In Denver's competitive marketplace, you may not have the luxury of pondering whether to choose the house you fall in love with in a less-than-ideal neighborhood, or the less-than-ideal house in a neighborhood you love. That said, choosing between two such options is a common dilemma among house hunters, and it is worth considering what … Continue reading Ideal Location, or Bigger House?
Here’s the good news – tamping down the potential disadvantages of investment real estate is actually quite simple. While you won't be able to eliminate the risks completely, I offer the following tips to inform your decision making process. Be Realistic with your Expectations – Of course your goal is positive cash flow, but keep … Continue reading Part III: Minimize your Rental Property Risk & Maximize your Potential Income
As median home prices have risen in the Denver area (and beyond) over the past year, rent is on the rise as well. Nationally, rental rates have risen 5.1% year over year from October 2011 until last month. In Denver, rental rates have increased a whopping 9.4% over the past year! A 3 bedroom 2 … Continue reading Denver Rental Rates are on the Rise