What You Need to Know About Real Estate Investing

Historically, real estate has been one of the most solid investments to consider. But in 2008 real estate got a huge “Black Eye”. Personal and commercial properties can offer excellent opportunities for investors. But as in many things timing is everything.

Is Now the Time to Take Advantage of the Current Buyer’s Market in Real Estate?

By Dennis Miller While I spent well over three decades writing books and teaching the subject of negotiations, some of the best lessons I learned on the subject came from luck. Many investment pundits recommend taking full advantage of the current buyer’s market in real estate. Lenders are foreclosing on many properties, often selling them […]

5 Things to Consider When Buying Real Estate

The Big Investment A  house will probably be the single largest purchase of your  lifetime. Unfortunately, many people spend more time shopping for a big screen TV or camera than for a home.  Buying a home can be an emotional, frustrating and exhilarating experience. You are forced to live with the choice you make for years and a […]

Real Estate Investment Myths

Real Estate has long been considered a profitable venue. There are several ways to make money in the Real Estate arena. The most common is as an agent where you sell property owned by someone else for a commission. Generally, as a real estate sales agent you work for a broker and have to split […]

Is a House Ever a Good Investment?

In the past few decades, the concept of home ownership has been completely turned on its head. Previously, homes were considered a very long-term consumption good. Do you think anyone in the 18th, 19th, and prior centuries ever considered tripling the value of their homes by retirement time and selling them to move beachside? In the vast majority of cases, such ideas never crossed their minds. Yet, somehow along the way, this became a reasonable investment expectation. Even today, home buyers still make their purchases with the hopes of escalating prices. But are homes really wise investments?