OP-ED: Why Chinese Investors Are Still Buying CA Properties & Will Continue To Do So

-EXCLUSIVE READER OPINION PIECE- Submit Your Article or Event CLICK HERE Foreign investors made up a large number of real estate buyers in the past few years, but is their activity diminishing in our new political climate? Discover insight from a Top Producer with direct connections and years of experience with international investors. by Yumiko […] Read More

Goal Setting – Did You Write Down Your Resolutions for 2019? Do It! Here’s why…

Realty411 is re-publishing this previously-written post so that our new readers can benefit from these timeless tips. As the upcoming market slows down across the country, investors need to be especially cautious and become educated like never before. It is for this reason that Realty411 will increase its frequency in publishing and produce more events […] Read More

Own Your Kid’s College Home: ONE PARENT’S STORY – $4,000 for 3 Years of Housing

By Kathy Fettke If you’re challenged by the high cost of college housing, there are ways to offset your expenses. One California parent says her method is not only cutting college housing costs down to the bone, it’s also providing a valuable “life lesson” for her son. Kaaren Hall of Irvine, California, is a single […] Read More

A Q-&-A with KENT CLOTHIER

CEO | REAL ESTATE WORLDWIDE In this Exclusive Interview, the Real Estate Mogul & Serial Entrepreneur Discusses Markets, Goals, Family, and his REI career. Interview by Linda Pliagas Recently our team had the opportunity to interview one of the most well-known and respected real estate entrepreneurs in the industry, Kent Clothier. We discussed everything from […] Read More

The ONLY BAY AREA Connection You’ll Ever Need – BAMF

Interview by Anita Cooper Ms. Holly Lynn’s Bay Area Multifamily Meetup Group attracts networking mavens for hungry investors to connect, invest, and retire rich. For most investors, it starts with the dream. You know the one… financial (and time) independence through investing in property? While real estate is a fantastic wealth-creation vehicle, you’ll be spinning […] Read More

Building the Future with FINANCE OF AMERICA COMMERCIAL

Constrained housing supply has been a theme for much of the past year, with land and labor shortages, expensive lumber and tight financing options all contributing to what has been a challenging year for both builders and buyers. Finance of America Commercials new construction product could be starting to change that. Launched in February 2017, […] Read More

Crowdfunding Meets Amazon

The Future of Investing is Here Investing & Financing DEALS is Now as EASY as Shopping on Amazon! By Lori Greymont Here’s another big statement: InvestNestis about to completely disrupt investing as you know it…and not just real estate investing — investing across different classes of assets. What do I mean when I say ‘disrupt’? […] Read More

Turbo Tips to Navigate Your Brokerage toward EXPLOSIVE Growth

QUICKLY EXPAND YOUR BROKERAGE (OR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT BUSINESS), LISTEN TO THIS WEEK’S SHOW. Are you ready to grow your brokerage business quickly and effortlessly? Whether you’re a seasoned top producer or a newbie real estate agent, you’ll benefit immensely from this week’s Realty411 Radio podcast show. This week, Realty411 Radio focuses on growth, expansion […] Read More

How to Determine the Value of Good Probate Real Estate Leads

By Leon McKenzie, CEO, US Probate Leads The real estate industry is full of potential for both REALTORS® and investors looking to cash in. One sector within the industry that will allow you to spread your wings and fly is the probate real estate sector. This sector has a value that runs in the trillions […] Read More

SELLER FINANCE 101

What Is It? HOW IT WORKS. How You Benefit. By Bruce Kellogg In a real estate transaction, seller financing takes place when the seller and the buyer agree that the seller will lend some of the purchase price to the buyer to facilitate the sale. This is often labeled “owner will carry” (“owc”), and is […] Read More

A Rehab Repair Estimator

By Gary Massari and Bruce Kellogg Introduction To Real Estate Matters This is an initial article in a new series called, “Gary’s Real Estate Matters” from Gary Massari, CEO of REI Fortunes and Bruce Kellogg, Real Estate Consultant.  In this article you will learn the importance of estimating repair and renovation improvements and how you […] Read More

New IRS RULES for LLC’s & LP’s Taxed As Partnerships

What has changed? The new rules change how the IRS can audit an LLC or LP. In the past, an IRS audit of an LLC or LP taxed as a partnership involved auditing, settling and collecting tax shortfalls from each individual partner. In a master limited partnership (think oil and gas or real estate) with […] Read More

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Please review this important sponsored post, thank you. The good news… Funding for fix & flips + buy & hold Investments is readily available for new and experienced real estate investors. Tap to get matched with a local millionaire! The not so good news… If you try to find it yourself you might run into […] Read More

Out-Of-State Investor Tips From a Veteran Property Manager

By Anita Cooper Investing out of state can be nerve-wracking, especially when you’re unfamiliar with the nuances of the markets you’re investing in. A property can look really good on paper, but does that automatically translate into a great buy? Not necessarily. That’s where due diligence comes into play. A knowledgeable broker can help you […] Read More

10 Things You Have to KNOW Before CLOSING a Multifamily Deal

By Tom Wilson, CEO of Wilson Investment Properties There are so many reasons to get excited about owning a multifamily property that it can be easy to overlook one or more critical areas of due diligence. I’ve been investing in real estate for five decades, and I love multifamily products. My best performing asset is […] Read More

How Investors Can Deal with Balloon Payments

By Bruce Kellogg Creative Investors needing to maximize cash flow and leverage will often finance an asset using a two-step mortgage that requires a balloon payment after a set number of years. A balloon payment is a substantial payment due at the end of a loan, if it does not reset. The loan may be […] Read More

New Capital Gains Tax Rule Could Alter U.S. Property Landscape

A new change to the capital gains tax rule could have a big impact on the U.S. real estate market. By Fuquan Bilal Not much noise has been made about this ‘small’ tweak to the tax code yet. At least not compared to other changes in the new tax bill. Yet, it could have a […] Read More

A “Win Some, Win Some” Investment Opportunity

Interview by Anita Cooper In the real estate world, investors have a lot of choices to grow their portfolios; fix and flip, buy and hold, residential, multi-family or commercial, and finally, one type of investment that’s often forgotten or at the least remains shrouded in mystery: note investing. Note investing is a fantastic way to […] Read More

2020 REI—-The Mustang GT of Real Estate INVESTING

Interview by Tim Houghten Go faster, put the power, experience and hindsight of 2020 REI in your hands, and get on the fast track to your real estate goals As he jumped into the driver’s seat of a new Mustang GT, Realty 411 caught up with 2020 REI’s founder, Tim Herriage. Our fast-paced, hands-free conversation, […] Read More

Issue 49 Free Members Instant Download

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