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Your Guide to Real Estate Investing in Richmond, VA

If you’re thinking about a real estate investment in the near future, Richmond, Virginia is a promising region in southern Virginia that is worth your time, money, and consideration. 

Top Neighborhoods for Real Estate Investment in Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia is rich with possibility when it comes to finding the right places to invest in real estate. Whether you’re looking to do a quick fix and flip, purchasing rental property or think you can simply buy low and sell high on an existing...

Everything You Need to Know About Liens

The word “lien” conjures up images of evil bankers coming for your property, leaving you shivering on the sidewalk. But before you start worrying about liens being placed on your property for some reason, it’s best to educate yourself. We’re here...

Multi-Family Real Estate: A Conversation with Lucas Hall of Landlordology

Multi-family real estate investing is a great way to scale your real estate investment career. To get some deeper insight into the multi-family world, we recently spoke with Lucas Hall, founder of Landlordology. Lucas started his career at 24...

How to Earn Passive Income with Real Estate

Active income is the money earned on work that is performed on a daily basis. Some people have the ability to produce passive income, also referred to as residual or recurring income. Passive income is money you continue to earn after the initial...

Beginners’ Guide to Multi-Family Real Estate Investing

There are a lot of benefits to single-family real estate investing, whether you’re planning to fix and flip or take on tenants. It’s a great place to start out with investment properties, allowing you to learn the ropes in a lower risk scenario....

Should You Transition from Single to Multi-Family Real Estate Investing?

Single-family properties are exactly where beginners to real estate investment should start. You’ll get a great idea of how to scout for properties, how much those properties should cost, how intensive the renovations will be and how much you’ll...

Beyond Stocks: Diversifying Your Portfolio with Real Estate

Creating a diversified stock portfolio will produce higher returns, because holding similar stocks tends to lead to similar returns for better or worse; whereas coupling alternative investments on top of your stock holdings can theoretically...

Top Neighborhoods for Real Estate Investment in Baltimore, MD

Whether you are planning to purchase an investment property to rent, turn into an Airbnb, or to fix and flip, 2018 is quickly becoming a great year for real estate investing in Baltimore. With a steady, dependable economy, Baltimore is a very...

Top Resources for Fix and Flips in Baltimore, MD

There’s a lot that goes into a home you purchase to fix and flip in Baltimore, MD — it’s more than just slapping on a fresh coat of paint. You need to know where to buy, what price to sell at, where to get your supplies, contractors to call for...