Tired of Renting But Not Ready to Buy? Here’s a Solution for You

Tired of Renting But Not Ready to Buy? Here’s a Solution for You

March 7, 2017March 7, 2017

Renting has its perks. Renting is a lot easier to qualify for than purchasing a home. Renters also have the advantages of not having to worry about the property maintenance, insurance, taxes, or fees ..

Millennials Are Buying up Real Estate – Here’s Why

Millennials Are Buying up Real Estate – Here’s Why

March 3, 2017March 3, 2017

Young Homeowners Are More Likely to Borrow From Parents Home prices in the United States and across many other parts of the world have been growing at a reasonable pace for the past five years. One co..

10 Tips for Flipping Houses

10 Tips for Flipping Houses

February 22, 2017February 22, 2017

If you want to be successful at buying a house to flip, you need to get as many house flipping tips as you can. Flipping houses can be a profitable enterprise, if you learn from other house flippers a..

Collaboration Using with Real Estate Partnerships

Collaboration Using with Real Estate Partnerships

February 21, 2017February 21, 2017

We hear about tech startups that scale from Silicon Valley all the time. It’s infectious to think that a simple idea can command a billion-dollar valuation nearly overnight. Naturally, real estate i..

Successful Property Development

Successful Property Development

January 27, 2017January 27, 2017

As with most things, not all property investments are created equal. The successes of your property ventures are the product of a range of considerations and your own understanding of the key factors ..

4 Insider Investment Property Tips to Make You Rich

4 Insider Investment Property Tips to Make You Rich

December 16, 2016December 16, 2016

Investing in real estate is part of the American dream. It means that you have moved beyond being a renter, or simply a homeowner, and have graduated to being a landlord.  However, being a landlord i..

5 Value-Adding Renovations for Your Real Estate Investment

5 Value-Adding Renovations for Your Real Estate Investment

December 15, 2016December 15, 2016

There are many ways that you can make money from real estate investments. The most popular is to purchase a property and wait for it to appreciate as the market improves. Oftentimes, investors will ma..

4 Reasons You Should Invest in Real Property Sooner Rather Than Later

4 Reasons You Should Invest in Real Property Sooner Rather Than Later

December 13, 2016December 13, 2016

If you’re still pumping money into the stock market, mutual funds, retirement accounts, and bonds without setting aside anything for real estate, then you’re making a huge mistake. Real estate is ..

Money Meets Innovation in Real Estate

Money Meets Innovation in Real Estate

December 9, 2016December 9, 2016

From the information age to the innovation economy, the rapid improvements of technology have influenced and changed everyday living for the better. From hailing taxis to grabbing an Uber, collaborati..

5 Tips for Making Money on a Commercial Property

5 Tips for Making Money on a Commercial Property

December 6, 2016December 6, 2016

Making an income in real estate isn’t limited to private properties. Investors can also see profits from their commercial investments if they know how to approach the process. A commercial property ..

Should You Invest in International Real Estate?

Should You Invest in International Real Estate?

December 2, 2016December 2, 2016

Saving for retirement is a lifelong process but everyone approaches it differently. For some, it means building a stock portfolio while others choose to rely on an IRA, 401k or another retirement acco..

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

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

November 28, 2016November 28, 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. ..

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

November 9, 2016November 9, 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 are often misunderstood.  This is especially true whe..

Guaranteed Rental Income with HUD’s Section 8 Program

Guaranteed Rental Income with HUD’s Section 8 Program

November 9, 2016November 9, 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 resident..

Understanding Real Estate Property Value – Part 2

Understanding Real Estate Property Value – Part 2

October 12, 2016October 12, 2016

In this first part of this series, we discussed where to look for and how to determine the property value of the real estate. In this article, we’ll explore the concept of intrinsic value and the lo..

The Internet of Real Estate Property Value – Part 1

The Internet of Real Estate Property Value – Part 1

September 13, 2016September 13, 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..

4 Strategies for Investing in International Real Estate

4 Strategies for Investing in International Real Estate

September 7, 2016September 7, 2016

Property investors are increasingly widening their search overseas, favoring international real estate as opposed to a property closer to home. Many real estate investors are positioning themselves to..

Creating Success from Flipping Homes

Creating Success from Flipping Homes

August 9, 2016August 9, 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 the intention to renovate it, sell it, and make mo..

Opportunity in Depressed Neighborhoods

Opportunity in Depressed Neighborhoods

July 27, 2016July 27, 2016

This July, RealtyTrac published a study 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. ..

Interest Deductions When Refinancing a Reverse Mortgage

Interest Deductions When Refinancing a Reverse Mortgage

June 30, 2016June 30, 2016

For many homeowners, a long-held advantage of buying a home has been the ability to write off mortgage interest from their taxable income. It’s also possible for reverse mortgage borrowers to take a..

Local vs Long-Distance: Where to Invest in Real Estate

Local vs Long-Distance: Where to Invest in Real Estate

June 24, 2016June 24, 2016

Investing in real estate is often done in areas that people know best. They take the plunge when they see a property around the corner listed for sale or the word travels through the grapevine of a ho..

Than Merrill Explains How to Get Started in Real Estate (Part Two)

Than Merrill Explains How to Get Started in Real Estate (Part Two)

June 22, 2016June 22, 2016

The basic component to becoming a real estate investor is the ability to turn an idea into fruition – but it doesn’t happen overnight. Instead, it commands a well-devised game plan furnished w..

A Micro Celebrity in Real Estate Investing

A Micro Celebrity in Real Estate Investing

June 7, 2016June 7, 2016

“Being famous gets me good concert tickets, good tables in restaurants, good seats at sporting events and that’s really about it.” – Fran Drescher Real estate investing is as m..

Than Merrill Explains How To Get Started in Real Estate (Part One)

Than Merrill Explains How To Get Started in Real Estate (Part One)

June 1, 2016June 1, 2016

It’s no secret that buying and selling real estate is one of the most popular investment vehicles among entrepreneurs. Coupled with flexibility and passive income, real estate investment offers an u..