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Senior Managing Director | The Opes Group LLC

Back to Basics, Alexi Harding

Back to Basics

It’s time to face the facts. In the past thirty years, traditional investments such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds and ETFs have been seen as the primary building block of a lucrative portfolio. Yet, all good things must come to an end, and it seems that these types of investments are doing just that. In fact, according to Steve ...

Oft-Neglected Senior Housing

I usually write about little known financing tools on this blog but today I’m going to write about an investment opportunity.  Senior Housing has performed incredibly well as an asset class over the last few years and yet I’m not sure it gets enough coverage in the media. The chart below shows senior housing providing the best ...

Alexi Harding, Philosophy, Finance

Historic Tax Credits

It takes vision to bring a real estate project to fruition. Sometimes a developer needs to be able to look at empty land and imagine the possibilities. They generally need to build something that is not only physically supported by the geography of the area but a structure that is simultaneously attractive and functional. It can ...

Women, Entrepreneur, NYC, Alexi Harding

A Surge in NYC Female Entrepreneurs

A recent study done by the Manhattan Department of Small Business Services revealed that Brooklyn boasts an increase in female-owned local businesses of 77% over the course of the last decade. Manhattan has also seen an increase in female-owned businesses of 43% over the last ten years. Women are taking on dominant roles in the ...