Purchasing Out of State Rentals One of the ways that real estate investors can expand their business is by purchasing properties out of state.  Moving into a new market out of state can present some challenges to you but with a strong ...

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Appealing Features for Real Estate Investors to Include in Rentals In an increasingly competitive rental market, what are tenants looking for in a rental home? Location is always an important factor, but what other factors are they ...

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Calculating Debt Service Coverage Ratio As a rental property investor, how can you calculate the potential value and cash-flow of a rental property before you buy it? When you’re looking for new properties, it’s important to be able to ...

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Estimating Capitalization Rate Two words can make or break an investor’s decision to buy their next rental property: cap rate. Cap rate, also known as the Capitalization Rate, is the perfect ratio to determine the potential income for ...

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The Advantages of a 5/1 ARM As a real estate investor, you’re always looking for a way to get ahead of the competition. Whatever edge you find can be the difference between purchasing a property and growing your portfolio, or losing ...

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Tips for Finding a Quality Property Manager Owning and managing a portfolio of rental properties requires time and dedication from you as a real estate investor. As you continue to grow your portfolio, you may want to explore hiring a ...

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Three Advantages of Investing in College Town Rentals Looking for an exciting new market to invest in and grow your rental property portfolio? A strong area of opportunity for you as a real estate investor are rental properties that ...

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Tips for Writing a Lease Agreement Writing a quality lease agreement is critical for protecting both landlords and tenants because it clearly states the terms and conditions. As you begin drafting your lease agreement ask yourself what ...

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5 Tenant-Landlord Laws Every Investor Should Know As a landlord, what can you do to protect yourself and make sure that you are in compliance with state and federal landlord-tenant laws? It is critical for you as a landlord to be ...

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Refinancing a Large Rental Portfolio: Single Property Loans vs. Portfolio Financing Pt. 1 As a real estate investor what are the advantages of a single rental property versus an entire portfolio of rental properties?  In this post we ...

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