Kim Lisa Taylor, Esq., hosts a free, 30-minute teleseminar every month (usually the third Thursday). Each teleseminar is designed to educate participants about raising money from private investors legally, ethically and profitably for your real estate ventures. The last 10 minutes is reserved for Q&A on topics of a general nature.

Our monthly newsletter, Syndication Snapshot, provides details of each upcoming teleseminar. You can sign up for our newsletters here and join our growing list of subscribers. Newsletters are distributed via email the first week of each month.

Feb. 15, 2018 – Topic tba

12:00-12:30 p.m. Eastern Time / 9:00-9:30 a.m. Pacific Time

At the scheduled teleseminar time, call 605-475-3270 and use access code 905448.


Missed one of our earlier broadcasts? Access our archives:

To listen to past teleseminars, simply click on the appropriate link below:

»»» Jan. 10, 2018 – How to Structure a Real Estate Syndicate

There are numerous ways of structuring a commercial income-producing property; in this teleseminar, we look at how to match the right strategy to your needs.


»»» Nov. 17, 2017 – What Investors Want

CrowdStreet CEO and co-founder Tore Steen discusses various aspects of crowdfunding with Kim Lisa Taylor, including:

  • How sponsors get their deals posted on CrowdStreet’s platform, and the due diligence process
  • What type of experience CrowdStreet looks for in a sponsor 
  • How long it typically takes to get documents posted and funds raised 
  • What portion of the raise CrowdStreet typically wants to do
  • What deal parameters CrowdStreet looks for in specified offerings (minimum investment amounts, annualized returns, overall IRRs, duration of investment)

»»» Oct. 26, 2017 – Which Securities Offering Type is Right for You?

Choosing the right offering type — specified, semi-specified, blind pool or segregated — is one of the most important matters you’ll need to consider when creating a securities offering to legally pool money from private investors. In this teleseminar, we examine the four to help you determine which is the best fit for your situation.

»»» Sept. 28, 2017: Simplified Deal Evaluation for Syndicators, At Last!

Experienced syndicator Bob Bowman describes his new software, called Commercial Underwriter, which he says will enable you to underwrite a deal in 5 minutes (of course, you would do a more in-depth analysis before you write the offer).

»»» Aug. 24, 2017: Dating for Dollars

Meeting investors and developing effective relationships is an integral part of success in syndication. In this teleseminar, Kim shares:
  • How to develop a database of potential investors you can draw on fast when you need to fund a deal
  • What marketing tools you need to be able to show investors you are serious about your business
  • How to legally get other people to share their investor contacts with you
  • How you can leverage your investors to get into other people’s deals, and be legally compensated for it

»»» June 15, 2017: How to Earn Money as a Real Estate Syndicator

How do you make money as a real estate syndicator? It’s a common question from those who are new to or who are continuing to master this wealth-building strategy.

»»» May 18, 2017: Joint Venture or Securities?

What you don’t know CAN hurt you, particularly when you’re using other people’s money for your real estate investments. In this teleseminar, we discuss the difference between joint ventures and securities and why you need to know which you’re dealing with.

»»» April 13, 2017: Rookie Syndicator Mistakes

Our special guest is Vinney Chopra, a longterm syndication client who came to the United States from India in 1976 with just $7 in his pockets. Since syndicating his first multi-family property in 2009, Vinney has gone on to syndicate 26 multi-family properties ranging from 14 to 267 units. Currently, he controls 2,300 units. Vinney and his investment teams have successfully raised more than $70 million from private investors. He shares his insights about what beginning syndicators encounter.

»»» March 16, 2017: Setting the Stage for Syndication Success

In this teleseminar we cover:

  • The definitions of “syndicate” and “syndicator”
  • Why one would want to syndicate
  • Eight steps to set the stage for syndication success