Archives for “commercial real estate”


The vacation rental industry has turned into an enormous billion dollar market that has taken shape and has been evolving worldwide over the past few ...

When renting out a vacation home, a homeowner should have a rental contract, or agreement, which spells out everyone’s obligations in order to ensure that ...

1. Fill Your Rental Calendar With Last Minute Travellers While most people rent vacation homes in advance, some wait until the last minute. You can position ...

Starting a bed and breakfast can be rewarding but it comes with its challenges. Before starting a bed and breakfast, it is wise to do ...

I would like to talk about how much money you need to put down when you buy an apartment building or piece of commercial real ...

Many investors looking to get started in commercial real estate look at investing in apartments. Apartment investing is a great way to begin ...

After a close call with a couple of dogs (one of them literally jumped out of the former owner’s van as we were taking ...

"Boy, he got lucky!" Have you ever heard someone say that about your investment 'wins?' Some believe that your success is derived from luck... So ...

Cap Rate Is How Investors Price Commercial Real Estate. Here’s What You Need to Know About Cap Rates For Your Real Estate Investments...

Effective Gross Income (EGI) Is An Important Number in Commercial Real Estate. Here’s How To Calculate EGI For Your Real Estate Investments...

Real Estate Tax Appeals

There are a few ways to make money.  One is to raise income, and the other is to cut expenses.  Keep in mind that in ...

"One person caring about another represents life's greatest value." -- Jim Rohn

"Happy are those who dream dreams and are willing to pay the price to make them come true." -- Anonymous

What Is Commercial Real Estate Investing? Here’s A Quick Video On The Many Types of Investments And Their Benefits.

"If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else." -- Yogi Berra I'm the type of guy who carries a book ...

Women Making Progress in CRE

I can only hope to live long enough to see Women receive equal pay for equal work. Yes, I am biased, as the proud Father ...

"Other people and things can stop you temporarily. You are the only one who can do it permanently." -- Zig Ziglar I'm going to provide the ...

It's beginning to look a lot like 2011 will be a better year for the CRE industry and CRE investments than 2010 and 2009. That's ...

So what did I do next? How did I go about buying my first apartment building? At first it was hell. I’d call ...

"The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination." -- Tommy Lasorda Investing in commercial investment real estate can be one of ...

"Everything depends upon execution; having just a vision is no solution." -- Stephen Sondheim One of the things that I have been recommending to investors for ...

"No man is ever whipped, until he quits -- in his own mind." -- Napoleon Hill Earlier this year I was coaching one of my son's ...

"Nothing focuses the mind better than the constant sight of a competitor who wants to wipe you off the map." - Wayne Calloway One of the ...

According to most of the real estate books I read, the ideal investment property is a newer house or apartment building in need of some ...

"The mathematician requires tact and good taste at every step of his work, and he has to learn to trust to his own instinct to ...