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10/15 1500
Q&A with Joe Berko: Big Deals, Israeli Bonds, and Why They Could Be the Next EB-5

A reigning CoStar Power Broker of the Year award winner, Joe Berko’s an up-and-comer in New York’s investment sales circuit. Despite setting a personal best with a $182M deal lat year, Joe’s biggest play has been his foray into Israeli bonds, a popular source of capital for New York’s biggest players. By partnering with two

10/14 1500
Industry Game Changer: How The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Is Changing US Real Estate

A decline in CMBS markets have led to new ways of raising capital for US real estate players — and opening doors of opportunity for new waves of capital. The EB-5 visa program has been a popular source of capital but concerns of fraud have put the program under a microscope and could end this

10/13 1500
Real Estate Financing Craze: Will Israeli Bonds Oust EB-5 Visas?

Since the 2008 crash, domestic capital has been scarce, sitting at just $3 billion in 2009 after hitting a whopping $230 billion in 2007. Naturally, EB-5, an investment program allowing foreigners to essentially buy green cards in exchange for a $500,000 investment, along with the creation of 10 U.S. jobs, became a goldmine for real