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What Are The Different Types of Mortgage Loans For Real Estate Investment?

What Are The Different Types of Mortgage Loans For Real Estate Investment?

Types of Mortgage Loans When you start searching for mortgage options, you will probably find out that there are different types of mortgage loans to choose from. With so many types of mortgage loans, you may most likely don’t know where to begin. You know you need to pick the best mortgage rate, however, you...
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The Greatest Real Estate Advantage

The Greatest Real Estate Advantage

Ignoring the fact that stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and other investments are either over-valued or providing negative real returns, real estate has almost always been the best use of capital specifically because of your ability to leverage your investment. If used properly, leverage will significantly enhance your return on investment.  This is easy to...
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How to Create Profits in Today’s Seller’s Market

How to Create Profits in Today’s Seller’s Market

The feedback I get from investors across the country is that we are in a seller’s market.  Prices are up.  Inventory is low.  Properties in the hottest markets are selling over asking price with multiple offers.  Investors are paying “more than they want to” just to get a deal done.  The ratio between rents...
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Multi-Family Investment Properties — More Tempting Than Chocolate Cake?

Multi-Family Investment Properties — More Tempting Than Chocolate Cake?

Chocolate cake and real estate.  Probably not a combination you think of very often.  Unless, of course, we’re talking about chocolate chip cookies and open houses, which every agent knows is the winning combination.  Wondering how we can link the two?  Keep reading. Over the past few years, investors looking for single-family rentals have...
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Landlords: You Need to Invest in These Upgrades Now

Landlords: You Need to Invest in These Upgrades Now

When you own income-producing rental property, it’s important to attract renters and keep tenants happy without sinking a small fortune into luxurious upgrades that won’t get you much return on investment. On the other hand, not taking care of your property or offering upgrades will likely cost you more in the long run, as...
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17 Facts That Make Houston the Best City in America

17 Facts That Make Houston the Best City in America

When people think of a thriving, up and coming city, they don’t usually think of Houston. People tend to associate the city with the smell of oil refineries, oppressive humidity, and the perennially under-performing Astros. They should take another look. Houston’s an economic juggernaut. It’s by far the country’s number one job creator, the...
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One-Year Rent Guarantee – Too Good to be True?

One-Year Rent Guarantee – Too Good to be True?

Earlier this year Norada Real Estate added a One-Year Rent Guarantee as part of every investment property purchased through their network. The response by investors has been very positive and overwhelming. A few people made the comment that it sounded, “too good to be true”. In response to those comments, I present the following...
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United States Real Estate on Sale?

United States Real Estate on Sale?

Demand for U.S. real estate by foreign investors has exploded over the last year.  The first reason has been the weakness of the U.S. dollar.  That has allowed foreign buyers to invest in U.S. real estate that produces favorably high yields, as well as profiting from the currency trade. These two factors compound to...
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5 Tips to Reduce Your Property Tax Assessment

5 Tips to Reduce Your Property Tax Assessment

Investing in income producing property can be the single-most rewarding aspect of getting into real estate. Yet, it also comes with some significant responsibilities including mortgages, maintenance and property taxes. In some cases, annual property taxes can be astronomical for high dollar value properties and regions where the housing market is popular. Additionally, there...
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Top US Real Estate Markets for Foreign Buyers

Top US Real Estate Markets for Foreign Buyers

Wealthy foreigners from around the globe are taking advantage of America’s housing bust to snap up U.S. properties at cut-rate prices — helping local markets rebound in the process. “We’ve seen foreign investors buy $10 million to $20 million worth of property in a single trip,” says Peter Loewy of Los Angeles-based Teles Properties....
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