December 9, 2014

Why Many Tenants Struggle with Housing Costs

Technically, fewer Americans face housing costs that eat up a disproportionate share of their income, but there might be more to the story, especially when it […]
November 21, 2014

CBG President, Ben Rao, Guest on Investing Coast2Coast

C2C Host, Pete Asmus (left) discusses, with Ben Rao, how to buy more and pay less through the Community Buying Group.
November 5, 2014

How can you encourage tenants to help improve the community?

As real estate investors, we all have a vested interest in making our communities better places to live.  So do the families who reside in our […]
November 3, 2014

Bright Ideas for Winter Safety

Keep your units safe, secure and profitable through the winter months. The winter holidays are one of the busiest times of year. With all the shopping, […]
October 3, 2014

Winterization Helps Protect Your Investment

Winter weather can cause so much damage to a vacant home. Pipes can freeze from the expansion of water; items in the home such as appliances […]
September 15, 2014

Inspect What You Expect

INSPECT WHAT YOU EXPECT Billy Talbert, aged 30, wearing jeans and a tired soccer T-shirt, opened the door to his friend’s apartment and was shocked, mouth […]
September 12, 2014

The Smart Investor’s Guide to Winterization

An ounce of prevention could help you prevent major damage and expenses at your rental properties. by Lindsey Younts Though the chill is already seeping into […]
September 2, 2014

It’s Not Your Momma’s Vinyl

Vinyl flooring has become a more durable product that is easier to install and repair and has a more natural appearance and elegance. It is a […]
August 27, 2014

RealtyTrac Sees Affordability Declining in Some Areas

For the last few years, U.S. home buyers have experienced an “extremely favorable affordability climate,” but that’s starting to shift in some areas, RealtyTrac says. The […]
August 26, 2014

Freddie Mac Predicts More Households in 2015

The United States’ household formation rate is in the pits, but Freddie Mac thinks that could change in the coming year. According to Freddie Mac’s most […]