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Retaining Tenants

What tenant wouldn’t love the allure of high-speed Internet and a computer of their very own? This is one of many incentives that investors and property owners are offering in order to retain or reward long term tenants. There are other rewards that are just as effective and cost property owners a little less in […]

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Are You Committed to Real Estate Investing?

There are many questions that should be asked before embarking upon a career of real estate investment. The first and foremost question however should be whether or not you are truly committed to making real estate work for you. This is not a business for the faint of heart. In order to truly turn a […]

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Real Estate Rentals – Selling For More by William Bronchick

Selling real estate rentals isn’t like selling houses. You can paint a house, and get a little more because it looks nice. Rental properties, especially larger ones, are different, because they’re bought by investors, who look at income more than new paint. Raise the income, and you increase value to investors. Time to learn about […]

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How to Choose a Property Manager

So you’ve decided that you will hire a property manager. You have weighed the upside and the downside of doing so and have decided that it is in the best interest of your business to forge ahead.  In business, we have to make a lot of choices, some small and some big. Hiring a property […]

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Podcast Episode #13: Advanced Dodd Frank

the Legalwiz Podcast

How Dood Frank impacts real estate investors is always a source of confusion. Hopefully, my podcast will make it a bit clearer!

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Real Estate Investing and Government Grants

Many people want to be in the real estate business but they don’t have enough capital. Don’t lose hope yet because you can take advantage of the grants issued by the federal government. It doesn’t really matter if you’re poor or rich because you may be able to pass the criteria and get the grant […]

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Leveraging Real Estate to Create Wealth

When starting out in a real estate investing business, you will have to consider several things. It is never a good approach to success to enter into any business venture prematurely and without proper planning. You will first have to learn as much as you can about the business before jumping in and doing deals.. Depending […]

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Getting Started in Real Estate Investing

Whether you are getting started in real estate investing, or have reached a “plateau,” the following will help “jump-start” your real estate investing career. Surround Yourself With Like-Minded People “Creative” real estate is non-traditional, which means that most people don’t do it this way. Thus, most people you speak with will tell you it won’t […]

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investing in foreclosures

Investing In Foreclosures Foreclosure investing is extremely different than what most people envision it to be. The easy lifestyle proposed in TV infomercials or magazine ads is, for many, just a dream. These get-rich-quick commercial spots sell better than the truth; hard work and a lot of time and money invested. Let’s take a brief […]

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Risks of Buying Real Estate in “Emerging Markets”

Between 2004 and 2007, real estate investors, hungry for break-even or positive cash flow rental properties, purchased income property out of state. California investors bought houses in Florida, Texas, and Oklahoma. Florida investors purchased houses in Louisiana. Texas investors purchased in Las Vegas. Some these investors made millions of dollars because of the appreciation in […]

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