The term “passive income” can be a bit of a misnomer. The reality is that no venture is truly passive. There must be some initial infusion of time, energy, or money. In fact, to choose a good investment, it takes time just to...
The capitalization rate is the most commonly used baseline for comparing investment properties. It is comparable to the estimated effective rate of return on a typical security investment. For example, a $200,000 all-cash property with a cap rate of...
“Recognize your strength, leverage your natural abilities and believe in yourself. You have everything in you that it takes to be successful as a real estate investor”. There are many different women who are killing the game right now. Kristina...
Gathering the best property investment tips is one of the crucial first steps in the real estate investing journey. Consulting with experts who have knowledge and experience can be immensely beneficial early on in the process. The first place that...
So, you have begun the deep dive into real estate investment and cannot believe the different types of sales and strategies that exist when it comes to buying and selling properties. What are they talking about when they refer to...
If you're interested in real estate investing, the big question is how to find the money to get started and keep growing. One way is to identify investment opportunities that don’t require startup cash, like wholesaling and lease-to-buy options....
Retirement communities offer specific amenities that cater to the over 55 crowd. Investing in a home in one of these communities has its pros and cons. While you are able to target a very niche group of people, you may...
Who doesn’t need an additional income stream? The days of doing just one thing appear to be long over. Now the challenge is figuring out how to make extra money. For sure, the thought of collecting monthly rental cash from...
Once you’ve discovered your diamond in the rough and are ready to turn it into a real head-turner, it can be hard to figure out exactly what renovations to focus on. Inexperienced flippers in particular may think about turning...
A lot of people send me emails and direct messages asking locations in the US that are especially good for real estate investing. Each time it happens, I try to do my best to help people sort through the...
The Collective Lending Group explains why a two-bedroom house could be better than a three-bedroom house and vice versa. Does a three-bedroom house sell faster than a two-bedroom? A real estate agent will likely tell you that it does. While...
Loan pre-approval, contrary to popular belief, is not for the agent's benefit. Loan pre-approval is to prove a buyer's credibility to the seller. Real estate experts tell first-time home buyers that it's critical to apply for a loan before...