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Step By Step Home Buying Process

Preparing to buy a home can be a stressful time, until you realize that there is a proven process to carry you all the way to move-in. If you take the steps of the home buying process in sequence, you will feel more confident every step of the way.  Please follow my link to an […]

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TOP 5 Reasons Agents Need A Website

The first step is to create a website where current and prospective clients can go to learn more about you, your success and the services you offer.  Let your clients learn about you and your services, this is a great place for the client to get to know you and confirm they made the right […]

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Real Estate Relocation Specialist

Relocation ExpertsBHGRE Shore & Country Properties understands that moving to a new city, state or country is inherently stressful and often filled with confusing challenges and misinformation. We consider it an honor and a privilege to assist transferees and their families to make a smooth and efficient transition to the new homes and new lives. […]

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Multi Family, Cash Flow, CAP Rates and GRM

Investors: Multi-Family, Mixed Use & Commercial Real EstateMany people dream of owning real estate as an investment, and for good reason. Over the long term, real estate values appreciate and hold their value more reliably than other types of investments. Although the US economy experienced dramatic drops in real estate value during 2006-2012, the pre-recession […]

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8 Tips for Sellers!

1 – Don’t … ask for too much money. Yes, you know what you paid for the house. But that doesn’t mean that it’s still worth that amount—or that it’s appreciated in value since you bought it. “Your house is only worth what the market is willing to pay you,” says certified financial planner Ellen […]

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Multi-family Homes, Investments and 5th Grade Math

Have you ever dreamed of owning a multi-family house?  Perhaps you want a charming old Victorian in the center of town, where you could live in one unit and rent out the other one or two? Or perhaps a larger building, of 10 or 20 units for example, to run as a commercial rental property?

Each type of investment can be a dream come true…if you do your homework and make sound decisions.  A Realtor who is experienced with multi-family purchases as well as rentals can help you to identify comparable homes or buildings, estimate the potential rent income, and determine a fair purchase price. Your goal should be to maximize your monthly cash flow while finding a house that works for you.