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Property Taxes – notice of values update for 2015

Todd Clarke @ February 11, 2015 # Comments Off on Property Taxes – notice of values update for 2015

Cantera Consulants & Advisors has just updated its notice of value dates from each of the county assessors. Please remember that you only have 30 days from the date of the notice of value to protest your property taxes. A PDF version of this table can be found here.

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Bernalillo County Property Tax Protest board rules on LLC/refinancing issue at formal hearings

Todd Clarke @ October 20, 2014 # Comments Off on Bernalillo County Property Tax Protest board rules on LLC/refinancing issue at formal hearings

The Apartment Association of NM in the form of Attorney Gene Vance and property tax consultant Todd Clarke, represented apartment portfolio owner, Richard Fox, in the handling of his property tax protest case. In the case, the property owner held title in a series of related Limited Liability Corporations (LLCs) for estate purposes. He and […]

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Course: A to Z of Investment Basics – 4 CE hours

Todd Clarke @ June 10, 2014 # Comments Off on Course: A to Z of Investment Basics – 4 CE hours

If you are feeling a bit rusty on measures of investment performance, the Investment Basics course will provide a sound foundation in the basic tools to analyze income producing real estate. This hands on course includes simple to use spreadsheet tools to help you in analyzing investments using the basic measures of investment performance including: […]

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ULI NM – 2013 Commercial Real Estate Value Survey

Todd Clarke @ August 28, 2013 # Comments Off on ULI NM – 2013 Commercial Real Estate Value Survey

The NM Chapter of the Urban Land Institute released its 2013 Commercial Real Estate and Value survey last week at the joint Apartment Association of NM and Urban Land Institute Market forum luncheon. Previous value and cap rate surveys performed by Cantera Consultants & Advisors Inc. can be found here for 2011 and here for […]

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Course: Confessions of a Commercial Real Estate Consultant – 8 hours of CE training

Todd Clarke @ June 10, 2012 # Comments Off on Course: Confessions of a Commercial Real Estate Consultant – 8 hours of CE training

The course is hands on discovery course that covers how you can offer additional non-transaction services to your clients and shift some of your income from commissions to assignment or hourly fees. Additional topics include: – Where does a consultant add value? – How to negotiate services and pricing – Discovering hidden value in clients […]

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Aerotropolis interview now available on video

Todd Clarke @ December 12, 2011 # Comments Off on Aerotropolis interview now available on video

CCIM has just released the video interview with Greg Lindsay, author of Aerotropolis: The way we will live next from the CCIM Live 2011 conference held in Phoenix last month. Earlier this year I wrote my review of this fabulous book which can be read here. Greg’s powerpoint webinar from August 2011 is available at […]

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Valuation survey for NM Commercial Real estate released.

Todd Clarke @ October 16, 2011 # Comments Off on Valuation survey for NM Commercial Real estate released.

Cantera Consultants & Advisors has just released its 2011 value survey for NM Commercial Real Estate. The survey reflects the collective wisdom of industry professionals in NM. Although Cantera uses the survey primarily for the benefit of it’s during property tax protest hearings, the survey has become staple in the commercial real estate market and […]

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Who opposes development?

Todd Clarke @ September 26, 2011 # Comments Off on Who opposes development?

As always, I am astounded at the amount of information available on the internet. Recent case and point – fellow Twitter, Patrick Fox @pffox send me a link to the New Saint Index , which tracks opposition to real estate projects. What an amazing resource! While landfills and casinos continue to be unpopular with neighborhoods, […]

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CCIM Live update – Aerotropolis webinar now online!

Todd Clarke @ August 25, 2011 # Comments Off on CCIM Live update – Aerotropolis webinar now online!

Last week I had the pleasure of introducing and interviewing Greg Lindsay, author of Aerotropolis. CCIM has just posted his webinar live.

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Book review: Best read for 2011: Aerotropolis

Todd Clarke @ July 31, 2011 # Comments Off on Book review: Best read for 2011: Aerotropolis

Aerotropolis, the way we’ll live next Authors: Greg Lindsay & John D. Kasarda, Publishing Info: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Nonfiction, First edition published March 1st, 2011 As an international instructor for the CCIM institute I discovered that the book, Aerotropolis: the way we’ll live next dovetails nicely with what the just-in-time delivery model as a […]

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RFP De Anza motel – Albuquerque

Todd Clarke @ March 18, 2011 # Comments Off on RFP De Anza motel – Albuquerque

The city of Albuquerque is looking for development teams to redevelop the historic De Anza Hotel. A full copy of the RFP can be found by clicking here and a copy of the market study we did for the City can be found here. Of the many consulting assignments I’ve had the pleasure to work […]

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my first iPhone app help client’s calculate their property taxes

Todd Clarke @ February 21, 2011 # Comments Off on my first iPhone app help client’s calculate their property taxes

Very excited – as of 5 minutes ago, our iPhone app to help client’s calculate their property taxes for commercial properties in Bernalillo County went “live” in the iTunes store! It is only 99 cents, and if you provide us feedback to improve version 2 and leave feedback, I’ll gladly send you a buck! If […]

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Are you an owner occupant in a Bernalillo County apartment building?

Todd Clarke @ January 3, 2011 # Comments Off on Are you an owner occupant in a Bernalillo County apartment building?

If so – you might be able to get your 2010 property taxes reduced (for free). According to the Bernalillo County Assessor, Karen Montoya, if you owner occupy an apartment (you will need proof in the form of a drivers license or utility bill), you can call the assessor’s office at 222-3700 to seek a […]

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NM Commercial Real Estate Value Survey

Todd Clarke @ September 13, 2010 # Comments Off on NM Commercial Real Estate Value Survey

Cantera Consultants & Advisors has just released the results from our latest valuation survey.  This survey was performed over the summer of 2010 with real estate owners, investors, lenders, brokers and appraisers. The attached document demonstrates the changes in CAP rates and values from 2005 to 2010. Click here for the survey results and a […]

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Course: Understanding NM’s Property Tax System

Todd Clarke @ June 10, 2010 # Comments Off on Course: Understanding NM’s Property Tax System

Did you know at one time in NM’s history, your political affiliation impacted the amount of your property tax bill? Are you confused by Tax Lightening? Uncertain as to what surprises next year’s property tax bill will hold? Do you want to understand why it is “fair” for two similar properties to have different assessed […]

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Thanks to everyone who attended yesterday’s technology lunch and learn

Todd Clarke @ November 12, 2009 # Comments Off on Thanks to everyone who attended yesterday’s technology lunch and learn

In less than 90 minutes, we covered technology and how to best make it work for the commercial Realtor. Everything from making presentations using your iphone and a portable projector, how to find a $200 netbook, take your office into the digital era by going paperless to the best tech tools to travel with.

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Where does US immigration come from?

Todd Clarke @ December 29, 2008 # Comments Off on Where does US immigration come from?

My thanks to my good friend and fellow Commercial Realtor, Brent Tiano, for sharing this link: Immigration to the US, 1820-2007 v2 from Ian Stevenson on Vimeo. The link shows global immigration into the United States from 1820 though 2007…

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Thanks to CIRE Magazine – an overview of how a commercial Realtor can position themselves in the downturns

Todd Clarke @ December 21, 2008 # Comments Off on Thanks to CIRE Magazine – an overview of how a commercial Realtor can position themselves in the downturns

One CCIM shares how starting a consulting business can help during an economic downturn By Todd D. Clarke, CCIM  After a few years in the business and having completed more than 400 apartment transactions, I became focused on how to get paid for what I knew versus what I could do. Having been through the […]

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Quorum (ABQ uptown Phase III)

Todd Clarke @ May 5, 2008 # Comments Off on Quorum (ABQ uptown Phase III)

In a copyrighted story by the Albuqueruque Journal Phase III of the very successful ABQ Uptown project is in the planning stages. Cantera Consultants & Advisors Inc. consulted on Phase II (ABQ Uptown apartments) and Phase III (Quorum). Monday, May 5, 2008 3rd Phase of ABQ Uptown Includes Hotel, Offices, Shops, Condos and Parking Structures […]

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