This year, 2022 marks the third season of “LIVE @ FIVE: A Virtual Cocktail Party to Discuss Real Estate and How To Navigate the ‘New Now’.” Los Angeles-based real estate agents, Candace Kentopian of Keller Williams Realty, and David Lukan of Compass, came up with the idea in April 2020, during the onset of the corona virus pandemic, to host a Virtual Cocktail Party. This online forum on the Zoom platform is for real estate clients, investors and friends to connect and share information on the real estate market, and how to deal with the looming crisis.
Past topics have included: The 1031 Exchange, DSTs, The State of the Stock Market, Bitcoin and Crypto Currency, Malibu Wines, Art Collection, Cannabis, State Ballot Measures, Pre-Fab Homes, ADUs, TICs, and Year-End Tax Planning.
For the Zoom Link, email CandaceK777@gmail.com
Candace Kentopian is a sought-after real estate agent in Los Angeles who has successfully sold millions of dollars of residential, multifamily and commercial properties. Her clients include celebrities, entertainment professionals, as well as business owners, investors and corporate relocation clients. Candace is an MBA graduate and she
Candace Kentopian is a sought-after real estate agent in Los Angeles who has successfully sold millions of dollars of residential, multifamily and commercial properties. Her clients include celebrities, entertainment professionals, as well as business owners, investors and corporate relocation clients. Candace is an MBA graduate and she is the true professional you want on your side of the deal.
Recognized as a top-producing agent since 2011, David Lukan has commanded industry-wide attention through his discerning eye and strong negotiation skills that have enabled him to establish a flawless track record of success for his clients. David joined forces with Compass, the most innovative and cutting edge brokerage in the industry, to best serve his clients
PAST 2022 "LIVE @ FIVE" GUEST SPEAKERS
Thursday, July 7
Post Pandemic Playbook on Financial Planning + Investing
Mike Baker, Investment Advisor, Gerber Kawasaki Wealth + Investment Management will discuss what investing in stocks and bonds can do, compound interest, portfolio diversification and your choices based your individual approach and risk tolerance.
Thursday, June 2
Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order
Ray Dalio, Founder and Chairman of Bridgewater Associates
The world is changing in big ways that haven’t happened before in our lifetimes. Ray Dalio, narrates his research of studying history, financial markets, world powers, the Gold Standard, and Bretton Woods, based on his new book of the same title.
Thursday, May 5
Real Estate Investors can Defer Capital Gains Tax with a DST
Bob Horning of H&S Wealth Management explains how real estate investors who want to defer capital gains taxes with a 1031 Exchange, may consider a DST (Delaware Statutory Trust) as a beneficial investment strategy. Learn about the types of properties that qualify for a DST, which gives investors a return with no property management oversight.
Join us the First Thursday of every month at 5 PM (pst) to get insightful, topical, up to the minute news and developments pertaining to real estate and financial investing, life style trends and how to navigate the uncertainty of the "New Now."
We would love to get your feedback on ideas for future topics and let us know what you think?