About the Instructor: Omar Sharif
Mr. Sharif brings with him a wealth of real estate accomplishments ranging from servicing clients and Realtors as a licensed Broker of Record to using BRRR (Buy Renovate Rent Refinance Repeat) techniques to own a rental property portfolio, property management services, raising private equity to fund real estate deals, flipping (& not flopping) homes, and working with developers for strategic acquisitions in Redevelopment and Opportunity Zones.
Mr. Sharif is the author of the ‘how-to guide’ – How I made my first Million in Real Estate: The no BS guide to flipping, BRRR, buying/selling, and wholesaling
Hard Money Lender
Arkad Capital, LLC
Mario has become an expert at locating and acquiring underutilized property in key locations within growing cities & emerging NJ sub-markets. He’s well versed on securing approvals, financing, entitlements, and all the necessary pieces needed for complex real estate development projects to materialize; which are then positioned as catalyst for the revitalization of downtowns, CBD’s and TOD’s districts. Due to the group’s reputation for delivering outstanding quality, superior design, and exceptional customer service, Arkad quickly amassed an impressive portfolio of ever-growing properties.
Mario is also the head of Arkad Capital, LLC. Arkad Lending Division and latest venture. An entity created to serve as a reliable and affordable lending conduit to the rehabbing funding industry. Being that the principals of arkadCap have completed over 250 residential flips successfully; the vast amount of knowledge, care to detail, structure and understanding of liquidity needs became arkadCAP’s main attributes. Connecting with borrowers at a level hardly seen from other lenders in the industry.
Danny Builds Homes
Daniel Gonzalez has been involved in the real estate industry for over 25 years. During that time he gained invaluable insights as a Real Estate Investor. Using these insights, Danny has been successful in buying and selling homes for sizable profits.
Early on in his career he realized the significant savings available by being his own general contractor. Since then, through his company Danny Builds Homes, he has made it his mission to pass on this learning to others so that they can achieve their highest potential. Over the last 10 years, Danny has consulted with scores of investors teaching them methods to take complete control of their projects; be it a flip, investment, rental or even a major renovation.
By allowing Danny to help you learn these strategies, you will be gaining knowledge you can apply to endless projects for less than the cost of general contractor.
Real Estate Attorney
Faris Shurbaji is licensed attorney in the State of New Jersey with a concentration in real estate law. Mr. Shurbaji has extensive experience handling home purchases and sales, short sales, bank owned/REO transactions, auction.com transactions, foreclosures, and commercial transactions. Mr. Shurbaji earned his law degree from Rutgers School of Law—Newark, where he was a Senior Editor on the Rutgers Law Record and a recipient of the Deborah T. Poritz Legal Fellowship. He was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 2014. Prior to acquiring his juris doctorate, Mr. Shurbaji worked with JP Morgan Chase where he held multiple FINRA Licenses. He also held several New Jersey State licenses including the New Jersey Real Estate Salesperson license and a New Jersey Mortgage Banker’s license. Mr. Shurbaji has worked in the real estate industry in various roles since 2005 and works to apply his knowledge to the benefit of his clients and colleagues.
Form Function Architects
With over 18 years’ experience as an architect, realtor and an investor, Jin brings multiple different perspectives when walking through a home with his clients. Because he draws from all three areas of expertise, he understands not only the finances of a deal, but also the aesthetic considerations and layout configurations that will help sell a home for the highest dollar value in the shortest amount of time. His approach is holistic in nature and includes reviewing any zoning or code issues that could unlock additional untapped potential on a site to get the highest and best use out of each project. He has worked on numerous client projects as well as his own fix and flip and buy and hold project. His primary objective is to make sure his clients feel like they have been presented all their options and are well positioned and fully informed to make the best choices possible. He understands that these choices involve some of the most stressful and biggest sales or purchases his clients are making so he strives to make everything as seamless and simple as possible. He has two children and enjoys rock climbing, cycling and has a passion for traveling and eating very very well while traveling.