• A group of cannabis investors just raised $225 million to buy up real estate in a tough market. Here's how they put the deal together

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Subversive Real Estate Acquisition REIT LP is the newest cannabis-focused real estate investment vehicle in town.
    The fund's CEO, Richard Acosta, told Business Insider that they raised $225 million over a two-week period in December through a SPAC, or special purpose acquisition vehicle.
    SPACs are an increasingly common strategy used by investors to go after cannabis operators.
    Acosta says they're looking at all types of deals, from distressed to "well-capitalized" cannabis operators.
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  • Is It Just A Myth That Real Estate Is A Better Investment Than Stocks?

    Is It Just A Myth That Real Estate Is A Better Investment Than Stocks?

    1 month ago - By Forbes

    Owning real estate can certainly pay off, but to say it's unequivocally a better investment than putting money in the financial markets is short-sighted. Investors should be careful not to let the implied cachet of owning a rental property drive financial decisions.
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