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We are real estate developers. We created this site to learn from other developers & the architects, engineers, urban planners, lawyers, and financiers with whom we partner to create places.
Where it all started
Watch interviews on many topics
Architect or Developer?
Bus Routes and Cash Flows
It Pays to Be Historical
The Best Planning is Illegal
Twenty Million and Up
If Things Fall Apart
modeling with us.
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We’ve read, listened, watched, and browsed so much content online and have begun to curate a list, by category, of valuable articles, videos, and resources we think you should check out.
The Birth of a Building
An introduction to aspects of finance, law, urban planning, architecture, engineering, and construction which underlie this fascinating event.
“Jargon-free, educated, and packed with relevant analogies–highly recommended for anyone who wants to be a developer.”
Dr. Andrew Baum
“This is the perfect text for an introductory course. It’s a clear, concise, and relevant summary of the development process.”
“…Ben has captured the wisdom of several disciplines and shared those insights in an accessible, enjoyable way. I highly recommend it!”
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