Join Daniel Nickles and Chris Thompson with their guest Gene Trowbridge, a founding partner of the Trowbridge Law Group LLP, as they talk about the crucial matters that every aspiring syndicator and passive investor needs to understand. We will hear from Gene’s years of experience as he discusses securities law, syndication, and smart investing with concision and character. There definitely will be a lot to take away from this talk, so stick with us and don’t miss a single minute of what Gene has to say.
In this episode you will learn:
- Track record in commercial real estate, syndication, and on entering law school at forty-five.
- Gene explains the difference between syndication and security.
- What questions a passive investor needs to have answered before investing?
- The different documents that investors will encounter.
- A piece of advice for every rookie syndicator to digest.
About Gene Trowbridge:
Prior to becoming an attorney, he was a real estate syndicator. He developed numerous mini-storage facilities using money from private investors. In addition to his law practice, Gene is a pre-eminent educator in the world of real estate and syndication.
Gene has served as a senior CCIM instructor for a number of years, and he has written a comprehensive book on real estate syndication entitled: It’s a Whole New Business, which has sold over 10,000 copies. Gene has conducted a number of highly regarded intensive workshops for real estate Syndicators, teaching them how to raise money from private investors legally.
His Ultimate Crowdfunding Workshops teach investors, both new and seasoned, how to structure their investment companies, how to split the money with investors, and how to legally solicit investors for private and Crowdfunding offerings.
Gene also has expertise in Tenant-In-Common or “TIC” offerings that allow investors to participate in 1031 exchanges and has written articles on this subject as well as numerous others on how to start and run a real estate syndication company.
Gene and his partners provide securities offering documents and advice for seeking to do Regulation D Rule 506 Offerings, Crowdfunding Offerings, Regulation A Offerings, and Public Offerings.
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