Three’s A Charm!

January 10th, 2013
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

January 2010, R7 Real Estate hits the ground running and defies the odds. January 2013, three years later, R7 Real Estate continues to thrive and continues to defy the odds. In 2012, adding a little over 1 Million Square Feet in new management assignments, including some prestigious clients such as Clarion Partners, Watt
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Defining Success…

February 24th, 2012
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

I’m the luckiest guy in the world. I’ve repeatedly said this over and over again. Here I am of sound mind and body, healthy as a horse, two beautiful children, and a lovely bride of 26 years. And career wise, the new company has had two years of solid growth. Two
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A Foodie Can Save Money Too…

November 18th, 2011
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

I’m a Foodie. I will try and eat anything new. People who know me say that I could have been on that reality show where they ate all kinds of animal parts (they’re right!). I can go high end from Michelin starred restaurants to grungy hole in the walls. Being a
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Because I Can and Why Not?

September 20th, 2011
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

A few weeks ago I did something that most men might think about doing, but out of fear or because their ego won’t let them, they don’t get there until they are forced to take some type of action. Put simply, I have reached an age where the hairs on top of my head
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Where’s The Recovery?

June 10th, 2011
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

I just read my January 2011 Forecasts Bah Humbug blog again, and I could easily just re-submit that again for June and I’d be right on. Did I tell you that we are in the month of June, 2011??? Almost half the year is gone already. I opened the Wall Street Journal this
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A Little Bit Can Go A Long Way…

April 22nd, 2011
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

I was with a client the other night and he reminded me of the giving spirit. The story goes…we were waiting outside to be seated at a little restaurant just outside of Downtown Los Angeles. While waiting a panhandler walked by and started talking to us. Just then our name was called
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2011 Forecasts Bah, Humbug

March 16th, 2011
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

A View From A Small Entrepreneurial Company
2011 Forecasts, reviews, prognosticators, business articles, WSJ, blogs…between now and the end of January 2011, we will all get bombarded by statistics, econometrics, and then some. Who to believe or what to believe? Inflation is coming, the deficit is growing, double dip recession, Wall Street companies are back,
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Top 10 Reasons to Start Your Own Company

December 14th, 2010
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

Have you ever had the urge to start your own company? I think everyone at one time in their life has had this thought. But so very few ever do it. So what’s the hold up? I would say “fear” is the main thing that prevents most people from starting their
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Silver Linings Can Be Found in Dark Clouds

September 8th, 2010
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

Wow! Already eight months since R7 Real Estate’s inception. Time flies when you are having fun. Some people thought we were crazy for starting a new company in the midst of a recession and in a down real estate cycle. I am here to say that “Silver linings can be found in
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Working For a Living or Living For Work

August 10th, 2010
posted by Stan Yoshihara, Chief Visionary Officer, R7

 
Everything happens for a reason. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been at the listening end of a few individuals who I thought had everything. I have followed their successful careers, kept regularly in touch with them, and respected each of them for their business acumen. What I did not realize is that underneath it
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