Real Estate Basics Articles

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3 Drawbacks of an HOA

Nov 12, 2019

Consider yourself warned.

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What to Do if You Can't Make Your Mortgage Payments

Nov 06, 2019

Don’t put your home at risk. Instead, take these steps.

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What Is a Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure?

Nov 06, 2019

It’s an option to look into if you can’t pay your mortgage.

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What Are the Best Properties for Investment?

Nov 04, 2019

Find out what to look for when purchasing an investment property.

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What Is a Short Sale?

Oct 30, 2019

Many properties go on the market as short sales. Here’s what you need to know about them.

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What is Owner Financing?

Oct 25, 2019

Owner financing can be a great way to buy or sell real estate without having to pay cash or get bank financing.

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What's the Average Return on a Real Estate Investment?

Oct 25, 2019

Real estate returns vary based on location, asset class, and management.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Title Insurance

Oct 18, 2019

Buying a policy is best practice for new and experienced real estate investors alike.

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Calculating Net Operating Income (NOI)

Oct 18, 2019

Learn how net operating income (NOI) is used to evaluate a property’s potential income and profitability.

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Understanding Cash-on-Cash Returns for Real Estate

Oct 18, 2019

Here’s one of the essential concepts to know when evaluating real estate investment opportunities.

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What Does an HOA Do?

Oct 18, 2019

HOAs don’t exist just to tell you what you can do with your own home. They play an important role in improving the value of your property.