How to Find (and Keep) Tenants

How to Find (and Keep) Tenants

As the landlord of a rental property, finding and keeping tenants is the best way to protect your investment and build your wealth over time. By being proactive, you can recruit and retain good tenants.

Here’s a quick look at how to find — and keep — tenants to make your income property profitable.

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Guide to House-Flipping

Guide to House-Flipping

Home improvement TV shows have made house-flipping look like a dream payday. You buy a house that needs repairs at a low cost. You make the repairs. Then, you sell the home to an eager buyer for a huge profit.

Flipping homes can be a great way to build your wealth through real estate investment. But, in reality, there are several considerations to keep in mind before you dive headfirst into house-flipping.

Here’s a quick guide to house-flipping that answers some of the most important questions you may face as a new investor.

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How to Passively Invest in Real Estate

How to Passively Invest in Real Estate

Investing in real estate can be a dynamic part of building wealth. But not all forms of real estate investment work the same or are the right fit for every investor.

Active forms of real estate investment, such as buying and flipping homes and owning a rental property, can be particularly intimidating to a first-time real estate investor. Although active investments can give a great return on your investment, they also require more risk, effort, and knowledge to succeed.

That’s where passive real estate investment comes into play. Ideal for new investors, passively investing in real estate allows you to build a portfolio without shouldering the responsibility solo.

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Should You Invest in Real Estate?

Should You Invest in Real Estate?

While there are no crystal balls to tell you the future, there are some important considerations to keep in mind before you invest in real estate as a first-timer. Here’s a look at some of the key factors to consider as you decide if you should invest in real estate.

Is it the right time?

First, it’s important to understand the principles of buyer’s and seller’s markets.

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7 Types of Real Estate Investing

7 Types of Real Estate Investing

Investors have a lot of options when it comes to real estate. Some are hands on — such as flipping a house — while others are more passive investments.

Before delving into real estate investing, it’s important to know the available options to find what best suits your financial goals. Here’s a look at seven types of real estate investing.

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