What we're about

Commercial Real Estate Investment Group in San Diego is where people who are looking to invest, learn to invest or already investing can share and collaborate ideas, deals, and vendors. They will be introduced to various principles needed to succeed in this exciting realm of real estate. It is ideal for those who are in Residential Realty and looking to enter Commercial Realty, either by way of a Joint Venture or by learning about how to find and execute on such opportunities themselves. Monthly classes and networking opportunities will be available for all members.

Education

Courses are hosted by Curtis Gabhart (https://www.linkedin.com/in/curtisgabhart/), President of Gabhart Investments Inc (http://www.gabhartinvestments.com). Curtis brings in experts from many different of the commercial real estate in an effort to expand and diversify your real estate knowledge. Classes will be held at CoStar Group San Diego unless otherwise noted. Sponsors include CCIM San Diego Chapter (http://www.ccimconnect.com/ccimsandiegochapter/home?ssopc=1) and Dave Weiner of Trilion Capital (http://trilioncapital.com/).

Networking

On the first Thursday of every month, we host a Commercial Real Estate Professionals Happy Hour sponsored by CCIM San Diego Chapter (http://www.ccimconnect.com/ccimsandiegochapter/home?ssopc=1) at the Bay Club in Carmel Valley. This networking event is designed to expand your commercial real estate network in a relaxed environment.

About Curtis Gabhart

Curtis has been a successful Real Estate Professional for nearly two decades. He is one of the top multi-family brokers in San Diego and was awarded by San Diego Business Journal as the Dealmaker of the Year for 2015 in both Multi-Family and Retail. Curtis is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) - a prestigious distinction held by less than 1% of commercial real estate professionals. He served on the Commercial Real Estate Advisory Board at the University of San Diego Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate and has been recognized by members of Congress, California State Senators, and the City of San Diego for his dedication to the community.

His passion is not only conducting Commercial Real Estate business himself but also enabling others to do so. He openly shares his 'secrets' and learnings as it is a well-known fact that the more we give, the more we get.

See What Others Have to Say About Curtis

“I learned more about how real estate transactions and construction projects work in the few months I worked with Curtis then I could ever have hoped to learn in the classroom. Curtis showed me how real estate deals are found, transacted and managed from start to finish. I am glad I took advantage of the opportunity to work with Curtis, it opened my eyes to the endless possibilities that can be found in real estate investing.” –Sean Bascom, Senior Associate at South Coast Commercial, Inc

“Attending the Multifamily Brokerage seminar presented by Curtis Gabhart, proved to be very informative and educational. I found the seminar to be chock-full of specific strategies and tips relating to successful commercial multifamily brokerage. The information was pragmatic, real and helpful for both a new broker getting into the business, as well, a refresher on what is important for those already in the business. “ – Brad Rust, President, and Co-Owner at Giovi Real Estate Group, Inc., Co-founder at Lucid Capital Solutions, President at Giovi Real Estate Group, Inc

“Curtis provides great insights and strategies on how to build your real estate business, as well as how to work effectively with both buyers and sellers. Even the information on software selection and networking opportunities was helpful. I would highly recommend the class for those serious about their success in this lucrative niche of commercial real estate.” – G.W. Alexis, Broker

Upcoming events (5+)

Hold vs Sell Decision with Curtis Gabhart and Mark Goldman CCIM at CoStar

Gabhart Investments Presents Hold vs. Sell Decision With Mark Goldman, CCIM One of the most important decisions for real estate investors is to hold an investment or sell it. This class will demonstrate a methodology to evaluate the hold vs. sell decision and other important real estate decisions. We will review how to evaluate: Whether to hold or sell and investment Whether to refinance Should the investor renovate a property How to free up equity to purchase more property Investment pro-forma's will be used to measure the impact of alternative portfolio strategies. Topics will include: Estimating Investment Base Forecasting cash flows Comparing alternative investment & financing strategies Estimate investment performance with Net Present Value and IRR. Case Study to discuss: Hold and do nothing Hold and sell Hold and refinance with no cash-out Hold and refinance with cash out for improvements Hold and refinance with cash out to purchase another property Registration is $40. Door prices at $50. Lunch will be provided to those who RSVP in advance courtesy of our event sponsor, Trilion Capital. Space in the auditorium is limited so please register as early as possible. Please Note: Parking cannot be validated and we encourage attendees to find street parking if possible. ________________________________________ This Class Will Be Put on But Curtis Gabhart, CCIM, and Mark Goldman, CCIM - a former real estate finance professor at San Diego State University Mark Goldman has been a loan officer in San Diego since 1991. He has a degree in real estate finance from the University of Connecticut. Mark has a Certified Commercial Investment Member [CCIM] designation from the CCIM Institute. He has authored several books on real estate financial analysis and given seminars on real estate financial analysis and financial planning topics. Mark is a former real estate finance professor at SDSU. His areas of expertise include analyzing financing alternatives and searching for specialized loan programs. Mark has been a “Certified Community Home Buyers’ Program” instructor. He can help to maximize your home purchasing power or achieve your refinancing goals. Curtis Gabhart has been a successful Real Estate professional for 2 decades. He is a Senior Vice President at SVN Asset Advisory Group and President of Gabhart Investments, Inc, a privately held real estate investment firm that manages a syndication of private investors, specializing in acquiring and renovating single and multi-family properties. He also serves on the Commercial Advisory Board at the University of San Diego Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate and he teaches commercial real estate courses for the California Association of REALTORS® and San Diego Association of REALTORS®. He has been recognized by members of Congress, California State Senators, the City of San Diego, and had a day named after him in the County of San Diego for his community service and dedication to the community. He was awarded as the Dealmaker of the Year for 2015 in Retail and Multi-Family category.

Happy Hour - Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Harland Brewing - One Paseo

Please note our Meeting Place! Harland Brewery at One Paseo! 3718 Paseo Place Ste 1300, San Diego, CA, 92130 Time: 5:30-7:00PM Gabhart Investments and CCIM San Diego Chapter would like to invite you to join us for our monthly happy hour! The commercial real estate industry in San Diego is a tight-knit community and most of the deals are happening off-market. Our goal is to connect and develop relationships with other professionals in the commercial real estate industry and be one of the first ones to know about deals! Got a buyer's need? Share it also with us! It would be great to do business with people we know and trust. This event is exclusive to Commercial Real Estate Professionals whether you are a Principal, Broker, Property Manager, Builder, Appraiser, Contractor, etc. This event recurs on the First Thursday of every month unless otherwise stated. For Sponsorship & Membership information, contact Ellen Ernst at[masked] or send an email to [masked] This event is Hosted By CCIM San Diego Chapter and Gabhart Investments Inc and Sponsored by TruLine Painting

Happy Hour - Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Harland Brewing - One Paseo

Please note our Meeting Place! Harland Brewery at One Paseo! 3718 Paseo Place Ste 1300, San Diego, CA, 92130 Time: 5:30-7:00PM Gabhart Investments and CCIM San Diego Chapter would like to invite you to join us for our monthly happy hour! The commercial real estate industry in San Diego is a tight-knit community and most of the deals are happening off-market. Our goal is to connect and develop relationships with other professionals in the commercial real estate industry and be one of the first ones to know about deals! Got a buyer's need? Share it also with us! It would be great to do business with people we know and trust. This event is exclusive to Commercial Real Estate Professionals whether you are a Principal, Broker, Property Manager, Builder, Appraiser, Contractor, etc. This event recurs on the First Thursday of every month unless otherwise stated. For Sponsorship & Membership information, contact Ellen Ernst at[masked] or send an email to [masked] This event is Hosted By CCIM San Diego Chapter and Gabhart Investments Inc and Sponsored by TruLine Painting

Happy Hour - Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Harland Brewing - One Paseo

Please note our Meeting Place! Harland Brewery at One Paseo! 3718 Paseo Place Ste 1300, San Diego, CA, 92130 Time: 5:30-7:00PM Gabhart Investments and CCIM San Diego Chapter would like to invite you to join us for our monthly happy hour! The commercial real estate industry in San Diego is a tight-knit community and most of the deals are happening off-market. Our goal is to connect and develop relationships with other professionals in the commercial real estate industry and be one of the first ones to know about deals! Got a buyer's need? Share it also with us! It would be great to do business with people we know and trust. This event is exclusive to Commercial Real Estate Professionals whether you are a Principal, Broker, Property Manager, Builder, Appraiser, Contractor, etc. This event recurs on the First Thursday of every month unless otherwise stated. For Sponsorship & Membership information, contact Ellen Ernst at[masked] or send an email to [masked] This event is Hosted By CCIM San Diego Chapter and Gabhart Investments Inc and Sponsored by TruLine Painting

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Happy Hour - Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Harland Brewing - One Paseo

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