Apartment Development University


Apartment Developer University - Fall 2020

8 live workshops to help your team master multifamily development

October 13th - November 5th

11 A.M. EST

Stream 8 Live Workshops

Grow Your Network

Predict Your Success

The apartment industry is primed for rapid growth, but many developers struggle to succeed because...

They are going it alone as they pivot their teams skills to embrace a new asset class

They don’t have a proven and repeatable framework to guide them

They follow their architect’s vision instead of market demand

They aren’t familiar with the formulas that predict profitability

They don’t understand the capital stack necessary for financing apartments

They aren’t actively working on an inter-generational legacy plan

Have questions? Give us a call 905.331.5700 ext 221

“I will share what you need to know to develop real estate in an asset class that generates sustainable inter-generational wealth instead of simply a business income”.

Become a successful apartment developer

Design, build, finance, lease-up and sell apartments for extraordinary profit margins

Optimize your strategy from the ground up

We’ll take you through the development process step by step

Network with other real estate professionals

Hear from some of the nation’s most successful apartment developers and architects

Have questions? Give us a call 905.331.5700 ext 221

Build a legacy

While other types of real estate face uncertainty, apartment developers are preparing for the coming boom. We’re going to teach you how to pivot your business into an apartment enterprise.

What's inside the course?

8 training keynotes from Derek Lobo, Sally Turner, and special guests.

Virtual networking sessions throughout the workshops.

On-demand video access of each session for 7 days.

Have questions? Give us a call 905.331.5700 ext 221

What is my investment?

It’s not hard to imagine how much money you would lose if you launched an apartment project solely on intuition and an architectural dream.

One design flaw can easily be multiplied by 200 units. If the design flaw forces you to reduce your rents by just $100/month, you loose $20,000/month in revenue. That’s a 4.8 Million dollar loss in property value (calculated at %5 cap rate).

The framework we teach will not only help you avoid costly mistakes, but it will also teach you what’s needed to maximize your property value. We’re going to show you what it takes to become a programmatic apartment builder who is predictably profitable.

Contact us for group rates 905.331.5700 ext 221

What makes Apartment Developer University so special?

This isn’t just another online training course. This is a truly unique opportunity in the market to learn from real estate experts from around the world. The apartment development framework you will learn in this course is timeless. During your workshops, you’ll be able to network with development experts and industry colleagues to share contacts and experience.

Keynote Speakers

Learn from the industry's best at Apartment Developer University

While other asset classes are facing an uncertain future, apartment developers are preparing for the coming boom. Don't miss this chance to learn how to pivot your business to the apartment sector. If your team is already in this asset class, then this series of seminars will align them and help them become predictably profitable. Register for Apartment Developer University today.


SVN Rock Advisors

Sally Turner

SVN Rock Advisors

Noor Khan

SVN Rock Advisors

Gabriel Silverstein

SVN Angelic

Reid Bennett

Chicago Commercial

Ashley Bloom

SouthLand Commercial

Chris Van Popta

Fineline Perspectives

Dustin Watson

inPLACE Design

Mansoor Kazerouni

IBI Group

Mark Kay

CFO Capital

Peter Mills

Wyse Meter Solutions Inc.

Walter Hughes

Humphreys and Partners

Darryl McCullough CCIM SEC

Royal LePage Lakes of Muskoka

Steve Fithian

Trinity Advisors

SVN Rock Advisors Client Ratings

"The only course I've found that gives you everything you need to develop apartments from the ground up." "This course was an amazing opportunity to network with other industry professionals." "Our team learned so much about apartment development in just 8 sessions with Derek Lobo and his team of experts."

Engaging Content


Expert Insights

Become the apartment developer of the future

Educating yourself and your team is the simplest and most cost-effective solution to increasing your profits!

1. Register for the workshop

2. Watch from your Home/office

3. Be the Apartment Developer of the Future

Join the nation’s top multifamily developers


"Great consulting and brokerage services."

Al Libfield - Tribute Communities

"Above and beyond the typical broker-client partnership."

Francis Lépine - Lépine Apartments

"Extremely bright, helpful, and very quick."

Peter Hyde - Hyde Construction Ltd.

"Very beneficial course for apartment builders."

Chloe Brownlee - BLD Homes

"I now have a better understanding of how to develop a multi-unit building."

Van Sheppard - SkyAlyne Canada

Your Guide - Derek Lobo

North America's Multifamily Real Estate Expert

Derek is a trusted ‘thought leader’ in the multifamily apartment & student housing industries. He and his team specialize in multifamily development strategy, asset management, apartment leasing, and multifamily brokerage. Derek has helped hundreds of developers across North America maximize the performance of their real estate. His brokerage team has facilitated 25% of the most valuable multifamily real estate deals in Canada, including the largest apartment transaction deal in Canadian history at $250M.

Derek is the author of the book, “The Future Apartment Developer,” and is renowned for his interactive live online workshops: Apartment Developer University and Apartment Leasing University.