how to buy an auction property

How To Buy A House At Auction (And Why You Should)

It’s a common belief that buying auction homes is a great way to find a deal and expand your portfolio when working as a landlord. Experienced landlords, however, will tell you that simply knowing how to buy an auction property is not enough. You must also learn when the risk is worth it because buying…Read More

How To Sell A Tenant-Occupied Property (Notice Template Included)

Updated June 2022 There are many reasons for landlords to get into the real estate investment business, and there are just as many reasons for them to exit it. In other words, there may come a time where a property owner decides to put a rental home on the market and look for a buyer….Read More

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Real Estate Reddit: How Community-Based Learning Is Beneficial

Reddit is home to more than 2.8 million subreddits, and there are more than 100,000 active communities on the site. Some of those subreddits, like r/realestate, are spaces specifically for real estate discussion. Here, you’ll find many landlords, investors, and buyers all talking about the latest market news and beyond. Are these communities on Reddit…Read More

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Where To Buy Rental Property: A RentPrep Guide

Every landlord would love to know the best places to buy rental properties, but determining what is ideal for each business can vary. What are the best places for rental property nationwide, and can those locations be a good investment for your own business? By learning about the best places for rental property both near…Read More

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Rental Market Forecast: What All Landlords Should Know

Every year brings new challenges to the rental market, and this year will be no different. The past few years have been particularly volatile as society struggled with ongoing crises and rapid housing market changes. What is the rental market forecast looking like now? Like other market experts and analysts, we’ve taken time to examine…Read More

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Best Rental Listing Sites: Your Guide To Online Listings

If you don’t list and advertise your rental property in the appropriate places, you’ll never find tenants! Rental properties don’t market themselves, so it is very important for landlords like you to find the best place to list an apartment for rent. Tenants are key to succeeding in the rental business, so start your journey…Read More

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26 Top Real Estate Coaches That Can Help Improve Your Sales

As adults working in the world of real estate, it might be easy to forget that there’s still a lot of ways that having a teacher or coach on your side can help you learn! After all, what more is there to learn once you have your real estate license? Spoiler: a lot! Real estate…Read More

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Online Auctions for Foreclosed Homes (a first hand experience)

This story comes courtesy of Will Schenk who is a friend of the blog and stood up in my wedding. The post is a first hand look at his experience with online auctions for foreclosed homes. His story I wasn’t sure what I was more scared of, winning the auction or losing it. I nervously…Read More

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7 Best Upgrades for Rental Property to Increase Rent

Every real estate investor wants to see their property increase in value. While waiting for an upswing in the housing market can get the value to go up, there are some physical and immediate things that landlords can do to boost the property value of a rental home even more. We’re going to cover the…Read More

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Can a Landlord Collect Rent on a Foreclosed Property?

Many people who invest in properties may find themselves overextended, and with that comes the possibility of foreclosure. It takes a long while for the slow wheels of finance to turn, but eventually, you may finally find yourself on the verge of losing a property for good. The problem is (besides the foreclosure itself), you have tenants. Let’s…Read More