Come on already! Why are you hording your own house? Put it on the market already! Don't get cast in that hypothetical TV show, "House Horders"! (Is this a show already? I'm not sure. I would probably watch it.) Weather-wise, it's becoming an early spring, and it's the perfect time to begin selling your home! Yet as you can … [Read more...] about We Need Listings! #NotABubble
Real Estate Investment
A friend of mine recently asked me about investing in a REIT, which is a Real Estate Investment Trust. There's been a lot of them poppin' up over the last 15 to 20 years - especially online. This particular one that she was looking at had $1,000 minimum. My friend asked, "I don't have the $1,000 now, but if I did is this a good … [Read more...] about What’s the Easiest Way to Invest in Real Estate?
A low down payment opportunity that has been flying under the radar lately is the growing inventory of HUD homes. Owner occupants can, in most cases, purchase homes for only $100 down and HUD will help out with closing costs. One of the few low down payment programs available close in and a nice alternative to USDA … [Read more...] about HUD Homes – $100 Down Payment, Oh Yes!
Analyzing cash flow is one of the most basic steps in evaluating a possible investment property. Today’s lesson is from Gary Keller’s book “Millionaire Real Estate Investor”. It shows how to determine the cash flow for a turn key condo property to see if it’s a positive (makes money!) or negative (costs money) opportunity. Real … [Read more...] about Cash Flow for a Turn-key Rental – Real Estate Investing By the Book