Investing in real estate can be both time consuming and expensive. You need to constantly work your network to find the right investment opportunity. Then, minimum capital requirements are often in excess of $50,000.
Now there is a simple way to search real estate opportunities all over the country with as little as $5,000 to invest.
Warren Buffett said “Whether we’re talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise when it is marked down.”
The price you pay for real estate does not always equal its value. You can create immediate value by buying a distressed property.
I just returned from a trip to Virginia and was fortunate to be at the packed UVA fishbowl to witness two top experts debate the no-kill shelter movement. The fight card read Nathan Winograd of the no-kill movement vs. Jeff Kerr, General Counsel at PETA.
I expected to see a knock-down, drag out fight. But what I saw surprised me.
As the market changes over time, so do your investment needs. You may need more diversification, increased cash flow, or less management responsibilities. But every time you trade a property, the IRS takes a cut and your portfolio value is diluted.
There is one tool that pros use to defer capital gains and reinvest 100% of their cash, quickly growing their portfolio.
Opportunities come at us from everywhere. Every day my inbox is full of real estate deals trying to steal my time. Which ones do I pay attention to? Which ones do I let go by?
We are constantly inundated with information. There are too many choices. We need a way to cut through the clutter to make money in real estate.
The real estate market is imperfect. As markets change over time, new opportunities are created. Successful investors look for disconnects in the market where they can create value and profits.
This article explores one investment strategy that you can use to make money in your market.
With bank returns at only 1%, it is difficult to get ahead without risking our money on some speculative investment. It would be nice to find a secure investment that would pay out a 6% to 8% return with little risk or effort.
There is one type of real estate investment that offers a stable, safe return on investment with no ownership responsibilities.