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how to find multi-family properties

How To Find Multi-Family Properties

Reading Time: 6 minutes A brief summary New real estate investors are often drawn to multi-family property investments. These can be exciting and rewarding, but it’s important to know how it all works first. We’ll take a closer look at how to find multi-family properties and what steps you should take when going down

How to Find Vacant Houses

How to Find Vacant Houses

Reading Time: 6 minutes A quick outline Vacant houses can offer real estate investors a great way to find good deals, but they can be difficult to locate and often come with their own set of problems. If you’re thinking about investing in vacant houses for your real estate strategy, read on to learn

how do hard money lenders make money

How Do Hard Money Lenders Make Money?

Reading Time: 4 minutes A brief summary Key Points When we use the term “hard money loan”, we are referring to loans that use a hard asset as collateral, like property. Hard money lenders provide these loans which are short-term, with flexible loan terms and are typically easier to get approval for than traditional

How to Find Buyers for Wholesale Real Estate Deals

How to Find Buyers for Wholesale Real Estate Deals

Reading Time: 5 minutes Wholesaling is a great way to learn the basics of real estate investing without taking on as much risk as purchasing a property to rehab or rent it out. However, it does require keen networking skills, including finding investors who are willing to buy your properties. But, if you’re just

How to Find Vacancy Rate in Any Area

How to Find Vacancy Rate in Any Area

Reading Time: 3 minutes Vacancy rate is an essential metric for real estate investors to understand, and it refers to the percentage of units in a building or area that are currently vacant. Calculating the vacancy rate in a particular building is pretty simple – take the number of vacant units, multiply it by

How to Flip Your Own House

How to Flip Your Own House

Reading Time: 9 minutes A short summary While you may know that house flipping can be a successful real estate investing strategy, have you considered flipping your primary residence? Take a look at our step-by-step guide on how to flip your own house, to see if this is the right strategy for you. Table

pros and cons of hard money loans

Pros and Cons of Hard Money Loans

Reading Time: 8 minutes A brief outline Hard money loans can be a great option for real estate investors who are looking to fix and flip houses or purchase a rental property, or developers who are building a house from the ground up. We take a look at the pros and cons of hard

What is a HUD Home and Who Qualifies?

What is a HUD Home and Who Qualifies?

Reading Time: 7 minutes A short overview You may have heard of HUD homes before, but do you know what they are? Government housing is one of the best ways to enter the housing market for those who are just starting out, or don’t fall into the upper-income bracket. Let’s delve deeper into the

Best places to invest in real estate in 2022

10 Best Places to Invest in Real Estate in 2022

Reading Time: 8 minutes A quick overview If you’re looking to get your foot in the real estate door, or add another good property investment to your portfolio, you’ll need to choose the location of the property wisely. To help you do that we’ve compiled a list of 10 of the best places to

How to Find Rehab Properties for Sale

How to Find Rehab Properties for Sale

Reading Time: 6 minutes A brief summary Rehab properties are one of the popular ways for investors to take an affordable property and increase its value by rehabbing it, so that they can make a profit from it. These are either rented out for monthly income or sold for a higher price and a