16 Best States and Cities to Wholesale Real Estate

The real estate market is hot these days, with homes getting snapped up in days and bidding wars breaking out left and right. For wholesalers, this is a great time to do deals, as investor interest is high. Of course, some states and cities are better to wholesale...

How Much Does a Roof Replacement Cost? – Part 3

In this third installment of “How Much Does a Roof Replacement Cost?” we focus on inexpensive ways to replace a roof, the average cost to remove and replace a roof, and the cost of other roof materials. For a comprehensive review of the topic, please review Part 1 and...

How Much Does a Roof Replacement Cost? – Part 2

You’ve decided that you are going to replace your roof. Now, you are looking for roofing materials, roof replacement estimates, and ways to save money. Bravo! There are numerous ways to achieve your goal and do it in a way that doesn’t make you bleed money or leave...

How Much Does a Roof Replacement Cost? – Part 1

You are most likely going to have to replace your home’s roof at some time. The average roof is designed to last 25 years but may last fewer years if the elements have been very unkind to it and/or the original work done was not of high quality. When this happens, you...

How To Start Wholesaling Real Estate

Wholesaling real estate can be a lucrative side income or full-time occupation. Connecting a seller and buyer and taking a “finder’s fee” without having to tie up your own capital in a property can be a great way to do deals quickly. But how do you start wholesaling...

Using Grants to Rehab Multifamily Properties

If you own a multifamily residential building that needs work done on it, using grants to rehab them can help you cover the costs and is a great opportunity if you can make use of it. Of course, each grant has its own criteria for who and what properties can qualify...

How Much Can You Make Wholesaling Houses?

Wholesaling houses can be a lucrative source of income if you have the skills to find properties and sell them with a good margin. After all, you’re not buying the property itself at any stage during the process, so you can make thousands of dollars just for acting as...

Do You Have To Pay Back A Real Estate Grant?

Grants are a great way to help cover the cost of purchasing or repairing a property. Some people, though, wonder if they’re too good to be true – they wonder if they’ll ever have to pay back real estate grants that they receive. Answering this question is good...

Is Wholesaling Houses Illegal?

There has been an ongoing debate about whether selling real estate wholesale is legal. If you ask real estate professionals, you can get many different answers but often never the same answer. Real Estate Wholesaler’s Niche First, let’s look at the niche...

Can I Get A Grant to Fix My House?

Whether from public or private institutions, grants are an excellent way to cover the costs of repairs or home improvements. They’re also too often ignored by homeowners. There are plenty of grant programs out there, many of them funded by the federal government. If...

How to Buy Real Estate From a Wholesaler?

Buying real estate from a wholesaler can be a great opportunity to purchase an undervalued property, fix it up, and reap profits later. Finding a good wholesale property, though, isn’t as easy as buying a property on the regular real estate market. Wholesalers...

Do You Need a Lawyer to Wholesale Real Estate?

Wholesaling real estate, on the face of it, seems like a straightforward enough business. You find a property and seller, enter into a purchase contract with them, and then sell and transfer that contract to the end buyer. Unfortunately, it’s often more...

How Wholesale Real Estate Contracts Work

Like some of you, I was once a novice in wholesale real estate, and I scavenged the Internet for all the information that I could find on it. Now, there are guides, like this one, to explain how wholesale real estate contracts work.  So, whether you are new to being a...

Do You Need Money to Wholesale Houses?

Real estate wholesaling is a way of making money with properties that you don’t own without going through the hoops of becoming a real estate agent or broker. You don’t buy the property, so you don’t need to invest large sums in it. Still, people interested in this...

Top 5 Federal Real Estate Grants for Developers

Real estate developers can benefit from using federal real estate grants specifically designed to help them acquire, build, and/or renovate properties. These grants are provided for developers who increase housing options for low-income families, middle-income...

9 Government Grants to Fix House Damages

If you are investing in damaged property or trying to repair the property that you already own, you can use these grants to pay for the repairs. Many U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs provide grants and loans to real estate developers and...

16 Best Ways to Crowdfund Real Estate

Crowdfunding is a relatively new concept popularized by sites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo in recent years. Niche-specific crowdfunding platforms have also been on the rise, including real estate crowdfunding platforms that seek to pair real estate developers...