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9 things to watch out for in an investme...

There are many things to know before investing in a property. Understanding how taxes and other fees work is important, as is knowing what type of homes are in your area. Another thing you’ll want to watch out for is the other fees associated with the property. Additionally, you’ll want to make sure the neighborhood […]

10 investment property risks and how to ...

Lowest Interest Rates for 1 Year Fixed Home Loans The comparison chart below shows some of Canstar’s database of one year fixed rate mortgage loan products with links to the websites of lenders available for a loan amount of $350,000 at 80% LVR in New South Wales, and available for principal and interest repayments. The […]

1031s: Minimizing the tax burden of your...

Investment properties are almost a two-in-one return opportunity. Not only can you regularly generate rental income, but the property will often increase in value over time and bring you even more returns in the end. But like most things in life, this opportunity can be a double-edged sword when it comes time to sell. Not […]

Should you buy investment property now o...

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. As a real estate investor and trainer, I am often asked if it is worth getting into real estate right now. A lot of people expect a crash at some point and think the market is in a bubble. As a result, they are worried about buying […]

Can I afford a real estate investment ca...

How to know when you can afford to buy investment property Investing in real estate is often considered the “less risky” form of investing, unlike stocks or managed funds which may require specialist knowledge to get a foot in the door. Buying a property, such as a house or a home, can be very profitable, […]

Depreciation of investment properties ex...

Depreciation can be one of the benefits of owning investment property. Here is a 101 guide on how it works. What is real estate depreciation? Real estate depreciation is a legal tax deduction linked to the wear and tear of your investment property. Simply put, you may be able to claim a tax deduction due […]

How to choose the right home investment ...

Most people don’t know it, but the success of an investment property does not only depend on choosing the right property but also on the right investment property loan. It’s understandable that most investors focus on property first when thinking about investing in real estate, but securing financing is the crucial first step before they […]

Buy your next investment property at auc...

The nationwide moratorium ended last month, giving investors an unprecedented opportunity to participate in the real estate market, specifically foreclosure auctions. Generally, to close the sale of a property at auction, you need to be able to provide the funds within a short period of time. This can lead you to believe that money is […]

The easy changes that add value to your ...

Investors have flocked back into residential real estate nationwide, pulling money from stock markets to buy property at rock bottom interest rates in the hope that prices will continue to rise. But the wisest, says buyer’s agent Emma Bloom, are those who choose houses or apartments that they know they can improve to provide some […]

5 useful tips for choosing your first in...

With market fluctuations and a changing economy, investing in real estate can prove to be a profitable insurance policy for your financial future. If you are considering making your first investment, here are some things to consider. Property investors have been riding a wild wave during the pandemic, with the short-term rental market stalling and […]

Living solely off income from an investm...

However, past performance in the short term is not an indication of future returns and the coronavirus pandemic has produced a “new normal”. All trends eventually break. As the author of the first letter in your column on February 7, I accepted the federal government’s offer to downsize my house, sell my property and buy […]

Are you looking to buy a rental property...

Becoming a rental property investor is a great way to generate additional income as well as build your nest egg or investment portfolio. However, buying a rental property should not be taken lightly as there are several factors to consider before signing on the dotted line. Here are some things you should think about when […]

How to find a good investment property i...

Maybe you’ve wanted to buy an investment property for a while, but your budget — not thanks to student loan debt — has limited your options. However, if you learn how to find a good rental property, it could still be worth it. A great first step is to rely on the experts. Not only […]

How a US Navy sailor used military perks...

Mike Damazo is a US Navy NCO stationed in Japan. For the past seven years, he has used military benefits to invest in real estate. Damazo “hacked” a house he bought outside of Fresno, Calif., using renters’ income and his own military housing allowance to cover the mortgage. He also owns a townhouse in San […]

Can an investment property be self-finan...

Once you buy an investment property, you commit to paying off debt for about 30 years, which can seem like a Herculean task! But, there are simple ways to monetize your property. The secret is to have positive cash flow. Positive cash flow is the goal of every real estate investor. Whatever strategy you plan […]

Tips for Buying an Investment Property

Many of the richest people in the world get rich by investing and buying real estate. It is therefore no wonder that many people also want to invest and buy properties and rent them out. With the economy as it is, many people are struggling to buy their own home despite having full-time jobs. In […]

Six things to consider when looking for ...

Investing in real estate comes with its own set of risks and considerations. For example, properties may have more repair needs than is immediately apparent, or there may be questions about the strength of the local labor market or whether the season will impact the attractiveness of the area. . One of the main concerns […]