Jake's Stories

To help make your clients’ first home purchase a success we’ve put together a go-to checklist outlining 15 money-saving tips for first-time homebuyers.

Jun 27
These tips will have you enjoying your tenants and have them enjoying you, too
Aug 12

This one change in management process reduced the number of expired leases to almost zero. Our company now maintains an average occupancy rate of 98 percent. Reducing the number of expired leases reduced turnover and vacancy rates by 1-2 percent. Top-line improvement positioned the property to meet more aggressive financial goals. The purpose of this article is to show the benefits of a lease renewal program and to show how to evaluate an existing lease renewal program.

May 21

Last time, I listed five characteristics that will help you filter out the money pits from the money pots either for yourself as an investor or for a client who is a potential real estate investor.

May 4

Cash-on-cash. Market comparables. The 70 percent rule. It is easy to fall into “analysis paralysis” with the investor vocabulary. When it comes down to it, there is a shortlist to look at when choosing a good investment. This list begins with an honest look at your financial situation along with specific goal setting.

Apr 27