Outlook Webinar: Housing Market Update

July 27, 2022 | 11:00 AM PT | USA

Housing Market
Chief Economist Ali Wolf and Senior Managing Principal Tim Sullivan for a national housing market update, discussing the latest developments of economic trends and impacts on the housing market.
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Purchasing Real Estate in the Metaverse: Establishing NFTs, IP Rights, Jurisdiction, Venue, Foreclosure, Governing Law

August 11, 2022 | 1:00 PM EDT

Digital property owners are hoping to be the early entrants--the equivalent of owners of property on New York's Madison Avenue or the Hollywood Hills before they were developed. Just as in the real world, virtual property owners are exploring ways to further monetize their virtual real estate assets. With that opportunity comes risks, both analogous to real estate ownership, but also unique to digital assets. In the real world, property owners have a deed that gives them a reasonably unassailable claim on their land (assuming a locale with reliable property laws). That claim is more easily lost in the metaverse given the risk of theft and even the collapse of the platform on which the land exists. Owners of virtual property must store their tokens in a "wallet," which is a method of storing the private keys to crypto assets. Theft of crypto assets from digital wallets is possible as wallet holders fall susceptible to exploits or otherwise fail to ensure the safety of their assets. Mortgages have now appeared in the metaverse to help finance this virtual real estate boom. This new virtual real estate market is regulated by existing law but there is little specific guidance on how loan enforcement, foreclosure, or bankruptcy might affect virtual real estate and virtual mortgages. Significant questions abound over what will happen if there are legal disputes over whether or not a loan is in default and potential due process arguments that could be made by borrowers. The loan documents need to consider how a virtual lender can ensure that it enforces its security interest in virtual collateral. Finally, a digital property owner should be aware that there is no guaranty that the owners of the platform in which the property exists will continue to operate the platform, or even remain in business. The major metaverse platforms make it clear in their legal terms that they are not responsible for keeping their platforms accessible. Owners will need to know their rights in the event of a failure of a platform provider. Listen as our expert panel discusses real estate purchases in the metaverse. The panel will address the key provisions that the mortgage and financing documentation will need to include for these metaverse contracts.
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Nextgen Smart Buildings: Smarter Building Operations-Leveraging Data and Analytics​ (Part II)

July 21, 2022 | 12:00 PM ET

As we emerge from the pandemic and start to reoccupy buildings, a healthy, safe and productive workplace is more important than ever for employees, tenants and visitors. In an environment where operating costs are balanced against the occupants’ experience, innovative new technologies and the rethinking of traditional building operations and maintenance processes are not just desired but a critical component of this changing paradigm. This series examines what smarter buildings of the future look like. We are witnessing an ever-increasing number of devices connected to building networks, producing voluminous amounts of data. In this session, we explore methodologies for collection, transportation, normalization, integration, analysis, and protection of data.
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Get Seen on Instagram: Form a Content Strategy and Utilize Trending Features

July 14, 2022 | 2:00 PM ET

You may be posting to your property's social media accounts on a regular basis, but are you actually seeing results? During this webinar, Metter Media - a full-service social media agency specializing in the multifamily industry - will show you how to produce and post purposeful content that will display what sets your property apart and drive potential residents to your social media accounts. We will also touch upon new and trending Instagram features and how to utilize these to increase discovery, reach, and engagement. Learning objectives: Form a content strategy unique to your community Produce that content in an impactful, engaging way Utilize Instagram’s trending features to get your property seen
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Representations and Warranties in Commercial Real Estate Sales Contracts: Buyer and Seller Perspectives

August 04, 2022 | 1:00 PM ET

When negotiating and drafting commercial real estate sales contracts, the purchaser and seller must anticipate and mitigate potential risks associated with the deal. Risks may include environmental conditions impacting the property, title and survey issues, zoning concerns, lease and tenant issues, building code violations, and potential condemnation or other proceedings. Skillfully negotiated representations, warranties, and remedies for breaches can protect the buyer, while the seller's objective is to limit the scope and survival of representations and warranties. Listen as our authoritative panel of real estate practitioners provides strategies for buyers' and sellers' counsel negotiating representations and warranties and other key provisions in commercial real estate purchase agreements. The panel will discuss best practices for buyers and sellers to identify and allocate risks when closing a real estate deal.
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This Ranch home is a fixer upper and needs some TLC. Great solid home that needs new carpet, new paint, landscaping and some deep cleaning. Home is prices accordingly. Please look past the tenants massive clutter and see the real potential.

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