Sell my hurricane damaged house in Cape Coral As-Is. Short term rental

Hurricane Ian threw a huge monkey wrench in the Southwest Florida real estate mix, one of the most destructive hurricanes to ever hit Florida’s coast. Hurricane Ian caused power outages for weeks, the wind and water surge damaged many houses, leaving many Cape Coral landlords asking questions…. Will short term rentals be in demand? Can … Continued

3 Unique Ways to Break Into the Minneapolis Real Estate Market

With risk comes rewards; when investing in real estate, greater risk equates to greater rewards. Real estate investments offer myriad options for people of every walk of life to leap into this exciting way to build wealth over the long term and create financial independence for your retirement years. Diversifying among the many different real … Continued

First time home buyer Cape Coral

First time home buyer Cape Coral Buying your own home is the American dream, it’s something most people aspire to do in their life, it’s very exciting, you’ll always remember the buying your very first home, it’s a BIG DEAL! It can take months or years of work to get your credit ready, save enough … Continued

What to Look for When Investing in a Duplex in Minneapolis

Duplexes are one type of rental property with two units under a shared roof that offers an affordable entry into the multi-family sector of real estate investing. New investors can either earn two income streams or house hack, living on one side. At the same time, the tenant pays off the mortgage and the expenses … Continued

The 5 Biggest Problems for Landlords in Minneapolis and How to Handle Them

Residential rentals offer fantastic tax benefits and can grow into significant wealth over time. But, for example, when looking at a potential investment and reviewing the accounting records, you can’t see all of the behind-the-scenes hours spent screening and dealing with tenants or the financial costs to create that steady and reliable flow of income. … Continued

Should I fix my home my Cape Coral home before selling or sell to a cash home buyer or list it As-IS with a real estate broker. The pros and cons.

I’ve been selling real estate for nearly 20 years, in my time I’ve witnessed all sorts of situations, what’s right for each Seller depends on the induvial and their ability to manage stress, contractors and design. I love watching HGTV rehabs. They take a home and make it look fabulous, they make it look so … Continued

4 Tips for Screening Tenants for Your New Minneapolis Rental Property

As a real estate investor, your role as property manager requires you to understand the importance of screening tenants to the future of your returns on an investment is as significant as the property’s location.  Just as you must perform due diligence before investing, you must perform thorough tenant screenings to protect your income stream, … Continued

Mortgage rate hikes, pushing Cape Coral payments higher

If you’re tracking real estate like we are, you’ve seen in the news the Federal Reserve is likely to raise the fed fund rate by .75% to 1%..Yikes!!!. We don’t always know how that will translate to the mortgage rates, sometimes it affects them and sometimes not as much. I’m anticipating a bump in mortgage … Continued