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Property Management Contracts

Property Management Contracts

The right property management team can make it easy to turn a profit on rental properties. However, investors who want to get the most out of their real estate need to clearly define their arrangement with their property managers. Here are some important things that...

Apartment Hunting During a Pandemic

Apartment Hunting During a Pandemic

Many things about the post-coronavirus world look different, and that includes renting an apartment. While the process used to involve in-person tours and signings, social distancing has made those situations a challenge. Here are a few things to expect if you're...

The Different Types of Low Income Housing

The Different Types of Low Income Housing

More than half of the population of the United States now lives paycheck to paycheck, and this only makes it harder to rent. As the state of the economy worsens, increasing numbers of people are looking for ways to save money on rent. Low-income housing has become a...

Addressing the Affordable Housing Crisis

Addressing the Affordable Housing Crisis

At present, more than half of the American population lives paycheck to paycheck, and the economic effects of the coronavirus have only made things much worse. The number of homeless people is projected to increase exponentially in the near future, and this is not...

Four Things to Know Before Buying a Second Home

Four Things to Know Before Buying a Second Home

Whether you're buying a second home as a passive income asset or for an expanding family, it pays to know everything about a purchase, especially a big ticket one. Here are four things that homeowners should fully acknowledge and prepare for before putting a down...

Buying a House During a Recession

Buying a House During a Recession

Most people who understand real estate will agree that buying a house during a recession can lead to finding a diamond in the rough. The recession of 2008 led to one of the steepest declines in the housing market in modern day history. As a result, real estate...

The San Diego Housing Gap

The San Diego Housing Gap

For a long time, there has been a need for affordable housing that is not currently met by the housing market. Many lower-class residents can no longer afford to live in the place they work due to the constant production of nothing but luxury housing. Most people are...

Finding Solutions for Affordable Housing

Finding Solutions for Affordable Housing

One recent trend across the US is increasingly unaffordable housing. Communities across the country are affected. Most famously, this issue is affecting communities like San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York City. However, it's also a big issue in places like...

Overcoming Housing Needs

Overcoming Housing Needs

Homelessness is a major problem in America, and with the cost of living continually increasing, poverty is only going to worsen. The discrepancy between the rich and poor will create broader wage gaps that push people who would have been considered financially stable...