Fix & Flip

The 26 Best Curb Appeal Ideas for Every Budget

  Curb Appeal Ideas for $0 – $500 1. Create a Seating Area on the Porch Estimated cost: Free – $500 Will you need to hire a contractor? No 2. Use Lawn Paint to Make a Brown Lawn Green Again Estimated cost: $150 Will you need to hire a contractor? No 3. Add New House Numbers Estimated cost: $20 –…

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Pilot Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) Ordinance Approved

Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance (ADU) Approved An Accessory Dwelling Unit  or ADU is a legal and regulatory term for a secondary house or apartment that shares the building lot of a larger, primary house. An ADU can be a tiny house in the backyard, a coach house, a granny flat, a build-out space in the…

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I Need to build a team !!!!!! HELP

I Need to build a team !!!!!! [email protected] an Investor From London England on Bigger Pockets asks:  On a recent Bigger Pocket Post Jason from London England asked for help to build a team for his first investments. Here’s our response to his question. @Jaloan asked: How do I go about building my team of a Lender,…

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Is The Housing Market Going To Cool Off Soon

Is the housing market going to cool down? According to data provided by the Federal Reserve, inventory bottomed out nationally in October, hitting levels we haven’t seen since 2004. This has led to one heck of a seller’s market over the last couple of months.  The months supply of inventory for single-family homes in Chicagoland…

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What is a 1031 Exchange

What is a 1031 exchange? If a landlord decides to sell a rental property at some point, they will need to pay taxes on that gain. Now, this might not be a big deal if the property was a terrible investment or the investor had some bad luck and doesn’t have any financial gain. But…

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Cities Where Homes Are Selling The Fastest

Homes Selling Fast & Inventory Down The market has an unusually constrained supply of homes for sale. Real estate inventory usually shifts on a seasonal basis, dropping in the winter and picking up in the warmer months. COVID-19 interrupted these trends when the pandemic emerged in March. Inventory held flat during the spring but began…

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Stocks vs Real Estate- What’s The Best ROI

What Offers the Best Return on Investment? 145 Years of Real Estate vs. Stocks   Choosing the ideal investment has been a long-heated debate.  And there’s a strong argument to be made for investing in both real estate and stocks—a diversified portfolio is never a bad thing.Which earns the best return on investment: real estate vs. stocks? And…

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Self Directed IRA (SDIRA) for Real Estate

Self Directed IRA (SDIRA) for Real Estate As part of our Client Appreciation Program this week we’d like to provide you with some information on Self Directed IRA  (SDIRA) and how we use SDIRAS for Real Estate. First, there are several types of IRAs, but the most common are Traditional and a Roth IRA. You need…

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New Report Proves Owning a Home Is Cheaper Than Renting- Time To Buy

Owning Cheaper Than Renting ATTOM Data Solutions released its 2021 Rental Affordability Report earlier in January. The report gave many insights, but this was perhaps the most interesting: ATTOM found that owning a median-priced three-bedroom home was actually more affordable than renting the same type of property in 63% of the 915 counties analyzed across the United States.…

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