Q&A with Sterling Jawitz: An in-depth discussion about added expenses for Coliving

Q&A with Sterling Jawitz: An in-depth discussion about added expenses for Coliving

Derek Hsiang and VisionaRE Partners founder Sterling Jawitz discuss Coliving Investment and understanding the extra development costs, operating costs, and other considerations that developers and owners new to coliving should be aware of before taking on a coliving project. We also fast forward to coliving’s future and what technologies we’d like to implement.

Social Responsibility in Real Estate

Social Responsibility in Real Estate

In light of the recent protests, we want to start a dialogue with our colleagues in the real estate industry about how we can enable positive social change/ responsibility through the work we do. Derek asks and gives his answers for the following four questions: 1) What aspect of real estate is the worst driver […]

Why Do We Even Need Affordable Housing?

Why Do We Even Need Affordable Housing?

I was bitter about Bloomberg’s affordable housing program back in 2009. When the administration seized Tennisport’s land in Long Island City through eminent domain, my tennis e-commerce business became orphaned in its infancy. A developer planned to construct middle-income housing on Tennisport’s prime waterfront property. And it was going to block the view of newly converted luxury condos in […]