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Whether you’re thinking about getting into real estate investment or are a seasoned pro looking to grow and optimize your current property portfolio, we’ve got all of the REI information and resources you need, right here.

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Should I Sell or Rent Out My House? Pros & Cons of Each

Whether you’re looking for your dream home, relocating for work, or simply trying to take advantage of the local housing market, selling your current home doesn’t have to be your only choice. Rent...

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How Much Are the Taxes on Selling a Rental House?

When going through the cumbersome end-to-end process of selling a rental house, a particular aspect that is often overlooked is tax. While there is no one-size-fits-all approach regarding tax liabilit...

beach house

Is a Beach House a Good Investment? 5 Key Considerations

Buying a beach house sure sounds like a no-brainer. It's a house, and it's on the beach, and there's bottomless rental demand — what's not to like? Well, all those things are true, but there are ...

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A Landlord’s Guide to Commercial Real Estate Insurance

It’s no secret: real estate investing can be a lucrative venture. The top 10 wealthiest real estate investors have a combined net worth of $123 billion, but even the average landlord can make a prof...

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The 7 Best Real Estate Investment Markets for First-Timers

A real estate investor may be someone who purchases a rundown house, makes repairs or improvements, and then sells the home for a profit. It may also be someone who purchases property for the long ter...

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What to Look for in an Investment-Focused Real Estate Agent

Unlike a property in which you plan to reside, an investment property should generate money for you. This major difference in goals and mindset affects many factors in the home-buying process, includi...

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7 Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent When You’re Investing

Your real estate agent has a lot of knowledge at their fingertips and experience to draw on when guiding your investment decisions. Don’t let this gold mine go untapped. Instead, ask your agent targ...

renters insurance coverage

Should You Require Your Tenants to Get Renters Insurance?

Renters insurance, also known as HO-4 insurance, is a packaged insurance product for rental tenants. In addition to protecting tenants against property and liability damages, renters insurance also co...

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Accelerate Your Early Retirement Plan with Property Investing

Retiring at any age means you no longer need income from a traditional job to support your lifestyle. So, how do you generate income without working a regular 9 to 5? You could invest your savings in ...

Real Estate Investment Group

Real Estate Investment Groups: What They Are and How to Join

If you’re new to the world of real estate investing, the entire process might seem a little daunting. Not only will you have to deal with all the rules and regulations, but there is also the small m...