Real Estate Investing Tips, Trends and Resources

landlord illness tips

The Landlord’s Guide to Reducing the Spread of Illness in Apartment Buildings

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : August 25, 2020 at 3:09 pm

As part of the effort to “flatten the curve” as it relates to the spread of COVID-19, the CDC’s public health guidance includes numerous measures for staying safe. If you own an apartment building, helping your tenants with measures like...

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flooring tips

The Best Flooring Options for Your Next Fix-and-Flip Project

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : August 19, 2020 at 8:51 am

There’s a lot that goes into making a fix-and-flip real estate investment opportunity profitable. The price you pay for the property and the work you choose to do – including the flooring type you choose – will all ultimately decide...

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home removation

Never Skimp in These Areas when Renovating a House to Sell for Profit

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : August 12, 2020 at 8:47 am

When you renovate a home to sell for profit – more commonly called a “fix and flip” project – there are certain areas where you can spend a little less and get away with it. On the other hand, there...

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apartment building investment

How to Make Your Apartment Buildings More Attractive to Potential Renters

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : August 5, 2020 at 8:40 am

Whether you’re buying an existing apartment building filled with tenants, building a brand new apartment building from the ground up, or renovating an empty building in hopes of attracting new families, attracting tenants – and keeping them once they move...

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hiring inspector

The Importance of Hiring an Inspector You Trust before Buying Any Property

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : July 2, 2020 at 9:13 am

Buying new investment properties can be both exhilarating and nerve-wracking for real estate investors. The potential for profit creates excitement, but at the same time, the fear of falling into a deep money pit still exists. Hiring an inspector that...

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construction technologies

New Smart Technologies to Consider for Your Next Fix-and-Flip Project

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : June 22, 2020 at 8:42 am

Technology has come a long way in the last few decades. Many of us can remember when landline phones attached to the wall with a cord were as high-tech as it got. Today, though, we can peek inside the fridge...

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Looking to Expand Your Real Estate Investing Reach? Consider These Up-and-Coming US Cities

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : June 10, 2020 at 8:31 am

Most investors start their careers by purchasing homes and properties in nearby cities. Later, as they gain experience and learn more about the best ways to profit, they inevitably expand into other parts of the country. Below are some of...

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Is That Property a Fixer-Upper or a Money Pit? 5 Ways to Tell the Difference

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : June 5, 2020 at 8:17 am

Whether you are brand new to real estate investing or you have several years of experience up your sleeve, there’s a good chance that you’ve experienced the anxiety that comes along with buying a fix-and-flip property. Are you going to...

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real estate investment trust

Physical Real Estate vs. Real Estate Investment Trusts

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : May 29, 2020 at 8:05 am

If you think real estate investing is all about buying homes to fix and sell or building huge apartment buildings in emerging neighborhoods, you might be missing out on a few pretty spectacular opportunities. Here, you can learn more about...

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real estate tax liens

Combining Tax Lien Investment with Real Estate Investment

Post by : Ian Colville | Post on : May 18, 2020 at 8:56 am

Real estate investing is still one of the best and most popular ways for generating income and diversifying your investment portfolio. If you are looking for another type of investment that fits well with real estate, property tax lien investing...

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