HOA Fees, Credit Ratings, and More



Too many people fail to pay attention to the impact HOA fees have on homeownership. HOAs are serious about collecting the fees owed to them. When fees are unpaid,

The MLS is Not Dead (Or Even Sick)



The internet has redefined sales of almost everything in our lives. If you want to buy and sell stocks on Wall Street, it’s super easy to open a discount trading account that you fully control.

The Answer to Successful Investing Is Not Always Speed



The summer of 2018 residential sales market is shaping up to be among the hottest in memorable history. Retail buyers are certainly scrambling to make offers within days

A Sample Rehab Timeline



The goal with every rehab is completing it as quickly as possible while keeping it on budget without compromising quality. Each project is different depending on the scope and magnitude of the project but with each project,

If you List It, They Might Not Come…



Today’s residential market may be the hottest since 2007 when all you needed to do was fog a mirror to qualify to buy a house. But that doesn’t mean sellers can skimp or take shortcuts with critical steps in the sales process and still expect top dollar for a fast sale.

Tips for Investing in Real Estate Today



There is no one size fits all real estate investing strategy. Still, today’s market favors some strategies more than others. Your best approach is first understanding what is currently in

Apartment Rentals are Evolving to High Levels



A recent analysis report issued by Morningstar Credit Ratings sheds insights about developments and trends in the multi-family (mostly apartments) segment of residential housing. The highlighted information focuses on

Underwater Homes, Low Ownership Rates, and Low Inventory



The term “underwater homes” is used to describe homeowners who owe at least 25% or more on their mortgage than their home’s current market value.

Interest Rates and Real Estate Investing



A recession is coming. But not quite yet. Certainly, we’ll see another recession but for now, the Federal Reserve continues trying to keep the U.S. economy balanced with moderate inflation and moderated economic growth.

How to Invest with Sandwich Lease Options



Sandwich lease options always have a place in the investors’ toolbox. Today’s market is heavily influenced with two of the three elements that make this a very powerful strategy. The three important elements are a seller needing a creative solution,

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