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Latest Episodes

Episode 59 – What Financial Advisors Should Know About REITs? With Abby McCarthy
May 28, 2021

Investing in REITs can help diversify an investor’s portfolio, which can decrease overall portfolio risk.  In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Abby McCarthy, senior vice president of investment affairs with Nareit,

Episode 58 – Net Lease Investing: What’s Trending? –– With Randy Blankstein
May 16, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Randy Blankstein, president of The Boulder Group, a boutique investment real estate service firm specializing in single tenant net lease properties.  David and Randy discuss everything from the effects of COV...

Episode 57 – Institutional Investments: Current Updates & Future Growth Potential –– With Dori Nolan
April 30, 2021

With the rollout of vaccines and the end of lockdown orders in several states, the economy is beginning to recover – which means new opportunities for institutional investors. In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Dori Nolan,

Episode 56 – The Government as a Tenant –– with William Hill
April 16, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer speaks with William Hill, vice-chairman of Federal Investor Services Group with Newmark in Washington D.C. David and William (Bill) discuss how the government as a tenant fared during the pandemic for investors in the com...

Episode 55 – The Time Is Now For Investing in Hotels –– With Carlos Rodriguez
April 04, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Carlos Rodriguez, CEO of Driftwood Capital, an umbrella company with three new funds for investors in the hotel sector. They take care of  everything from development,

Episode 54: Results of the 2021 CRE Capital Raising Survey –– With Brandon Sedloff
March 19, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer discusses the results of Juniper Squares 2021 CRE Capital Raising Survey with Brandon Sedloff, the founding senior vice president of sales.  Juniper Square is transforming the private funds industry with easy-to-use softw...

Episode 53: Why the Opportunities in Real Estate Are Endless –– With Mark Rose
March 05, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer speaks with Mark Rose, the CEO and chairman of Avison Young, a full-service commercial real estate company. Together, they discuss how this last year has provided the opportunity for not only Avison Young,

Episode 52: Logistics is Location! Location! Location! –– With Melinda McLaughlin
February 20, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer has an in-depth conversation with Melinda McLaughlin, the vice-president of research at Prologis, about how automation and the COVID-19 pandemic have impacted the global logistics chain.

Episode 51: Enduring the Waiting Game: 2020 Retail Through the Eyes of a Transactional Broker –– With Tom Lagos
February 06, 2021

In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Tom Lagos, an executive director with Institutional Property Advisors, an arm of Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services. Tom has spent the last 27 years as a transactional broker,

Episode 50: Why Single Family Rental Housing is Currently on the Rise –– With David Howard
January 22, 2021

In this episode of Common Area Podcast, David Bodamer is joined by David Howard, the executive director at National Rental Home Council (NRHC), to discuss how the single family rental housing market is faring in early 2021. Together,