Category Archives: Investment Property

An Alternative to Paying Tax Today

April 17, 2017

The cartoon character Wimpy would say that he’d gladly repay you Tuesday for a hamburger today. Some real estate investors say a similar thing to Uncle Sam to be able to hold on to their proceeds from the sale of… Read More »

Rentals are IDEAL

April 2, 2017

Rental homes are the IDEAL investment because they offer a higher rate of return than other investments without the volatility of the stock market. With certificates of deposit and bonds at less than 2%, people need an alternative investment that… Read More »

Tax Benefits of Home Ownership

March 13, 2017

U.S. taxpayers have enjoyed specific tax benefits for home ownership since personal income tax was introduced by the 16th amendment in 1913. While these benefits may not be the primary reason that motivates a person to buy a home, they… Read More »

Six Reasons to Consider Rental Homes

February 17, 2017

Investing in rental homes offers many advantages.  Single-family homes offer an investor the ability to borrow large loan-to-value amounts at fixed interest rates for long terms on appreciating assets, tax advantages and reasonable control. Some of these characteristics are not… Read More »

Opportunity Can Disappear

July 17, 2016

In the last few years, some people who were unable to sell their homes, rented them instead. The market has improved in most places and the home may easily sell now and possibly, for a higher price. Even though the… Read More »

Choose a Lower Tax Rate

July 8, 2016

Choose a Lower Tax Rate – 6/20/2016 During campaign season, it is not unusual to hear a candidate criticized because they make a lot of money but pay little in income tax. While it might not seem fair, taxpayers are… Read More »

Tips for Buying Rentals

April 25, 2016

Buying rental property can be an excellent decision and the better informed you are, the more likely you’ll have favorable results.  The following suggestions can help you with your decisions. Real estate is a long term investment affected by supply,… Read More »