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How to Underwrite in a Recession (with live Q&A)

Air Date: August 25

Recessions are not created equally; they are a unique product of their times. So what do the conditions of today suggest about the opportunities of tomorrow? How do you plan for multiple future states? And what shifts in perspective are required to protect your downside?


Learn how to leverage your unique abilities to identify opportunities, and come out ahead, in a today's tumultuous environment.

What you'll learn:

  • Potential future states of the market

  • How to build an investment thesis

  • How to identify key underwriting assumptions

  • The key metrics for deal selection 


Presenter: Ben Lapidus, CFO, Spartan Investment Group and Co-Founder of Best Ever Conference

As CFO for Spartan Investment Group LLC, Ben has applied his finance and business development skills to construct a portfolio of over $500M assets under management, build the corporate finance backbone for the organization, and organize over $200M of debt capital from the firm. In addition to completing over 50 real estate transactions at and prior to Spartan, Ben is also the founder and host of the Best Ever Real Estate Conference and managing partner of Indigo Ownerships LLC.


Moderator: Gerrit Van Maanen, Project Executive, Spartan Investment Group

Gerrit oversees development activities for ground-up and expansion projects across the portfolio.  Prior to Spartan, he worked in corporate finance for IBM, and attended The University of Iowa majoring in Finance. Gerrit has been an active real estate investor since he was nineteen years old, and has been working with the Best Ever Conference since 2020!


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