News and Information For Buyers And Sellers Making Money In Real Estate -
Making money in real estate is an endless
topic that includes all the various types of real estate investments.
There is land, apartment buildings, homes, commercial buildings
and more. Whatever the type however, you'll make your profits
in some of the basic ways listed below. Use this list to get
yourself thinking of the possibilities.
1. Appreciation. Making money in real
estate can be as simple as holding on and waiting. To really
get the... (more) Home Selling Tips
These articles on home selling tips include
topics ranging from how to prepare for sale to choosing a real
estate agent, to getting the highest price for your home. Related
articles can be found on the pages Home
Buying Tips, and Real
Estate Investing Articles.
Will An Open
House Sell Your Home? - Maybe,
but read this first.
A Lesson About
Market Value - What is it exactly?
Estate - What Are You Really Selling?
- Maybe not... (more) How To Make Money Note Brokering
By note brokering you can make money without
much investment (just time, phone, and advertising).It has become
a more competitive area, so it may be tough to get started. It
may be worth it, though, considering this is almost risk-free,
while potentially very profitable.
Real estate notes are the loan documents
(the contracts) created when real estate is financed. They include
mortgage notes, second mortgage notes, and contracts-for-sale.
If a seller... (more) Hiring Rental Property Management
Why hire rental property management? Because
doing it all yourself is the surest way to make your real estate
investment experience a bitter one. You also have more time to
find the next deal when there is someone taking care of the details
for you. Hire a good property manager, but first ask the following
1. How much is the fee? Fees vary around
the country from as low as 4% of gross rents for larger buildings,
to as high as 12% for... (more) Sell Your Real Estate Notes
People sell real estate notes to raise
cash quickly. A real estate note is just the loan document created
when you financed the sale of your house or investment property.
It could be a mortgage note, or a land-contract or contract-for-sale.
The point is that the buyer is making payments to you, and you
want to cash in.
You can sell the entire contract, or just
a certain number of payments if you want. The buyer of your property
will have... (more) How To Get A Free Copy Of Your Credit Report
by: Nick Davis
If you're going to apply for a credit card, a mortgage, a loan or any other source of finance, one thing any potential lender will check is your credit report. This will tell them about any previous unpaid debts or legal judgments against you, and help them assess whether you are creditworthy or not.
There are three three nationwide consumer reporting companies in the US: Experian, Equifax and TransUnion. All keep... (more) Hiring A Contractor - 10 Tips
A very smart attorney I know paid $7,000
for a roof repair, only to have the roof leak the next time it
rained. The contractor stalled, made excuses, but never did a
thing about it. Anyone can have these kinds of problems when
having repairs or improvements done, but to make it less likely,
avoid the following mistakes when hiring a contractor.
1. Not knowing what you want. If you don't
know what you want, you might not like what you get. Also, if
... (more) An Apartment Building Investment
With an apartment building investment strategy,
it is possible to make a very large profit from one deal. It
does, however, require a lot of work and possibly a few years
If you know what you are doing, buying,
improving, and then selling an apartment building can be one
of the surest ways to make a large profit in real estate. Why?
The size of the investment helps. Making a 10% profit on a million-dollar
property is more profitable than... (more)