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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.

How to Invest in Real Estate for Retirement

In the 20th century retirement model, workers saved up a nest egg over the course of their career, then gradually spent it down in retirement. Many received a pension from

How to Invest in Real Estate for Retirement written by Brian Davis

Brian Davis

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Commercial vs Residential Real Estate Investing

Ben Mizes, Clever’s CEO, posted a thorough comparison of real estate versus stocks late last year, pitting real estate investment against the market in a head-to-head. The outcome showed the

Commercial vs Residential Real Estate Investing  written by Joseph Hogue

Joseph Hogue

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Should You Buy And Rent Vacation Properties in the Aftermath of COVID-19?

Vacation rentals have been around for some time and long been popular in Europe. VRBO (Vacation Rental By Owner) was started in 1995, with the platform making it easier for

Should You Buy And Rent Vacation Properties in the Aftermath of COVID-19? written by Ben Mizes

Ben Mizes

May 13, 2020

Mashvisor Review: Here's Everything You Need to Know

Mashvisor Review: Here’s Everything You Need to KnowIn 2020, real estate investing is all about the data. Not only getting your hands on the right data, but understanding how to

Mashvisor Review: Here's Everything You Need to Know written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

May 11, 2020

How COVID-19 has Financially Impacted Americans: April Update

Nearly 30 million people have lost their jobs between mid-March and the end of April. In response to the economic turmoil caused by the spread of COVID-19, the federal government

How COVID-19 has Financially Impacted Americans: April Update written by Francesca Ortegren

Francesca Ortegren

May 04, 2020

Are Turnkey Rentals a Good Way to Invest in Real Estate?

This article analyzes the pros and cons of purchasing turnkey rentals, and reviews several top companies investors use to purchase them.

Are Turnkey Rentals a Good Way to Invest in Real Estate? written by Indigo Johnson

Indigo Johnson

May 01, 2020

The Best Flooring For Rental Property In 2020

This guide covers the best flooring for each room of a rental property, based on durability, price, and aesthetics

The Best Flooring For Rental Property In 2020 written by Ben Mizes

Ben Mizes

April 29, 2020

10 Common Mistakes Newer Real Estate Investors Should Avoid

Real estate investing is a challenging and exciting adventure, but it is also a lot of trial and error. This industry requires creative problem solving, expert communication and negotiation skills,

10 Common Mistakes Newer Real Estate Investors Should Avoid written by Kenton Buckley

Kenton Buckley

April 27, 2020

Testing The 1% and 2% Rules For Real Estate Investing

This article explains the 1% and 2% rule, and then tests how accurate they are by modeling the financials of actual properties.

Testing The 1% and 2% Rules For Real Estate Investing written by Ben Mizes

Ben Mizes

April 24, 2020

Seller Financing - A Guide For Both Buyers And Sellers

This article shows how and why to make seller financing work for both buyers and sellers, as well as provide information on seller financing contracts and issues to avoid

Seller Financing - A Guide For Both Buyers And Sellers written by Indigo Johnson

Indigo Johnson

April 24, 2020

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