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Property Investors Beware: The Airbnb Phenomenon

There is a new rental phenomenon based on the Airbnb business model. The Airbnb rental scheme allows tenants to make a profit on their rental unit but the system is flawed. In this article, we discuss the trend and how to protect yourself as a property investor and landlord.

How a Property Management Company Can Affect Your ROI

There seems to be a surprising new trend with single-family home renters, according to a recent Buildium Survey. In this article, we outline the survey findings and better understand what they mean for property investors and property management companies.

 Have Rental Rates Peaked?

Landlords around the country are scratching their heads about the current housing and rental market. With increased eviction rates, this article touches on how the market has changed since 2021 and what that means for the Raleigh Rental Market.

What Does a Housing Recession Mean for Investors?

As mortgage rates rise, the once highly competitive housing market is starting to cool. This trend is causing some investors to question their choices based on recent economic data. This article talks about what the current housing recession means for investors and how to protect themselves going forward.

After-Repair Value in Real Estate

Whether you’re thinking of flipping a house, are interested in real estate investing or remodeling your home, you may have run into the term ARV. This article outlines ARV and everything you need to know about your next real estate investment property.

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The Real Estate Market is Ever Changing

There is one constant in real estate — the market is constantly changing. In this article, we discuss the current real estate market and how to handle the housing market trends during the later 2022 fiscal year.

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Owning a Townhome is a Wise Investment

The current market trend shows that townhomes are popular among young buyers under the age of 30. In this article, we discuss the benefits of owning a townhome and outline the many reasons it might be the right option for you.

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How to Determine the Value of an Investment Property

There are four primary approaches a real estate investor can use to evaluate the potential value of a rental property. While no method is perfect, the rule of thumb is to use more than one approach on the same property. In this article, we outline four ways to value your rental property.

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The Mismatched 2022 Housing Market

The current housing market is in a state of “mismatch”— housing prices are rising due to the lack of supply, but the demand is ever-present. This article outlines the trends that every property investor and landlord should know about the marketing and rent prices.

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Top Hidden Costs of Owning Rental Properties

When everything goes well in the rental property market, landlords have a constant source of income. A positive monthly cash flow used to maintain the property. However, there are often “hidden” costs associated with owning rental property. This article discusses some of the hidden costs of owning a rental property.