One of the most frequent questions I get asked is “what is the best time of year to sell a property?” There is no right or wrong answer to this question, it is a matter of opinion. Properties come on and off the market all year round. However, the property market is a seasonal entity.… Continue reading Facts You Need to Know About Buying Land and Property Taxes
The outlook for many real estate professionals is that DC home prices will continue to rise in 2017, but not so much as to cut into sales volume appreciably. For flippers, the ideal neighborhoods will exhibit low unemployment rates, rapidly rising home values, and robust income growth. Zillow used these characteristics to come up with… Continue reading 5 Washington, DC Hotspots for Real Estate Investing in 2017
Here’s a very basic conversation about “Good Debt” versus “Bad Debt” Is there such a thing as “good debt”? Years ago, I considered “good debt” to be an oxymoron. This good vs. bad debt conversation comes up a lot in real estate conversations. Especially for investors just starting out. And, typically, understanding “good” debt has… Continue reading Good Versus Bad Debt – Is Real Estate Debt OK?
Many people come to realize, real estate is often, an important component in one’s overall investment portfolio. This does not mean, doing so, and omitting other possibilities, such as stocks, bonds, etc. This article is not meant to advise the investor, who has the savvy, abilities and financial assets, to invest in huge projects, but… Continue reading 4 Basic Guidelines for Investing In Smaller Income Properties
America’s cities are changing. New technology makes it possible to make a living from your laptop. With this freedom, young, tech savvy, and well paid people are flooding urban city centers in search of culture, convenience, and rentals. Many urban areas are experiencing an increase in short term rentals as well, with websites like Airbnb… Continue reading Urban Investment Property and Your Financial Future
Real estate investing is not rocket science. However, if you are going to invest in real estate it pays to gain as much Knowledge about the subject as possible. Really with real estate (as with anything you are going to do) you should never stop learning. For the purpose of this article I am going… Continue reading Real Estate Investing: Some Things You Should Know As a Newbie
In my earlier post, Why Use Hard Money, I define Hard Money Lenders and discuss some of the reasons to use them. But, are you aware that there are different types of hard money lenders? I recently received a phone call from an upset investor who was in the middle of a rehab and was… Continue reading Hard Money Lenders – What Are the Differences?
NRIs often hear stories about investors hitting jackpot by buying and selling properties back home. Very often, they also hear about someone who has lost money in a project that never materialized or in which issues crept up, rendering the property impossible to sell. Eager to bag a slice of the pie, the NRI begins… Continue reading Best Cities For NRIs To Invest In Real Estate
Property in Sonepat is a rapidly flourishing sector that offers good options in residential, commercial and industrial segments. Since the property prices in the other parts of NCR have gone up considerably, many top-class developers and builders are showing a keen interest in Sonepat real estate. The region due to its low property prices and… Continue reading Sonepat: An Upcoming Investment Destination
Donald Trump can be hated and loved by many. I’m not going to make this into a political discussion by any means. But, love him or hate, there are traits that (especially in his earlier years) that can teach you lessons on becoming a better real estate/mobile home investor I noticed some interesting things about… Continue reading 3 Trump Characteristics to Better Deal-Making for Small Time House Flippers