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This is the Irvine Chapter of Multifamily University. MFU is the Nation's premier MeetUp network DEDICATED to apartment and commercial (retail/office/storage/ industrial/ mobile homes) learning. We are an army of motivated doers, spread out all across the USA, that are learning & buying commercial and multifamily assets through syndication.

Bring your A game, because you are going to learn at an explosive rate, and network furiously to build your investor network & syndicate projects. Get free access to showcase your projects at face to face events in your city, plus national webinars, conferences, podcasts & web courses. And, tap into a nationwide network of resources such as property managers, brokers, lenders, insurers, IRA providers, syndicators, apartment technology vendors, underwriters and so much more.

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Why Multifamily Syndicators & Passive Investors Should Care About 1031 Exchanges

THURSDAY, APRIL 25 @ 6 PM PST Join us online as our guest presenter Dugan Kelley of Kelley Clarke, PLLC, discuss how 1031 Exchanges are important to Multifamily Syndicators and Passive Investors. Watch as he explains in depth how to legally use 1031 money into Multifamily Syndication and what are the important considerations before you change your structure. Register here: www.multifamilyu.com/1031exchanges-kelley WHAT YOU'LL LEARN: - What is the PURPOSE of a 1031 Exchange? - How to LEGALLY use 1031 money in a Multifamily Syndication - What is TIC? - What are Important Considerations BEFORE you change your deal structure? - What are ESSENTIAL terms to include in your Co-Ownership Agreement? - How to manage all the parties, Lender, QI, 1031, and Seller in order to CLOSE on the acquisition. ABOUT YOUR PRESENTERS: Dugan Kelley: Co-founder, Kelley Clarke, PLLC With offices in California and Texas, Kelley Clarke has a national footprint and currently represents clients throughout the United States. Mr. Kelley assists clients in all phases of multi-family, commercial, and residential acquisitions or sales. Mr. Kelley’s real estate expertise includes transactional services for his clients ranging from from commercial loan closings, real estate private equity capital raises, joint venture agreements, commercial leasing, business acquisitions, and general commercial real estate services for multi-family syndicators, investors, and developers. He has structured deals in excess of $1 billion. He is a passive investor as well as owner in a number of asset classifications in the real estate space. He also previously sold real estate as a licensed realtor. Mr. Kelley has represented real-estate clients in loan workouts or uniquely structured transactions. Mr. Kelley is a frequent lecturer, speaker, and author of a best selling book Purpose, Passion & Profit. He currently represents a number of companies and family businesses in providing advice and counsel in the capacity as outside general counsel. In addition, for several years, Mr. Kelley was an adjunct law professor teaching fundamental legal skills, legal research and writing, and moot court to law students in the Orange County area. From 2008 through 2016, Mr. Kelley has been selected as a “Super Lawyer Rising Star,” with only 2.5% of attorneys recognized as the best attorneys in the country. Mr. Kelley routinely acts as a mediator for other attorneys or as settlement counsel for complex litigation matters that require a unique solution. Anna Myers: Vice President, Grocapitus Investments Anna Myers serves as Vice President at Grocapitus, a commercial real estate investment company in the San Francisco Bay Area. Anna is a modern entrepreneur who applies her 20+ years of experience in technology and business to the finding, analyzing and acquiring of Commercial properties in key markets across the U.S. Together with her business partner Neal Bawa, they approach real estate as data scientists to create compelling profits for 400+ investors. As the lead underwriter for the company, Anna also teaches deal analysis for MultifamilyU both monthly via webinars as well as quarterly in MultifamilyU Boot Camps. MultifamilyU is an apartment investing education company owned by the principal Neal Bawa. Nearly 5,000 students attend his multifamily seminar series each year and hundreds attend his Magic of Multifamily boot camps, which Anna is a co-host for many of the events. Anna Myers also co-hosts a Real Estate Investor Meetup in the Bay Area with over 800 members. In addition, she is an AirBnB Superhost in two markets in the US. Related to Syndication, Anna and Neal have partnered together to purchase over 750+units of apartment projects in the last 8 months.

Why Multifamily Syndicators & Passive Investors Should Care About 1031 Exchanges

THURSDAY, APRIL 25 @ 6 PM PST Join us online as our guest presenter Dugan Kelley of Kelley Clarke, PLLC, discuss how 1031 Exchanges are important to Multifamily Syndicators and Passive Investors. Watch as he explains in depth how to legally use 1031 money into Multifamily Syndication and what are the important considerations before you change your structure. Register here: www.multifamilyu.com/1031exchanges-kelley WHAT YOU'LL LEARN: - What is the PURPOSE of a 1031 Exchange? - How to LEGALLY use 1031 money in a Multifamily Syndication - What is TIC? - What are Important Considerations BEFORE you change your deal structure? - What are ESSENTIAL terms to include in your Co-Ownership Agreement? - How to manage all the parties, Lender, QI, 1031, and Seller in order to CLOSE on the acquisition. ABOUT YOUR PRESENTERS: Dugan Kelley: Co-founder, Kelley Clarke, PLLC With offices in California and Texas, Kelley Clarke has a national footprint and currently represents clients throughout the United States. Mr. Kelley assists clients in all phases of multi-family, commercial, and residential acquisitions or sales. Mr. Kelley’s real estate expertise includes transactional services for his clients ranging from from commercial loan closings, real estate private equity capital raises, joint venture agreements, commercial leasing, business acquisitions, and general commercial real estate services for multi-family syndicators, investors, and developers. He has structured deals in excess of $1 billion. He is a passive investor as well as owner in a number of asset classifications in the real estate space. He also previously sold real estate as a licensed realtor. Mr. Kelley has represented real-estate clients in loan workouts or uniquely structured transactions. Mr. Kelley is a frequent lecturer, speaker, and author of a best selling book Purpose, Passion & Profit. He currently represents a number of companies and family businesses in providing advice and counsel in the capacity as outside general counsel. In addition, for several years, Mr. Kelley was an adjunct law professor teaching fundamental legal skills, legal research and writing, and moot court to law students in the Orange County area. From 2008 through 2016, Mr. Kelley has been selected as a “Super Lawyer Rising Star,” with only 2.5% of attorneys recognized as the best attorneys in the country. Mr. Kelley routinely acts as a mediator for other attorneys or as settlement counsel for complex litigation matters that require a unique solution. Anna Myers: Vice President, Grocapitus Investments Anna Myers serves as Vice President at Grocapitus, a commercial real estate investment company in the San Francisco Bay Area. Anna is a modern entrepreneur who applies her 20+ years of experience in technology and business to the finding, analyzing and acquiring of Commercial properties in key markets across the U.S. Together with her business partner Neal Bawa, they approach real estate as data scientists to create compelling profits for 400+ investors. As the lead underwriter for the company, Anna also teaches deal analysis for MultifamilyU both monthly via webinars as well as quarterly in MultifamilyU Boot Camps. MultifamilyU is an apartment investing education company owned by the principal Neal Bawa. Nearly 5,000 students attend his multifamily seminar series each year and hundreds attend his Magic of Multifamily boot camps, which Anna is a co-host for many of the events. Anna Myers also co-hosts a Real Estate Investor Meetup in the Bay Area with over 800 members. In addition, she is an AirBnB Superhost in two markets in the US. Related to Syndication, Anna and Neal have partnered together to purchase over 750+units of apartment projects in the last 8 months.

3rd Annual PNW Real Estate Expo

Hyatt Regency Seattle

Whether you’re new to real estate investing or a seasoned investor looking to expand your prospects in 2019, one thing is certain: industry connections are crucial to success. We’ve all heard “it’s not what you know, but who you know.” Real estate investing is no exception. That’s why I will be presenting at the LARGEST real estate event in the Pacific Northwest: the 3rd Annual PNW Real Estate Expo on April 26 - 27 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Seattle! Stop by and see us in the Columbia Ballroom 3rd floor. The Expo features: • 750+ investors and real estate professionals • 75+ exhibitor vendors • 40+ top speakers • MASSIVE networking • Cocktail parties & raffle prizes • VIP speaker dinner • Charity fundraising No gurus, no BS — this event is by investors, for investors. https://www.pnwrealestateexpo.com/tickets Expo ticket prices increase on April 12th, so act fast! Use my code NEAL to get a discount.

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Bruce Norris - 10 DECISIONS BEFORE THE NEXT DOWNTURN

Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport

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