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Predictive Residential Investment Property Analytics

…  Technology Transforming the Residential Real Estate Investment Industry
Predictive analytics is about to transform the residential real estate investment property industry  Predictive analytics can help investors understand the proverbial question, ” How good is the area?”  and in turn better manage risk.
Over the past few years as Wall Street hedge funds have aggressively moved in to single family homes as an alternate asset class many of these investment funds have been creating their own models for determining the risk associated with a particular property.
Today, predictive analytics is beginning to be applied …

Triple Net »

Who are Typical Triple Net Lease Property Sellers

…  purchasing a triple net lease investment property, the investor may be able to develop an advantageous buying strategy based on the profile of the property seller.
Real Estate Developer 
Purchasing a triple net property from a real estate developer offers a variety of advantages to the investor.  In this scenario, the developer has done much of the legwork already.  To obtain project financing, the developer has to secure a good tenant, which typically will have required a full range of due diligence and project …

Investment »

Commercial Master Lease Option Methods For Acquiring or Flipping Real Estate Investment Properties

…  Properties with little to no money down! Even better, you can really mitigate the risk of your investment since you are ultimately committing to very little with the seller!
In 2013 there is really only one way to profit in Commercial real estate with out cash, credit, experience or risk. That is being able to master Commercial Master Lease Options techniques. Here’s how a Commercial Master Lease Option works:
First you identify an owner of an underperforming Commercial Real Estate Investment Property who no longer wishes to own or actively manage …

Uncategorized »

2013 Real Estate & Investment Property Market Overview

The U.S. real estate market improved in 2012, and there is good reason for optimism going forward as several industries are now contributing positively to the economy. Energy and technology markets are booming again, and the U.S. housing market recovery is gaining momentum. In fact, residential housing has been a positive contributor to GDP growth for four straight quarters. Even the automobile sector is up by nearly double-digit rates due to pent-up demand, providing positive momentum in hard-hit manufacturing cities in the Midwest and South. Employment is expected to return …

Residential »

Relative Risk Index Identifies the Ideal Location for Residential Rental Property

…  fewer owner occupant buyers willing to
Developed through a network of asset managers, holding & capital allocation companies the location based Risk Index used historical data of actual  performance of a 1-4 family non-owner occupied portfolios and further cross-referenced with historical performance of properties by independent professional property managers.  The Risk Index has been successfully utilized now in multiple U.S markets and checked against the claims database of a leading investment property insurer showing a high degree of correlation.  This type of preliminary underwriting of an asset is critical to …

Residential »

REO To Rental Market Emerging As Institutional Asset Class

The single family rental market has historically been a fragmented market funded with capital from smaller mom and pop type investors. Institutional investor interest has increased significantly  as the large foreclosure inventory combined with a secular shift toward renting has created the possibility of larger-scale investments in the space. Private Equity and Institutional investors interested in acquiring bank-owned properties are currently flooding the market throughout the country and had been estimated they have raised anywhere from $6 to $8 billion.
The private-equity firms entering the residential space are spending hundreds of millions buying foreclosed single-family …

Acquisitions »

Off market investment properties in demand by sellers and buyers

…  today’s real estate market, record low prices and significant windfall opportunities mean that more and more people are turning to off market selling.  With potential of better prices and higher quality bidders, “off market investment property” deals are growing in popularity.
What Is An “Off Market Investment Property”?
An off market investment property is simply a sale that takes place outside a formal setting.  These deals are usually negotiated privately between buyers and sellers or their brokers. Off market trades go on in private out of the public eye.
What Does This …

Investment, Residential »

Residential Rental Property Markets Providing Investors Solid Returns

…  recently utilised capitalization rates for 26 markets to measure the rental returns generated by single family rentals across the nation. According to the findings, CoreLogic discovered that the most lucrative opportunities for single family REO’s to rental investors are in the Midwest and Florida due to adequate stock of potential REO property and also due to the high cap rates.
Capitalization rates are effective and common measurement tools for measuring the profitability of investment property. Capitalization rates have displayed stability since year 2010 thus they are currently the most suitable …

Featured, Investment »

How to Use a Self Directed IRA for Real Estate Investment

…  real estate investors are learning how to use a Self Directed Individual Retirement Account for acquisition of investment property and it is proving to be a sound strategy for a number of reasons.
One of the primary motives coming out of the worst economic crisis in our lifetimes is simply control. Large numbers of investors are simply committed to taking control of their own retirement future by setting up a Self-Directed IRA plan. The other motive is simply return’s, when an investor is getting 10% Cash on Cash Return on residential income properties, it is a …

Markets »

Atlanta Investment Property Market

…  Investment Property
For over ten years, the state of Georgia excelled in many areas, including housing. The state was heralded as a top-growing U.S. region.  Then it happened; the real estate market took a severe nose-dive. Cities and states throughout the nation suffered at the hands of a brutal economic crisis, and The Peach State was not spared.
Almost one is three houses in Georgia were underwater. Homeowners owed more on their loans than their properties were worth.  Job losses, budget …