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IRREIA is Proud to Sponsor Our New Book Coming Very Soon

IRREIA is Proud to Sponsor Our New Book Coming Very Soon

IRREIA is in the final stages of publishing our first Ebook for our readers and members.  This volume offers over 250 pages of actionable ideas to improve your investing and property management skills and results.  Divided into 7  sections, the  book covers: Developing investors, Investor communications, Reducing operating [...]

Are the Weakest Markets the Best Investments?

Are the Weakest Markets the Best Investments?

Obviously, the answer to this is not as simple as the question may make it appear.  However, I believe that there are some factors investors can look to identify weak markets with strong futures. From a market perspective, the demographic, infrastructure and business features pointing toward growth for some the current weakest markets [...]

A Plan to Complete a Successful Residential Investment

A Plan to Complete a Successful Residential Investment

Many investors become put off completing an investment by the details of completing the process.  This week we are adding a page to help prospective investors "Eat the Elephant".  Like the old adage says, the elephant is eaten one bite at a time. To complete an investment, there are some distinct steps to wade through.  Unfortunately, this [...]

Current Trends Impacting the U.S. Residential Market

Current Trends Impacting the U.S. Residential Market

Market rents fell 2% to 4% U.S. wide due to growing unemployment in the multifamily market place during 2009. Occupancies fell 2% to 3% nationally but rose in many markets during the 3rd and 4th quarters after reaching lows. Some markets have large oversupplies of single family homes. Relatively, losses were muted in multifamily in general [...]

Analyzing the Draft Appraisal and Preparing Information for the Final Document

Analyzing the Draft Appraisal and Preparing Information for the Final Document

Managing completing an appraisal is often undermanaged by investors.  There are many considerations and actions investors must oversee during the appraisal process.  Steps prior to the appraisal, during the appraisal, and in preparing the final document is not a fire and forget exercise. I will provide a checklist for our members of items to [...]

Checking Out the Neighbrohood Can Assure Cash Flow Success

Checking Out the Neighbrohood Can Assure Cash Flow Success

Investors often don't spend enough  time analyzing the neighborhood's potential impact on the  proposed investment.  Some tips I  recommend are: Spend time touring and understanding the  neighborhood, Checkout the crime factors, Assess shopping, Assessing employment, Look at the local demographics Check out the schools For [...]

General Guide to Multifamily Investment Due Diligence

Successful multifamily investment requires careful consideration of a range of areas supported by carefully prepared information, research, and analysis for these areas. This is known as the due diligence process. A well executed due diligence assures appropriate funding, strengthens the total financial plan and therefore potential returns, and [...]