Real Estate

Finding an Investor Friendly Real Estate Agent

Let’s discuss how I go about finding an investor friendly real estate agent and at times, mold an agent into one. Using a Real Estate Agent Obviously you can not use an agent, but for new investors this makes zero sense.  Especially on the buy side, where it costs little …

Real Estate

Prepared To Buy a Rental Property in the New Year?

We are already a few days into the new year.  Are you ready to purchase a rental property?  Time goes by faster then we realize and plans to buy a property in 2018 can quickly end up mid-way through the year if the necessary prep has not been done. Let’s …

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Real Estate

Three Reasons to Buy a Property During the Holiday Season

It may seem like finding a rental property to purchase during the holiday season may be a hassle.  To some extent it may be a little more difficult, but that is exactly why it is a prime time to find a deal! Here are three reasons to buy a property …

Real Estate

When Buying Property Use a Real Estate Agent, But Still Do Your Own Research!

When buying real estate it makes sense to use a real estate agent.  It doesn’t cost you anything on the buy side and they can do much of the leg work for you. However, you still need to do a chunk of research on properties too. You must remember, when …

Real Estate

Rental Property Types

We focus exclusively on Residential Properties at ScaredyCatGuide so let’s discuss the different Rental Property types available to us in this space. Single Family and Multi-Family: Multi-family Multi-family is exactly as it sounds. It’s a building or dwelling that is zoned and designed to house more than one family. However, …