How Professional Property Management Can Maximize Your Returns



Property management services are a sound investment for anyone who owns property that needs rented out. A professional management company offers a lot of benefits, including the fact that they can oversee all aspects of your rental from advertising and tenant screening to lease renewals, move outs, evictions, and more. If you are looking for […]

Senior housing is becoming more appealing to investors



A new survey of housing investors claims they’re looking to ramp up their investments in the senior housing sector over the next 12 months. The CBRE U.S. Seniors Housing & Care Investor Survey, results of which were published by Real Estate Weekly, found that 62% of real estate investor surveyed plan to buy more elderly […]

10 Costly Mistakes to Avoid with a Turn Key Rental Property



Many perceptive investors know that turn key rentals can bring in a reliable, low risk, and high reward passive income. What you want from a professionally managed turn key rental is strong passive income from reliable tenants who maintain the house and the landscaping. Tenants that stay put even when you raise the rent. Dependable […]

6 Essential Things to Consider Before Investing in Apartments



You may hear about all of the benefits of investing in apartments but is it right for you? While there are a lot of different options for making money that may seem attractive — not all of them are suitable for every investor. Before you take the dive and put your money into apartments, you […]

3 Investments That Lead to Passive Income



We all dream of earning money without spending year after year tied down to jobs we hate. Passive income allows you to do just that. In a nutshell, this type of income is money that comes in on a regular basis with minimal ongoing effort or maintenance on your part. Once you make an initial […]

Five Things that Should be in Your Property Management Agreement



Most commercial real estate owners hire professional property management.  Selecting a property manager is important because a good manager can help an owner maximize the return on its investment.  But it’s important that owners include key provisions in the property management agreement. 1. Manager Compensation Commercial property managers usually charge the owner a fee based […]

Ask Brian: Should an Investor Get an Agent’s License?



Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com. Question. John from Asheville, NC writes: Hi Brian. As an investor for 6 years, I’ve done most if not all of the […]

7 Tips For Buying an Investment Property



Buying a property is always a great way to invest. However, there are several things to keep in mind before buying an investment property. How well you manage the proceedings will go on to determine whether your financial goals will be realized. You don’t have to be wealthy to buy an investment property. Yet it is […]

The stREITwise Platform Brings Real Estate Investment to All



Real estate investment is serious business. You need a solid partner to help you manage your property portfolio and aid in making the hard decisions when it comes to development and investment strategies. Accessibility to quality real estate investment trusts can often be an issue, thanks to over-priced REIT platforms with excessive fee schedules. That’s […]

How Technology Can Help Improve Your Rental Property Business



The business of managing rental properties is often more than a full-time job. Between approving rental applications, addressing tenant requests, and providing maintenance for properties, property managers need to address several responsibilities at a time. If you consider the fact that this is all in addition to marketing new or vacant properties, it becomes clear […]