Articles - Investing Basics

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70+ Resources to Learn Real Estate Investing -- And Do It Right

Oct 17, 2019

There’s no shortage of websites, apps, blogs, and podcasts to help you learn real estate investing.

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What is a Good Cap Rate for an Investment Property?

Oct 17, 2019

Cap rate is one of the most important real estate metrics to understand, but what’s a good cap rate?

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What Is Investment Income?

Oct 17, 2019

Want to know how to create real estate investment income? Look no further.

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How to Calculate a Rental Property’s Return on Investment

Oct 16, 2019

Here’s one of the most important mathematical concepts for real estate investors to understand.

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The Pros and Cons of Using Peer-to-Peer Lending When Investing in Real Estate

Oct 16, 2019

Are you considering a P2P loan? Know the pros and cons first.

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To Buy or Not to Buy: Commercial Property

Oct 15, 2019

Several considerations should be made to determine if you should buy in or not.

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What Is a Cap Rate in Real Estate?

Oct 14, 2019

Capitalization rate is an important calculation that helps determine the value of commercial real estate.

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Understanding Real Estate Cycles to Find Profitable Investments in Any Market

Oct 13, 2019

Do you know how to find profitable real estate investments regardless of the real estate cycle? There is always an opportunity, it’s simply a matter of understanding what investment opportunities lie in the current market.

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The Best Way to Invest in Real Estate Right Now

Oct 13, 2019

Take a look at seven ways to invest in real estate.

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What Real Estate Investors Need to Know About the Debt Service Coverage Ratio

Oct 12, 2019

This metric tells you and lenders how profitable a real estate investment is likely to be.

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What Are Internal Rates of Return (IRR), Cash-on-Cash Returns, and Which is Better To Use?

Oct 10, 2019

What's the difference between internal rate of return (IRR) and cash-on-cash return? Find out how to calculate your return on real estate and learn which calculation is better for you.