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Are You Rich with Friends?

2019-03-28T21:39:22+00:00March 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|

by Troy Miller Motivational speaker Jim Rohn famously said that “we are the average of the five people we spend the most time with. …I want you to think about that as we head into April’s Monthly Meeting here at AZREIA. Because? Last week at the Phoenix Real Estate Club, Alan Langston said that April’s meeting is [...]

How Can One Deal Lead to More Deals? by Bill Cook

2019-03-20T22:30:51+00:00March 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Most folks think real estate investing consists of finding a deal, taking it down, getting it rehabbed and sold, and then going out to find the next deal. But what if you structured the deal in such a way that one deal leads to more deals? Let’s look at two real-world examples of this.. 1.  [...]

Legally Speaking…

2019-03-05T23:43:59+00:00February 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Question: I have a property that I let my son occupy. Unfortunately, my relationship with my son has deteriorated because of my son’s drug use. Also, I want to sell the house, but I don’t want to evict my son. Can I sell the house with him in it? Answer: Yes, you always can sell [...]

Phoenix Housing Market Predictions 2019

2019-01-08T18:06:47+00:00January 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Phoenix Real Estate Market at a Glance Yikes! Phoenix home prices are up 9.5% over the last year (July to July). That’s a hot market! Kind of scary hot to me. Prices are up 17.8% since two years ago and 145% since prices bottomed out in May 2011. On the other hand, Phoenix home prices [...]

The Importance of Evaluating Rental Comps for Investments

2019-03-05T23:43:59+00:00January 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Are you overlooking the importance of rental comps when evaluating potential investment properties? I know that many would-be investors, especially wholesalers and fix and flippers might be thinking that taking the time to evaluate rental data is a waste of time. “After all, I’m only interested in rehabbing and flipping this house. I have no [...]

FIRPTA and the Real Estate Investor

2019-03-05T23:43:59+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

It is important you understand the rules of the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act for Investors. FIRPTA is a tax law that requires buyers to withhold payments to sellers on US real estate unless an exception applies. The duty is on the buyer to deduct and remit a portion of the sale price [...]