3 Reasons Why Buying an Investment Property Is the Best Way to Build Your Net Worth

February 1, 2018 by John · Leave a Comment 

Whether you have recently graduated from college or are getting close to retirement, it’s likely that you have given some thought as to how you can grow your net worth. You might have invested in stocks, picked up a few bonds or have a 401(k) plan set up to help fund your retirement. But have you considered buying real estate as part of your portfolio?

The Mortgage Helper: How to Find the Perfect Tenant for Your Basement Suite

January 5, 2018 by John · Leave a Comment 

Do you have an empty basement or separated suite in your home? If you have a suite sitting empty, you are missing out on collecting some extra monthly income in the form of rent. Let’s take a look at a quick four-step process that will help you find the perfect tenant to rent out your basement suite.

Buying a Rental Property? These 4 Key Tips Will Ensure You Buy One That Turns a Profit

January 4, 2018 by John · Leave a Comment 

Are you starting to grow bored of watching your money go nowhere sitting in a bank account? With today’s interest rates doing little to encourage saving, many individuals are looking elsewhere for new investment opportunities. In today’s blog post we’ll share four essential tips for buying a profitable rental property. Let’s get started.

Real Estate 101: What Is a “Short Sale” And How Does It Work? Let’s Take a Look

November 2, 2017 by John · Leave a Comment 

Are you a budding real estate investor who is on the hunt for great deals on local homes? If so, you have probably heard about “short sale” homes, although it can take a bit of searching to find one. Let’s take a closer look at real estate short sales to learn how they work and when you might want to take advantage.

The Quick-and-Easy Guide to Getting Started With House Flipping

October 24, 2017 by John · Leave a Comment 

Investing in real estate is one of the oldest means of building and storing wealth. However, it is only just recently that “flipping” of houses – buying at a low price, renovating and selling at a higher price – became popular. For many, house flipping has become a full-time career and their primary source of income.

The Easy 3-Step Guide to Get Started With Real Estate Investing

October 5, 2017 by John · Leave a Comment 

Are you interested in expanding your investment portfolio with hard, long-term assets that are almost certain to grow in value? If so, you will want to consider investing in real estate. Let’s take a look at how you can get started with real estate investing in just three easy steps.

Real Estate Investment: Three Telltale Signs You’re Not Cut Out to Be a Landlord

March 7, 2017 by John · Leave a Comment 

The idea of purchasing a property and having renters can be an exciting business venture that offers lucrative financial rewards. However, there’s a lot involved in being a successful landlord and it’s important to be aware of what’s required before making the commitment. Whether you’re investing in one rental property or five, here are some questions you should ask yourself before getting involved.

Real Estate Investing: How to Find — and Hang on to — Great Rental Tenants

February 23, 2017 by John · Leave a Comment 

It’s great news if you have enough financial capital that you have the option of investing in a rental property, but being able to afford it is only half the battle. Since you’ll need to find and keep the right renters in order to make a profit, here are some ways that you can ensure your property will be a financial benefit.

Looking to Invest or Live in an Up and Coming Neighborhood? 5 Clues to Finding The Best Ones

March 10, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Making a home purchase in a neighborhood that is sure to boom in the coming years can be a great real estate investment, but guessing on the next trendy locale may seem fraught with risk. If you’re trying to determine which area will be up and coming down the road, here are some telltale signs that buying may be a benefit to your bank account.

Understanding How Home Equity Works and Why Buying a Home Can Be Your Best Investment

February 2, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Whether you’ve never heard the phrase ‘home equity’ before or you have a little familiarity, here are the ins and out of what it means and how this asset can help your financial outlook.

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