Real Estate Expert, Gerald Lucas to be Featured on Real Estate Panel Wed January 8th, 2014

West Orange, NJ – Dec 19, 2013 – Real estate expert, Gerald Lucas has been invited by The Property Owner’s Association of New Jersey, Inc. to speak on an all-star real estate panel at the organization’s January meeting beginning at 7pm on Wednesday January 8th, 2014 at the Wilshire Grand Hotel at 350 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange, New Jersey.

The title of the meeting is “Buy, Sell, Hold-What the Future May Bring” and the meeting’s panel participants will discuss real estate trends and predictions for the coming year and how to maximize your real estate assets in 2014.  A seasoned real estate investor, Gerald Lucas has many years of experience and expertise as a landlord, real estate coach, condominium developer and mortgage debt negotiator.

Gerald is the author of “Short Sale Specifics: An Easy-To-Read Homeowner’s Guide To Short Sales” which draws from his experience successfully negotiating hundreds of real estate short sales.  Gerald is also co-author of the Amazon #1 best-seller “Dare to Succeed” with Jack Canfield who co-wrote The Chicken Soup for the Soul book series.  Gerald is currently Managing Director of Performance Property, LLC in Jersey City, NJ and is a licensed Realtor.  Gerald holds business degrees from Howard University as well as MIT’s Sloan School of Management.

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About Gerald Lucas:

Gerald Lucas is a real estate investor, best-selling author, coach and professional speaker.

Gerald is the Founder and Managing Director of real estate investment firm, Performance Property ( Gerald is a landlord, a condominium developer and a licensed Realtor who has owned & managed properties that range in size from condos and single family homes to big apartment complexes.

In 2011, Gerald partnered with an Australian pension fund to form a REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) and together they raised over $100 million to invest in residential property. Gerald developed the REIT’s entire investment strategy, handpicked the REIT’s initial team of professionals and oversaw the first $20 million of all property acquisitions.

A renowned business thought leader and teacher, Gerald has coached hundreds of students throughout the US and Canada how to invest in residential real estate.  For real estate tips and to learn more about Gerald Lucas visit


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