Real Estate

Many people believe that participating in real estate activities can make them successful. Learn more about real estate and how to be a successful property owner with these awesome posts. The road to being the best is not easy, but it sure is attainable.

The Smart Guide to Buying a Condo in Montreal
  • The Smart Guide to Buying a Condo in Montreal

The Smart Guide to Buying a Condo in Montreal

By |September 25th, 2016|

There are many options for those who are thinking of buying a condo in Montreal. Everywhere you go, you’ll see new high-rise developments and there are still several others that are currently in the planning phase. Now is definitely a good time to buy property in Montreal but if you want to make the […]

The Internet of Real Estate Property Value - Part 1
  • The Internet of Real Estate Property Value - Part 1

The Internet of Real Estate Property Value – Part 1

By |September 13th, 2016|

When buying real estate, it is important to understand the property value. Both investors and owner occupants are interested in finding out what their property is worth. Fundamentally, this warrants a knowledge and an understanding of home values.

Since we are in the internet age, is it really as simple as pulling up the property […]

4 Strategies for Investing in International Real Estate
  • 4 Strategies for Investing in International Real Estate

4 Strategies for Investing in International Real Estate

By |September 7th, 2016|

Property investors are increasingly widening their search overseas, favouring international real estate as opposed to property closer to home. Many real estate investors are positioning themselves to benefit from the ongoing European economic crisis, while others are looking even further afield to opportunities in developing countries. There are risks to investing in distant economies, […]

Things to Be Aware of When Investing in American Real Estate
  • Things to Be Aware of When Investing in American Real Estate

Things to Be Aware of When Investing in American Real Estate

By |August 27th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on Make Money Your Way

Ahhhh, the good ole’ American Dream. A lovely wife, 2 kids, and to top it all off, a nice house in the suburbs with a white picket fence.

In today’s post, we’re going to focus on the “nice house” part of the American Dream. Since […]

Fundrise Review – The Future of Crowdfunded Real Estate Investing
  • Fundrise Review – The Future of Crowdfunded Real Estate Investing

Fundrise Review – The Future of Crowdfunded Real Estate Investing

By |August 15th, 2016|

Fundrise isn’t the most familiar name in the investing platform sector, but that’s not because it doesn’t fill a really important function. Like many other investment platforms available through web and mobile, Fundrise is about crowdfunding – taking little sums of money from lots of people, applying that money to big projects, and providing […]

Creating Success from Flipping Homes
  • Creating Success from Flipping Homes

Creating Success from Flipping Homes

By |August 9th, 2016|

If you ever dreamed of getting into real estate investing, you probably have heard of flipping homes. It’s simply buying a house or a property with intention to renovate it, sell it and make money.

For this strategy, it is best to spend some time concentrating on housing markets. Once you know the market, and […]

Opportunity in Depressed Neighborhoods
  • Opportunity in Depressed Neighborhoods

Opportunity in Depressed Neighborhoods

By |July 27th, 2016|

This July, RealtyTrac published a study a report that analyzed the “best of the worst” neighborhoods across the country. Surprisingly, Columbus, Ohio’s 43206 zip code was ranked 19th on the list. While this zip code does include the prestigious German Village and edgy-cool Schumacher Place and Marian Village, really the article is referencing the […]

How Will The UK’s Buy to Let Changes Impact Landlords?
  • How Will The UK’s Buy to Let Changes Impact Landlords?

How Will The UK’s Buy to Let Changes Impact Landlords?

By |July 19th, 2016|

Property has long been seen as a safe investment in the UK, with both local and foreign investment pouring into the market for many years. With a shortage of housing, and rents constantly on the rise, it was a decent investment for many years. However, recent months have seen lots of changes to buy […]

Should I Use an Inheritance to Pay Off My Mortgage?
  • Should I Use an Inheritance to Pay Off My Mortgage?

Should I Use an Inheritance to Pay Off My Mortgage?

By |July 12th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on Wealthminder

One of our readers recently asked us the following question:  ” I’m going to be inheriting a substantial sum of money soon.  I also recently refinanced my mortgage into a 15 year 3.5% loan, so most of my payment is going to interest.  Should I use the inheritance […]

Tactics to Maximize Buy and Hold Real Estate
  • Tactics to Maximize Buy and Hold Real Estate

Tactics to Maximize Buy and Hold Real Estate

By |July 3rd, 2016|

Profiting from real estate for today or as part of a retirement strategy, is a common goal for many investors.

The flexibility of real estate investing allows it to be pursued as a full time career path, a part-time business and or just a hobby. No matter how much time you dedicate to building your […]