Living and Working in Memphis



For those not familiar with Memphis, it offers the best of two worlds. Memphis is set in the Mississippi Delta. It’s a vibrant metro area that melds with the slow rhythms of the rural South. Adding to the city’s charm and attractiveness are the

Simmering a Short Sale on the Back Burner



Short sales are out of vogue and perhaps that’s exactly where they should be in a market with rapid appreciation and multiple offers on ‘turn key’ homes drawing most of the attention. But investors should always

Helping Sellers Navigate Multiple Offers



The hot spring residential market will soon be upon us. This year, it will almost certainly be hotter than anything in the recent (or distant) past for sellers. Available listings remain low (scarcity), new construction

Memphis Attracts People and Companies to the Midsouth



Memphis is a magnet for people as well as commercial businesses of all types. This means small businesses and Fortune 500 companies alike. The result is a hot real estate market that major U.S. investors and international investors have been active in for years. But there is still room for smaller investors looking to get […]

Medium Multi-Units Are Better for Private Investors



While many real estate professionals with an opinion say that apartment complexes with more than 150 units are the best way to go, it’s not necessarily true. Multifamily complexes are indeed a great investment. However,

Rental Behemoth, Blackstone, Gets Bigger and Bigger – With Big Help



In the past couple of weeks, single family home institutional owner Blackstone, has accomplished two major coups that are almost certain to set the tone for the single family home rental market for the foreseeable future

Memphis Winter Enjoyment



Memphis, a city with more sunny days per year than Miami still has its share of cold weather. Whether the sun is out or it’s a brisk day, there are always places to be highly entertained in Memphis

Hard Money Lenders and Real Estate Values



The real estate creative investing world continues expanding but hard money lenders have been around for a long time and continue to be viable today. When traditional loans aren’t available and/or long term privates loans and crowd funding

Morningstar Credit Ratings Publishes Single-Family Rental Research



Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. and is registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as a nationally recognized statistical rating organization. Its January 2017 Single-Family Rental Research

Reasons to Invest in Memphis Real Estate



Inexpensive houses for sale is not the only reason to invest in Memphis real estate. There are some metro areas across the country where you can purchase houses for less.