Blog 2017-06-22T19:53:17+00:00

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2709, 2017

Can Secondary Cities Ever Surpass Gateway Cities?

By | September 27th, 2017|

One of the most significant megatrends in the real estate market is property investment in gateway cities. Today’s smart investors are looking for opportunities that translate to long-term returns and, as has been demonstrated in [...]

3108, 2017

Gender Equality and International Development

By | August 31st, 2017|

The statistics are staggering. According to USAID, globally, nearly 98 million girls are not in school. A more recent UNESCO report puts the number closer to 130 million, which is both good and bad, because [...]

1508, 2017

Real Estate Lessons from…Monopoly

By | August 15th, 2017|

Developed at the height of the Great Depression by a committed socialist, Monopoly is an unlikely success--and perhaps not at all what its creator intended. Nonetheless, Monopoly has become one of the most successful board [...]

1108, 2017

Real Estate in Emerging Markets

By | August 11th, 2017|

Since the Great Recession, emerging markets have become an attractive investment strategy for intrepid, independent-minded and savvy investors. In many emerging economies, real estate has surged and continues to attract investors who’re willing to take [...]

708, 2017

Keep and Attract the Best and Brightest

By | August 7th, 2017|

Drawing in the best employees is critical to the success of any business. Though we offer competitive salaries and packages, we at GreenOak Real Estate aren’t necessarily the industry leaders in compensation. So how do [...]

2507, 2017

One Business Across Many Time Zones

By | July 25th, 2017|

What does someone need to successfully start a real estate business across many locations? In other cities? In overseas markets? These are questions I often get, and there are no easy answers. Breaking into the [...]