Why Real Estate Investors Have Their Own Investment Criteria

Writing down your real estate investment criteria means writing down your needs and wants in a real estate deal. It means outlining what you are looking for in a real estate opportunity. Having written criteria can help you grow as an investor and can make it easier for you to land the best real estate…

Section 1031 Exchanges for Real Estate Investors

Summary of the tax rules for an investor to sell real estate and replace with like kind property under Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code. When a real estate investor sells real estate, a capital gains tax is recognized, along with a tax on deprecation recapture. The regular capital gains tax, deprecation recapture, and…

Buy Investment Property Without Seeing It

Why would you buy investment property without seeing it? It’s a numbers game. Whether or not you see the property before you make an offer isn’t nearly as important as making sure the numbers make sense. My partner and I invest in Real Estate. He makes offers on a hundreds of properties at a time, offering 25-50% less…