What’s Available Wednesday? Chicago!

We love hanging out in the windy city! After all, Chicago is one of the most economically powerful cities in the world, with the #1 diversified economy in the US. It is chock full of colleges, hospitals, Fortune 5oo employers... And most importantly, there are tenants and lots of them. If you love the new single family home trend we've been seeing... this one is for you! They've all been fully ...

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Real Estate Investing Clubs: Worth the Time?

Depends. What do you want out to get out of them? I definitely see pros and cons to the Real Estate Investing Clubs that seem to be everywhere these days. For anyone wanting to join these or thinking about joining, especially if you are newer to real estate investing and trying to figure out how to get started, I want to point out some things to think about in attempt ...

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What’s Available Wednesday? Baltimore!

We are back in the newest market! Headed to the city of Baltimore, Maryland where we're excited to check out the National Aquarium, maybe catch an Orioles game, and eat a few crabs of course (we hear no one does it like Baltimore!). But what about the state of turnkey rental properties? WELL. Home prices are still well below pre-recession peak. Housing demand is increasing and properties are selling faster. ...

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Two Types of Leverage Real Estate Investors Can Use as Powerful Tools

It’d be hard to be around the real estate investing world and not have heard quite a bit about leveraging. What is leverage and in what ways can it help you as an investor? According to Investopedia, leverage is: The use of various financial instruments or borrowed capital to increase the potential return of an investment. My bet is that the way in which leverage has been most talked ...

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What’s Available Wednesday? Kansas City!

We are back with another Kansas City property! Get ready... Because these properties are being snatched up like you wouldn't believe! Why, you ask? It is exactly the right time to invest in KC... big things are going on in this real estate market. There has been an 8.5% increase in median rent over the past year, Warren Buffet and other major investors are pouring billions into the city, and there ...

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Opinion: Turnkey Real Estate ISN’T Actually Overpriced. Here’s Why.

Many people will say turnkey rental properties are definitely overpriced. I don’t agree. It’s not to say turnkey providers never overprice their properties—shady turnkey providers most definitely may overprice everything they sell. I’m not talking about the shady providers in this article. I’m talking about turnkeys as a whole. Assuming you are dealing with normal turnkey properties (and not shady ones), I believe the most ...

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What’s Available Wednesday? Philadelphia!

We're back in the city of brotherly love! Who's ready for a little cheese steak and cash flow? We are! The market here is on an upswing - but there's still room to get in while the going's hot. There are tons of job opportunities. Colleges. Employers. Ready renters. Beyond the basic tourist trappings, Philadelphia has a lot to offer the savvy investor. Simply put, Philly is opportunity for an ...

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