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Investment Overview
$100,000 of $500,000 raised.

ACTIVE

Cash on Cash
(paid monthly- does NOT include Sale proceeds)

7.43% blue-question-mark

All Cash Equity Purchase
Zero Debt blue-question-mark
Estimated
8-year hold
TripleNetZeroDebt.com LLC (“The Sponsor”) is providing the opportunity for Members of 832 LLC, a Wisconsin LLC to invest along with them in this 1,151 square foot, free-standing single-tenant building, 100% occupied by Great Lakes Quick Lube Ltd. doing business as Valvoline Oil Change located in Waukesha, WI. This property has an average household income (2013) within a three mile radius of $66,268 and an average household income of $78,826 within five miles. Daytime population within 3 mile is over 100,000 people. The property sits at the signalized intersection of E. Moreland Blvd. and White Rock Ave. The core objective of this investment is to receive a steady monthly cash flow while the property appreciates over time. Each Investor will be a Member of the LLC that will hold title to this property. Member’s distribution will commence on the first of the month, 91 days following the close of escrow. Distributions will continue monthly thereafter.

Property Description

Address: 832 E. Moreland Blvd. Waukesha, WI
Year Built: 2004
Current Occupancy: 100%
Net Rentable Area: 1,151 square feet
Parking: Ample with room for more

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    Valvoline Instant Oil Change, the Brand

    Valvoline Oil Change is owed by Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH). Ashland serves more than 100 countries worldwide and is a leading marketer, distributor and producer of quality branded automotive and industrial products and services. Fiscal 2013 sales for Ashland Inc. exceeded $7.8 Billion. Valvoline Instant Oil Change has done over 100 Million Oil changes at over 900 locations throughout the US for over 25 years. Valvoline Instant Oil Change operates both franchised and corporate locations.

      The Franchisee

    • Great Lakes Quick Lube Ltd. is a franchisee of Valvoline Instant Oil change with 32 locations. Great Lakes Quick Lube Ltd. has been owning and operating Valvoline Instant Oil Change locations since 2004.

      Great Lakes Quick Lube Ltd. is headed by its Operating Partner Jim Wheat. Mr. Wheat has over 40 years experience in all levels of automotive retail and franchise management with a proven record of turning around troubled companies through brand development and implementing proven business practices. He started his career as part time “Stock Boy” in a Western Auto store and spent the next 18 years with the company holding numerous management positions. Wheat joined Pennzoil Company in 1990 as part of the management team recruited to head up the Jiffy Lube acquisition, initially supervising the Eastern franchise operations. Mr. Wheat worked with the management team and Franchisees to successfully resolve franchise conflicts.

      He was promoted to Sr. VP in 1992, developed a company store division as part of the franchise conflicts resolution and ultimately to Exec. VP, assuming responsibility for all company and franchise operations. He was promoted again. This time he was promoted to President of JLI and Group VP of Pennzoil in 1995. He lead the company to record sales, earnings, store count growth and solid franchisee relations.

      In 1998 Mr. Wheat was recruited by the Penske Corp as President of Penske Auto Centers (formally K-Mart Auto Centers), an acquisition troubled and unprofitable at the time. He retooled the business model and utilized his experience to improve sales and earnings annually until 2002 when the Kmart Corporation filed for bankruptcy, resulting in several hundred PAC locations being closed.

      From 2002-2004 he utilized his experience in retail automotive service business to take on troubled entities in order to determine the viability of the entities for their current management and ownership groups ( including Big-O Tires). This ultimately led him to connect with a private equity group in 2004 to build, manage and run Great Lakes Quick Lube Ltd.

      • Location Information

      • Located at 832 E. Moreland Blvd. this .46 of an acre property sits at a 5 way intersection.
        • Waukesha, Wisconsin Information

        • Waukesha is a suburb of Milwaukee, WI and is the county seat of Waukesha County, Wisconsin. The population was 70,718 at the 2010 census, making it the largest community in the county and seventh largest in the state.
          Waukesha is located near the center of Waukesha County in southeastern Wisconsin, 18 miles west of Milwaukee, and 59 miles East of Madison. The city shares borders with the City of Brookfield, Town of Brookfield, Genesee, New Berlin, City of Pewaukee, Village of Pewaukee, Town of Delafield and the Town of Waukesha. The city has a total area of 25.07 square miles, of which 24.81 square miles is land and 0.26 square miles is water. The city is located on both sides of the Fox River, which starts near Menomonee Falls and flows into the Illinois River.
          • Major Employers

          • GE Healthcare 3,700 employees
            Waukesha Memorial Hospital 2,126 employees
            ProHealth Care 2,115 employees
            Waukesha School District 1,876 employees
            Cooper Power Systems 1,500 employees
            Waukesha County 1,376 employees
            Generac Power Systems 1,025 employees
            Nissen Staffing Continuum 1,000 employees
            Waukesha Engine 800 employees
            Waukesha Health Systems 734 employees
            HUSCO International 550 employees

            • Waukesha Sports Trivia

            • Mercy Medical Center
              One of the most important “firsts” in American sports history occurred in Waukesha on September 5, 1906, when Carrol College (now Carroll University) hosted the football team from St. Louis University. SLU halfback Bradbury Robinson threw the first legal forward pass in football history in that game. The Carroll players and local fans were stunned. The visitors went on to win 22–0.
            • Investment At A Glance

              Investment Strategy Buy and Hold
              Hold Period: 7-10 years
              Total Project Cost : $500,000
              Property Type : Free-Standing Single-Tenant Retail
              Net Rentable Area: 1,151 square feet
              Distributions: 7.02% First Year
              Cash on Cash grows annually by .11%
              7.90% Eighth Year
              Purchase Cap Rate: 8.56%
              Projected Distribution Timing: Monthly
              Estimated Closing Date: May 1, 2015
              *see Financials page

                Investment Details

              • TripleNetZeroDebt.com LLC along with the Members of 832 LLC, a WI LLC, plan to acquire a single-tenant freestanding building located at 832 E. Moreland Blvd. Waukesha, WI (the “Property”) that is 100% occupied by Great Lakes Quick Lube Ltd., a Franchisee of Valvoline Instant Oil Change.
                832 LLC intends to purchase, for all cash with no debt, and hold the Property for its Cash on Cash returns and asset appreciation. 832 LLC Members are being provided the opportunity to become investors in the Property. The Management Company, JDS Real Estate Inc. (Manager) will handle all aspects of the investment including vetting and acquiring the Property, completing the acquisition, day-to-day operations of the Property and ultimately selling the Property.
                This acquisition is intended to be a “Buy and Hold” strategy. The hold period is intended to be 7 to 10 years, however it could be shorter or longer depending on market conditions as well as the desire of the investors. 832 LLC Members have the opportunity to participate as investors in the Property and earn a portion of the cash flow and appreciation. Investors can expect to receive monthly distributions, with the first distribution projected on or before the 91st day following the closing of the Property.
                This Property represents a unique opportunity to invest in a stabilized, 100% occupied, freestanding, single-tenant, net-leased asset. The property has existing in-place cash flow and offers Members a stable monthly cash flow with the potential of asset appreciation through built-in contractual rental increases.

                Investment Highlights

              • Property: This is a 100% occupied, single-tenant, net-leased, free-standing building.
                International Tenant: The Property is 100% occupied by one of the world’s largest automotive oil change business with over 900 locations in the US.
                Built-In Rental Increases: The Lease is a triple-net lease with an annual Rent Increase.

              Risks and Risk Mitigation

              • Macro Retail Risk: The retail asset class can be volatile, especially with the growth of internet-based retailers such as Amazon. This risk is partially mitigated by the fact that this property is 100% occupied by a Single Tenant Free Standing tenant.
              • Tenant Accounts for 100% of Rental Revenues: The single tenant accounts for 100% of the revenues. The success of the property is thus tied to the ongoing lease with the Tenant. If Tenant defaulted on its lease or otherwise stopped paying rent, this would cause all distributions to cease until such time as a new tenant was found. Since the Property is being purchased all cash, there will be no debt to service.
              • Leasing Risk: There is a risk that the leasing team will be unable to lease the space if it becomes vacant from time to time. This Property is currently 100% occupied and has also been historically well occupied despite recent difficult economic conditions.
              *The above is not intended to be a full list or discussion of all the risks of this investment.

              Management

              Jason Schwetz – CEO of JDS Real Estate Inc.

              Jason Schwetz is Founder, CEO and President of JDS Real Estate Inc., a regional commercial real estate company focused on retail real estate throughout the US. He has over 28 years of experience in acquisition, operations, leasing, development and management of retail real estate. Prior to JDS Real Estate Inc., he was head of acquisitions, dispositions and finance for a Southern California syndication firm.

              Mr. Schwetz has managed, leased, and financed over 1 million square feet of retail real estate and has financed over $100,000,000 worth of commercial real estate. As a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers for the past 28 years, Mr. Schwetz holds the highest designation of CRX, Certified Retail Property Executive as well as a CSM, Certified Shopping Center Manager. Additionally he has been a licensed California Real Estate Broker since 1988.

              JDS Real Estate Inc. leverages its extensive relationships with owners, lenders and listing brokers to access retail and single-tenant properties. Over 50% of previous deals and existing deals have been acquired through off-market or limited market processes.

              Jason Schwetz is also the Founder, CEO and President of JDS Restaurant Group Inc. For over 22 years, JDS Restaurant Group Inc. has owned and operated Senor Grandes Fresh Mexican Grill located in Woodland Hills, CA. JDS Restaurant Group, created, built and operated 4 quick-service restaurants. Three of the four restaurants were sold between 1995 and 1997. The Woodland Hills location continues to serve delicious, fresh Mexican food.

              When Jason is not working (which is rare) he is an avid hockey player, fan and coach.

              Past and present track record of Jason Schwetz.

              Note: The financials below assume 1814 LLC invests the full amount of the funds needed to close this transaction.

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              THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ABOVE DISPLAYS ESTIMATED PREDICTIONS OF PERFORMANCE ONLY, AND IS NOT BASED ON ACTUAL PERFORMANCE. ESTIMATED PREDICTIONS DO NOT REPRESENT OR GUARANTEE WHAT THE ACTUAL RESULTS OF ANY TRANSACTION WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE. TRANSACTION ESTIMATES ARE NOT AN INDICATION OR PROMISE OF FUTURE RESULTS.

              NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY TRANSACTION WILL OR IS LIKELY TO RESULTS OR PROFIT SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN. THIS ESTIMATE IS NOT A GUARANTY. ESTIMATES OF PERFORMANCE DOES NOT MAKE OR IMPLY ANY PERFORMANCE REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES.

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              Equity Breakdown: * Member’s Equity – $250,000 – 90.91%
              * Managing Member’s Equity – $25,000 – 9.09%
              Total Equity 100%
              Project Funding: * Equity – $275,000 – 100%

              TOTAL CAPITALIZATION

              Acquisition Price $250,000
              Closing Costs $11,000
              Acquisition Fee $13,000
              Miscellaneous $1,000
              TOTAL USE OF FUNDS $275,000

              Distributions

              Members will earn monthly distributions equal to 7.1% of their equity contributions until 8/31/2017. Commencing 9/1/2017 (assuming the first option is exercised) Members will earn monthly distributions equal to 7.2% of their equity contributions until 8/31/2022.

              All operation expenses of the LLC will be deducted from the LLC first prior to any distributions. Examples of deductions include but are not limited to: filing fees, accounting fees, tax returns, K1s, legal fees, and reserves. Because any and all fees are not known at this time, Members distributions stated above are reasonable estimates.

              Distributions will commence on the 91st day following the closing. The first two months of rental income (estimated to be $3,781.00) will be added to the Properties reserves.

              The above distributions does not include any distributions (if any) that will result from the sale of the Property. Any distributions made as a result of Sale Proceeds (if any) will be in addition to the above cash on cash returns.

              All distributions are at the discretion of TripleNetZeroDebt.com and the Managing Member, who may need to delay distributions for any reason, including but not limited to: maintenance, repairs, replacements or capital reserves. All distributions are contingent upon the tenant paying its rent and CAMs in a timely manner and/or exercising its Option(s).

              Dist Breakdown and Order

              Distribution Breakdown and Order

              Ninety percent of all distributable funds will be first distributed to the Members, then ten percent will be distributed to the Managing Member (or its assignee) until such time as all Members have received their initial capital contribution. After all Members have received their full initial capital contribution, then all future distributions will be distributed sixty-five percent (65%) to the Members and thirty-five percent (35%) to the Managing Member. The Managing Members distributions are in addition to any and all distributions due the Managing Member as an investor Member.

              Dist Breakdown and Order

              Compensation

              Certain fees and compensations will be paid over the life of this transaction. Please also see the Management Agreement which is part of this transaction and may include additional fees.

              Type of Fee
              Amount of Fee
              Acquisition Fee:
              4.75% of purchase price ($13,000)
              Disposition Fee:
              4.75% of sale price (upon Sale of Property)

              This page list some frequently asked questions that pertain to this specific Property. Please feel free to submit your own questions by emailing them to: info@TripleNetZeroDebt.com

              Why don’t you give an IRR or an estimated IRR?

              • In order to establish an IRR (Internal Rate of Return) the asset must be fully completed and sold. IRR takes into account the sale proceeds of an asset. We choose not to do an “estimated IRR” due to the fact that we do not believe we are psychics who possess the ability to predict the future. An “estimated IRR” would require us to pick an unknown point in time in the future as well as predict the sale price of the property. Since property “values” are influenced by many factors such as capital markets, supply and demand, occupancies, cap rates, etc., predicting a “time in the future” and a “future market value” is something we feel could be too misleading. While other investment companies choose to offer an “estimated IRR,” we choose not to try to predict the future. As Niels Bohr, the Danish physicist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1922 would always say, “Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future.”
              • Why not put current low-interest debt on the Property?

                • Our investment properties cater to conservative accredited investors looking to a good rate of return with the lowest amount of risk. We feel that having no debt on the property achieves one of the most important components of “low risk.” Without debt there is no chance of a lender foreclosure. If the tenant was to vacate for any reason, having no debt on the property affords us the luxury of having no debt to service during any cash flow interruptions.
                • Why is the Seller Selling?

                  • This is a common question asked, or at least it’s on the minds of investors and buyers. The answer to this question is simply, it does not matter. What does matter is that a sufficient amount of due diligence has been done on the property. If sufficient due diligence has been done on the property and the financial benefits are acceptable to the buyer/investor, then “why the seller is selling” (absent any fraud) should not matter to the buyer/investor.

                    Owners of properties sell for any number of reasons. Why a Seller is selling is not the question, the question should be “Why is the buyer buying?” If you are satisfied with the due diligence and the financial benefits are acceptable, then the buyer should buy and the investor should invest.