‘Commercial real estate investment’ refers to the class of real estate that is primarily meant for investing money for profits later on. Examples of such properties include:• Restaurants (including franchises)• Retail• Office buildings• Self-storage (Mini-storage) / industrial• Strip malls• Hotels (also called “hospitality”)• Multi-family / apartment buildings. Why invest in commercial … Read The Full Post
I get asked all the time by new real estate investors if investing in hud homes is a good strategy. I will be recap in this article what I tell them….
The increased demand drives up the price and new investors tend to get any and will buy based on emotion … Read The Full Post
It doesn’t matter if you’re buying property in Costa Rica, or anywhere else for that matter, you need to choose the right location to maximize your capital growth.
Here we will look at buying Costa Rican property as an example – but the same guidelines apply for any property you wish … Read The Full Post
Keeping Up Potential Property with Property Management. Each property that is owned by someone has a different set of job descriptions that are added to it. If you are familiar with real estate, you are also probably familiar with the roles that are linked to the properties that you are on. … Read The Full Post
A major concern for realtors is personal safety. Many times the realtor is working alone in showing a property, having an open house, or manning the model house in a new subdivision. Some personal safety issues should include:On the first meeting of a client, have them meet you at the office. … Read The Full Post
People find many creative ways to leverage a profit on real estate. One possible way to turn a profit on a purchased property is to subdivide. Subdividing your property can allow you to keep your home, by reducing your lot size and selling it off. The process to obtain a permit … Read The Full Post
“Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.” (American 35th US President (1961-63), 1917-1963) Even the most famous recognize the need for the art of negotiation. To be able to make a good real estate deal, you must develop the art of good negotiation or … Read The Full Post
All you have to do is look around your town or city to see WHY you need to have a realtor. Properties are being bought and sold everyday with the benefit of market research and planning. Often times these two elements are outside the scope of a person who wishes to … Read The Full Post
Deciding on the Loan you will Get. It isn’t always easy to decide which type of loan will benefit you the most. All of the possibilities that are opened to you are different and will provide you with various benefits. Before jumping into a loan, you want to make sure that … Read The Full Post
Renting a room?. I wish I had thought of it sooner, but one day many years ago I finally gave it a try. I had a thee-bedroom mobile home on small piece of property, and I soon found that it was easy to rent out not one, but both other bedrooms. … Read The Full Post