7 Crucial Things to Include in the Residential Lease When Renting Out a Property

New landlords can often become overwhelmed with the list of tasks they need to complete and laws they must research before preparing their property for tenancy. One of the often-overlooked renting essentials is the contract or rental lease. While landlords will have a document that a tenant must sign before moving in, some terms are

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How to Close a Sandwich Lease Option

For investors, the sandwich lease option remains a great way to control a property for a profit with very little money of your own money in the deal but it can be a little difficult to close the transaction.

Lease Option Purchase a Multifamily Property

An overlooked investment strategy is seeking out lease option purchase agreements for multifamily properties. This can be a very good way to grow your investment portfolio for a small cash investment. Why a Landlord Wants to Lease Option a Multifamily Property These are small three to four unit properties that are still considered residential properties

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Lease Options – Low Cost / Low Risk Investing

For beginners and experienced investors alike, lease option investing is one of the lowest cost and lowest risk ways of investing. There are several versions of lease option investing. Here I deal with what is known as the sandwich lease option.

Are We Entering A New Era Of Creative Financing?

Those of you old enough to remember the high interest rates of the late 1970’s, which lasted throughout the 1980’s, may recall that quite a few real estate gurus made their name during this period with books on creative financing strategies for buying real estate.

Financing Your Next Home Purchase Without Credit or Qualifying – Part 3

Read part three of our multi-series exploring new and creative ideas for financing your home purchase, that could get you out of a spot even if you’ve recently been through a foreclosure or short sale.

Five Ways to Get Ahead in Real Estate Investing

There are many methods for acquiring wealth in the world today. One of the most easily accessible ways, even for the new investor, is real estate investing. Many people have made millions of dollars by investing in the real estate market in one form or another.

Leasing Commercial: The Growing Trend

The last three or four years have witnessed unprecidented foreclosures, homeowners underwater, a need for rental properties that may well be the next real estate bubble. Residential properties seem on the upswing, that’s for sure. But what about the commercial end of the market? A home is one thing, businesses needing growing space, that’s quite another.

Lease Options to the Rescue

When sellers give up hope of ever getting their money out of a property, getting them to list a property can be almost impossible. The same is true for marginal buyers who cannot pass stringent credit or down payment stipulations. A lease option agreement is one possible way for the two ends to meet. Putting buyer and seller into a lease option is another task a qualified Realtor can excel at.

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