The management of real estate is a gratifying and challenging venture. For renters not accountable for major repairs, this responsibility lies solely on the investor.
Investors contemplating investing in real estate will need to decide if an improving US economy outweighs any potential temporary negative effects of a hike in interest rates. While the Federal Reserve was almost certain to raise interest rates this summer, the Greek debt crisis and the melt down of the Chinese stock market brought the […]
Investor’s and homeowners again favor real estate as a preferred investment. A recent Bankrate.com survey shows that 27 percent of Americans now favor real estate as their investment of choice. The second investment choice was cash at 23 percent, followed by stocks and bonds at 22 percent. The balance was “other”. It’s the first time […]
Options for investors to fund real estate investments continues growing. Crowdfunding is becoming one of the most popular. Some investors have gone with real estate investment trusts (REITs). And while you can select REITs that specialize in particular types of real estate, there are fund managers that decide on specific properties to invest in. When […]
Memphis remains a hidden treasure when it comes to investing in real estate – both commercial and residential. Memphis is well known as the main distribution center not only for the southeast but as a world caliber distribution and transportation hub. This is due to the city’s unique geographical location that includes the second largest […]