Meet the Broker- Joel Torborg

January 27, 2016

Thanks Joel! … …and CBRE Capital Markets Minneapolis! JV Equity Placed Joel Torborg, First Vice President of CBRE Capital Markets’ Minneapolis office, has been instrumental in helping MLG Capital place JV Equity. Through Joel, MLG Capital has provided JV Equity to acquire nearly ±$40 Million in assets that span nearly ±400,000 square feet! Thanks again […]

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Market Woes in Early 2016

January 21, 2016

Early Swings In 2016 –  Is Now a Time to Reconsider Your Asset Allocation? What a wild start of the year! The public markets have been especially volatile in 2016. 20 days into the year the US markets have tumbled by 9.03%. With slowing growth in China, oil prices below $30, an upcoming election, and uncertainty […]

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Our Newest Fund Addition!- Minneapolis Retail Portfolio

January 14, 2016

MLG Capital is  excited to announce the acquisition of two shopping centers in the Minneapolis, MN MSA via the MLG Private Fund II. MLG Capital, alongside its partner Hempel Companies, and a co-investor group, acquired The Grove Shopping Center in Maple Grove, MN. Also acquired was Cedar Point Commons located in Richfield, MN. The shopping centers boast […]

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Our Latest Fund Addition- Crossroads Apartments

September 30, 2015

MLG Capital Announces Acquisition of Crossroads Multi-Family Property MLG Capital is excited to announce the acquisition of a 698 unit apartment complex, Crossroads Apartments, located on a prime corner in Minneapolis, MN. Crossroads Acquisition-Minneapolis, MN- – 698 unit Off Market Transaction- acquired below market value –  Prime location (between Edina and Bloomington) – Awesome visibility on hard corner of […]

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Our Newest Fund Addition!- Presidio Apartments

July 15, 2015

MLG Capital is proud to announce its newest acquisition! Located in the Dallas Market – Presidio Apartments. The property was closed in July 2015. The property is 202 units, located in a dynamic growth area- Dallas, TX. The property will realize increased rents via a renovation program. About the MLG Private Funds: The series of MLG Private […]

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Our Newest Fund Addition!- Albertville Retail Center

December 22, 2014

MLG Capital is proud to announce its newest acquisition in the MLG Private Fund! Located in the Minneapolis Market – Albertville Crossing. MLG Capital partnered with a local real estate company in Minneapolis, MN on this acquisition. The property was closed in December 2014.

The 104,706 square foot center is grocery anchored by the successful regional grocer- Coborn’s. Other nationally and regionally recognized tenants at the property include Papa Murphy’s, Great Clips, and Sprint.

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MLG Capital’s Tim Wallen on the Tax Advantages of Private Real Estate Investments

April 24, 2014

Before I get started, a bit of a bio, first…

I’m Tim Wallen, CEO of MLG Capital, a private equity firm specializing in investing in small- and mid-cap private real estate investments. We find attractive real estate investments for clients, while also structuring our deals in a tax advantageous way. Prior to joining MLG about 25 years ago, I was a CPA and Tax Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers working in the Milwaukee and San Francisco offices.

Over these past twenty-five years, I’ve gained a wealth of experience acquiring and structuring real estate investments. My goal here is to impart some of that knowledge in the hope that you can apply it to making the most of your own investments.

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