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Once a contract is signed, the due diligence clock starts and an investor usually has a specified period of time before the down payment goes ...

When do Investors Use Break Even Analysis?

A commercial or residential property hard money loan is also known as a bridge loan in commercial investing -- it bridges you from a temporary ...

Have you ever heard of these terms or these phrases before when you’re looking on LoopNet or online listings or getting things from brokers or ...

How to Successfully Invest in Short Term Rentals

To get straight to the point, once you find a commercial deal to evaluate, you’ll need to find the answer to this all-important question rather ...

Are you a real estate investor who is seeking commercial real estate for your new acquisitions this year? Or are you one of many cash flow ...

Property classifications are important because the investor will know what type of earnings come with investing in the property and he will be able to ...

As you run into owners of commercial real estate, you’re going to run into owners who are doing okay, and some owners who are not ...

Every investor should begin by choosing a niche, or strategy, in real estate; for instance, do you want to buy houses and hold them for ...

Why Is The Break Even Point Important? The break-even analysis is used buy investors of income property (and sometimes used by lenders) to show how susceptible ...

Investors I meant to share with you that this past summer on Memorial Day I was working. Yeah, I realize that Memorial Day was back ...

Many real estate investors searching for deals on Loopnet are running across properties listed by "Cap Rates."  We've seen that Cap Rates can be used to determine ...

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You probably would not be surprised if I told you that a large amount of my time is dealing with investors looking to invest in ...

I believe quite strongly that a seller-provided pro forma is all but completely useless. I've even gone so far as to call them "pro-fake'as". After all, ...

To avoid the financing wall, investing in apartments or other multi-family buildings may be the solution to your funding needs. If you’re like most small ...

When it comes to purchasing multi-family properties, due diligence is even more important than it is with houses. More money is at stake, so mistakes ...

Owning an apartment building is more involved than collecting rent each month. Maintenance, repairs, and renovations play a recurring role, making it crucial to have ...

Why Investing in Apartment Buildings is the Single Best Way to Retire Early

Investors, You know the saying, “What is one man’s garbage is another man’s treasure.” Or something like that…

There are three important factors every real estate investor should know when buying Multi-Family Properties. The three variables are (1) purchase price, (2) net operating income ...

The city of Covington, Kentucky is providing landlords with a new and simple way to screen tenants.  In the upcoming weeks, the city will offer ...