What Types of Investors is Laurian Designed For?

Partnership in Laurian Club is a good fit for several types of investors. We’ve outlined a couple of categories of investors who will find that Laurian is the real estate investment that works for them.  Second Home Buyers Most envision that buying a second home equates to having a stress-free, private getaway at their favorite […]

The Right Real Estate Investment

Ownership of land and properties has long been established as one of the most secure forms of personal wealth. In a modern portfolio, real estate can offer several advantages over other types of investments, including market stability, inflation hedging, and diversification. Real estate can also deliver regular supplemental income and sales profits that exceed stock […]

Buffet’s Rules of Investing

According to Warren Buffett, there are only two rules of investing:  Rule #1: Never lose money.  Rule #2: Never forget Rule #1   While capital preservation is not the most exciting aspect of real estate syndication, it is the primary objective of any investment. Even if we don’t net the expected returns, we want to […]

Luxury Travel Trends 2021

In order to develop Laurian Club’s 2021 travel strategy, we focused on the top trends in the luxury travel market:   Health and safety standards are at the forefront of travel concerns Cleaning is a priority: Guests want to know that their accommodations have been meticulously cleaned and disinfected to the highest standards. Touch-free: Travelers […]

Why Did We Pick These Destinations?

A lot of thought went into the decisions for our locations. First and foremost, Laurian cities had to be relevant; places the community travels to on a regular basis. We looked at cities that attract the overlapping circles of tech, finance, sports, entertainment, and digital media, as they are the key cities we find ourselves […]

Why Did We Start a Private Residence Club?

Alan Watts was famously quoted as saying “The essential principle of business, of occupation in the world, is this: Figure out some way in which you get paid for playing.”  You may see that quote a few times, as it was the spark for Laurian Club and continues to inspire our mission. We wanted to […]

Shared Ownership Real Estate Primer

Shared ownership is a common means for a group of individuals to acquire an expensive asset like a home, plane, or yacht. Investors own a percentage share of the asset and share financial responsibility for its carrying costs, maintenance, and use expenses.  Shared ownership in residential real estate can be broken down into 3 models: […]

What is a Real Estate Syndicate?

A real estate syndicate is a group of investors who pool their capital to buy or build property. Combined, they have more buying power and more flexibility to make deals. Syndicates are most commonly structured as special purpose entities, such as limited partnerships (“LPs”) or limited liability companies (“LLCs”), organized and managed by a Sponsor […]