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One question that every apartment investor will ask themselves at one time or another is, "How to raise rents," or "How can I raise rents ...

Since apartments are how I make a living, I pretty much look at numbers all day and every day. They’re either my financial or someone ...

When it comes to the world of investing (or most other things) there are always tales of “conventional wisdom” I don’t have a problem ...

More good news! Apartments.com recently reported that its site has shown that more Americans are conducting apartment searches in the first quarter of 2010 versus ...

I have been in the apartment and investment real estate business now about 18 years or so. Like anything, does not seem like it has ...

Successful Investment Real Estate Strategies: Tick, Tock, Tick, Tock...

First of all let me make it clear that there are other significant causes of apartment failures such as making a bad deal, investing in ...

First of all let me make it clear that there are other significant causes of apartment investment failures such as making a bad deal, investing ...

I don't know if it is because I am just stubborn by nature or if it was because when I was a kid I was ...

One of the things that I spent a lot of time on at my recent Investor Discovery Day Event was the change of investment models. ...

One of the most asked questions I have had over the last few months has to do with raising rents.  Many owners are wanting to ...

Despite media reports and expert commentary to the contrary, the federal government is trying to stabilize the nation’s capital markets. Its approach has been to ...

Last weekend, I sat down with a 25-year veteran property manager and apartment leasing specialist. I sat there and listened like a good student would. ...