Best Build to Rent Markets in U.S.

Best Build to Rent US Markets

Ever since the beginning of the recession in 2006, the number of total owner-occupied properties has fallen by 1.4%. Over the same period, over half of the gains in rental housing inventory were comprised of single-family rental (SFR) properties. Amidst the economic fallout, several high-profile private equity firms targeted expansive portfolios of SFR homes. Build […]

Evaluating & Making Competitive Offers on Rental Properties

A properly managed rental property investment portfolio is a viable strategy to achieve sustainable financial freedom. Arguably two of the most essential steps in the investment process is determining what is a realistic offer for a given property and then evaluating its potential value. The truth of the matter is that the vast majority of […]

Real Estate Investors: How Do You Find the Right General Contractor?

Selecting a general contractor is one of the most significant decisions a real estate investor must make at the beginning phase of the majority of all projects. A reliable contractor can save you time, money and offer you much-needed peace of mind in what is oftentimes a stressful and deadline-driven industry. You may be wondering […]

Top Fix and Flip Investment Opportunities in Illinois

Illinois presents an extremely diverse real estate marketplace including agricultural, metropolitan, and suburban areas that are supported by an equally diverse economy spanning a variety of industries including financial, technological and production. Add to that an assortment of world-renowned amenities and attractions such as the breathtaking Chicago skyline, the Lincoln Presidential Library, and the famous […]

Tap Into the Benefits of a Real Estate Line of Credit

If you are a real estate investor, you understand there a plethora of different options when it comes to funding your transactions. These can range from conventional mortgages to private money and anything and everything in-between. Understanding the differences and advantages of your funding resources is an essential component of every successful deal. One financing […]

Q4 Predictions for the Private Lending & Real Estate Industries

There is one constant in the real estate industry: change. Trends come and go—and 2021 was certainly no exception. The national housing market has been picking up speed over the course of the past couple of years, even with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Home values skyrocketed, buyer demand spiked and mortgage rates plummeted to unprecedented […]

Hot Markets in the Multi-Family Lending Industry

In 2020, more than 43 million households were tenants, an illustration of the long-term upward trend of renters that began in the mid-1970’s. The multifamily marketplace composes approximately 15% of the entire existing housing supply. There has been a corresponding collective decrease in the residential vacancy rate, declining from 39.6% in 2010 to the present […]

Texas Fix and Flip Market

Texas Fix and Flip

Fix and flip real estate investors experienced a median profit margin of approximately $60,000 last year. The averages across the state of Texas in terms of revenue are aligned with these national statistics—with the housing market experiencing a healthy year-over-year expansion of 9.4% in 2020. While new home construction essentially stagnated for the year with […]

Top Fix and Flip Location Opportunities Across the Country

The fix and flip industry can be a very financially rewarding pursuit, either as a full-time profession or a side-hustle. The data supports this optimistic outlook. During the first two quarters of 2020, the median fix and flip project on a national basis generated a $62,300 return on investment—or the difference between the average sales […]

Best Cities for a Fix-and-Flip Loan

A number of real estate markets across the nation are indicating renewed investment potential for real estate investors looking to adopt the fix-and-flip approach. These highly-viable markets are on the rise due to a unique combination of market factors that savvy investors should be aware of when searching for their next fix and flip project. […]