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Should You Invest In Student Housing?

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Choosing to invest in student housing can be daunting at first. With increasing demand also comes higher turnover, so it’s important to consider your investment options carefully before taking the leap. While high turnover can be considered a negative attribute to housing investments, it can actually benefit you in the long run. Read more to […]

Certified Home Inspections 

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(And Why You Should Never Skip Them) Certified home inspections are an important part of the real estate acquisition process. Yet it is not uncommon for buyers to agree to waive the inspection in favor of a faster closing time. While speed is of the essence in many investment transactions, certified home inspections should never […]

Unique Real Estate Investment Opportunities

tree house for rent: a unique real estate investment idea

The real estate market is awash with traditional investment options like residential homes, commercial spaces, and apartments. These tried-and-true opportunities can be a sound choice, but they are often also very competitive. Luckily, there are plenty of unique real estate investment opportunities that can help you stay afloat in a saturated market.  Tree House Rentals  […]

A Guide to Tax Lien Investing

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Investing in tax liens can be an intriguing opportunity for those looking to diversify their investment portfolio while potentially earning attractive returns. However, like any investment, it comes with its own set of complexities and risks. Read our guide to understand the process and special considerations that come with this unique type of real estate […]

Chain of Title in Real Estate

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Chain of Title traces the ownership of a property. You will want to thoroughly research the chain of title of any property you wish to purchase.

Homebuilding Gaining More Ground in 2024

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2023 saw massive expansion of new construction homes. This trend is expected to continue in 2024, with homebuilding offering incentives and customizability in a high-interest, low inventory market.  Why is Homebuilding So Popular? Compared to existing homes, new construction single family homes offer several advantages to potential buyers: Affordability Overall, new builds are cheaper than […]

What is a DSCR Loan, and How Do You Qualify?

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If you’re a real estate investor, you understand the critical role financing plays in your property acquisition and management strategies. The availability of financing options like DSCR loans can significantly impact your investment success in the long term. This post aims to provide insight into what DSCR loans are, how they work, and why they’re […]

Are Ski Condos a Good Investment?

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It’s the middle of summer, so skiing may not be at the top of your mind. But properties in ski-hubs are popular year round and can present an excellent investment opportunity, as long as you do your research. Ski condos, in particular, can be a great rental asset, regardless of the season. Read our article […]

Are Property Management Companies Worth It?

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There’s a lot that goes into being a landlord. From marketing your rental unit to screening tenants and collecting rent, successfully managing a rental property can be a daunting task. That’s where property management companies come in. They handle a majority of landlord-related tasks, which sounds like a dream to many property owners. But is […]

What is the 100:10:3:1 Rule?

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These days, there seem to be hundreds of different “rules” investors swear by when it comes to purchasing real estate. The exact rule you use will depend on many factors, namely the type of property you intend to buy, where it is located, and the current housing market in that area. Today, we will take […]