Tag Archives for " rentals "

Are Self-Directed IRAs the Best Kept Investment Secret?

By William Bronchick, Real Estate Mentor There is any number of reasons why your investment advisor or broker hasn’t talked to you about a self-directed IRA. It could be they are afraid of losing your business, or it could simply be that they aren’t familiar with them. Whatever the reason, you should know all of […]

Continue reading

Using Facebook as a Real Estate Investor

BY William Bronchick, Real Estate Coach   In Real estate investing, Social media marketing is an incredibly powerful tool, and these days it is one of the single best ways to find deals. Having a website is good, but if you don’t drive any people to it, it’s basically no more than an electronic business […]

Continue reading

POPULAR TOUR TIMES FOR RENTALS

Ever wonder when prospects want to view your properties? At Showdigs, we offer 7-day showing availability so we can give you some insight. With an unrestricted calendar, we have visibility into what times are most popular among prospects. Here’s a good look at the requested tour times for June through September 2019. To help explain, […]

Continue reading

HOW TO USE ZILLOW TO VALIDATE THE RENT AMOUNT FOR YOUR LISTINGS

By Matt Willis of Showdigs.com Before we get into the specifics on validating your rent, let’s quickly review the prerequisites to success with listing your property. Which sites should I use? In our experience at Showdigs, Zillow and Zumper brought the vast majority of leads in 2019 so having a listing built in each of […]

Continue reading

Real Estate Buy and Hold vs Buy and Flip

  Real Estate Investor Question: Rehab and Sell, or Rehab and Keep? Here’s an awesome question I received from one of my mentoring students: Why bother keeping the property after it’s rehabbed? Why not sell it after the rehab and GET PAID! Of course, the first question that you must answer is how emergent is […]

Continue reading

7 Things Landlords Want Tenants to Know

As landlords, we deal with our renters day in and day out. Some are easier to deal with than others and admittedly some of us are better communicators than other investment property owners. I wrote this article, not just for tenants but for those of you that own rental properties. This article is really pointed at the smaller landlord […]

Continue reading

HOW TO EFFECTIVELY SCREEN & QUALIFY TENANTS IN 5 EASY STEPS.

By John Nuzzolese   I always say that “95% of your tenant problems can be eliminated in the screening process.” If you’re like me, you probably find it difficult to relax when you have vacancies. So getting it rented is the main idea, right? Well, from now on, let’s say “getting it rented to a […]

Continue reading

How to Choose a Property Manager

So you’ve decided that you will hire a property manager. You have weighed the upside and the downside of doing so and have decided that it is in the best interest of your business to forge ahead.  In business, we have to make a lot of choices, some small and some big. Hiring a property […]

Continue reading

7 Ways to Find Real Estate Deals

Marketing is the key to success in real estate, you’ve heard it before, but I’ll say it again.  All of the techniques you learn are academic until you find some motivated sellers.  Here are 7 ways to find real estate deals that are not the usual MLS listing, auctions, etc. 1. Mailers.   Mailing letters, […]

Continue reading

7 Tips for Using Marketing Lists

As a real estate investor, whether you are flipping or trying to buy a decent rental, there are many, many ways with which to market. For newer investors who at first depend pretty much on 100% on their marketing efforts in order to procure leads, it can be a bit confusing and intimidating, to say […]

Continue reading
1 2 3