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Webinars | Webcasts September 16, 2020 On-Demand Webcast: Real Estate Principals Series--Economic Update and Commercial Real Estate

Our panelists discussed the economic impact of COVID-19 on California’s economy and commercial real estate markets.

Articles September 15, 2020 Financial Reporting for Real Estate Under COVID-19

In addition to creating a significant liquidity crunch for landlords, COVID-19 has created accounting implications and other financial reporting considerations for real estate entities—including going concerns, asset impairment, and tenant A/R.

Articles September 15, 2020 Accounting for Rent Concessions Due to COVID-19

A review of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (“FASB”) staff Q&A that addresses the accounting for rent concessions related to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic under ASC 842 and 840.

Articles September 15, 2020 Part 1: The Real Estate Family’s Considerations for Success

The uniqueness (and the challenge) of a real estate family is that they are not just a family, but co-owners in a property portfolio and the companies that manage and maintain that portfolio. Both the family and business bonds that tie the family tog…

Articles September 14, 2020 Part 4: More than Transferring a Title: How Do I Successfully Transfer Responsibility and Ownership of My Real Estate Empire?

Decision-making changes when parents decide to pass their real estate portfolio to their family members. If you decide to pass ownership or management to any family members, here’s a discussion of a few things to consider.

Articles September 14, 2020 Part 3: A Dispute Resolution Guide for Real Estate Families

Families owning real estate companies must recognize: Healthy conflict can help build productive, long-term relationships. On the other hand, unhealthy conflicts must be resolved quickly for the family to emerge even stronger and restore harmony. Fam…

Articles September 14, 2020 Part 2: Considerations (or Opportunities) for Growing a Family Owned Real Estate

The family owning a real estate company must make sound decisions about further investment and growth that are not only right for the business, but also for the family. Governance is simply how families decide to make decisions with one another.

Articles September 11, 2020 What’s on the Menu for the Restaurant Industry?

The current state of the restaurant industry under the pandemic, opportunities going forward, various operational models, and the financial assumptions and expectations for success.

Podcast September 10, 2020 The Pandemic’s Impact on Multifamily Investing

Darren Griffith interviews Michael Cohan, of Opus North, a multifamily real estate investment company. Acquisitions, valuations and investor relations are the focus of the discussion.