Caruso learned the hard way over the years. It’s not just about the quality of the project or even community need that determines your ability to get approvals, it’s about the politics. There will be opposition but you need to be ready for it and be able to overcome it. Rick Caruso’s people do their homework and they know the local political landscape. They understand how to properly position a project, build in concessions that give officials a win and demonstrate key support when they need it. They are consistently among the best in the business.