Why Memphis…Why Now?

Building Real Stable Wealth Has Never Been Easier Than Right Now! Memphis is definitely a rental city with up to 60% of the houses being rentals. Good News for investors looking to cash in on the high rental demand. Many property management firms are experiencing huge demand for rental houses. Buying rental houses in Memphis … Continued

20 MARKETS WHERE BUYING RENTALS STILL MAKES SENSE

While buying single family rental properties has become the darling investment strategy of Wall Street, it may not always make sense for individual real estate investors — particularly in some markets already picked over by the large institutional investors. But there are still markets where the numbers work for the conservative, individual investor looking to … Continued

Selling Your Home? Do You Improve It or Leave It?

Should you make home improvements when you plan to move anyway? Generating curb appeal and using model home staging techniques are better ways to spend your money than loading up on major home improvements when it’s time to sell your home in any market. Curb appeal and staging won’t work, however, if your home is … Continued

Hottest Housing Market For 2014

Memphis has been attracting hordes of real estate investors, who are snapping up foreclosures and other cheap housing, rehabbing the homes and renting them out for handsome profits. That has lifted home values in recent months. The metro area recorded a year-over-year increase of more than 8% through September. And CoreLogic predicts that prices will … Continued

20 Best Cities To Buy Rental Homes

With interest rates near record lows and rising rents, real estate can be a good investment these days — depending on where you buy and how you pay for it. The ROI on rentals RealtyTrac has just released a list of the 20 best markets to buy a rental home as an investment. The company … Continued

Top 10 Keys To Successful Real Estate Investments

When dealing with real estate investments there are many steps to go through before investing. Here are my top 10 keys to a successful real estate investment. EDUCATION – If you are not experienced in real estate investments the very first thing you should do is to get educated. Take the time to find out … Continued

Property Disclosures – The Right To Know

As buyers and sellers, you should be aware of your rights and responsibilities relating to disclosure of property conditions. These exist because of laws enacted by Congress and state legislatures and from principles that have evolved from case law or court opinions. Many states have adopted laws requiring property sellers (record owners as well as equitable owners) to provide … Continued

Why Invest In Real Estate?

The key to real estate investment is to invest in one, and not diversify the focus. It is often about following one path till you find success in it. You need to find a way through which you can reap maximum benefits. Some of the reasons for investing in real estate might help you in … Continued

Housing Market Posts Gains

Sales of previously owned homes were stronger than expected in October, putting them on track to hit their highest annual level since 2007. Existing homes sold at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.79 million units in October, the second-highest level of the year and up 2.1% from September, the National Association of Realtors said … Continued

Rental House Investments Beats Investing In Stocks

After seeing the stock market and real estate market decline so significantly the past few years, many investors are wondering whether now is a better time to buy stocks or invest in real estate and which would be a better investment? Real Estate Investing vs. Stock Market Investing Consider the following facts about a recent rental house … Continued