To keep you up to date, we've taken the best investment real estate news for the week and put it all together: the best financing ideas, the best maintenance and property management tips, it's all here.
Six Different Types of Seller Financing For Real Estate Investors
The investment real estate experts at REIClub show you how flexible seller financing can be and stress that relationships are key to making the deal.
“The beauty about using Seller Financing for your real estate deals is that there is no one-size fits all type of solution. There are many different ways Seller Financing can be used to fund your real estate investment deals.”
Three Things to Consider When Choosing a Property Management Company
This is great advice from an experienced property manager for anyone involved with investment real estate. The key is a great on-site manager:
“No matter how good the property management company is, the on-site manager has the most influence on a property’s performance.”
The Importance of Doing Regular Inspections on Your Property
Look at what these property managers found when they did their inspections. An insightful article about the kinds of tenants out there, and what you should be doing to protect your asset.
"Even though they do regular bi-annual inspections, as you will see from the pictures provided throughout this post – they still find “surprises” all the time."
Income Analysis – Getting It Right
Analyzing the property’s income is critical when you own or are planning to purchase investment real estate. The article closes with an excellent explanation of Loss To Lease, and why it’s so important to the income opportunity.
“…the recurring income your business generates determines the value of your business, and how much you pay your management company.”
Fannie and Freddie To Cut Multifamily Lending
News from the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) isn’t rosy. They plan to cut back lending through tightening underwriting, limiting products, and changing pricing. The move has already drawn the ire of the National Multi Housing Council.
“…your friendly neighborhood GSE is about to change its lending patterns to multifamily property. And it won’t result in more GSE capital in the market.”
We’re happy to bring you the best in investment real estate news and analysis, but nothing is better than the advice of an experienced professional. For nearly 90 years Kernors LLC has served investors throughout the West. Call us today at 503.670.9433.