Industry Leader Q&A


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CEO and Founder of TheGuarantors, a VC-backed Insuretech company specializing in developing innovative insurance products for the Real Estate industry, provides his take on how he sees technology changing the NYC rental market


We sat down with Co-Founder and CEO at Bixby, and learned more about his growing real estate technology company that makes it easy for property managers to provide top quality service to their tenants and residents

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Clifford lerner

Author of Best-Selling Startup book, ‘Explosive Growth,’ and Founder/CEO of Snap Interactive (sold in 2016), the first social media company to become publicly traded. Snap created the first successful viral Facebook dating app, AreYouInterested?, which grew to 100 million users.  

Stephen Bulfer

CEO/Co-founder of StreamLoan shares some of the reasons why he thinks real estate has been such a slow adopter of technology


Ashish Lall 

Head of Acquisitions and Asset Management at Fortuna Realty Group gives us his take on hotel supply in the New York market

Nate Loewentheil

Senior Associate at Camber Creek shares reasons to invest in real estate technology companies, his outlook on the space, and discusses some of the exciting technologies coming to market over the next couple of years.



Vice President of Operations at InsideMaps Inc., shares with us his view of how technology is reshaping the process when it comes to buying and selling residential properties in today’s market



Managing Director of Sky Management Corporation gives TBG Real Estate the scoop on the rental market, and provides color on why it makes more economic sense for the majority of Manhattan’s transient population to choose renting over buying


Peter Dicorpo

The Chief Operating Officer at Waypoint Residential shares with us his take on some of the challenges in buying real estate in today’s core markets


julio c. davila

Founder and Managing Principal of ABRA Partners, a boutique investment and advisory real estate firm, gives us insight on some of the key pieces of advice he offers investors going into the new year

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Ben shaevitz

Chief Production Officer at Patch of Land tells us about his experience and trends in the private lending space



We learn some of the reasons why Managing Director of Alliance Residential thinks senior housing is a compelling investment, and how it is evolving from its status as a niche asset class

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Co-Founder & CEO of FrontDoor sits down with TBG Real Estate and shares his long term vision and goals for the app, as well as the hardships he overcame that taught him about perseverance and relentlessness.


Vice President of Office Leasing and Investment Sales at Colliers International in San Francisco shares with TBG Real Estate her predictions for 2018.


Managing Director with Alliance Residential Company shares how he got into real estate and shares insight on market development.



Richad joined his current firm, Revantage Corporate Services, a global shared services entity serving Blackstone’s real estate portfolio, as Director – Data Scientist. There, he is focused on building a crack-team of data scientists and unearthing cross-portfolio insights to improve operations and decision-making.