The REIT Center at the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate will hold its 19th Annual REIT Symposium on April 8, 2014, which will focus on issues affecting the REIT industry. The Annual REIT Symposium provides a unique forum for sophisticated, high-level discussion and has become a must-attend event for hundreds of senior executives in the REIT industry.
For many observers, “skin in the game” is synonymous with a large down payment that limits lender or investor risk. However, skin in the game can be defined much more broadly, since financial investment is only one factor that mitigates risk.
The Silicon Valley area added 385,000 jobs between 2010 and 2015, but only issued building permits for 58,000 units in that same time frame, creating an unsustainable housing marker that shuts out all but the richest buyers. What, if anything, can be done to cool off skyrocketing home prices?