When it's time to sell a rental house, sometimes the unexpected problems encountered by some sellers are based on the fact the purchase was made without devoting much thought to buying a house that is easy to rent. Not every rental home starts out as...

Real estate can be a tremendous investment opportunity. And for those who are in for the long run, rental properties really can’t be beat.  But when it comes to taking that crucial first step, most people aren’t sure where to start. If you’re in this boat...

When it comes to building a retirement nest egg for the future, property is still regarded as one of the safest long-term investments. While some investors may want to buy a property and rent it out straight away, others may choose to live in the home...

The National Association of Home Builders recently released their monthly confidence index and at 62, February 2019 marks the highest index in the past four months. The index may be broken down into a subset of categories, all of which show impressive gains, including sales...

“Qualified Opportunity Zones” are creating quite a buzz lately. And for good reason! There’s major profit potential for real estate investors looking to take advantage of the capital gains tax credits that came along with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. In essence, the...

They started investing in real estate 30 years ago, with so much hope for their future. A rental house here, a duplex there, and soon they had a rental portfolio that would make anyone proud. They actively managed their properties and worked to make sure...

What makes a state a good place for real estate investors? There is actually a very big difference in how investor friendly different states operate—especially for landlords. Make sure you know the differences, as well as the advantages and disadvantages, of these markets. These can dramatically...

If you own a single piece of income-producing real estate, you’re probably fine without any kind of legal structure. But as you seriously consider growing your portfolio and adding investments, you’ll want to think long and hard about how you can legally protect yourself and...

So you’re looking for a fresh start and believe real estate is the way to go. Maybe you’ve heard that 90% of millionaires maintain their assets in real estate. You might have also heard that the majority of millionaires became millionaires because of real estate....