December 11, 2014

U.S. Home Prices Approach Pre-Crisis Levels

Even if you include distressed sales, 27 states and the District of Columbia recorded average home prices that were within 10 percent of their pre-2008 highs, […]
December 4, 2014

S&P Dow Jones Indices Put New Emphasis on Real Estate

Real estate could soon be treated as its own sector by S&P Dow Jones Indices—possibly as soon as late 2016.  Until now, these companies have been […]
November 25, 2014

NAHB Predicts Big Increase in New Housing Starts Next Year

The United States could see a 26 percent increase in the number of new single-family homes under construction in 2015, the National Association of Home Builders […]
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 13, 2014

What will 2015 Bring for Real Estate Investors?

Houston looks like the most promising U.S. city for investment in 2015, according to the latest “Emerging Treads in Real Estate” report from the Urban Land […]
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 […]