Being Your Own General Contractor Makes Sense for Rehabs



If you’re in the rehab business, there are many reasons that you should work as your own general contractor. Some investors believe that hiring a general contractor makes more sense because you agree to one project price quote and than let the general contractor oversee the subcontractors. However, until you are highly experienced and are […]

Crye-Leike Realtors Offers Array Of Services In Memphis



Memphis real estate has a lot to offer you whether you are selling, buying, or looking to invest in real estate. With 115 conveniently located offices and over 3,000+ licensed professionals, Crye-Leike provides easy access to agents and other real estate professionals. The full network provides quick easy access to any listed property and generates […]

New Entry Level Housing is Limited



One of the weak points in the residential market recovery is the building of entry level homes. Historically, entry level housing has been built on speculation. Speculation is building new homes without first having a purchase contract in place. Inexperienced, first time buyers seldom think to nor can afford to have a house built on […]

Baby Boomers Continue Changing the Housing Market



Real estate analysts heavily rely on employment numbers to forecast housing demand. While that’s a good start, it’s only one of multiple statistics that should be considered. Alone, it seriously under estimates the true housing demand. Conventional analysis is that millions of people have left the job market because they have been unable to find […]

Get Connected with Real Estate Partnerships



As an investor, there are many ways to partner with others to maximize profits. The key elements of any real estate investment are the seller, the buyer, the property, the source of funds, and if you are flipping, the end buyer. As the buyer (investor), your role is pulling all of these resources together into […]

Technology for Commercial Parking Garages



Some low cost, low maintenance, and low management commercial properties can be highly profitable. One of these is storage units. Another is parking garages. Your might not think there is much technology that can be brought to the parking sector but it turns out there is quite a bit that can. Some parking garage technology […]

Memphis’ Overton Square is on the Comeback



Loeb Properties has been the critical player in revitalizing the Overton Square section of Memphis. Most recently, the focus has been on the Highland Strip. Loeb Properties owns the buildings from 569 S. Highland St. to 535 S. Highland Street with the exception of a vacant lot at 559 S. The plans are to transform […]

Sustainable Residential Real Estate in 2016



The year 2016 is almost certain to be the year of normalcy in residential real estate. Real estate focused businesses such as Corelogic, Zillow, Redfin, and National Association of Realtors, have slightly varying numbers but numbers and opinions that are not far apart. All agree that there will be a limited increase in the sale […]

Real Estate Sales in 2016 Will Change



If you are planning to sell a home in 2016, you should be aware of some changes occurring in a market that fluctuates frequently. The housing market has changed dramatically over the past 10 or 11 years. What has historically been a stable and dependable market now sways with the economic times and the economics […]

Memphis Real Estate is on the Radar



A Wall Street Journal article rated Memphis as the number one city for investors buying and holding single-family homes. The study was based on data from the foreclosure tracking firm RealtyTrac. The rating is based on the annual rate of return investors are realizing by renting out a typical three-bedroom house. The average three bedroom […]