Scaling A Portfolio Archive

Your property portfolio is growing — but so is the list of things you need to worry about! Here’s everything you need to know to properly scale and manage an REI portfolio, from finding new investment opportunities to tax diversion strategies.

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Scale Your Property Portfolio Like a Real Estate Investment Firm

Buying your first property can take all the emotional and financial resources you have. Evaluating the nearly endless number of property and financing options, getting that down payment together, and ...

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How to Calculate Your Progress Towards Financial Independence

Financial independence is a major goal for many Americans, but it can seem hard to attain. While working hard and saving for retirement can certainly help you enjoy your later life, many people are fo...

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The 3 Best Ways to Invest Money When You’re Young

One of the most powerful tools for investors is time: time to allow interest to compound, time to allow market peaks and valleys to balance out, and time to allow recovery when making higher-risk, hig...

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What Are Property Investment Companies and How Do They Work?

Property prices are soaring higher and there seems to be no stopping them. And this isn’t happening just on the coasts. Inland property prices have been steadily rising in the recent past and contin...

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How to Invest in Property As a Path to Financial Independence

Investing in real estate can be an excellent source of income. In fact, if you find you’re good at managing rental properties, your investments can eventually become your sole source of income. M...

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SFR Real Estate: Good for Investors?

Single family residential (SFR) real estate is a huge market in the United States, but traditionally has not been a target of investors. When you think of real estate investing, you may imagine multi-...

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The 3 Property Rule (and Other Rules) of 1031 Exchanges

Looking to make big money in real estate? There are a number of useful tools out there that investors use to stretch the value of their dollars and generate higher returns — one of the most commo...

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How to Make Serious Money When Selling Your Rental Property

Most people who sell their rental property want to make money. The goal of what to do with that money varies, but the first goal of making money (or at least not losing money) remains the same. Did yo...

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When Should I Sell My Rental Property? (UPDATED 2018)

“When should I sell my rental property?” is a question most landlords seem to ask themselves all the time. Rentals exist to generate income, typically passively.So there definitely comes a point w...

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An In-Depth Guide to Capital Gains Tax & Selling Your House

In seller’s markets all over the U.S. investors and homeowners are making some serious cash from the sale of their house. Are you one of these lucky ducks? If so, you may be well acquainted with the...