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The Warrior’s Guide to Rental Investing and Management

The Warrior’s Guide to Rental Investing and Management

I have finally published my new book - The Warrior's Guide to Rental Investing and Management.  The book contains a variety of articles designed to improve skills cutting costs, improving revenue, gaining investors, presenting to investors and more.

Small Biz Bill Passes – You May Want to Know These Facts

Small Biz Bill Passes – You May Want to Know These Facts

House OKs small biz jobs bill By Catherine Clifford, staff reporterSeptember 23, 2010: 4:55 PM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- One week after the Senate passed a $42 billion bill aimed at helping small businesses, the House voted Thursday to send the bill to President Obama's desk. The measure, which passed the House in a 237 to 187 [...]

Housing Comeback? What is Wrong with this Article?

Housing Comeback?  What is Wrong with this Article?

The following article is an interesting study of where the housing market is going.  Many of the facts are correct, but the assumptions implied as related to the data provided are not necessarily supportable.  For example, the article recognizes how construction rates for the past several years have been far below replacement and growth needs.  [...]

5 Things To Do NOW to Deter Crime From Your Apartment Community

Daisy Nguyen offers some good advice at Multifamily Insiders to protect your property and your residents. Crime is an issue in any apartment community. Because apartments communities are denser populations, your apartment complex can be appealing to criminals - in a short amount of time, over a short distance of space, they have access to a [...]

Daily Finance Offers an Interesting Housing Value Perspective

Daily Finance Offers an Interesting Housing Value Perspective

Daily Finance offers a very interesting perspective on housing values.  The point of the article is that new homes have historically averaged around 4X income.  Also, that in the last deep recession they dipped to 3.5X value.  I believe this article bears serious consideration.  I also would  warn that the last deep recession was coupled with [...]

The Numbers Say No to a Double Dip Recession

The Numbers Say No to a Double Dip Recession

Investors are unsure of future trends.  American consumers pulled $33 billion out mutual funds last month because of uncertainty.  The opportunity and risks are hard to understand.  However, the spread between short term and long term bonds suggest a very low probability of a new recession -- less than 20%. The spread between the  short [...]

Housing Market Trends – New Report

Housing Market Trends – New Report

2010 continues to be full of interesting news for those of us in the rental business and especially multifamily.  Here are facts to get your attention: 50% of new household formed over the next decade will be multifamily.  Please note that this is multifamily and not rental alone. By the end of the decade home ownership will be less than [...]

5 Elements Define Rental Investors Due Diligence

5 Elements Define Rental Investors Due Diligence

I continue working on a new book for due diligence.  Supporting this, I have explored many different ways of presenting the information.  The following article which I recently offered on EzineArticles provides simple way to analyze the process.  I'll be interested in any comments that we receive on [...]

Free Apartment Shuttle – Great Urbane Idea

Free Apartment Shuttle – Great Urbane Idea

I've attached Eric Brown's article from Urbane Apartments in Michigan.  This is a tremendous idea and shows how the advertising landscape is changing with Newspapers dying.  Multifamily Insiders provides a great service offering access to this kind of thinking. ______________ We have been talking about Partnership Marketing and the [...]

Home » Property Types » Multifamily » Apartments Stage a Comeback Apartments Stage a Comeback

Home » Property Types » Multifamily » Apartments Stage a Comeback Apartments Stage a Comeback

This NREI article surfaced just today  and offers an interesting perspective on the market.  The article notes older employees as more likely  to look at home purchase than rental.  I'm not sure that is as so as they think and if so, this could be a signifcant factor in the rebound this article notes and puzzles over.  Moreover, this suggests [...]

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