Using Leverage to Build Equity in Investment Real Estate – July 2015

Leverage has always been a great tool to allow for more rapid growth of equity when owning investment real estate while being able to deduct the annual interest expense. Although buying power is increased with the use of leverage, each property purchase or mortgage refinance that utilizes a new loan should be carefully evaluated. Every […]

INCREASING CAPACITY AND VALUE OF EXISTING INVESTMENT PROPERTIES – JANUARY 2014

During the recession, and over the past few years throughout the recovery, many investment property owners have been in a holding pattern for several reasons. Retaining existing tenants that pay rent on time was a priority, especially during the market decline when cash flow may have made the difference in order to refinance an existing […]

POTENTIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES – GREATER TWIN CITIES METROPOLITAN AREA – SEPTEMBER 2013

POTENTIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES – GREATER TWIN CITIES METROPOLITAN AREA – SEPTEMBER 2013 Based on our observations and recent activity, current market conditions appear favorable for several property types in the Twin Cities metro area and outlying counties including, but not limited to, the following: Immediate 13-county Metro Area -Small Office and Commercial Properties […]