Brad Thomas writes weekly for Forbes.com and Seeking Alpha providing “real time” REIT research on many publicly-listed REITs and commentary on real estate investment and industry participants. In addition, Thomas is the editor of Forbes Real Estate Investor, a monthly subscription-based newsletter. Thomas has also been featured in Forbes Magazine, Kiplinger’s, US News & World Report, Money, NPR, Institutional Investor, GlobeStreet, and Fox Business. He is ranked as the #1 analyst on Seeking Alpha and he is the author of two books. Thomas received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business/Economics from Presbyterian College where he played basketball. Brad’s current efforts include analysis and consultation regarding real estate focused Opportunity Zone investments and Qualified Opportunity Funds.