Apr 12, 2012, 18:39,
Real estate property can and sometimes does lose value over a period of time. Even though you are cash flow positive on a monthly basis, you may realize that you overpaid for your property.
Apr 5, 2012, 18:55,
Considering how the mortgage industry ad real estate have performed in the last few years, one may question whether real estate investment is a safe choice?
Feb 13, 2008, 15:30,
The price you pay for any property, and the terms on which you buy that property, will probably determine how successful you are in selling the home for a profit down the line.
Feb 13, 2008, 15:18,
One of the hardest things to learn in the investing process is how to figure out what constitutes a "good deal."
Sep 6, 2007, 08:57,
Your whole key to getting the money you need for your real estate investments is finding suitable lenders for the properties you want to work with.
Jun 25, 2007, 23:56,
All you need to know about top real estate investing stragety.
Jun 18, 2007, 23:36,
Your first real estate investment should be your home, if you don't already have one.
Jun 13, 2007, 00:11,
As a real estate investor, you must know what kind of real estate you want to own.
May 19, 2007, 22:59,
Investing involves an unending series of choices: Which investment vehicle should I put my money in? How much should I put there? How long should I leave it there?
Mar 21, 2007, 22:32,
Buying and selling real estate is a process that anyone can learn.
Mar 21, 2007, 22:14,
Should you own real estate? Yes. Everyone should own real estate, even a little.
Jan 19, 2007, 15:13,
Investing in the real estate market without having adequate knowledge involves high risk. With initial investment, a realtor can get succeeded in real estate investing by finding more profit and wealth augmenting business.
Jan 18, 2007, 23:40,
The traditional approach to making money in real estate has been to buy a property, rent it out, and then, at some time in the future, sell it for a profit.
Dec 28, 2006, 18:53,
No matter what type of property you invest in, keep these key needs of your tenants in mind BEFORE YOU BUY ANY PROPERTY.
Dec 23, 2006, 22:17,
YOU MUST HAVE A POSITIVE CASH FLOW FROM EVERY SINGLE-FAMILY HOME YOU INVEST IN!
Dec 13, 2006, 15:34,
Investing in a real estate is said to be safer as well as profitable. The essential part of the real estate is its growth line. Nowadays, everyone started investing in the real estate business. This real estate business has few fluctuations, but it has strong growth.
Oct 21, 2006, 20:24,
Real estate investing demands an intimate knowledge of market trends and the ability to take advantage of these trends to generate profits. There are a number of well-tested strategies that can be profitably applied to ensure that the risks normally associated with real estate investing are minimized.
Oct 17, 2006, 18:23,
Lots of methods are there ways for explaining the real estate markets, including ¡°hot¡± versus ¡°flat¡± or ¡°rising¡± versus ¡°falling¡± or ¡°buyer¡¯s¡± versus ¡°seller¡¯s.¡± All real estate markets are subjected to greater fluctuations; but typically all those fluctuations do not influence the ability for the informed investor for attaining a profit.
Oct 9, 2006, 00:09,
Real estate riches are something that every real estate investor seeks. Becoming rich in real estate seems a cakewalk from the outside, however, it is not as simple as it seems. Here is some information that could help you generate handsome profit selling real estate.
Oct 8, 2006, 23:55,
It is a fact that the fine art of real estate investing is all about how you find real estate deals that generate high profit margins with minimal risk. Here we are enlisting some real estate niches tat generate such high margins and also trying to provide some insight on how to find real estate deals that you are looking for.
Sep 26, 2006, 23:15,
There are many ways wherein a real estate investor can make money from the real estate business. Setting up the business does not require elaborate infrastructure; and with some diligence, you can well be on the way to earning good returns.
Sep 16, 2006, 00:31,
The article on real estate investing for beginners encourages enterprising people to set up their own business. It shows how adherence to a few principles and techniques can generate wealth.
Sep 16, 2006, 00:07,
This article deals with real estate investing as a most profitable business. It is the best self-employment option for a person looking an independent career.
Sep 14, 2006, 22:39,
Creative real estate investing can be very rewarding with fabulous returns if you know how to utilize any opportunity and get the maximum benefit. With creative real estate investing, investors can make huge profits without actually investing much capital of their own. The various creative real estate investing techniques such as lease options, bird-dogging, flipping, rehabbing, short sale, foreclosures, tax liens, subject to, investing in notes, etc., can be used.
Aug 6, 2006, 00:45,
When selling real estate, there are some steps that you can take to successfully sell your property.
Jun 29, 2006, 16:11,
Sometimes you may sign up a marginal deal and have a difficult time reselling it.
Jun 29, 2006, 15:40,
Every investor should have a means to sell properties quickly. You should never enter into a real estate transaction without knowing your exit strategy.
Jun 22, 2006, 16:51,
The off plan property investment is increasing significantly, given the investors intention to build their net worth. Although significant risks are there in this arena, the risk/reward ratio is favorable.
Jun 17, 2006, 00:11,
If you are tired of letting everybody else reap the benefits of the foreclosure industry, you should start buying repossessed homes. There are hundreds of reasons that real estate is right for you!
May 30, 2006, 11:58,
To pay in order to know the secrets of performing a successful real estate deal is a useless investment for dabblers. However, for a serious and aggressive investor like you, it is no doubt a much profitable investment.
May 20, 2006, 23:00,
Investing in real estate offers many financial rewards including a regular cash flow, financial security and long term wealth creation. Typically, there are three different overall strategies to investing in real estate. These include:
* Investing for the long term
* Property speculation, and
* The “nothing down?investment strategy.
So if you are going to invest in real estate, which approach should you take?
Apr 24, 2006, 17:37,
Learn how to effectively negotiate your real estate deals. Wheather you are a buyer, seller, or investor these techniques will assist you in getting the deal you desire
Mar 26, 2006, 21:34,
Every investor enjoys having many buyers trying to outbid Everybody want lo sell in a seller's market. Every investor enjoys having many buyers trying to outbid one another and running up the price. In a sellers market, anyone can sell and make a profit.
Mar 14, 2006, 09:20,
Almost every successful investor I know owns his rentals or operates his selling business through a nested system of corporations, LLCs, Limited Partnerships, and trusts.
Mar 10, 2006, 07:08,
The real estate business is a BUSINESS. Run it like one, and it can be endlessly profitable. Treat it like a passive investment, and it will be more trouble than it's worth.
Mar 9, 2006, 22:23,
As in any business, getting involved in real estate with people you know is risky.
Mar 9, 2006, 17:00,
As you put together your team, remember that your relationship with each team member should be win-win.
Mar 9, 2006, 16:47,
If you try to micro-manage every aspect of your real estate business, you'll find that the time it takes to do the things you DON'T need to be doing cuts into the time you should be spending on the things that really make you money.
Mar 9, 2006, 09:26,
This is simply an overview of some of the basics of the most popular strategies used today, so that you can compare and contrast the benefits they provide, the resources they require, and the hassles they produce.
Mar 8, 2006, 15:03,
Real estate has long been the most effective vehicle for building wealth.
Mar 3, 2006, 08:58,
In my 10 years in the real estate business, I bet I've met 5,000 investors at all levels of
knowledge and experience. Some have become amazingly successful, while others have lost
steam or experienced dramatic failures.
Mar 1, 2006, 15:16,
Not only are there multiple types of properties and areas in which you might invest-fortunes have been made in single families, apartments, mobile homes, commercial properties, raw land, options, mortgages, great areas, awful areas, middling areas, and dozens more-but there are also multiple ways to make each type of property make money.
Feb 21, 2006, 23:05,
When buying income property real estate, the general rule is to use as little of your own money as possible. Although leverage can be a handicap, it can also be a powerful asset.
Jan 28, 2006, 23:13,
It is very difficult to plan a long-term real estate investment strategy around speculation.
Jan 28, 2006, 22:32,
The right timing can enable you to buy low and in a few years' time see your property significantly appreciate in value. But the willingness to take some risk is equally important in deciding when to buy and how much to pay.
Jan 13, 2006, 10:44,
You have several options available after purchasing a property and renovating it into habitable condition: Selling On Installment, Selling Outright and Conversion.
Jan 12, 2006, 20:15,
After purchasing a property and renovating it into habitable condition, you have several options available: renting it is the first one you might consider.
Jan 11, 2006, 16:57,
This real estate investing article will look into some strategies you can use when you put up real estate as collateral. contracts of sale, lease options and other advanced strategies.
Jan 8, 2006, 19:11,
I've always felt that buying a unique property in an established area was much better than buying something that made you feel as if you were part of a mule train.
Jan 8, 2006, 19:02,
A well-planned community generally has land uses that are segregated.
Jan 6, 2006, 19:25,
Whether you are BRAND NEW to real estate investing or an expert in the game, it¡¯s critical that you understand these 7 Simple Steps to real estate investing.
Jan 3, 2006, 04:56,
When analyzing a property's growth potential, it is important to find out as much as you can about a community and isolate the factors that contribute to growth.
Dec 13, 2005, 01:02,
In this article we will cover where and how to obtain your inventory. There are three basic sources that are covered.
1. Physical County Tax Sales
2. Online County Tax Sales
3. Bulk Online Sellers
Dec 3, 2005, 15:08,
One would be impresses with the ideas of various real estate gurus and oracles if they offered solid proof of success among their many followers. But not only is clear and uncontested evidence unavailable, the factual data that does exit paints a far-from-impressive picture. We have seers who are bankrupt, no-money-down organizations seeking protection from creditors, consent arrangements between seers and state consumer authorities, and a host of other problems widely reported in the media.
As an alternative, we have successful investors who have never been on television, never offered seminars, and never been bankrupt. They're quietly at work in very community and many have amasses substantial wealth.
Nov 24, 2005, 14:59,
Many people want to know “how to” make a fortune in real estate. The truth is that there are fortunes to be made, but there are also bottomless pits that will suck up every bit of your investment capital leaving you with nothing. Take a look at one of the popular methods of real estate investing – speculation – and how it can work both for and against you.
Nov 13, 2005, 11:11,
Office buildings are a difficult first investment. Adequate income is the key. If you decide to buy an office building, be sure to make a thorough tenant demand analysis for the subject property. Briefly, a demand analysis would include a forecast or estimate of the need and desire for office space in the community over a long period of time and what the future competition from other similar existing and proposed projects might do to the office building market. If there is nothing in the immediate area renting for $3.5 per square foot of floor area per month, it would be virtually impossible to get any more for your space unless you have a better quality building.
Nov 11, 2005, 14:27,
Single family residential property is great if you have the right tenant. If you don't have the right tenant, it can be brutal. Successfully finding the right tenant to live in a house is the best thing that can happen. I have some tenants in a house I own in Los Angeles who think and act as if they won the place. And they don't want me bothering them. I also have a house in Hollywood. The tenants there recently wrote me a note saying they spent about $400 fixing up the yard and wanted to know what I thought about it? I said, "Wonderful. Send me the bill." And that was that. They always pay their rent on time and never complain about anything. It works out just super.
Nov 11, 2005, 13:30,
Once you have decided to invest in real estate, it is important to determine the type of property that best suits your personality, skills, temperament, time availability, and practical needs. You wouldn’t expect a 65-year-old widow with a dependent sister to own and manage a fraternity house anymore than you would expect a 30-year-old first-time investor to own a retirement home.
Nov 8, 2005, 04:22,
Investment real estate is quickly appreciating in most neighborhoods throughout the US and even worldwide. So, what are the basic steps that you need to know to make a success at buying your real estate investment.
Oct 28, 2005, 17:43,
House hunting can be fun, and educational. The fun is in becoming a sort of detective, scanning the field for clues, following up leads, piecing together information, drawing conclusions. The education comes in learning your way around, picking up knowledge that will help make your money grow.
Oct 24, 2005, 15:58,
There are three basic ways to figure the value of in come property. If you look at all three approaches before making up your mind, you're least likely to go wrong.
Oct 24, 2005, 15:53,
There are three basic ways to figure the value of in come property. If you look at all three approaches before making up your mind, you're least likely to go wrong.
Oct 14, 2005, 13:01,
There are some steps you can take for a successful real estate strategy. The most important are to make a plan and to find ways to bring attention to your property.
Oct 13, 2005, 10:55,
The most common obstacle to buying or selling property is that thee buyer can't afford to put up enough cash for the down payment the seller feels he must have. However, there are plenty of ways to solve this problem.
Oct 13, 2005, 02:55,
The lead off questions you should raise about real estate investing, are inquiries for you to ask yourself. Are you cautious when investing in real estate? Do you venture into some moderate yet creative real estate investing? Or are you a speculative investor, buying investment properties in carefully researched neighborhoods using the real estate investing advice of specialists like The Property Investors Club.
Oct 11, 2005, 09:08,
Your real estate investing strategy should cover several specific points. The plan should be adjustable and should account for your goals. You can take some steps to make your strategies come to fruition, including making a network of people to help and looking for alternative investment opportunities
Oct 2, 2005, 17:59,
You enhance the potential benefits of leverage whenever you find a way either to borrow at less cost or to increase the percentage of borrowed money you use in the transaction. For example, if you could acquire Property B with a mortgage loan at 6 percent instead of 8 percent, the interest on your $40,000 mortgage would then be only $2,400 a year. Subtract this $2,400 from your $5,000 income on the property, and you¡¯d be netting $2,600, which is a 26 percent annual yield on the $10,000 you invested.
Oct 2, 2005, 17:48,
Want To Buy More Property? Borrow More Money!
By the time you¡¯ve owned and managed one or two piece of real estate, and watched the spendable cash profits roll in, your appetite will probably be whetted for more. Let¡¯s consider how you can expand.
Sep 23, 2005, 01:45,
Real estate investment continues to be one of the largest wealth creation tools in America. It remains one of the fastest and proven ways to amass a fortune, and more importantly, once you understand the basics, almost anyone can do it.
Sep 18, 2005, 12:52,
when to buy, sell, hold real estate
Sep 14, 2005, 23:41,
The basic rehab strategy is to renovate each property to "doll-house" condition including the addition of appropriate "sizzle" features to enhance marketability.
Sep 9, 2005, 17:24,
One way to collect tent on a house that is higher than the market rent is to offer a rent-to-buy program. The system can work extremely well.
Sep 4, 2005, 23:47,
Investing for your financial future is no laughing matter. However, incomplete and generalized media comments can be filled with jeering remarks to better educate and investor.
Aug 30, 2005, 20:58,
Another quick and simple system designed to 'kick-start' your real estate investment business.
Aug 30, 2005, 18:10,
Ready for maximum wealth in your Real Estate investing? It's easier than you think once you understand the 3 Top Methods of Real Estate investing. This article provides a 'how-its-done' look to maximize your results.
Aug 21, 2005, 11:26,
How do you determine where to invest in real estate? By asking the right questions.
Aug 20, 2005, 19:15,
Tips on how to buy a conservatory in the UK.
Aug 13, 2005, 23:40,
Great title isn't it? A shame it has nothing to with the content of this article, but this writer will never stop trying to get your attention with some important ideas that will get you into that new Mercedes. This is a very weird business! On one hand you can get rich doing deals, creating cash flow, assigning contracts, selling information, but on the other hand it can be a frustrating experience for many of you. What does it really take to make this business profitable, consistent and a lotta fun?
Jul 6, 2005, 00:16,
7 Secrets Real Estate Investors Know
Jul 1, 2005, 20:08,
I know many investors step into the game of real estate investing with high hopes of landing the deal that will turn their financial situation around and yes some do and this is not for you - this is for the investors still looking for that first deal!
Jun 30, 2005, 08:43,
Find out what we are buying when investing in property. Are we getting caught up in the emotional hype of investing, or buying to make profit?
Jun 30, 2005, 08:38,
There are 5 fundamental secrets that real estate investors like to keep close to their chest and they are the secrets that enable them to survive and even profit during a bear market. This article blows the lid off the secret world of the professional real estate investor!
Jun 29, 2005, 08:31,
Real Estate Investing tends to run in cycles. Over the past 12 years interest rates have dropped from double digit levels to the lowest levels in 30 years. That drop sparked the biggest investing boom in history. But how will rising rates affect todays investor? Donna Robinson looks into the future, and recalls the "good old days" of double digit rates.
Jun 29, 2005, 08:28,
If you want to invest in real estate, carefully examine the history of the market you are purchasing in! Careful your boom doesn't go bust.
Jun 28, 2005, 12:37,
Understanding and using yearly price growth statistics in an area of interest is critical to making successful property investments decisions.
Jun 25, 2005, 06:43,
Many experts say you can't lose if you put your money into Property. Not true. Hundreds of investors who have lost their savings through property investment tell a different story. Nothing is a foolproof investment - including property. Learn why some fail in property and prevent it happening to you...
Jun 24, 2005, 14:50,
If you are anything like me, you are always looking for a good way to work for yourself and make tons of money. Is this not the dream of millions of Americans? Of course it is, and I am willing to bet that you have considered getting into the real estate market at some point.
Jun 24, 2005, 14:46,
The current property investment bubble is 20% bigger than the stock market bubble of 2000! According to the Economist magazine, it is the biggest bubble of all time. So what lies ahead?
Jun 24, 2005, 14:36,
Many people are diverting funds away from poor returning stock markets globally and plowing money into real estate; for those of you considering how best to make the most significant returns from real estate investment here are 5 hot tips to set you on the path to potential profits!
Jun 20, 2005, 15:18,
When it comes to investing, everybody has certain goals and aspirations. However, we have found that there are certain guidelines every aspiring real estate investor needs to know:
Jun 19, 2005, 13:01,
Here's a reminder of the past...
Residential builders threw up 1.3 million news houses
in 2003, and 2004 was similar.
Jun 10, 2005, 00:01,
I get emails on a regular basis from people
asking how they can Quick Start their investing.
Here's one I just received¡
Jun 6, 2005, 08:55,
Avoid 12 Common Mistakes Made by Novice Investors and Ensure High Rates of Return!
May 30, 2005, 23:53,
One of the things that distresses us about our industry is the amount of wrong or incomplete information available to investors. Some myths block what otherwise would be a great deal, while others would have you believe that a bad deal is actually great. Let’s take this opportunity to dispel 5 of the most common.
May 21, 2005, 11:48,
I found an opportunity to purchase a brand new house on a quarter acre lot. The house was one door down from what would be a beautiful 40-acre park. The park would have many amenities such as 4 baseball fields, 3 soccer fields, 4 volleyball quarts, 3-basketball quarts etc. A great place that was sure to go up in value seeing how this was a newly established growing area.
May 16, 2005, 11:25,
Seven Tips for Success as a Real Estate Investor
May 16, 2005, 08:55,
Many investors are turned off by real estate because they do not have the time or inclination to become landlords and property managers. Both of which are in fact, a career in themselves.
May 14, 2005, 20:32,
Let’s get right to the point: Divorce. Whether you realize it or not divorce is probably the #1 reason houses go into foreclosure. When payments on a house start getting behind that alone has caused many to file the legal separation of divorce.
May 7, 2005, 16:15,
So often you hear people say that the most important aspect of investing is to find good deals and that if you do this, the money to finance your purchases will soon follow. Well, to many new investors who haven’t ever done a deal, this is pretty unnerving and seems easier said than done. Believing in the “money will be there?theory and then making offers based on this belief is like taking a huge leap of faith, particularly when it would hurt to lose an earnest money deposit and/or damage your reputation as a “closer?if the deal shouldn’t close.
May 7, 2005, 16:09,
When I first started investing, contracts to purchase REO properties from banks were still assignable. Whenever I wholesaled a property, I signed a simple, one-page Assignment of Contract with my buyer which assigned my buying position in my contract with a bank to my buyer. Effectively, my buyer (the assignee) stepped into my shoes and closed the deal.