Private equity is reshaping the franchise industry and enabling brands to accelerate growth and fast-track innovation. : Private equity is reshaping the franchise industry and enabling brands to accelerate growth and fast-track innovation. The franchise business model is a cornerstone of entrepreneurship. It allows individuals to become business owners with a proven brand, training and ongoing guidance. A healthy franchise system provides steady, long-term revenue potential. The franchise industry’s track record of success and its ability to weather economic downturns make it an attractive investment for private equity firms.
Generally, it is a very poor idea to own the United States Natural Gas Fund (NYSEARCA:UNG), which holds front month natural gas futures, as an investment. Normally, natural gas prices are in contango, not backwardation, meaning the front month futures contract is lower priced than the next month further out, and so forth. Thus, most of the time the United States Natural Gas Fund has to roll their contracts from month-to-month, and natural gas futures are in contango, then the United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG) is absorbing a loss from the negative roll yield.
Experts share their take on fractional real estate and the aspects that are contributing to a lack of demand from investors.
CARMEL, Ind., Feb. 20, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Veteran real estate investor Dave L has publicly endorsed BAM Capital, highlighting the firm's expertise and security in managing investment funds. With over 25 years of experience in real estate investment, Dave's transition to BAM Capital showcases the trust and confidence he places in their team's capabilities. Click the link to read Dave's review of BAM Capital. Dave and his wife, seasoned in the art of property investment and management, began diversifying their portfolio by seeking alternative investment solutions.
[webinar] Corporate Transparency Act's Impact On Real Estate: Reporting Companies; Exemptions; Beneficial Ownership Reporting - March 13th, 1:00 Pm - 2:30 Pm Edt | Strafford
This CLE webinar will examine the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA), effective Jan. 1, 2024, and its impact on real estate entities and transactions, including who is considered a "reporting company" subject to new beneficial ownership information (BOI) reporting requirements and whether an exemption applies. The panel will also discuss certain state laws that impose similar reporting requirements as the CTA. Finally, the panel will describe best practices for real estate counsel to assist their...By: Strafford.
Australia's Woodside Energy said on Wednesday that discussions with Santos to create a possible A$80 billion ($52.22 billion) global oil and gas giant had collapsed.
StatusPro has raised $20 million in funding from Google Ventures and others to build its XR sports gaming empire. : Are you looking to showcase your brand in front of the gaming industry’s top leaders? Learn more about GamesBeat Summit sponsorship opportunities here. StatusPro has raised $20 million in funding from Google Ventures and others to build its XR sports gaming empire.
The move, which involves the Fenway Sports Group, raises questions about whether a deal to combine forces with Saudi Arabia’s sovereign fund is still necessary.
The allure of earning rental income, a long-standing cornerstone of wealth generation, is undeniable. Yet, the path of a landlord is not without its trials and tribulations. From tenant screening and maintenance to ensuring timely rent collection, the role can be far from the passive income many envision. However, there’s good news for those looking to tap into real estate’s lucrative potential without the associated hassles. Effortless Earnings with REITs Real estate investment trusts (REITs) offer a hassle-free avenue to real estate investment.
Looking for an opportunity to earn more in real estate? Consider a focus on commercial properties. : If you're interested in a career in real estate with a high-earning opportunity, you may want to focus on commercial properties. The exact numbers vary by source, but according to National Association of Realtors data, the median residential real estate agent made $34,100 in gross income in 2020. Commercial real estate agents? They brought in over $150,000. Real estate education provider McKissock estimates commercial real estate agent earnings are even higher – about $166,000 annually.