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Should You Create An LLC For Rental Property? Pros And Cons

Should You Create An LLC For Rental Property? Pros And Cons

Many budding landlords find themselves believing that a rental property is less risky than owning other types of real estate. As a more long-term option, with consistent income, surely there is very little in the way of risk that can come from other real estate investments. This is a mistake

What Happens if you Default on a Hard Money Loan?

What Happens if you Default on a Hard Money Loan?

Sometimes investors have a hard time securing traditional financing. Banks don’t like taking chances on risky loans and when you don’t live in the property, they consider it to be a risk. Add to that a property in ‘fixer-upper’ condition or in a high-risk area and you’ll have a hard

How To Calculate Home Appreciation

How To Calculate Home Appreciation

Understanding how to calculate home appreciation is a required skill for any real estate investor. Fortunately, there is a straightforward formula that you can use to work out the future value of your house. Side note – If you just want to quickly calculate the value of your home, check

Reasons Houses Don't Sell And How To Fix Them

Reasons Houses Don’t Sell And How To Fix Them

Sometimes it happens that you put a house up for sale and despite your best efforts it just won’t sell. You may have acquired it for a good price and renovated the whole thing, but that doesn’t mean that it will sell quickly once it hits the market. Even the

Can You Renovate A House For 50k?

Can You Renovate A House For 50k?

Many property buyers, including homeowners and fix and flip investors, go into an acquisition with the goal of doing some kind of renovations to the home. The chances are good you’ve walked into a property before and instantly gotten ideas about what you would change to improve it, from adding

Can I Put My Primary Residence In An LLC?

Can I Put My Primary Residence In An LLC?

You’ve done it; you’ve taken all the necessary steps and purchased a home that you are planning to move into. At this stage of the process, you may think that your work is done, but the reality is that it is just beginning. With the deed to the property in

Rental Property Expenses List

Rental Property Expenses List: What Landlords Can Expect

Before you invest in rental property, make sure you understand the full expenses that come with it. Many investors just look at the profits – the difference between the price they can buy and sell the home for. What about the ‘in-between’? If you keep the property and rent it

What Is The Best State To Flip Houses In 2020?

What Is The Best State To Flip Houses In 2020?

House flipping might be a riskier real estate investment than others, but the potential to earn a great profit outweighs the risk. Flipping comes with many benefits for the investor, and the level of profitability is dictated not only by the project itself but by the location too. When it

Types Of Rental Property: Investing Options You Should Consider

Types Of Rental Property: Investing Options You Should Consider

Rental properties are great real estate investments due to their ability to offer low risk and high reward in terms of income.  For the most part, any property can be converted into a rental property. New investors who are considering becoming a landlord, know that they want to invest and

How to Get a House Flipping Mentor

How to Get a House Flipping Mentor

Popularized and somewhat fantasized by TV shows like “Flip This House,” “Hidden Potential,” and “Flipping Vegas,” house flipping is a lucrative real estate investing strategy where investors acquire properties (typically at low prices). Instead of purchasing it to live in, investors hold the property for a short time before putting