There is a lot to know when you become a landlord and inevitably you’ll make some mistakes early on. These may even be costly mistakes. However, in the long run, once you’ve learned what you need you will become a better more caring landlord than a property management company ever will.
Capital gains tax, in short, is the tax paid on profits made from the sale of an asset. This asset can be anything, for example, a piece of art, a classic car, or in this scenario a property. There are, however, several ways to minimize this tax.
Winter for many reasons can take a toll on a property and some of the most important preparations need be made around a home if you want it to weather the winter months. Here are our key maintenance tasks to complete on your rental property this winter.
A recent survey we conducted showed us that one of the key methods landlords use to learn is through video. To this end we thought we would share 10 of our favourite real estate and investing Youtube channels. These cover pretty much every aspect of real estate investing and various wealth building strategies.
When it comes to rentals, knowing what your tenants actually want, will not only help you secure the best tenants and fast, it will also help you retain your tenants and as with any service, offer more, give more value and you can charge more.
When it comes to acquiring investment properties that will generate high cash flow and growth equity, it pays to look at cities that have a booming population, high levels of job growth and are affordable.
Real Estate investing comes with a high monetary barrier which is one of the primary reasons most people don’t invest in property. How do you remove that barrier and join the thousands of people leveraging real estate to gain financial freedom? We dig deep and explore one such option...
In this technological day and age, if you are yet to go digital, you are behind. Pen and paper are largely a thing of the past, at least when it comes to running a business. Technology is revolutionizing howwe buy, sell, rent and advertise. Managing your rental property is no exception.
How do we increase resident retention? What changes can we make to ensure we aren't finding new tenants every time the lease expires? Make renters happy, of course. Here are our top tips for achieving high lease renewal rates.
Accidental Landlords are uniquely positioned to capitalize on the Real Estate market and start earning passive income. However, there's a steep learning curve to running a profitable rental property. We break down 9 actionable pieces of advice you NEED to know to take your real estate journey to the next level.
So, you are new to the property rental market and want to work out if you should hire a professional real estate agent to manage your property... Your friends in the business have told you this is a great idea - but is it really?
Zillow is an obvious "go-to" site when you need to list your rental property. However, no site, no matter how sophisticated or popular, is going to fill your rental property with the perfect tenants if you don't include the right information in your listing. Here are our top tips for creating the perfect Zillow listing...
One of the top and longest-running free ad sites is Craigslist which has millions of visits every month and hundreds of new property listings every day. If you want to attract tenants you will want to advertise on Craigslist then. But how what makes a great Craigslist apartment Ad?