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.

Is Timeshare a Good Investment?
  • Is Timeshare a Good Investment?

Is Timeshare a Good Investment?

By |September 14th, 2017|

A timeshare is many things, but a financial investment it is not. Timeshares purchased directly through resort developers like Westgate, Bluegreen and Hilton usually lose about 50% of their value the second they are purchased. With the average timeshare costing about $20,000, that’s a massive loss to take on as an “investment” before you […]

Building Relationships with Banks and Lenders
  • Building Relationships with Banks and Lenders

Building Relationships with Banks and Lenders

By |September 14th, 2017|

Owning investment real estate is a great way to build cash flow and personal equity. When you are looking to get into investment real estate, it is important that you follow several tips that will help you build better relationships with lenders to ensure you are able to raise the capital you need.
Pros and […]

Are You Actually Making Money in Real Estate Investing?
  • Are You Actually Making Money in Real Estate Investing?

Are You Actually Making Money in Real Estate Investing?

By |September 7th, 2017|

One of the best long-term investments you can make is in investment real estate. Those that invest in real estate successfully will not only see long-term value appreciation, but can earn short-term cash flow. While it can be a great investment, it is also complicated. One of the biggest complications in real estate investing […]

Shifting Strategy Investing in Retail Real Estate
  • Shifting Strategy Investing in Retail Real Estate

Shifting Strategy Investing in Retail Real Estate

By |August 31st, 2017|

The retail industry is going through a time of convulsions as large retailers react retail oversupply and the growth of online shopping. Likewise, the retail real estate market is reinventing itself and flexing through the changes. This confluence of instability and great change is a nexus of opportunity. If you position yourself right, you […]

Making the Right Choice on Your Home Warranty
  • Making the Right Choice on Your Home Warranty

Making the Right Choice on Your Home Warranty

By |August 30th, 2017|

A lot of homeowners and homebuyers aren’t aware there is coverage for your home aside from homeowners insurance. Home warranties may not be the mainstream insurance coverage required by the finance institutions loaning money to the homebuyers, but it can be just as important. After learning you can purchase a home warranty either from […]

How Do You Find Partners to Invest in Real Estate?
  • How Do You Find Partners to Invest in Real Estate?

How Do You Find Partners to Invest in Real Estate?

By |August 24th, 2017|

A real estate investment partnership can work wonders, or it can be a nightmare. The challenge is finding the right investment partner. Find a real estate partner and there is a likelihood that you can complete twice as many deals or more. Some methods for finding the right fit include an online search, word […]

Why We're Investing in Real Estate With Cash...Again
  • Why We're Investing in Real Estate With Cash...Again

Why We’re Investing in Real Estate With Cash…Again

By |August 20th, 2017|

The following is a guest post from Derek Sall at LifeAndMyFinances.com. Derek’s motto: “Get out of Debt, Save Money, and Be Rich!”

Am I a millionaire?

No.

Do I earn more than $100k a year and have tons of cash at my disposal?

No.

But I absolutely LOVE to buy my real estate with cash. And even though I’m […]

Real Estate FHA and 203k Construction Loans Explained
  • Real Estate FHA and 203k Construction Loans Explained

Real Estate FHA and 203k Construction Loans Explained

By |August 17th, 2017|

In today’s real estate investing landscape, you need several financing options to ensure you can generate passive income from investing and improve your financial position. FHA mortgages are a smart way to use financing while building a portfolio of income-producing properties.
What is an FHA Loan?
The Federal Housing Administration, known as the FHA, provides […]

Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT): A Dividend Aristocrat and One of the Best REITs in the World
  • Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT): A Dividend Aristocrat and One of the Best REITs in the World

Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT): A Dividend Aristocrat and One of the Best REITs in the World

By |July 5th, 2017|

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are the best and easiest way for income investors to profit from rental properties without any of the hassle, paperwork, or illiquidity that goes with personally owning real estate.

Of course, now that interest rates are rising for the first time in nearly a decade, many investors are concerned about […]

The Most Important Metrics for REIT Investing
  • The Most Important Metrics for REIT Investing

The Most Important Metrics for REIT Investing

By |May 27th, 2017|

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are a popular option for income investors looking to stocks for their high-yield needs.

That’s partly because REITs are generally not only a good source for finding generous and steadily-growing dividends, but many of them also offer low volatility, making them ideal for low risk investors.

While REITs can be a […]