Tag Archives: real estate investing

buy a home

Why Your House Is Not an Investment

You might look at your home as an investment, but it's not if it's costing you money

If you’re like most people, you were raised with the idea that the ultimate sign…

By Maryann Reid

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financial basics

5 Financial Basics Anyone Over 35—and Single—Must Have

Single and 35? Keep these tips in mind

Learn these financial basics that you need to have in place if you are over…

By Maryann Reid

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Lisa Phillips

Real Estate Confidential: Lisa Phillips Shares Insider Tips on Investing in $30K Homes

Don't let bad credit or large down payments stop you from making money in real estate

Real estate entrepreneur Lisa Phillips has built her real estate empire on homes purchased for…

By Maryann Reid

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first time investor

Real Estate Confidential: Al Williamson of Leading Landlord

Building wealth by building up your own neighborhoods

Al Williamson is a leading real estate expert who specializes in revitalized neighborhoods. Williamson shares his insider…

By Maryann Reid

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$85 Million Raised: How One Hotel Project Saw Crowdfunding Success

New York real estate firm’s outreach to group of smaller investors pays off

A real estate investment firm closed its purchase of a 15-story brick building that will…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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It Pays to Own

Landlord and homeowner Magda Brown uses her multifamily home to help defray the cost of homeownership

“My landlord owned a few buildings and I loved his lifestyle,” says Brown, now 30.…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Beyond Homeownership

Military benefits gave Brian McLean, 27, and his wife, Robin, 29, a great head start…

By Sakina P. Spruell

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Bullish on Retail

Standard & Poor’s stock analyst Robert McMillan says consumer financials and commercial real estate investment trusts can offer solid returns

Standard & Poor’s INDUSTRY analyst Robert McMillan has been particularly bullish when it comes to…

By James A. Anderson

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6 Steps to Success in Commercial Real Estate

Despite low valuations this investor sees opportunities

There’s no doubt that the commercial real estate market has seen better days. Along with…

By Alan Hughes

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Investment Clubhouse: 3 Tips for Investing in REITs

Advice, resources, and information for investment clubs and their members

Financial adviser Chris Long offers three tips for investing in a REIT index fund.

By Renita Burns

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