2022 Investment Property Stats & Tips

BY  ON AUGUST 23, 2022

A recent article on Bankrate says while the concept of investing might make you think of buying and selling stocks & bonds, you can also invest by purchasing an investment property to rent out or fix it up to sell for a quick profit. They point out that Census data show about 70% of rental properties are owned by individual investors, according to Census estimates. Click here to read more.

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28 Types of Windows

BY  ON AUGUST 19, 2022

Infographic: The Daily Infographic reminds us that windows are one of the most important parts of a home and that’s why it is essential to choose the right ones for your house, flip or rehab project. Click here to read more.

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Yardi Says Multifamily Performance Remains Strong

BY  ON AUGUST 16, 2022

According to the latest Yardi Matrix Multifamily Report, the average U.S. multifamily rents in July increased $10 to another all-time high of $1,717 (up 12.6% year-over-year). Click here to read more.

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Top 10 Best Cities for Fixer-Uppers

BY  ON AUGUST 11, 2022

StorageCafe says finding a home with good bones is not easy, however, they say a lot of it depends on the location. To that end, they analyzed over 61k active single-family listings in the 50 biggest US cities to determine their list of best cities for fixer-uppers. Click here to read more.

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The Push to Eliminate Illinois’ Ban on Rent Control Grows

BY  ON AUGUST 9, 2022

On a recent episode of WTTW’s Chicago Tonight, a discussion ensued about how groups of local tenants are unionizing in hopes of pushing for an end to the state rent control ban that was passed back in 1997. Jane Garvey, President of the Chicago Creative Investors Association, joined a round-table discussion to debate the issue and offer valuable insights. Click here to read more

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The Best Investment During Times of Inflation?

BY  ON AUGUST 9, 2022

On a recent episode of Real Estate News for Investors, Kathy Fettke says the latest reports on inflation have “given the economy indigestion.” On this episode, she discusses some of the ways to invest when inflation is working against you. Click here to read more.

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The Salary You Need to Buy a Home Across America

BY  ON AUGUST 5, 2022

The Visual Capitalist says depending on where you live, owning a home may seem like a far off dream or it could be fairly realistic. In their graphic today, they illustrate the annual salary needed for home ownership in 50 different U.S. cities. Click here to read more.

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Despite Pleas from Landlords, Los Angeles Extends Ban on Evictions

BY  ON AUGUST 4, 2022

Los Angeles’ Channel 7 (KABC) is reporting that, despite pleas from frustrated landlords, the LA City Council voted 11-1 in late July to extend the city’s emergency declaration allowing their eviction moratorium to continue indefinitely. Click here to read more.

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Here is an Ounce of Prevention

BY  ON AUGUST 3, 2022

Jeff Watson says that the second half of 2021 real estate taxes will be due and owing either this week or the next for many of you. He wants to share something he has noticed recently in three similar cases which have across his desk in the last five weeks - which means it’s something that deserves our attention. Click here to read more.

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Steer Clear of Your Next Eviction

BY  ON JULY 28, 2022

On a recent episode of the AZREI Show, Marcus Maloney & Michael Del Prete spoke with Rent Perfect’s David Pickron about their mobile platform that allows landlords to easily take a tenant from the application, to lease, to online payments, saving the landlord time and money in the process. Click here to read more.

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