Real Estate Investing Articles

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How Much Money Should You Budget for Home Maintenance?

Nov 13, 2019

Don’t get tripped up by home maintenance. Instead, figure out what upkeep will cost you ahead of time.

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4 Things You Shouldn't Settle for When Buying a Home

Nov 13, 2019

Maybe you can’t have it all -- but you shouldn’t compromise on certain aspects of your home.

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How to Get Into Commercial Real Estate Development

Nov 12, 2019

Use your skillset to identify your place in the development business.

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To Buy or Not to Buy: Commercial Property

Nov 12, 2019

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

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What Does the Term "Illiquid Investment" Mean?

Nov 12, 2019

Here's what liquidity is and why investors should care.

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Not Getting the Flipping ROIs You See in Stats? Here’s Why That’s OK

Nov 12, 2019

Flipping reports often show sky-high ROIs. Are you not seeing the same results on your own fix-and-flip investments? This might be why.

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What is a Payout Ratio?

Nov 12, 2019

Here's one of the most important metrics dividend investors can learn.

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Why Right Now Is the Best Time to Start Investing in Real Estate

Nov 07, 2019

Buying real estate can be a profitable long-term venture that can create income well into the future.

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What Is a Foreclosure?

Nov 06, 2019

Foreclosures are bad for owners, but potentially good for buyers.

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Top Data Center REITs

Nov 06, 2019

Data center REITs have gained strength in 2019.

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House-Hacking 101: Why Buying a Multifamily Home Can Be the Best Way to Start Investing in Real Estate

Nov 05, 2019

Here’s a little-known strategy that can help you become a homeowner and real estate investor at the same time.