Real Estate investing has been a tried and true path to accumulating wealth. It is also a lot of work. There are many unseen pitfalls and risks. John Mazzara has successfully sold, owned/managed, and financed investment properties since 1986. Experience counts. John provides you will direction and recommendations so that you can correctly identify opportunities in today's real estate investing marketplace. There are real life examples from the trenches. Unlike other books, you will be given an overview of the big picture so that you can put it all together: goals creation, property selection, holding period considerations, tax strategies, correct financing, proper insurance and tenant management. The book title refers to qreality basedq investing because too many books base their information on unrealistic assumptions or gloss over the work involved to become successful. This information is applicable to landlords and budding real estate entrepreneurs everywhere.Prospective tenants are used to paying this fee and you should charge it. Usually, the cost to do the criminal credit search is around $25 and is non refundable. I use a company called Rental Research. ... You will have to repaint sooner and you will have to replace carpet sooner. At the same time, how many non smokers will rent a place that smells like smoke. The answer is none or almost no one.
|Title||:||Reality Based Real Estate Investing|
|Publisher||:||"Reality Based" Real Estate - 2008-03-13|