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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 ...

Or what your best vacation rental contract should include so you stay out of trouble and sleep well at night.

Starting a new business  isn't always easy, but with the right attitude, and not wanting to make a million in the first year, you can comfortably ...

As a real estate investor, I find it difficult to understand why banks make it so complicated for real estate financing, especially when real estate ...

In Canada, right now, it’s becoming more and more difficult for real estate investors to make money. The reason for this is that it’s becoming more challenging for ...

When renting out a vacation home, a homeowner should have a rental contract, or agreement, which spells out everyone’s obligations in order to ensure that ...

Starting a bed and breakfast can be rewarding but it comes with its challenges. Before starting a bed and breakfast, it is wise to do ...

Have you ever felt that we are living in a fast forward world? If you have ever known anyone that's a stock day trader, you ...

When it comes to the world of investing (or most other things) there are always tales of “conventional wisdom” I don’t have a problem ...

Commercial property in Manhattan could see a revival this year after activity staggered to a halt in 2009, offering hope that the struggling sector might ...

In today's economy tenants are not just seeking the most economical rents but are searching for the best value in a potential rental home or ...

Upon seeing my good friends in San Diego early in November during the NAR Conference, and meeting several new ones from across the globe, I ...

Part 1 of this post focused on the first three principles of healthy housing: dry, clean and ventilated. In Part 2 to help create healthier ...

Since I began writing this blog, I have tried to present knowledge, most acquired from the very best and brightest in residential and commercial real ...

For those of you who have sat through one of my Spokesperson Training seminars, you know I am a big proponent of “3’s,” that as ...

One of the things that I spent a lot of time on at my recent Investor Discovery Day Event was the change of investment models. ...

"Darin, if you are going to invest your money make sure your investment is working as hard as it can, every day.  Our time is ...

Many investors are looking to jump into the world of commercial real estate after having success on the residential side, but don't have experience, knowledge, ...

I read an interesting article where three of the most prominent professionals in real estate shared their thoughts on the challenges facing commercial real ...

In today’s crazy and opportunistic real estate market, more and more investors are looking to take their knowledge and experience and either break into commercial ...

Today, so many real estate sales agents are leaving the business, it's not only alarming but actually welcoming for some of us. Let me explain. ...

In a struggle to survive and maintain as best as possible their current portfolios, most commercial property owners are looking to preserve their existing commercial ...

One of the things that I like to do is see what other apartment property owners are doing not only in terms of having good ...

Unless you have been living in a lead cave OR have not been seeing or reading anything that I have been doing over the last ...

I mentioned the results of not doing a good job by really taking a look at and analyzing your financial statement. The worst thing ...