Archive for August, 2009

Those Were the Days My Friends

Monday, August 31st, 2009

One of the questions most often asked these days is will we return to some sense of “normalcy” at some point after this severe downturn in commercial real estate. My answer is always an emphatic “yes.”

This weekend I found further evidence that this will undoubtedly be the case, and that human nature will ultimately persevere.

Nomura Rocks OrlandoBack in 1997,

One “Zell” of a Book!

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

My new biography on Sam Zell, the renowned Chicago billionaire investor, is now available for preorder online at Amazon and Borders.

Zell cover smMoney Talks, Bullsh*t Walks: Inside the Contrarian Mind of Billionaire Mogul Sam Zell is the first biography on Zell, and reveals the true character – the genius and the faults –