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.

3 Ways You Can Take Advantage of the Booming Real Estate Market
  • 3 Ways You Can Take Advantage of the Booming Real Estate Market

3 Ways You Can Take Advantage of the Booming Real Estate Market

By |November 28th, 2016|

Though this has been an election year, the real estate market continued to flourish. Sellers are reaping excellent prices on their homes due to high demand, and raking in profits with no end in sight.

Getting started in real estate investment requires a bit more than just the desire to make a profit, though. The […]

Are You Over 62? Here are 3 Ways a Reverse Mortgage Can Help You
  • Are You Over 62? Here are 3 Ways a Reverse Mortgage Can Help You

Are You Over 62? Here are 3 Ways a Reverse Mortgage Can Help You

By |November 9th, 2016|

Even if you are not over 62, you have seen the commercials and read the articles.  Reverse mortgages are extremely popular now, but the benefits of the often misunderstood.  This is especially true when you are struggling to make ends meet and are faced with uncertainty during retirement.  However, you don’t need to despair, […]

Guaranteed Rental Income with HUD’s Section 8 Program
  • Guaranteed Rental Income with HUD’s Section 8 Program

Guaranteed Rental Income with HUD’s Section 8 Program

By |November 9th, 2016|

Affordable housing typically gets a bad name. NIMBYism has created barriers and challenges for new affordable housing units. Residents and homeowners fear the thought of allowing lower income residents into their community. Failed public housing projects have led to the increased concentration of crime, blight, and stigma which is often associated with affordable housing developments.

The residents […]

Understanding Real Estate Property Value – Part 2
  • Understanding Real Estate Property Value – Part 2

Understanding Real Estate Property Value – Part 2

By |October 12th, 2016|

In this first part of this series, we discussed where to look for and how to determine the property value of real estate. In this article, we’ll explore the concept of intrinsic value and the long-term return on investment (ROI) potential that comes from income-producing real estate. The generally accepted definition of intrinsic value […]

5 Reasons to Use an Agent When Starting in Real Estate
  • 5 Reasons to Use an Agent When Starting in Real Estate

5 Reasons to Use an Agent When Starting in Real Estate

By |October 4th, 2016|

If you have ever sold a home before then you know that closing costs can be pricey. A large part of that price is realtor costs for both yourself and the buyer. Many home sellers fail to see the value that the realtor brought to the table. This is primarily because the seller is […]

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 […]