Why it is essential that you diversify your portfolio outside of traditional assets that are directly tied to the financial markets.
In our last post, we explored investing in real estate debt by becoming a private lender. Today we will look at investing in real estate by taking and equity stake and becoming a limited partner.
Typically investors will invest in real estate through debt or equity instruments. In this article we will discuss investing in real estate debt by becoming a private lender, and weather it is the right investment strategy for you.
If you were surprised when you found out you can invest in real estate using your IRA, you'll be even more surprised to learn you can invest using your HSA!
If you are considering a passive investment in real estate, it might be beneficial to hear about others' experience. So I have decided to share mine.
Class B & C properties are perfect for the value-add strategy and are often considered recession proof.
In today's world, there are so many opportunities to invest that it can be hard to decide what to invest in. The first step to figuring out where to invest your hard earned dollars, is to define your investment criteria.
An accredited investor is a person or entity that is allowed to invest in securities, such as private real estate offerings, that aren't registered with financial authorities.
An investment in real estate can not only increase the quality of life of the occupying tenants, but can also have a positive impact on the surrounding community.
With so much investment advice targeted to the previous generations, millennials may be wondering what they can do to start investing. Here is some advice for millennials from a millennial.
Seller financing and installment sales can allow sellers to defer taxes and earn a return on their money at the same time.
If you are already heavily invested in the public markets, then diversifying with private real estate investments over REITs, may be the right choice for you.
What will you leave behind for the next generation, your children and grandchildren, after you're gone?
Being a passive real estate investor allows you to reap the rewards of real estate investing, without the headache of actively managing the investment.
A 1031 Exchange allows real estate investors to defer the capital gains tax and use the full proceeds from a sale towards the purchase of another property.
Real estate investing can create a passive stream of income that provides financial freedom for investors and their families.
Ever since the Federal Reserve was created in 1913, the U.S. has been exposed to inflation and the decrease in the purchasing power of the dollar. The good news is tangible assets like real estate can be a great hedge.
Forced appreciation is a strategy used to increase the value of a commercial property by increasing the income and/or decreasing the expenses of a property.
"The most important investment you can make is in yourself" - Warren Buffet
Self-Directed IRAs allow you to take full control over your retirement by allowing you to invest in almost anything.
Typical 401(k)s are limited to traditional investments that are at the mercy of market swings. If the market is down, so is your retirement fund.
Real estate is a timeless asset class because shelter is a basic human need. You cannot outsource it and technology cannot replace it.
This post will discuss the differences between investing in single family vs investing in multifamily. We will focus on the buy and hold strategy, and leave wholesaling, flipping, and other strategies for another time.