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Best Business Entity For Real Estate Investment

Reading Time: 7 minutes Quick Summary: Choosing a business entity is key to protecting your personal and business assets Different entities will have different tax pros and cons for real estate Table of Contents If you’re a part-time real estate investor looking to make your investments a full-time business, it’ll be important to consider

Ultimate Guide To BRRRR Investing

The Ultimate Guide To The BRRRR Method

Reading Time: 7 minutes Quick Summary BRRRR stands for Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat. It is a popular real estate investing acronym, best displayed in bullet point form: Step 1: BuyStep 2: RehabStep 3: RentStep 4: RefinanceStep 5: Repeat BRRRR investing is similar to house flipping because the key objective is to find a

What Is A Good Gross Rent Multiplier?

What Is A Good Gross Rent Multiplier?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Shopping for an investment property is exciting and overwhelming at the same time. In a buyer’s market, you have a lot of choices. Besides the home’s layout and style, you should look at the financial factors to determine if it will ultimately be a good investment. One of the most

How Hard Is It To Get Your Real Estate License?

How Hard Is It To Get Your Real Estate License?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Getting your real estate license is a great way to grow your real estate career. Whether you want to invest in homes yourself or you want to help others grow their real estate portfolio, having your real estate license helps increase your income and real estate capabilities. Just how hard is it

Exploring The Hottest Real Estate Markets Of 2020

Exploring The Hottest Real Estate Markets Of 2020

Reading Time: 7 minutes Real estate investors are always looking for a way to one-up the competition, and that includes finding the hottest real estate markets of the year and capitalizing on them. There are a variety of ways real estate investors characterize ‘fast-growing’ property markets, and everyone has their own opinion as to

How do I avoid capital gains tax when selling a house?

How Do I Avoid Capital Gains Tax When Selling A House?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Investing in real estate is profitable for thousands of investors, but it also hits many in the gut when tax time comes around. Capital gains mean increased income, higher tax liabilities, and more frustration on the part of real estate investors. Suddenly the profits you thought you made get swallowed

Should You Cash Out Refinance To Buy A Second Home?

Should You Cash Out Refinance To Buy A Second Home?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Purchasing an investment property is a dream for many, but not always one that is easily financially possible. However, if you already have a home you could cash out some of your equity even if you’re still paying off your home loan. With rates being so low right now, it

Housing Market Crash

History Of Housing Market Crashes And What They Mean For The Future

Reading Time: 8 minutes The past few months have been a time of concern for many investors around the country and the globe. With a confirmed over 5 million cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in the US alone, markets have softened as a response to nationwide shutdown orders, travel limits, and other serious measures taken

Can An LLC Have A Mortgage? Guide For Real Estate Investors

Can An LLC Have A Mortgage? Guide For Real Estate Investors

Reading Time: 7 minutes When launching your own business, no matter the industry, it’s important for the business owner to consider how they can protect their business. This is also true of real estate businesses, and if you’re planning on a legal structure for your property investments, having a separate entity could be beneficial

How To Find The Owners Of A Property NS

How To Find The Owners Of A Property

Reading Time: 7 minutes Ever driven past a property and wondered if it was for sale? How would you even contact the owners if you were interested in their home? Investors often wonder how to determine who a property owner is when they are looking for good real estate deals. Since the real estate