Ivan Kaufman

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Freddie Mac: Rising rents aren’t pushing residents to homeownership

Conventional wisdom holds that rising rents drive people to homeownership, but new research from <b>Freddie Mac</b> suggests the conventional wisdom is all …

Real Estate

Abergel of Arbor originates $180.03 million in multifamily deals; $8.234 million funded for Gateway Apartments II, Cheektowaga

How Will Oil Prices Impact Multifamily Housing?

By Steve Guggenmos<p>Published on June 2, 2015<p>With summer vacation season upon us and gas prices $1 lower per gallon than a year ago, the benefits of …

Multifamily Investors Bid in Secondary, Tertiary Markets

<b>Investors are finally buying</b> apartment properties in big numbers in smaller cities and towns. “There’s been a dramatic increase in the number of …

Arbor Businesses Presentation

Ivan Kaufman is the Chairman and CEO of Arbor Realty Trust Inc. and Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC. Kaufman has worked in the multifamily, commercial and residential industries.<p>This presentation outlines the Arbor company's corporate history and timeline, its chart depicting its ownership …

Arbor US Economic Data Book 2014 Q4

The Latest Arbor US Economic Data Book 2014 Q4 Presentation.<p>Highlights from this report include:<p>- Total non‐farm payroll employment rose by 295,000 in<p>February, compared with an average monthly gain of 266,000<p>over the prior 12 months.<p>- Both the unemployment rate (5.5%) and the number of<p>unemployed …

Arbor Manhattan Multifamily Data Book 2014 Q4

In the Arbor Manhattan Multifamily Data Book 2014 Q4, Ivan Kaufman and the Arbor team provide an overview for the following: economic overview, sales market, rental market, and new development.

Wharton Presentation: Real Estate Finance Fundamentals

In 1983, Arbor National Holdings, Inc. and its premier lending subsidiary, Arbor National Mortgage, was founded by Ivan Kaufman. The company ultimately grew to greater than 1,200 employees in eight states.<p>Arbor had a seasoned management team that had extensive experience creating, building and …

Ivan Kaufman: Student Housing Financing

Ivan Kaufman is the current chairman and CEO of Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC.<p>In this presentation "Borrowers’ and Brokers’ Frequently AskedQuestions," Ivan Kaufman and the Arbor team answer questions on student housing policies and information. These answers cover topics on multifamily …

Seniors Housing

In this presentation, Ivan Kaufman provides details on the Arbor Senior Housing Team in terms of who is apart of the housing team. This includes Jeffrey Ringwald who is the current Senior Vice President of Seniors Housing & Healthcare.

Arbor Businesses Timeline

Ivan Kaufman provides a timeline of the Arbor company's businesses since the early 1980s.<p>In 1983, Arbor National Holdings, Inc. and its premier lending subsidiary, Arbor National Mortgage, is founded by Ivan Kaufman. The company ultimately grows to greater than 1,200 employees in eight states.

12 Habits Of Successful Young Entrepreneurs

Copying these habits of successful young entrepreneurs won’t guarantee you success, but it can’t hurt either.<p>We’re obsessed with studying the habits of successful people to figure out how to better structure our days and lives.<p>But how can you tell if your daily habits put you on the right track to …

Entrepreneurship

3 tips for building a prosperous real estate business

As a manager and past owner of my real estate business, I am often asked, “What does it take to be a success as a real estate agent?” As you might …

Mental Health

Two Tech Entrepreneurs Go Back To The Future To Help Connect Kenya's Slums

Two tech entrepreneurs have gone back to the future to help connect Kenya’s slums to the Internet, and they hope, opportunity. More than half a million people populate Mathare, Kenya’s second largest slum. Like any impoverished, overcrowded area, lack of education, jobs, and crime are major …

Entrepreneurship

A Better Life: An Argument for Investing in Real Estate NOW

“It’s not that we have a short time to live, but that we waste a lot of it.” – Lucius Seneca<p>You only get one shot at it. When I look around, I see …

5 marketing strategies that generate real estate sales

Using exceptional, professional and consistent marketing for all listings is a sure way for a real estate agent to generate new listings, as well as …

Real Estate

Wednesday's Must-Reads for Entrepreneurs: Don't Quit The Day Job

Today’s news and insights for business owners:<p><b>Strategy</b><p>Hermès doesn’t make it easy for you to buy its stuff. That’s why it sells: “Hermès is so certain of its own mystique that since 2011 it has sold a monthly mystery box to customers starting at about $250, which includes a unisex trinket crafted …

Entrepreneurship
Real Estate

5 Myths -- and One Really Big Truth -- About Being an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you dream of starting the next Snapchat or GrubHub? With an abundance of business success stories permeating every corner of the media, most aspiring entrepreneurs don’t get to hear about the reality of what business ownership is like …

Entrepreneurship

Want To Do Big Things? Make Yourself Small

How do you define a leader?<p>It’s a question I’ve been asking myself for years now and one I try to ask the CEOs, business owners and managers I come into contact with. (Notice I didn’t say <i>leaders</i> I come in contact with. A title doesn’t automatically confer leadership. Too often, it’s a quality we …

Leadership

5 Things Real Leaders Do Every Day, According to Henry Ford

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As we start to head toward summer, many people look forward to vacation and a pace that begins to slow down, but not entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs know that when it’s hot outside, the heat is on just as strong internally.<p>Summer is a great …

Leadership

Most Millennial Renters Say They Will Keep On Renting

If you want a tiny taste of the vitriol incited by the <i>very idea</i> that many millennials eschew home-buying, take a gander at the comments section of a tiny piece Curbed Philly ran in the beginning of April. "<b>Let 'em rent</b>," says one guest. "It gives them flexibility to move where they want, do what …

Real Estate

10 Books on Happiness and Success for Your Reading List

Being an entrepreneur is stressful work. You pour blood, sweat, and tears into making your business work. Even though it can test you down to your …

Johns Hopkins University

Why You Need to Empower Your Employees to Become Leaders

You might not realize it, but your company’s most important assets walk out of your office every day at 5:00 p.m.<p>If that idea doesn’t scare you, …

Team Building

Crowdfunding: the next generation of real estate investing

Crowdfunding real estate is the fifth book in a series on real estate investing from property developer and real estate investor, Craig Turnbull. It …

This is what $11.85 trillion worth of household debt looks like

Household debt in the US grew to $11.85 trillion in the during the first quarter of 2015.<p>According to the New York Federal Reserve's latest Household Debt and Credit report, this was a modest $24 billion, or 0.2%, increase from the previous quarter.<p>"The slowdown in growth can be attributed to a …

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