Entries by dulce

Invest for Success!

By Dr. Albert Lowry You no doubt want to be a successful investor, but you need to know how to move beyond the wishing stage. I have some tips to help you get started and learn what to do to keep yourself on the right path. We’ll take a step-by-step look at how you too […]

The Solution to the Investment Guru Gap

By Russ Keith How did you get started in real estate investing? Maybe someone else…a friend, family member…or even your spouse, was bitten by the property investing bug and you caught it. Or maybe you were invited to a weekend property investing seminar and found yourself thrilled with all of the prospects for financial freedom […]

Are There Too Many Lawyers in the United States?

By Randy Hughes, Mr. Land Trust Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia said, “…there are too many lawyers in the United States…” He went on to say, “I do not mean to criticize lawyers, just the need for so many lawyers. Lawyers do not dig ditches or build buildings. When a society requires such a large […]

Property Value: The Capitalization Approach

By Dan Harkey When arranging a loan or investing in real estate, understanding the use of capitalization approach (“Cap Rates”) is critical to the decision-making. This subject is important to commercial realtors, lenders, developers, and investors. Definition of Capitalization Rate (Cap Rate) Cap Rates represent the ratio of Net Operating Income (“NOI”) to the property […]

Dealing With Negative Cash Flow

By Bruce Kellogg   The Problem For Investors As property prices rise in many markets across the country, it is becoming increasingly difficult for investors to acquire properties with a positive cash flow. Nowadays, it is all the more important to know how to deal with negative cash flow (“NCF”). Here are a number of […]

5 Apartment-Hunting Secrets That You Need To Know

By Wendy Dessler Getting The Best Living Situation Apartments can be useful for a number of reasons, though they can also be expensive, and they can be a real hassle if you don’t choose carefully. Following are five considerations to help you make the best choice in terms of your rental living situation. Use Available […]