ken van liew

About Ken

Kenneth J. Van Liew, P.E., is a world-renowned authority on Real Estate investment and development and has completed more than $1.35 billion in development in New York City.

He is also an author, educator, and professional engineer with advanced degrees from New York University and New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Kenneth J. Van Liew, P.E., is a world-renowned authority on Real Estate investment and development and has completed more than $1.35 billion in development in New York City.

He is also an author, educator, and a professional engineer with advanced degrees from New York University and New Jersey Institute of Technology.nt. 

Author, educator, engineer, and one of Manhattan’s most successful Real Estate experts, Ken Van Liew has garnered international praise for his work in various facets of the building trade.  Starting his real estate career a quarter-century ago, flipping and renovating homes, Ken has gone on to oversee the investment, finance, and development phases of numerous large-scale projects, and has a proven track record of successfully handling every aspect of numerous residential, commercial and retail projects.

Over the years, Ken has managed the syndication and development of numerous high-profile real estate developments totaling more than $1.35 billion dollars in capital investment.  Ken is a #1 International Bestselling Author of Modern Wealth Building Formula, How to Master Real Estate Investing, and has shared his skyscraper and business experience worldwide.  As an educator, he has shared his wisdom with students of his Global Real Estate Investment Academy.

As a Professional Engineer, Ken holds a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and in Real Estate Development from New York University.  In addition, he has lectured at the Real Estate Institute, New York University and College of Engineering, Rutgers University.

A lifelong student of personal development, Ken is a Senior Leader in Tony Robbins’ Robbins Research International and an Introduction Leader in the educational organization Landmark Worldwide.

A man of enormous gratitude, Ken is most grateful for family, faith and relationships. Married for 34 wonderful years to his lovely wife Terry, they are the proud parents of three talented and successful children – Alyse, Courtney, and Michael.  Reflecting his belief that “Giving is Receiving,” Ken invites you to enjoy this website, intended as his way of expressing his thanks to all those who so generously mentored him along the road to success.

As the well-known Buddhist proverb states, “When the student is ready, the teacher shall appear.”  With that in mind, Ken suggests that this may be your time – the day to begin learning his cutting-edge techniques and strategies for creating wealth through real estate investing.