Investing in property can lead to big money, but whether you’re thinking of investing in a house to sell it on or to make a passive income by renting it out to tenants, it’s important to make sure that you choose the right property.
Through the first three quarters of 2016, transactions in the single tenant medical sector were up approximately 8% when compared to the first three quarters of 2015.
Cap rates for single tenant CVS, Rite Aid and Walgreens properties all increased significantly in the third quarter of 2016
Of course, you’re going to want to seek the advice of a real estate tax expert but here is a primer on tax benefits that entice investors to make the decision that the real estate market has substantial advantages over other investment options.
Flipping houses has been a mainstay of the real estate investment market for decades. Speculative house flipping hit its highest point in 2005 – 2007, shortly before the national real estate market crashed along with the overall economy. Today, the house flipping market has hit its highest point since that devastating economic downturn. It’s worthwhile to reflect on the possibility this is a red flag for another economic slump to come.
An increasing number of people in well-paid jobs are unable to buy homes close to work. This is a particular problem for those located on the US coasts where property is amongst the priciest in the country. Now, according to a Reuters article, increasing numbers of people in this situation are targeting markets outside these […]
Rural real estate investing can be tricky. Rural counties often have a diverse mix of real estate. Some in larger towns, some in smaller towns and villages but much of it out in the country away from municipality’s denser populations.
Now that the foreclosure and bank owned market has mostly run its cycle, investors are again looking for values in the retail market. Possibly the best place to look is at the abandon house market.
Almost every real estate investor has access to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in one fashion or another. Some investors work closely with a couple of real estate agents that feed the investor information from the MLS on a regular basis.