Adaptive Reuse of Vacant Commercial Buildings:  Black Diamond Real Estate Investors, Worcester

Have you ever passed by a vacant building and wondered what you could do with it? Are you curious about developing larger, more complex projects? Do you like the character of that old mill or vacant office building, but don’t know how it could be transformed?

For over 25 years, Barry Ganek,  has been working with corporate, private institutions and developers, to solve the challenges of new construction projects, renovations, and adaptive reuse. Barry is an accomplished architect, who takes tremendous pride in the ability to combine project requirements with creative imagination. Some of Bary’s recent awards include: 2019 People’s Preservation Choice Award and 2018 IDA 12th Annual International Design Award in Architecture/Renovation.

Speaking with him, Daniel Stroe is a local Worcester investor and real estate broker, who has founded various development and property management companies. Daniel has been involved in redevelopment and rehabilitation of historic and non-historic structures (medical, mills, schools, office buildings), has redeveloped over 75 single family homes in Central and Eastern Massachusetts, and has redeveloped and managed 100+ units in various income-producing multi-family properties.

Join us on June 18th, when architect Barry Ganek and investor Daniel Stroe will speak about: “Adaptive reuse of vacant commercial buildings”.

You will hear:

  • How to determine the best use and when being creative pays off
  • Zoning issues: where the gold is
  • Code issues, mistakes and opportunities

Who: All are welcome

What: we have the best real estate investing networking in Massachusetts, and the highest percentage of seasoned investors. No sales pitches, no selling speakers, no multi-level marketing, no memberships. $10 per person at the door, cash, PayPal or credit card

Where: 11 Leo Turo Way Worcester, Massachusetts 01604

When: Tuesday June 18th, 6 PM Networking, 6:30 PM Program starts


Stone Age to the Technology Era: Transforming your Buy and Hold Business – Black Diamond Real Estate Investors, Burlington


Gone are the days of the pencil and paper business. Technology is taking over, and you need to know how to use it. If you have ever thought you are not technologically inept, if you have ever wondered if there is a better way to run your business, or if you are just looking to see what cool technology is out there, come join us this July 16th.

Panel formatted, we are gathering multiple investors with varying experiences in business technology to give you a diverse perspective on what tools are available to your business today. Many investors have yet to embrace technology, but you know the old saying time is money, and these technologies can save you both.

We will discuss:

  • Online rental screening and Marketing
  • Securing your assets with Security monitoring tools
  • Saving money with smart technology
  • The best ways to keep track of your contractors, tenants and prospects
  • Easy and Secure ways to pay bills for your business.
  • Time blocking software
  • How to integrate everything together for an all in one business
  • The list goes on!

Who:  All are welcome

What:  we have the best real estate investing networking in Massachusetts, and the highest percentage of seasoned investors.  No sales pitches, no selling speakers, no multi-level marketing, no memberships.  $10 per person at the door, cash, paypal or credit card

Where:  Burlington Marriott, One Burlington Mall Rd, Burlington MA

When:  Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 Networking starts at 6PM, program starts at 6:30PM