How to Find Off-Market Properties: 5 Secret Tips

Off-market properties, also known as pocket listings, account for many of the properties sold each month on the market. However, unlike their traditional counterparts, these properties are often a bit more tricky to find considering that they might have never actually been listed. So, if you’re wondering how to find off-market properties, this post is…

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ARV Calculator: What It Is and Why It’s Important

Can you guess the number that should constantly be running through an investor’s mind when doing a deal? If you guessed the after-repair-value, then you are correct! The after-repair-value—or ARV—is an important metric to understand as it represents what your total investment will be worth at the conclusion of your deal taking into account the…

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How to Create the Most Effective Real Estate Bandit Sign

Bandit signs are one of the most effective marketing tools in real estate. They serve as a simple yet effective way to market yourself without compromising your budget. The key to creating the perfect real estate bandit sign is simplicity. After all, why spend a fortune when the average person only has a few moments…

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Tips for Investing in Multifamily Properties: How to Effectively Get Started and Manage These Properties

Multifamily property investment is a great way to get your foot in the door to the residential real estate investing world. Especially compared to single-unit rental properties, multifamily properties are often easier to finance, quicker to yield results, and offer more flexibility in managing responsibilities. However, if you have little or no experience investing in…

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Real Estate Comps: An Investor’s Key to Success

If there’s one thing any savvy real estate investor knows that makes or breaks a deal, it’s the price of a property. A question investors often ask is “how does this price compare to other properties in the area?” Real estate comps are the key that investors use to unlock a property’s potential. Finding out…

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Investment Property Management: The Tips and Tricks

Handling investment property management seems daunting without the right tricks up your sleeve. Many investors may even give up after a few attempts because let’s face it, it can be tedious. However, a good place to start is by taking time to research and understand your market. Who are you working with? What are your…

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5 Key Tips to Create Highly Effective Virtual Home Tours

With hundreds of millions of Americans practicing social distancing or following shelter-in-place guidelines, real estate professionals were left with no choice but to turn to virtual home tours and other online alternatives. And while a recent survey of US marketing professionals revealed that virtual events, including virtual home tours, will most likely be the norm…

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