One of the side effects of the current economy and number of foreclosures is an increase in the percentage of people relying on leased housing. As families lose their homes they have to live somewhere and rentals are often the only choice available to someone with a foreclosure on their credit history. Add on to the fact that some estimates show that in California alone twenty percent of foreclosed properties were rental properties all adds up to the fact that there are a flood of people looking to rent rather than own.Read More »
A Look at the Different Ways of Making Money in Real Estate
Contrarily to most other types of business real estate is actually quite versatile in the sense that it allows the agents who are part of it to make money in a multitude of different ways. As an agent, one should definitely take advantage of this case of affairs and gain as many sources of income as possible. Also, this kind of set-up ensures that you won’t starve if things aren’t going well with your current method. And so here is a look at the various methods for how to make money in real estate.Read More »
It’s a daunting task… putting pen to page and writing about my mother. It sounds cliche, but words can’t possibly do justice to the love and friendship we shared, but I’ll do my best.
Judy Daniels gave birth to me when she was twenty-six years old. She had five miscarriages, and my sister, on her mission to have the little boy she always wanted. So many times, she told me she never would have stopped trying until she had me.
When I was an infant, my mom gave me all the nurturing care and loving affection that a baby needs. As I grew into a toddler and then a small boy, we did everything together.Read More »
Proper and meticulous tenant screening is a must. Because whether owners know it or not, tenants play a major role in the success of real estate investment. If you are the owner, you probably do not want the money you spent on the property go down the drain and be lost.Read More »
You originally accepted the challenge of a real estate agent for many reasons. It may have been due to your love for meeting new people, or finding just the right house for the specific needs of a family. Then you discovered all the planning and paperwork involved in the process. There is marketing, contact management, client acquisition, client retention, design, along with many other administrative and development issues.Read More »
Where are the best investment real estate locations? If you have enough experience investing in real estate, you can make money almost anywhere, but there are always places that are better or worse for real estate investments. For maximum profits, you want places that have a better demand/supply ratio. You can use the questions below to find them.Read More »
Real Estate is one of the oldest forms of investing known to man.
Real Estate investing is easy and fortunes are made in a simple manner. For example, and investor decides that a desert area will eventually become an industrial development. He purchases a number of acres at a very low price. If his guess turns out to be correct, ten years later he sells the land hundred times more than what he paid for it.This can happen in any part of the country and is not an exceptional case. As the population keeps growing in the U.S., land prices continue to raise and it means that Real Estate will continue to offer one of the best investment opportunities in the country.Read More »