Blog

Archive for February, 2020

The Best Time to Buy a Home

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
The Best Time to Buy a Home

The best time to buy a home involves the seasons, but is ultimately up to you.

The best time to buy a home involves various factors. All the elements must align for you to find that dream home at the perfect time. In some cases, you may stumble upon the home of your choice by happenstance, but it is more likely that you are actively searching the market. Finding the best deal along with a fantastic house takes strategy, and knowing the seasonal patterns can be your key to that success.

(more…)

Real Estate Investing Terms (Part 2)

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
Real Estate Investing Terms (Part 2)

Take time to understand real estate investing lingo before jumping in.

Several blog posts ago, we talked about several essential real estate investing terms to know. Investing in commercial real estate is a profitable means of receiving passive income, especially with apartment buildings. Last time, we covered NOI, cap rate, cash flow, closing costs, gross rental yield, and HOA fees. Now we will summarize six more terms.

(more…)

How to Handle Dirty Tenants

Thursday, February 6th, 2020
How to Handle Dirty Tenants

Handling dirty tenants is a necessary but doable step in keeping your property pristine.

There is nothing good about having dirty tenants. Indeed, it can ultimately be a terrible nightmare. A messy tenant isn’t just an inconvenience; one can lead to bugs, roaches, and other harmful pests. The result is that re-renting the unit can become incredibly difficult, if not impossible. It’s no wonder property owners are conscious of keeping their tenants clean — because a dirty tenant can be a financial burden. Here are some helpful tips to help property owners handle dirty tenants like a pro. 

(more…)