Our Underwriting Process

Our Underwriting Process

Some people in the real estate business fall in love with location, design, or amenities. However, in terms of investments it’s all about the numbers. The process of crunching all of the numbers associated with a real estate investment is called underwriting. So I...
Exit Strategy

Exit Strategy

Over the weekend, I read the book Who’s Got Your Back by Keith Ferrazzi and I found an interesting point Keith cited from one of his business mentors. His point was that you should always map out an exit strategy before even deciding to start a new business,...
How Investors Can Get Their Money Back

How Investors Can Get Their Money Back

A question we often get from investors is, “how long will my money be tied up?” While everyone’s investment goals are different, most people want the comfort of knowing they can get their money back quickly and easily if they need to. To address this point, we have...
New Tax Legislation Impact

New Tax Legislation Impact

The bulk of the new tax legislation leads to an overall reduction in incentive to be a homeowner. For example, the doubling of the standard deduction coupled with the reduction of deductibility of state taxes and mortgage interest make buying a home less tax...
Utilize Passive Losses in Real Estate

Utilize Passive Losses in Real Estate

If you have been keeping up with my blogs, you now know the powerful tax advantages of real estate investments. Passive losses are when a business or investment shows a loss on its K-1. Tax strategies such as cost segregated depreciation, interest deductions, and de...