• Earthquake Insurance 101
    In: Landlord Quick Tips
    Earthquake Insurance 101

    Earthquake insurance is now more widely available than ever before in the commercial marketplace.  Coverage is available for most types of construction and even for very old buildings.  Of course, prices are more expensive for older or taller buildings and those made of rigid materials such as brick or concrete than for wood frame 1-story buildings.  At this time, prices typically range from about $1.75 per $1000 of coverage for the newer frame buildings to more than $10 per $1000 for older brick or concrete buildings. If you do have an older frame building, you can save substantially on your premium by having your building bolted to the foundation (and shear walled).  This...Read more >

  • How A Small Apartment Building Made Me $40,000/year
    In: Real Estate Investing

    In this post, I want to demonstrate to you the incredible power of apartment building. By using a real case study, I’ll show you how I added $40,000 per year...

  • Agree To Terms With Co-owners Before Issues Arise
    In: Landlord Quick Tips

    Our office is contacted frequently about disputes related to real estate clients own with other individuals.  This can include un-wed significant others, siblings,...

  • Eight Smart Ways To Adapt And Repurpose Older ...
    In: Real Estate Investing,Remodel and Repair

    As an investor, you may come across older or seemingly abandoned properties, such as churches or industrial buildings. While some may see an eyesore, you see an...

  • New Housing Laws Put Pressure On Landlords In ...
    In: Latest News

    BALTIMORE — Tens of thousands of rental units in Baltimore City should be licensed and inspected to ensure renters have safe and healthy living conditions. A...