Rose Law Group Reporter
Joe Blackbourn, President, CEO and Founder of Everest Holdings has greater than 25 years in the real estate industry and over one billion in transactions.
We caught up with Blackbourn who documented a very busy recent day.
5:45 – alarm.
5:46 – trip over the large invisible dog in the dark.
5:48 – take two large dogs outside.
6:00 – pick up the paper.
6:05 – 7:00 – breakfast, strong coffee, catch up on news, email, worry about life in general.
7:30 – Small woman from Peloton tries to give me a heart attack while I watch 10,000 riders beat my performance in the last month.
9:00 – Exciting meeting with fantastically enlightened Lydon and Hertzberg team on industrial land where they successfully beat me and my team up on inflated expectations of value.
10:00 – Likeable entrepreneurial developer comes in to talk about us giving them capital to go learn what they’re doing with our money.
11:00 – Internal meeting on apartment valuation for a potential final and best offer. Waste of time. Threw in the towel. You win, you crazy investors!!!
11:30 – Village TRX training session with lunatic ex ballet dancer instructor trying to give me a heart attack.
12:30 – Village cardio session on a stationary bike where I’m really doing email but nobody knows. No heart attacks here.
1:15 – Nod at Village café counter on the way to the shower and they start making same smoothie I have every single day of my life…
1:30 – Out the door carrying smoothie.
2:00 – “Debt Strategy” meeting with my team where we have a wide-ranging disagreement about how we can improve our process.
3:00 – Land asset management meeting to discuss any and all issues related to portfolio.
4:00 – Revelatory conference on economy and housing hosted by a fantastically enlightened brokerage company.
6:00 – Drinks with fantastically enlightened office investment broker to discuss very large deals. Very large.
7:15 – Lovely dinner at home with my wife where we discuss her business, our child and worry about life in general.
10:30 – sleep?