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Commercial Real Estate

Real Estate Investment Clubs – Great for Newbie Investors

Real estate investment clubs are a great way for the newbie investor to learn how the business of flipping homes really works. These clubs, if created correctly can offer you tones of expert advice as well as free PR and If you’re new to the flip business or maybe you’re interested in getting started – joining a real estate investment club is crucial to your success.
A good R.E. investment club will know what’s going on in your city and how the market conditions are doing. They should be up to date with what areas of your city are selling fast and what area’s to stay away from. Knowing everything there is to know about your city of choice is crucial to your R.E. investment success because you always need to remember, every market in every city is completely different. What goes on in Las Vegas versus Texas is a …

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Real Estate Listings

Finding The Investment Property

Looking to do some investment in real estate properties? Need to find a discounted and undervalued property? Well, in this extremely competitive market, you need to quickly find the deals for the right properties before your competitors do. As an investor, you wouldn’t want to pay for any property at full price and then try to fix it and/or flip it to make a profit. That’s crazy!
Let’s try a different approach to finding better real estate investment deals! Try these:
Join a local investment club, particularly in real estate. This will serve as your network of investors. Networking is one way to find discounted and affordable fixer-uppers. Investors often have so many investments going on at once that they can’t always take on every opportunity, but at the same time they wouldn’t want the opportunity to go to waste. Therefore, if they know that you are looking for properties, …

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Townhomes For Sale

How to Find Or Create a Great Real Estate Investment Club

Finding The Right Investment Club
Getting into the investing group that’s right for you may take a bit of experimenting. To see what your existing real estate networking options are, simply type “investment club”, or “real estate investment club” into your search browser along with the name of your city, or a nearby large city if you live out in the country. Find out when and where the next monthly meeting is. The typical investing group will have at least one meeting each month, sometimes more.
Check the real estate networking group’s website or make a phone call to see if you can attend your first meeting at a discount or perhaps for free. Then go check out the club in person by attending the meeting. You’ll get a feeling right away if this gathering of real estate investors is going to be a fit for you or not.
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Foreclosed Homes

Do You Want Good Real Estate Investment Software?

If you’re a real estate investor or agent trying to create the cash flow, rates of return, or profitability for rental properties with your own Excel spreadsheet and have become frustrated by the process and are now ready to buy good real estate investment software, then you fall into one or more of several categories.

You created your own spreadsheet but are feed up trying to learn how to compute all the formulas

You don’t know all the formulas

You’re not sure that you’re including all the critical measures and rates of return required for a rock-solid rental property analysis

You’re not sure what measures and rates of return to include

You don’t know enough about Excel to produce professional-quality reports you would feel confident to present to clients, lenders, or partners

You rather make money on the deals, rather to spend the time to learn how to make quality …

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Foreclosed Homes

Types of Income Properties For Investment Opportunities

“The investment opportunities that we see today are just the beginning. The tidal wave has just started to hit the beach,” said Michael Covarrubias, chairman and CEO of TMG Partners real estate. He told a group of 140 investors in San Francisco, “The key to the real estate business is, and always will be, timing.” The best income properties right now are foreclosure homes and apartment complexes. The retail/commercial market frightens many real estate pros, but it’s expected to rebound eventually as consumer confidence grows and people start spending again. In general, there are a number of different opportunities for people interested in buying investment property.
Ranches for sale are popular income properties because many American vacationers want to “just get away from it all.” Some individuals want a truly relaxing, “all-American” vacation not too far from home but well beyond work stresses and responsibilities. A rural western experience is …