Investment Properties: 10 Effective Ways to Find Yours This Year

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So you’ve decided to dip into the world of real estate by purchasing an investment property, but you’re stuck. How does someone actually find an investment property? While everyone has their own tips and tricks we’ll show you the ten best ways to go about finding an investment property.

Getting Started In Real Estate Investing: The Definitive Beginner’s Guide


Real estate investing can be a great way to boost your portfolio and quickly get you to financial independence. The barrier to entry feels high, and that scares off many would-be investors. If this is you, don’t worry. We’ll systematically walk you through the necessary steps for getting started in real estate investing.

CrowdStreet Review: Accessible Commercial Real Estate Investing

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Real estate has always provided investors with an added layer of diversification. It’s typically uncorrelated with the stock market, generates steady income, while potentially producing higher returns. Go in-depth with us as we uncover the details of investing in commercial real estate with Crowdstreet.

Owning Rental Property: Avoid Costly Mistakes by Following this Strategy

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Owning rental property is an excellent source of passive income. When done correctly, you can live off the cash flow provided by your renters. This post details how to manage your real estate investment with ease. Simply put, if you want to build wealth through real estate investing, this post shows you how.

Streitwise Review: Online Commercial Real Estate Investing for $1,000

What if I told you could get started investing in commercial real estate for as little as $1,000? That you’d gain access to a professionally managed portfolio of private real estate assets with some of the lowest fees in the industry – and it’s available to both accredited and non-accredited investors alike. Find out the details here.

Fundrise Review: Diversify with Online Real Estate Investing

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It goes without saying that real estate is both an important part of our wealth building strategy and something that we’re particularly interested in. When it comes to real estate, breakaway success is often found at scale and Fundrise’s goal is to scratch that itch. Does the Fundrise platform stand up to the hype?

Roofstock Review: Invest In Turnkey Single-Family Rental Properties


I’ll admit, I’ve been obsessed with rental properties for a few months now. There is so much to think about and consider with turnkey real estate investing. But we found a game changer. In our Roofstock review, we discuss buying turnkey rental properties and have a great chat with CEO Gary Beasley.

First Time Buyer? What You Need To Know Before Buying a House


Many people dream of buying a house for years they actually begin the process. There’s more to it than picking your favorite listing and moving in. You need to understand the steps of buying a house what to look for when buying, what questions to ask, understand the hidden costs, and how to close on it.

The Power of Using Leverage in Real Estate Investing to Increase Returns

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Before buying an investment property, you need financing. Using leverage is simply using other people’s money to make more money for you. 

Choosing The Best Rental Property Management Company

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Owning rental property doesn’t have to mean being a hands on landlord. What you need to know when choosing the best rental property management company.

Key Factors to Finding the Perfect Rental Property Neighborhood

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The most important thing in real estate is location, location, location. Today we discuss the key factors to finding the perfect rental property neighborhood. 

Buying Rental Property: Reduce Risk and Follow This Advice [UPDATED]

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43 million U.S. households are renters. If you’re thinking about buying rental property, that number might mislead you to think it’s an easy way to make a buck. Real estate investing can be an excellent passive income stream but success requires due diligence. I’m going to walk you through the steps of buying your first rental property so you don’t lose money – or your sanity. Let’s dive in.

The One Percent Rule – Getting Down With Real Estate Investing Math

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LMM has been on a real estate kick lately. It can be a great source of passive income. If you are considering it, here’s what you need to know about the one percent rule when buying a rental.

Real Estate Investing For Dummies

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Most people know that smart real estate investing can bring in big returns. Like investing in the stock market, real estate investing can seem intimidating. It’s really not though. There are just some key fundamentals you need to know before you get started.

Turnkey Rental Properties: Real Estate Investing for Passive Investors?

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There are nearly 44 million renter-occupied homes in the U.S. If you’ve ever thought about owning a piece of that real estate market, turnkey rental properties might make sense. Simply put, if you want to learn how to passively invest in property without the hassles of becoming a landlord, this post is for you. Let’s dive in.

Single-Family vs Multifamily Rental Properties: Which Is Superior?

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We’ve written about becoming a landlord in a previous series. Now we look at the pros and cons of single family homes versus multifamily rental property.

Cash On Cash Return: Determine If Your Rental Property Is a Good Investment

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Thomas and Andrew get nerdy about the numbers and chat about how to calculate rental yield to see if a property will be a smart investment.

How to Make Money in Real Estate: 6 Simple Tips You Can Use Right Now


Making money in real estate isn’t complicated. There are tried and tested truisms that real estate investors have been using for years to build wealth. Here are five that you can implement today to start investing.

Understanding and Calculating Cap Rate For Rental Properties


Cap rate is a calculation that helps you determine the profitability of a rental property. It’s a crucial part of your decision to buy a property or pass.

Lessons Learned Investing in Rental Properties

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Allison Karrels has been investing in rental properties for several years. She is back to explain lessons learned investing in rental properties.

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