Active and passive real estate investments both offer opportunities for income generation. But, each type comes with different strategies, work/time requirements, and risks. These differences may make one or the other a better fit for you and your family. Active real estate investment techniques include fix-and-flip houses or owning single-family rental homes, among others. Passive real estate … [Read more...] about Active vs. Passive Real Estate Investing
An accredited investor is an individual or business entity that is assumed to have the expertise and financial security to engage with securities that are unregistered with the financial authorities. The criteria was set to ensure that those participating in higher-risk securities trading can understand and weather the outcome of the deal, should it not provide the returns that were hoped for. In … [Read more...] about What is an Accredited Investor?
In commercial real estate, several concepts and calculations evaluate the performance of investments. The equity multiple calculates projected profits as well as reviews past performance. In this article, we discuss using and calculating the equity multiple. The formula uses basic variables common to any multi-family real estate syndication. Why does the Equity Multiple matter? In its simplest … [Read more...] about What is an Equity Multiple?
Wealth building is a universal goal. However, as we all know, there are a myriad of ways, filled with both risks and rewards, to attempt to reach this goal. The primary decision point of many investors hinges on the decision between stock market and real estate investing. Which offers a more secure, predictable path toward hitting financial goals? First, let’s get on the same page by defining … [Read more...] about Risk vs Reward: 4 Factors to consider when deciding between Stock Market and Real Estate Investing
If you’ve ever experienced owning single-family or multifamily homes, you know that these investments require time and energy. Investing in residential real estate can be challenging because, typically, you as the investor wear many hats throughout the seemingly never-ending process. Responsibilities include finding the property, funding the deal, renovating the property, interviewing tenants, and … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Real Estate Syndications Can Work For You
Developing a financially successful mindset and strategy that fits your lifestyle and goals can sometimes feel like a roller coaster. You got a raise, yay! The market crashes, boo. You find a steal-of-a-deal on an investment property, yes! Transaction fees hit your credit card, dang it! These days, you can experience all these things on the same day. The highs are high but boy, the … [Read more...] about Cultivating a Financially Successful Mindset