How does a land owner, real estate professional, entrepreneur or developer build and own a hotel, retail center, apartment complex or office building? How does someone convert an idea or vision into a successful real estate development? This book explores not only the how but the, who, what, where and why principles of developing commercial real estate. It guides the reader through a simple step by step process. It leads the developer to ask and answer all the important questions needed to be asked and answered to purchase the land and get a new CRE development project financed, built, leased, managed and open for business.