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Real Estate Investing Advice - Track Sales and Rental Trends

Here's a good real estate investing tip. Sales trends and rental trends are leading indicators of rising or falling investment property prices. It would be a good idea, therefore, to create a system .
(December 11, 2008)
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How the Revelation Came to Man

It was Sunday morning, 95 AD, somewhere on the small island in the Aegean Sea called Patmos where the Apostle John—having been banished there by Rome for his testimony of Jesus Christ—was in some .
(November 21, 2008)
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3 Approaches to Estimate Investment Property Market Value

There are three basic methods used by appraisers to determine the fair market value of income producing real estate that real estate investors might find helpful when buying investment property. In ..
(October 29, 2008)
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What Real Estate Investors Can Learn About Property ..

In this article, we want to consider three aspects connected with real estate investing that prudent real estate investors should be aware of and understand. Property Management How involved will ..
(October 05, 2008)
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Are You Investing in This Slumping Economy? Why Wouldn't You?

Monday on “Your World w/Neil Cavuto" (Fox News, Oct. 6, 2008) Donald Trump announced that he is not slowing down his real estate investing activity during our slumping economy. On the contrary, .
(October 08, 2008)
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Why Investors Must Not Mistake Market Value For Best Value

Real estate investors often buy investment real estate based on its “market value" with complete satisfaction that they purchased the property at the best (or at least most comparable) value. ..
(September 24, 2008)
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How to Use Cash-on-Cash to Compare Investment Opportunities

In this real estate investing article, we want to discuss cash-on-cash return by exploring its meaning, benefits and shortcomings, popularity amongst real estate investors, and then the cash-on-cash ..
(September 18, 2008)
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Four Ways to Boost Property Value Quickly and Inexpensively

This real estate investing article wants to show you four ways real estate investors can increase investment real estate value quickly, easily, and inexpensively. 1) Upgrade Vacant Land If your ..
(September 14, 2008)
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The ABCs of Rental Property Security Deposits

The purpose of charging a security deposit in connection with a rental property is to cover potential damages a tenant might inflict on a unit. If a tenant were to splash some bleach in the carpet, ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Internal Rate of Return Discovering Todays Worth of Future ..

The aspect of time value of money associated with internal rate of return (IRR) is beneficial to investment analysis because the timing of receipts from the investment property can be as important as .
(June 22, 2008)
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Due Diligence Discovering How the Property Runs

Before an investment property transaction gets closed, you must discover how a specific property runs. When you make an offer to buy, by all means, include a contingency (i. e. , period of due ..
(June 25, 2008)
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Short Sales Getting in on the Action

A short sale is one in which the property has yet to be formally foreclosed on, but the lenders have agreed to take less than is owed on the loans to get a payoff on the balance owed. A short sale ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Calculating Break Even to Combat Negative Cash Flow

A negative cash flow occurs when income property doesn't generate enough income to cover operating expenses, and therein results in the owner having to feed the property. A problem real estate ..
(June 30, 2008)
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Give Me Ten Minutes and Ill Make You Better at Real Estate ..

Okay, I said ten minutes, but that's a guess. You might absorb what I have to say in even less time (or more) depending on how fast you read. The information to make you better at real estate ..
(July 05, 2008)
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Do You Know About These 7 Investment Real Estate Value Killers?

Money is the primary motive for real estate investing, the essential reason why people invest in real estate, and typically the first thing people think of when they consider owning investment real ..
(July 08, 2008)
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8 Ways to Manage Your Real Estate Investment Risk

Real estate investors naively associated with get-rich-quick real estate schemes have often lost money on their real estate investments because they were not warned that risk magnifies with the ..
(July 30, 2008)
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"Downside Risk" and Other Real Estate Investing Terms

Real estate investing has a number of key terms used by real estate insiders to categorize various kinds of real estate investment properties according to the different goals a property might serve, ..
(June 10, 2008)
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20 Key Real Estate Investing Terms, Definitions, and Formulas

Whether you're experienced income property investor or a beginner, like all types of investing, real estate investing requires you to understand and develop a proficiency with some key financial ..
(February 04, 2008)
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Collecting the Data You Need to Make a Wiser Real Estate ..

The ultimate investment decision you make as to whether or not you will purchase a rental property requires a serious number crunching session with calculations that measure the property's financial ..
(January 31, 2008)
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The Role of Net Operating Income in Real Estate Investing

Net operating income (NOI) is one of the most important calculations made in regard to any real estate investment because it represents the property's potential income after all vacancy and operating .
(January 28, 2008)
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Relax - Let Property Managers Do the Dirty Work

Countless people are in a position to purchase investment property, yet do not, because they dislike the idea of having to deal with the property. My own father bolted at the notion of having to rent .
(January 27, 2008)
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Why Real Estate Investors Must Run The Numbers On Investment ..

Prudent real estate investing is about the bottom line. “How much money will the property make?" is really the question real estate investors must ask during their evaluation of an investment ..
(January 25, 2008)
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The Proforma - How to Evaluate Future Investment Property ..

Real estate investors often like to evaluate the “future" performance of an investment property as well as the first-year performance provided by reports such as the APOD; this is where a ..
(January 17, 2008)
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How To Buy Rental Property With The Escape Clauses You Need To .

Okay, you just previewed a commercial office building and decided to shrug off the offer you considered making. Unless you egged the yard or sprayed your name on the side of the building, no problem, .
(January 04, 2008)
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Are You New to Real Estate Investing? Here are 3 Formulas You ..

In real life, there is no secret way to attain real estate investing success. I wish it were not so, but successful real estate investing requires hard work, good research, and a systematic analysis ..
(December 16, 2007)
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