Buying Real Estate in Florida

Every day hundreds of people are making the decision to get out of the cold and move to sunny Florida! I myself grew up in the Midwest and after finishing school decided to make a change and move to Tampa. When people consider buying real estate in Florida, there are many unique characteristics in Florida […]

Good Debt VS Bad Debt

Dave Ramsey has become very popular by educating people about how to handle their finances. One of his main topics is teaching people to stay out of bad debt. Dave teaches to keep your credit cards paid off and to focus on paying off your house. I have friends who follow Dave Ramsey’s financial rules, […]

Cheap Houses vs Good Houses

For real estate investors like myself there’s a certain appeal when we hear “cheap houses” or “cheap houses for sale”. I’ve seen the phrases a lot lately and it’s reminded me of an important rule that Realnet follows, buy houses that are valuable, not houses that are simply “cheap”. Early in my career, my acquisition […]

Chinese Real Estate Buyers Looking to Invest in the US

A great amount of cash from Chinese real estate buyers continues to pour into the United States real estate properties.  Multi million dollars are paid for luxury homes and hotels on the West and the East Coasts with the major cities like New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco being the favorite places.  Mainland China […]

Opportunities in Bank Foreclosures

Bank foreclosures are a good way to buy a cheap house as most of the times the bank will recover less than the amount they are owed. As such, the investor’s margin for profit are larger than with other similar properties in the same area. Making sure that you learn about foreclosure opportunities, in time, […]

How Is Your Credit Score?

Your Credit Score In the real estate world, your credit score is a vital part of the process. Your credit score is a number that represents you to the lender. Because it’s so valuable, you should monitor your credit on a regular basis as well as protect your score from any outside forces that can […]

Real Estate Investment Tax Benefits

Real estate investment offers many tax benefits. Perhaps the most enticing is the tax deductions that are available to property owners. Real estate investment is seen as a business, so you get a few more tax benefits than if you’re just a residential home owner. This allows the protection of all your investment income from […]

EB5 Visa Program

The EB5 Visa Program provides foreign investors with an opportunity to come to the United States and live the American Dream. Everyone knows how long and drawn out the process to get a Visa can be; but if you’re an investor, the EB5 program offers a lucrative alternative. In an effort to stimulate the American […]

Finding Your Dream Home

What does your dream home look like? Is it a ranch style with a basketball hoop on the garage? Or perhaps a 2-story brick home in a suburban neighborhood? You don’t have to settle, or wait until you have the money to build. The rising number of foreclosures makes it easy to find your dream […]