Ascendancy of Family Offices in Commercial Real Estate: Unveiling the Key Factors Shaping Investment Decisions

by David Repka In the dynamic realm of commercial real estate, a powerful player has emerged, wielding substantial financial clout and redefining the landscape of investments. Enter the family office—an exclusive institution established by affluent families to manage their wealth Read More

Unlocking Opportunities: Navigating the Landscape of Raising a Fund for Commercial Real Estate Investments

by David Repka In the discipline of commercial real estate investments, the establishment of a fund presents a powerful avenue for pooling resources and unlocking substantial opportunities. A fund is a collective investment vehicle that brings together capital from multiple Read More

The Dark Side of Rental Apartment Properties: Uncovering the Hidden Risks You Need to Know

by Jared Repka and Cameron Rinaldi Investing in rental apartment properties can be a lucrative venture, providing a steady income stream and potential long-term capital appreciation. However, as with any investment, there are potential risks that investors should be aware of Read More

The Rise of Single Tenant Net Lease Commercial Properties: Exploring the Current Market Demand

by Jared Repka and Cameron Rinaldi Commercial real estate is an exciting and ever-evolving industry, and one segment that is gaining increasing popularity among investors is single tenant net lease commercial (STNL) properties. STNL properties offer a host of benefits, including Read More

5 Pre-Investment Must-Dos Before Diving into Commercial Real Estate (and #4 Will Save You from Disaster!)

by David Repka and Jared Repka Are you ready to take on the challenge of investing in commercial real estate? Congratulations! It’s a great way to diversify your portfolio and create passive income. However, before you start scouting properties, there Read More

Bison Blog | Charlie Munger’s Latest Remarks About Commercial Real Estate Are Making Waves – Here’s What You Need to Know!

by David Repka Introduction: Charlie Munger, the Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, is known for his sharp wit, investment insights, and plain-spoken approach. At the recent annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway, Munger made some notable remarks about commercial real estate Read More

Bison Discusses What to Expect in the Retail Lending Sector in 2023

by Jared Repka Bison Financial Group principal, David Repka, was recently interviewed by a national commercial real estate publication to discuss his views on where the retail lending market is headed in 2023…. Q: Currently and/or looking ahead, what are Read More