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Your “Weekly Roundup” News & Updates from National REIA

Your weekly news & updates Here is this week's "Weekly Roundup" from Real Estate Investing Today, the news & views site from the National Real Estate Investors Association. Visit our Website S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index Shows 18% Annual Home Price Gain Los Angeles’ Channel 7 (KABC) is reporting that, despite pleas from frustrated landlords, the LA City Council voted 11-1 in late July to...

Your “Weekly Roundup” News & Updates from National REIA

Your weekly news & updates Here is this week's "Weekly Roundup" from Real Estate Investing Today, the news & views site from the National Real Estate Investors Association. Visit our Website New Single-Family Home Sales Down 12.6% in July The U.S. Government is reporting that sales of new single-family houses in July, 2022 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 511k, which is...

Weekly Roundup News

Your weekly news & updates Here is this week's "Weekly Roundup" from Real Estate Investing Today, the news & views site from the National Real Estate Investors Association. Visit our Website Despite Pleas from Landlords, Los Angeles Extends Ban on Evictions Los Angeles’ Channel 7 (KABC) is reporting that, despite pleas from frustrated landlords, the LA City Council voted 11-1 in late July to...

3 Months of Bank Statements

Bank statements [WI] Once I settle on a candidate to rent one of my properties, I require 3 months of bank statements. I've found it to be one of the best predictors of successfully paying rent. Do any of you do this and what are your thoughts. Bank statements [MI] My ideal tenants are two adults in their mid 20s to...

“Yeah, but…”

By Jeffery S. Watson This was the most frequent response I consistently heard from younger investors when I would remind them about the 1986, 2001, and 2008 to 2012 real estate market corrections. I would urge them to “stress test” their portfolios, meaning would their portfolio still cash flow if their operating expenses increased by 25% and rents fell by 30%....

Tough Times Ahead… Analyze More Than Just an Applicants’ Income.

by Scot Aubrey Everyone loves a good survivor story.  Whether it is a group of 12 boys rescued from a cave in Thailand or the indomitable spirit of a soldier who endured more than two and a half years as a POW during World War II, these stories strike a chord with all of us.  Naturally we put ourselves into the...

Breaking Down $1 of Rent in 2022

By Brad Beckett There is a lot of misinformation out there about landlords and profit margins from their investments. Today’s infographic from the National Apartment Association rightly calls supposedly large profit margins a “misconception” which is why they chose to explain where $1 of rent really goes. Indeed……Stay safe & have a Happy Friday!!

What Are Your Requirements

What are your requirements AL Have a lot of folks online, asking "what are your requirements". Scared to answer that in writing for fear of inadvertedly violating something...and, of course, I hate to tell them what lies to tell....So I just reply with here's our application. My question to ya'll: Is it safer to have written criteria? If so, do you PROACTIVELY...