REAL ESTATE

4 Unconventional Signals That Show Me Untapped Potential in a Real Estate Market

In This Article This article is presented by Rent to Retirement. Read our editorial guidelines for more information. When you’re researching potential real estate markets to invest in,

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Zero-Down Mortgages Are Making a Comeback—Is This the Beginning of Another Housing Crash?

In This Article Key Takeaways United Wholesale Mortgage launched a new zero-down mortgage program available for first-time homebuyers. The program allows borrowers who qualify to

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Inspections for Rental Properties (The Landlord Guide)

In This Article Key Takeaways Regular inspections maintain property value, identify issues, ensure compliance, and provide legal protection. Four main types of inspections: move-in, move-out,

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2024 Real Estate Investing Strategy Showdown: Rentals, Flips

House flipping vs. renting vs. build-to-rent: which real estate investing strategies could make you the MOST money in the second half of 2024? At the

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How Much Should a State’s Landlord-Tenant Laws Affect Your Real Estate Investing Strategy?

In This Article If you are a new investor with limited capital, having the misfortune of renting to a bad tenant in a tenant-friendly state

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My Flip MUST Check These 5 Boxes—or I’m Walking Away From the Deal

In This Article Some flippers buy on the style of home, location, or type of projects that need to be done. For me, flipping is

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How to Avoid High Down Payments

One of the biggest hurdles to rental property investing? High down payments. Most lenders want you to come to the table with twenty to thirty

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Home Insurance Premiums Are Set to Hit a Record This Year—When Will Prices Fall?

In this article Insurance premiums are skyrocketing across the U.S., with no end in sight to annual increases that may just make you rethink investing

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When the Home Sale Capital Gains “Exemption” Isn’t Worth It…

When is it NOT worth taking a capital gains tax exemption? Wouldn’t it ALWAYS be a good time to pay Uncle Sam less? Not exactly…and

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10 College Housing Markets That Buy-and-Hold Investors Should Consider

In this article Although having a robust college presence is a massive benefit for its parent city, other metrics should be considered when analyzing long-term