• What Are The Biggest Opportunities In Real Estate ...
    In: Real Estate Investing
    What Are The Biggest Opportunities In Real Estate Right Now?

    When considering the depth and breadth of the real estate industry there are myriad opportunities that could be included from realtors, appraisers, inspectors and attorneys to architects, general contractors and tradespeople to all things supporting home ownership like insurance agents, home improvement stores and their staff. In fact, according to the NAHB, housing accounts for 15-18% of the nation’s economy through either direct residential investment or through consumption spending on residential services. Personally, I see this as an investment question from a reader seeking to narrow down the universe of potential properties - or type of property - to purchase. Unfortunately no...Read more >

  • How To Find A Contractor You Can Trust
    In: Remodel and Repair

    Advice on how to find a contractor you can trust, and how to find trustworthy vendors for your rental property, by veteran property manager Corey Brewer. By Corey...

  • Landlords Push Back Over Proposed 'tenant Bill Of ...
    In: Latest News

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Renters are proposing a tenant bill of rights in Kansas City. Now, landlords are pushing back. An ordinance being considered by the special...

  • Secrets To Making Your Home Look Like You ...
    In: Remodel and Repair

    FALLBROOK – Photo spreads in home design magazines can be awe-inspiring. Quite often homeowners wish they could lift the looks right off the pages of magazines...

  • To Appreciate Opportunity Zones, We Must Look Beyond ...
    In: Real Estate Investing

    Given that opportunity zone (OZ) development is my firm's core business, I am constantly reading and educating myself about how this young industry continues to evolve....

  • Don’t Drop The Baton: Finishing The Race With ...
    In: Landlord Quick Tips
    Don’t Drop The Baton: Finishing The Race With Bad Tenants

    Common landlord mistakes that can trip up landlords is the topic this month as attorney Brad Kraus urges landlords to win the race with bad tenants. By Brad Kraus Attorney, Warren Allen LLP Imagine you entered a relay race, competing with one other team for a prize you desire. You’ve ran hard, persevered, but rather than cross the finish line and prevail, you decide to throw your baton backwards. Sounds crazy, doesn’t it? Some Landlord/Tenant disputes can feel like grueling marathon races, with eviction actions denoting the finish line. Successful landlords cross the finish line first by avoiding mistakes in the lead up period. Many Landlords stumble during the race or right...Read more >

  • Landlord Accused Of Illegally Evicting People To Rent ...
    In: Latest News

    A Los Angeles landlord illegally evicted tenants from their rent-controlled apartments and listed them on Airbnb, a lawsuit filed this month alleges. The suit accuses...

  • What Rent Control Means For Residents With Pets
    In: Latest News

    In light of the fact that new rent regulations seem to be announced in another locale every day, there will soon be a real problem for residents who have pets. While...

  • How We Could Fix Housing Assistance By Listening ...
    In: Latest News

    Low-income tenants are the losers when landlords are continually ignored by localities, governments and politicians. “Do you accept vouchers from the...

  • Queens Landlord Will Pay $1 Million For Denying ...
    In: Latest News

    A Queens landlord has agreed to pay $1 million for wrongly refusing to rent apartments to people who were previously incarcerated. The deal, which...