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.

House Prices Hit 12-Year High in UK’s Northern Cities
  • House Prices Hit 12-Year High in UK’s Northern Cities

House Prices Hit 12-Year High in UK’s Northern Cities

By |February 9th, 2018|

For the past five years, we’ve been advising our investors to purchase in Manchester, a key player in the Northern Powerhouse. From regeneration to the businesses choosing to base themselves in the city, there have been plenty of reasons to invest in Manchester.

Manchester has led the way in house price growth according to Hometrack; […]

Maximizing Your Real Estate Return Without Losing Your Shirt
  • Maximizing Your Real Estate Return Without Losing Your Shirt

Maximizing Your Real Estate Return Without Losing Your Shirt

By |February 6th, 2018|

Investing in real estate seems like the most stable way of making money and earning an income that will ensure a comfortable retirement, but, as with anything, delving into real estate does have its share of risks. It’s essential to ensure success by following some common sense rules and doing your due diligence in […]

Owning a Hostel is Anything but Hostile to Your Pockets
  • Owning a Hostel is Anything but Hostile to Your Pockets

Owning a Hostel is Anything but Hostile to Your Pockets

By |December 21st, 2017|

The countless benefits of owning your own business are well documented. It is no surprise that dozens of new businesses are started across the United States every day. What is surprising though, is that the profitability of owning a hostel has gone largely unnoticed, especially since there is considerable demand for hostels in many […]

Study Shows Vancouver Has Least Affordable Housing Market in North America
  • Study Shows Vancouver Has Least Affordable Housing Market in North America

Study Shows Vancouver Has Least Affordable Housing Market in North America

By |December 15th, 2017|

While Manhattan and San Francisco are known for their notoriously inaccessible real estate markets, it’s Vancouver that takes the title of North America’s most unaffordable housing market, according to Point2 Homes’ recent study.

The study was conducted to figure out how long it would take for people to pay off their homes in 50 of […]

How Blockchain Technology Can Improve Real Estate
  • How Blockchain Technology Can Improve Real Estate

How Blockchain Technology Can Improve Real Estate

By |December 8th, 2017|

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last couple of years, you’ve surely heard of blockchain technology—albeit you may not understand it. Like technological advents of the past, e.g. the personal computer and the internet, blockchain technology may soon become a cornerstone of our day to day lives, especially as it pertains […]

The Importance of Life Insurance as a Real Estate Investor
  • The Importance of Life Insurance as a Real Estate Investor

The Importance of Life Insurance as a Real Estate Investor

By |November 30th, 2017|

You probably already have life insurance through a job or privately purchased, but you may not know just how important it is for your real estate investment business. If you are investing in real estate, it’s important to know about life insurance, how it can benefit you, where to get it, and why you […]

Top REITs for Beginner Investors
  • Top REITs for Beginner Investors

Top REITs for Beginner Investors

By |November 16th, 2017|

New investors are rarely risk-hungry. Knowing that investment is like educated gambling in that luck can turn bad in a blink, they prefer to take it slow, establish balanced portfolios, and cultivate investments that are easy to liquidate if they get spooked. As a result, few beginner investors put money into real estate properties; […]

Your First Rental Property: Exactly How You Should Screen a Tenant?
  • Your First Rental Property: Exactly How You Should Screen a Tenant?

Your First Rental Property: Exactly How You Should Screen a Tenant?

By |November 16th, 2017|

People who have never owned a home before tend to wish for home ownership more than any other group of people. Why? Owning a home comes with many responsibilities and potential financial risk. Plumbing might freeze and bust during winter, requiring immediate repair. The refrigerator could stop blowing cold air, causing food to ruin […]

The Dreaded Landlord Eviction: Here's What to Do
  • The Dreaded Landlord Eviction: Here's What to Do

The Dreaded Landlord Eviction: Here’s What to Do

By |November 4th, 2017|

Landlord evictions are never a fun task to handle. It generally involves some conflict and animosity on both ends of the spectrum and realistically it can be a long and tedious task to evict a tenant. However, it is simply “part of the game” that every real estate investor has to play at some […]

Who Is the Best Tenant for Your Rental Property?
  • Who Is the Best Tenant for Your Rental Property?

Who Is the Best Tenant for Your Rental Property?

By |October 19th, 2017|

When you’re renting property, it’s important to conduct thorough background checks in order to successfully vet a potential tenant. A background check that includes rental and employment references, as well as personal ones, can give you a lot information about a potential renter that indicates how likely they are to pay rent on time […]