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Money Matters: House Flipping & Cash Flow for the Buy-and-Hold Investor

Part 2 of our series: A House Flipping Strategy for Buy-and-Hold Investors Flipping houses can be a very complicated and risky investment strategy—unless you change your point of view, which is exactly what we’re doing in this 2-part blog series.  In the first post, we introduced the concept of “flipping to yourself,” contrasting it with traditional…

Flip or Rent? An Investor’s Take on House Flipping

In September of 2009, our owner purchased the very first of our now 1,050 owned rental properties. He chose something that was supposedly turnkey, because the complexity and cost of rehabbing seemed too much, and he still needed to learn the business. The property began generating income, and he began learning. A lot. Very quickly.…

The Ultimate New Landlord Checklist

When diving into the world of real estate and property investment, a new landlord checklist can help break complicated requirements into clear action steps and areas of focus. And this is a big benefit, because while real estate investing can be lucrative, it’s also a lot of work. Along with acquiring properties and screening potential…

D Profile Magazine Feature!

It’s an honor to be featured in D Profile magazine, which shares stories about what’s making waves in Downriver Detroit. The recent article highlighted our major move last spring, when we transitioned our headquarters from Southgate to Wyandotte. This strategic relocation was a step toward accommodating our growing business—and a reflection of our commitment to…

The Rental Remodel Checklist Every Investor Needs (Free!)

Planning for a remodel on an investment property is not a creative or emotional process, like a home renovation to your primary residence might be. It’s a strategic process focused on maximizing your return on investment (ROI) by increasing your income, effectively improving your price to rent ratio. So, like most business processes, a rental remodel hinges largely…

Price to Rent Ratio : 4 Insider Secrets

Price-to-rent ratio is a quick and simple metric used by real estate investors to evaluate potential investment opportunities. It’s a tool that helps gauge a rental property’s potential for both near-term profitability and long-term viability. The equation is simple: divide a property’s purchase price by the annual rent it can generate. But getting smart about…

How To Scale A Rental Property Business

Wondering how to scale a rental property business? Let’s look at the 3 factors that can make or break your success. We get the opportunity to work with many investors and property owners who are excited about the growth of their businesses but also want to be intentional about how they scale. They know that…

Managing City Inspections for Rental Properties

If you asked 100 owners what their favorite thing is about real-estate investing, 0% would say managing city inspections for rental properties. As neissary as they are inconvenient, costly, and time consuming, city inspections can be a headache on many levels. From coordinating with tenants to keeping up with requirements to managing sub-contractors for each…