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The Best Real Estate Markets For Rentals To Invest In Right Now

The Best Real Estate Markets To Invest In For Rental Properties

Reading Time: 4 minutes The US real estate market is red hot right now and anyone with the funds or access to credit should seriously consider getting in on the action. Investing in rental real estate is one of the most fundamental ways to build wealth and with interest rates at historic lows and

The Ultimate Apartment Rehab Checklist

The Ultimate Apartment Rehab Checklist

Reading Time: 6 minutes In a recent guide, we covered the ultimate house rehab checklist, but the idea of rehabbing an apartment is slightly different and carries some caveats the investor needs to be aware of. It’s not as simple as going ham with all of the upgrades you want, and there may even

The Top 5 Ways To Find The Owner Of A House

The Top 5 Ways To Find The Owner Of A House

Reading Time: 4 minutes Sometimes finding the owner of a house is a lot more complicated than talking to them at their Open House or when you visit the home that’s listed for sale. If you stumble across an abandoned home or you notice a home is getting neglected and you wonder if it’s

How To Find Investors For Wholesale Houses

How To Find Investors For Wholesale Houses

Reading Time: 4 minutes To be a successful real estate wholesaler, you need two driving factors – you must know how to find great deals and how to get sell the properties fast. In other words, you need to be a deal seeker, so you snag properties at great prices. At the same time,

How To Analyze A Neighborhood Price

How To Analyze A Neighborhood Price

Reading Time: 4 minutes When you invest in real estate, you invest in more than the property itself – you invest in the neighborhood too. That’s why it’s important to analyze a neighborhood’s price. If you overlook it, you may find a good egg in a bad area which means you won’t have the

DealMachine Review With Pricing & Alternatives

DealMachine Review With Pricing & Alternatives

Reading Time: 5 minutes In this series, we’ll be taking a closer look at some of the top software tools available to real estate investors today and how they compare to FlipScout, the free DealMachine alternative. The next tool we’ll be covering for real estate investors and wholesalers is DealMachine. The goal of the

Best Cities To Buy Rental Property In 2021

Best Cities To Buy Rental Property In 2021

Reading Time: 6 minutes Despite economic challenges faced in the past year, rental real estate is still a highly sought-after asset class for investors. The option to earn a steady monthly income from tenants while offsetting expenses is a highly-appealing feature of owning rental real estate. The question is more about where to buy

Up and coming neighborhoods NYC

Up And Coming Neighborhoods In NYC: 2020 Buying Guide

Reading Time: 7 minutes New York City real estate is not typically the first option that jumps to mind when investors are looking for properties to buy. While the Big Apple is known for high demand, real estate here has been historically overpriced and unlikely to be budget-friendly. The secret to investing in NYC

How To Buy Multiple Rental Properties

How To Buy Multiple Rental Properties

Reading Time: 7 minutes Quick Summary Buying multiple rental properties is a common strategy used by investors to expand their real estate portfolio and build wealth. The process of going from owning a single rental home to owning and managing multiple properties at the same time can be daunting, but there is good news

How To Calculate Gross Rent Multiplier

How To Calculate Gross Rent Multiplier

Reading Time: 3 minutes Quick Summary Gross Rent Multiplier = Property Cost/Gross Annual Rent Why Should You Use The Gross Rent Multiplier? The Gross Rent Multiplier (GRM) helps you determine if an investment property is a good purchase. There are other factors investors should consider too, but using the GRM stops you from investing