Billionaire investor Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, spoke during the keynote session of the University of San Diego’s annual real estate conference.

Billionaire investor Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, spoke during the keynote session of the University of San Diego’s annual real estate conference. Photo by Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate

“I’ve always told people that I had a bridge to sell them,” billionaire investor Sam Zell quipped during a recent real estate conference in San Diego...

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