Pouya David Yadegar: How one investor applied real estate skills to equity investing

May 24, 18 Pouya David Yadegar: How one investor applied real estate skills to equity investing

Posted by in All, Los Angeles, Real Estate

There are several reasons stocks can be a great investment vehicle along with real estate. Therefore, it is not surprising when Principal and CIO of Prime Opportunities Investment Group LLC, Pouya David Yadegar, became interested in stocks. Before founding the firm, Pouya managed his own family’s wealth through investments in...

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Campaign Funds Used for Good Life or Politics? Brooklyn District Leader Comes Under Scrutiny

May 22, 18 Campaign Funds Used for Good Life or Politics? Brooklyn District Leader Comes Under Scrutiny

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During the ten-year period between 2007 and 2017 records show that Brooklyn District leader Jacob Gold spent $132,432, according to the state Board of Elections. Another $41,000 was also spent questionably. The list of items purchased with campaign funds includes a Honda with payments of about $350/month; clothing for about $3,000;...

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Brooklyn and Manhattan DAs Say They Will Stop Prosecuting Marijuana Possession and Use

May 17, 18 Brooklyn and Manhattan DAs Say They Will Stop Prosecuting Marijuana Possession and Use

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Beginning on August 1st the Manhattan District Attorney’s office will no longer prosecute those caught in possession of or using marijuana. The announcement was made by Cyrus Vance, Jr. Manhattan’s DA. No longer prosecuting such cases is expected to shrink the number of marijuana-related cases from about 5,000 to about 200. The DA...

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Low-Rent, Senior Housing Planned for Bed-Stuy Brooklyn

Apr 08, 18 Low-Rent, Senior Housing Planned for Bed-Stuy Brooklyn

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Studio Libeskind released three renderings depicting their design for an affordable housing complex in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. The 10-floor apartment block will be constructed in the Sumner Houses estate in the northeastern Brooklyn neighborhood. The architecture firm designed the masterplan for the...

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Landmark Status Granted to Empire State Dairy in East New York

Mar 26, 18 Landmark Status Granted to Empire State Dairy in East New York

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The Empire State Dairy just received landmark status. Located in East New York, the factory was built in 1914 for the Borden Dairy Factory. The property holds five buildings on a 76,375 square foot area. Later the company changed to the Empire State Dairy producing milk and ice cream. Historian and tile collector Michael Padwee has...

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Scott Mead Reaching Above the Clouds

Mar 11, 18 Scott Mead Reaching Above the Clouds

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Where does one turn once they have fulfilled their business/corporate dreams?  When the financial security has been achieved, which productive direction can they follow to channel their energy?  There are many different answers to this question, but they often fall into the same broad category:  creativity. Scott Mead has harnessed...

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