The news in commercial real estate really couldn’t be better. We start with a great video about the strength of the Portland multifamily market and continue with articles about rising values, the excellent fundamentals of shopping centers, and more.
Portland Apartment Market Continues to Put Up Impressive Numbers — Apartment Market Dynamics
As a commercial real estate investment, you can’t do much better than apartments in Portland. Even with a building boom making more units available, vacancy rates are still very low and landlords are happy.
"[things] are picking up in Portland -- more home sales and more new apartment supply. But those factors haven't done much to weaken Portland's strong apartment fundamentals."
Why Commercial Real Estate Values Are Now on the Upswing
The pros at CREOnline tie rising commercial real estate prices to cheaper money and relaxed lending guidelines, underscoring that it’s an important part of an inflation-resistant portfolio.
"Once again, real estate continues to be one of the best asset hedges for inflation"
Landlords and Rehabbers Should Know an Investor Friendly Handyman 3
Take a tip from the pros who own lots of commercial real estate: regardless of the size of your investment, you need a skilled, trustworthy handyman to make the property shine.
"Often times, a referral from another investor…is where you would likely find the best match to help you with your property management or fix & flip deals."
Commercial 1031 Exchanges - Why Not Do Them?
With all the benefits of commercial 1031 exchanges, are there times they are not a good investment strategy? Robert Poe gives you some examples of when not to.
"deferring capital gains taxes is worth it, right? Sometimes it is and sometimes it isn’t. It all depends on the market and your financial situation."
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