Can’t Get Out to Property Shop, Check Out Some Realistic Pictures of Properties We Viewed

We recently spent a Saturday afternoon viewing property in Pennsylvania.  Although we live and invest in Virginia currently, we have been looking to diversity our portfolio and invest in the area where I grew up.  Since we are usually back visiting family once a month, having a rental property there would work for us since…

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Tax Season is Finally Over…What You Need To Know For Next Year

Tax time of the year can be such a drag for a lot of people.  Although it is a time to financially reflect on your year, it also is a time that can cause a lot of headaches if you haven’t stayed organized throughout the year.  Whether you complete your taxes on your own or…

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This One Thing Saved Me $6,050

  When buying a new investment property investors are left with the decision of whether to purchase a home warranty in addition to all of the other fees and expenses we face.  Often, in an effort to save money during closing time, where it feels like all you are doing is digging into your pockets,…

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The Pros and Cons of Student Rentals- Look Out For Pro #1

If you remember your college days, I’m sure you can think of some of the great places you may have lived or some of the oh so scary places that some of your friends lived while in college.  I can vividly remember walking into the ‘Baseball House’ one night and nearly gagging when I walked…

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Be Careful About Being Too Picky When Choosing Your Tenants

  Are you just about ready to find your first tenant?  If so, take note of this important law in regards to finding a tenant.The Fair Housing Act, established in 1968 by HUD, was established to provide equal opportunity for housing to various groups of individuals.   As an investor landlord, you cannot discriminate against…

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How To Buy A Rental Property in 9 Easy Steps

  When you are starting out, you may have no idea where to even begin.  I know, I was there!  Although it may seem very overwhelming, we’ve simplified the process into 9 steps.  Follow these 9 steps and you will have your own rental property and have money coming into your pocket! Download This 9…

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What My Daughters Taught Me About Passive Income

What does passive income mean to you? It might mean that earning passive income allows you to pay off debt. To some, it might mean saving the income to help build your retirement nest egg. To others, the passive income might allow you to leave your 9 to 5 job so that you can live…

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Private Mortgage Insurance- The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

It doesn’t matter who you are, when having to make a mortgage payment with principal, interest, property taxes, and home owners insurance, the last thing we want to do is add another fee to our already growing monthly expenses.  Unfortunately, when we borrow money from the bank we are often faced with having to pay…

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4 Things To Consider About an Area Before You Buy a Rental Property

  When buying a rental property, it is important that you research the area in which you are investing as much as you research the property itself.  There are factors within a town or city that can tell you whether it will be a good area to invest in.  Let our video show you our…

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Allowing Tenants To Have Pets May Not Be Up To You- Even If You Own The Property.

Whether or not you are a pet lover may weigh in on your decision to allow your tenants to have pets in your property.  Unfortunately, this is one area where people have a hard time leaving emotion out of the equation. As an investor there are some things you should think about when deciding whether…

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