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How boredom in a banking job turned into a thriving career in real estate development, from a CEO who developed over 2,000 units over the past decade

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Brett Kaufman has been redefining community living through art and innovation for over a decade.
Currently the founder and CEO of Ohio-based Kaufman Development , Kaufman's story begins as a banker, first as an analyst then as a mezzanine lending team member.
"I hated it. I was not a good banker," he told Business Insider. "I thought for the early part of my career that this is just what people did, they worked."
His interest in real estate was piqued when he began banking for a developer in Texas, a job where he learned some of the economics of developing real...
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