Curb Appeal Updates to make before 2018

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The real estate market is always changing, and what appeals to a buyer as they pull up to look at...

Why Every Real Estate Investor Needs a Real Estate Agent

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A real estate investment sometimes succeeds or fails because of the margins. Sometimes the rate of interest charged on the...

Learning The Underwriting Criteria of a Real Estate Lender

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Financing real estate investments is a key step toward achieving the maximum return on investment (ROI) on any project. Borrowing...

Finding The Right Lender For Your Real Estate Loans

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Real estate investing is about leverage. Getting the highest return on investment often means putting the least amount of capital...

Securing Your Investment Property During Renovations

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Fixing and flipping residential real estate as an investment strategy can be a fraught proposition even for someone who has...

The Value of a Real Estate Appraisal For Your Investment

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Like beauty, value is in the eye of the beholder. However, for better or for worse, most banks and lenders...

Why Crowdfunding Will be The Norm in Real Estate Investing

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According to MarketWatch, real estate is the fastest growing segment in crowdfunding. In fact, it is expected that real estate...

Real Estate Crowdfunding Changes Due Diligence for Investors

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Due diligence is a fact of life. Everyone must learn how to analyze and judge an opportunity, whether it be...

Recapping Orchard Platform’s Alternative Investing Meetup

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Sharestates joined up with Orchard Platform, Wunder Capital, Lendit, and SeedInvest on April 25th, 2017 in New York City for...

Defining How Capitalization Rates Work: A Newbie Guide

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The real estate market can often come across as a black box of investing. Especially after the subprime mortgage crisis...