4 Tips for Investing in Single-Family Properties in

The debate never cools: is it better (financially) to invest in multi-family or single-family properties? That’s like asking whether a hammer is better than a screwdriver. The answer is, of course …it depends. It depends on the job at hand, the materials and fasteners available, and what you’re trying to accomplish. But if, after doing … Continued

3 Warning Signs To Buying A “Lemon” Home In

You’ve found what seems like the perfect home – either for investment purposes or to move into – and you really, really want it. This is one time, though, when your head should definitely rule your heart, when intellect should over-ride emotion. You need to take the time to make sure you aren’t buying a … Continued

3 Smart Financing Strategies for an Investment Property in New York

Popular television shows make real estate investing seem easy with guaranteed profits. What these shows don’t show you are the behind-the-scenes tribulations that investors must go through in securing and rehabbing properties. If you are new to real estate investment property buying, use these three smart financing strategies for an investment property in to reduce … Continued

6 Questions Every Buyer Should Ask The Seller Before Buying A Rehab In

Snagging a rehab house for very little money, refurbishing it, and then selling it or renting it out for a tidy return on a small investment – now that’s a nearly irresistible proposition. But there’s probably nothing worse than finding yourself irretrievably committed to a rehab project and then discovering that it will ultimately be … Continued

Common Investment Property Mistakes Buyers Make in

Many people are diversifying away from stock market investments to more tangible portfolio assets. Real estate investments are certainly the most common tangible asset investors start with. However, real estate is costly and thus high-risk if you don’t know what you are doing. Avoid these common investment property mistakes buyers make in . 4 Common Investment … Continued

Where Are the Profitable Investment Properties in ?

Finding a profitable investment property in can seem like a fruitless endeavor. You scour neighborhoods, look at countless homes and attend auctions. No matter how many properties you look at, there never seems to be enough of a margin for you to pull the trigger and be profitable. Are there no worthwhile investment prosperities in ? Unlikely. … Continued

Fix and Flip or Buy and Hold: 3 Differences in

Of all the possible avenues for involvement in the real estate investing arena, house flipping and longer-term investing are the most popular and common. In recent years, fixing and flipping houses has become hugely popular owing in large part to the influence of TV shows like Flip This House. Still, the tried-and-true (and steady) method … Continued

Pro’s and Con’s to Using a Buyers Agent in

When buying a house you have options! Some people choose a direct sale, others prefer to work with an agent. Just like properties are different, every situation is different too. Some people know exactly what they want, others need some time to compare multiple homes. Are you looking to purchase a home in ? We … Continued

How To Know When You’ve Found The Right House in

When you are looking to buy a new home, the house hunting process can become monotonous and seem to drag on and on. You might see so many properties, that you find yourself second guessing what you are looking for in a home. In our latest post, we hope to help you figure out when … Continued