7 06, 2019

Millennial Investors Leading The Housing Market Charge

By |2019-06-07T20:31:54-04:00June 7th, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Interest, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments|Tags: , , |0 Comments

There are over 75.4 million Millennials in the US and over 55 percent of them polled by Harris Interactive said they were interested in real estate investing. Couple this fact with the Bank of America Survey that claims that one in six Millennials have more than $100K in their savings, and you can see that this generation is sure to alter the real estate investing forecast. More Millennials believe that real estate investing produces better returns than the stock market. More than eight out of ten of them believe that real estate is a good investment according to a Fannie

17 12, 2018

Investing In Real Estate? Keep An Eye On Greenville, South Carolina

By |2019-01-21T15:51:44-04:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Hard Money, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Real estate investors, especially those with an artistic eye, should consider investing in Greenville, South Carolina. Greenville has about 68,000 people living in it and it was once an old mill town. Now? It's a vibrant city of the arts. It's attracting other artists, young professionals and young millennial families. The prices on homes is growing at a strong pace and the economy is up. It was once associated with textiles and manufacturing plants, but about a decade ago, the town changed its scene. A three-day festival known as Artisphere created an artsy hook. That spark grew into a marketing

16 12, 2018

Investing In Asheville Real Estate

By |2019-01-21T15:51:19-04:00December 16th, 2018|Categories: Hard Money, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments, Leases, Leasing Your Property|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The unique city of Asheville, North Carolina has even caught the attention of Forbes magazine. Indeed, Forbes listed Asheville as among the top 25 biggest boom markets in the United States. The gorgeous mountain city is one of the area's most sound real estate investment markets. Boom markets aren't a common occurrence, but Asheville is absolutely a boom market. Year to year, home prices in Asheville are jumping by as much as 15 percent! Real Estate Properties In Asheville Asheville has a wide assortment of properties available including the following: Land for sale in Asheville Asheville green homes Historic homes

17 11, 2017

What Are Holding Costs?

By |2017-11-17T13:00:47-04:00November 17th, 2017|Categories: Hard Money|Tags: , |0 Comments

If you’re about to become a real estate investor and you’re thinking about taking out a hard money loan to buy a property, you need to first account for all possible expenses – because flipping houses isn’t free. If you don’t plan properly, you could end up wasting money you don’t need to waste. And that means you need to consider holding costs. What Are Holding Costs? The term holding costs refers to the amount of money it’s going to cost you to hang on to a property that hasn’t sold yet. Holding costs include: Property taxes Insurance Utilities Maintenance

25 10, 2016

Tenants’ Improvements and Betterments (TIBs)

By |2016-10-25T10:00:22-04:00October 25th, 2016|Categories: Developers, Investing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Tenants’ improvements and betterments (or TIBs) are when a renter makes changes to a property or building that will increase its value. As a commercial landlord, your lease should include a clause about these upgrades and how they become your property at the time of the update. These improvements could include anything from installing new carpet, adding fixtures, or even building an addition. Basically, this means that anything your tenant attaches to your building permanently becomes yours. Who Covers the Expenses of Insurance? How you go about insuring these items depends on your lease. If your tenant is responsible for maintaining the

21 10, 2016

Cashing in On Short Sales and Foreclosures

By |2016-10-21T10:00:38-04:00October 21st, 2016|Categories: Hard Money|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you find a “diamond in the rough” house or commercial property, you know you need to act quickly. Day after day, investors are hunting for houses and commercial properties—and they probably have their eyes focused on the same prize that you're watching. Discovering a spectacular property at the right price is the name of the game. Short Sales and Foreclosures: How to Cash in as a Real Estate Investor Short sales and foreclosures are hot commodities in some cases, and you know that banks are around to lend money and make money. They are not in the business of

17 10, 2016

Let’s Talk About Triple-Net Leases

By |2016-10-17T10:00:50-04:00October 17th, 2016|Categories: Business, Investing, Leases|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When entering the world of commercial real estate, you were probably told to pick one of the basic types of leases and to stick with it. Determining whether a gross, net or modified gross lease is best for you can depend on a number of factors, including who you’re marketing your building to and what type of structure you have. If you’re thinking about a net lease, you’ll find that the term can actually be broken down even further, into three categories: single, double and triple. Single net leases have you charge the tenant for rent (high), utilities, and a part of