Ask Brian: Will Rentals Remain a Good Investment?

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 [email protected] Question. Terry from NE asks: Hello Brian, I’m not new to residential investing. I bought my first rental house in 2012 and

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What you need to know about listing your home on Airbnb

Listing your home on Airbnb can be a lucrative endeavor. After all, the travel industry is massive: millennials alone are expected to spend $1.4 trillion on travel by the end of 2020. Even more: according to data, the current global vacation rental market is predicted to grow by 7.07% every year until 2021. And Airbnb

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Apartment List Releases its National Rent Report

Apartment recently released its Apartment List National Rent Report. The report showed that average rental prices are increasing at a slower rate in numerous cities across the country. Nationally, average rents increased by 3.6% for a one-bedroom property and by 2.6% for a two-bedroom property between December 2014 and December last year. This represents

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Lennar Corp., ready to build homes to rent

Lennar Corp., one of the nation’s largest home builders, is “considering” a move to build homes intended to rent if first-time home buyers continue to be reluctant, said Stuart Miller, the builder’s chief executive, in a quarterly conference call Thursday.

Three Common Oversights When Renting a Home

Finding a new home can be both exciting and stressful. Not only do you have to find a convenient home that suits your needs, you also need to consider a lot of different things all at once when you’re renting. Many people house hunt for a long time, so when they find something that suits them they may be tempted to jump in without caution. This is nearly always a mistake, as there are common things that get overlooked in the process of renting a new home.

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