Your secret to real estate investing success is having a well thought out business plan. For many investors, it’s about creating a passive and massive income stream. It’s about taking control of your financial future. You may not become fully independently wealthy but you can have a secure retirement with multiple checks coming in every […]
According to Auction.com, a real estate auction company, house flipping slightly outpaced rentals as the preferred investment strategy over the past year. However, in a sellers’ market, it’s difficult finding investment priced houses whether you are flipping or renting. Direct Mailing as New Strategy Investors are shying away from the MLS as a source of […]
There are a lot of bargain properties that serious investors are aware of and pursue. These include foreclosures, REO, short sales, divorces, and other distressed properties. An often overlooked source of distressed properties are estate sales and probate properties. When a loved one dies, someone in the family is typically assigned as the executor of […]
According to a recent Harvard University study, the number of American households that are choosing to rent has continued to increase. In 2004 the percentage of American households that preferred renting to home ownership was 31 percent. By 2012 the percentage had risen to 35 percent, and in 2013 the total number reached 43 million […]
I’ve previously written about how to estimate the rehab costs of a house. But there are other costs beyond the repairs and upgrades. You need to account for the permits for each phase of the project. You’ll need permits to install a new furnace or electrical panel or roof. These can add up so be […]
Online real estate investment platform RealtyMogul.com has announced it has surpassed $150 million of investments in real estate transactions through its proprietary capital markets platform from accredited and institutional investors.
With the booming international free market we live in, there are many different ways you can invest your money for a good return on investment (ROI). Real estate in the Philippines is a particularly lucrative niche to target.
Coastal cities have been attracting out of state real estate investors for many years because these cities performed better during the recession compared to inland cities. The result is that today, coastal properties have skyrocketed in cost due to the huge influx of investors and are no longer ripe for the picking. Whether you are […]
Even as things change, two reliable ways of making money in residential real estate remain. Flipping houses and renting houses. You need to know how to do both and which one is best for today’s marketplace. But there is a flipping strategy that very few investors consider that works best. While foreclosures are greatly reduced, […]