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Course for the Ultimate Passive Investor!

High Return Private Placement Investing

Best Practices & Risk Management
Presenter: Marc Halpern
Currently available as a home study course as streaming video on the Vimeo platform.
No additional live presentations scheduled in 2024
Regular Price: $1,497
$300 Discount for LFI members, clients of CamaPlan, SAMO Financial, Tempo Funds and affiliates of Part Time Investors LLC

Do you want to achieve high returns by PASSIVELY investing in real estate and other "alternative" investments that are pre-vetted and 100% fully managed by best-in-class syndicators, fund managers and project sponsors?

If so, then you must take the course “High-Return Private Placement Investing: Best Practices and Risk Management.”

Who should attend?


  • Successful real estate investors who want to transition from active real estate investing to truly passive real estate investing

  • Investors with significant IRA or 401(k) investments who want to invest successfully in alternative investments such as real estate instead of the unpredictable Wall Street casino.

  • Investors who want to improve their investment portfolio performance, especially if they already invested in limited partnership private placement investments that did not meet expectations as a result of not performing DEEP due diligence.

  • Sophisticated investors who understand that DEEP due diligence is not only possible and practical for effective private placement investing, DEEP due diligence is required to achieve high returns by identifying, minimizing and mitigating risk.


What will you learn? (course agenda below)

  • How to identify high-return private placement opportunities 

  • 7 crucial factors for effective risk management to increase portfolio performance

  • How to perform DEEP due diligence on private placement opportunities

  • How to identify best-in-class syndicators, fund managers and project sponsors

  • How to access deal flow

  • How to diversify an investment portfolio with multiple projects in multiple sectors with multiple syndicators, fund managers and project sponsors.


In this intense full-day course, Marc Halpern teaches passive private investors his best practices to identify, screen, manage risk and build a portfolio of high-return private placement investments that are passive after performing DEEP due diligence.

Course Agenda:


1.   Common Categories of Private Placement Investments

2.   Set Your Expectations

        - Your risk tolerance

        - Income

        - Growth

3.   Risk Management Basics

  -  DEEP Due Diligence

  -  Characteristics of best-in-class managers & operators
  -  Private Placement Investment Portfolio Management

4.   Documentation

5.   Apartment Syndication - Example & Analysis

6.   Diversifying a Private Placement Investment Portfolio - 10 Examples

7.   High-Risk Private Venture Investing

8.   Deals Rejected - 12 Examples

9.   How to Access Private Placement Investment Opportunities

10. Process of Private Placement Investing


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