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Your Short-Term Rentals Can Generate 6x Gains

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Your Short-Term Rentals Can Generate 6x Gains 

by David Pickron

Rarely in life can the quick version of anything ever compete with the more time intensive “real deal.”  Think of any instant food and you will quickly realize that I’m telling the truth.  The same had held true for real estate investments for at least the last century… but times, they are a changin’.  As you look at your portfolio it may be time to consider transitioning some of your long-term holdings into short-term rentals, and here is why; short-term rentals can generate up to six times the amount of revenue as a long-term hold.  My average long-term hold properties cash flow at around $200 per month; my short-term rentals cash flow just over $1200 per month. Does that get your attention? 

As you consider transitioning from long-term to short-term rentals, you should examine the following factors to help ensure that the changeover is successful: location, needs, and saturation. 

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6 Things You Need to Know About Flipping Houses

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When you consider all the things you need to know about flipping houses—be as prepared as possible. If you want a chance at success in this type of Real Estate Investing, do plenty of research about the processes, the market, and the industry–especially when you are flipping a house for the first time.

We discussed in our blog post on investing in properties that real estate businesses require you to be financially capable and knowledgeable about the ins and outs of the industry. You may also need help in understanding how to manage and successfully rent or sell your property, especially when you're looking to flip homes. To expand your knowledge, you can consult business experts or study books related to real estate businesses to keep yourself updated. In addition, you can join educational or  Read More...


Use Design To Increase Investment Property Value and Attract Tenants

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Use Design To Increase Investment Property Value and Attract Tenants

Renting is on the rise in the U.S., which means landlords are in the perfect position to find new tenants. According to research, rented homes made up 34.7% of the market in 2020. Of course, other property owners are taking advantage of these higher numbers, which means your house needs to stand out. Fortunately, you can attract renters with the right design choices. Here are a few tips that can help make your property attractive to would-be renters.

Beautify the Outdoor Sp
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Renovating Your Older Forever Home

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Renovating Your Older Forever Home

Maybe that old home you just bought isn’t quite as perfect as you would like, which isn’t surprising or unusual. From serious issues to more aesthetic problems, there are a whole host of fixes for older dream homes. It can be a bit stressful to figure out which repairs and projects to focus on first, and that’s why having this resource list brought to you by the professionals at the South Jersey Real Estate Investors Association can help you get started.

Start By Addressing Structural and Safety Issues

Some updates may not be urgent, but when it comes to problems that pose a risk to your safety or your home’s structure, repairs simply can’t wait.

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Building an Accessible Home: What You Need to Consider

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When deciding to build a home, accessibility is not often the top must-have feature that comes to mind. However, accessible homes are not only aesthetically pleasing to the eye but also functional too. Therefore, if you are planning on building an accessible home, what are tips on how to go about it.

What is an accessible home?

If you're new to the concept or, conversely, have your heart set on building an accessible home, it might be helpful to first define what an accessible home is. Simply put, a home with easy accessibility is a home that is designed with simplicity in mind. Moreover, a home with easy accessibility makes moving in, through, and around the property easy to do.

Benefits of building an accessible home

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March Madness at SJREIA! Finding the best tenants for your rentals AND investing in a post-covid economy

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This month, SJREIA has added not one, but two bonus learning opportunities to the calendar! 

First up, join us on Wednesday, March 17th for a FREE webinar featuring National REIA speaker, David Pickron. If you are an active or aspiring landlord, this event is for you. 

It's a crazy time to be a landlord! Local, State and Federal regulations are restricting landlord access to the background history of potential tenants. 

At this webinar Speaker David Pickron will talk about how landlords can adjust their tenant qualification process during these challenging times to find THE BEST TENANTS possible!

David will be teaching attendees: 

  1. How to create and use rental criteria to protect yourself and your inv
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3/6 SJREIA's Speed Learning for 2021 - ALL DAY (FREE) - 8:30am to 5pm

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It’s that time again! Clear your calendar for a learning opportunity that you will not want to miss. After an amazing turn-out for our December 2020 “Speed Learning for 2021” event, we are doing it again. Join SJREIA for a full day of FREE real estate investment education on March 6th from 8:30 am-5:00 pm. 

The all-day event will feature 2 national speakers, 2 special guest speakers, and 13 local real estate professionals. No commercials, no infomercials, no sales pitches, just quality education packed into 15-minute segments.  

Whether you block out the full day or select a few niche speakers that fit your goals, make sure you RSVP for a unique opportunity to expand your real estate investment career. Once you RSVP and right before the event you will be sent a full schedule and links so that you can attend any meeting that you desire. 
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Ron LeGrand “The Godfather of Real Estate Investing

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We are just two weeks away from our 2nd “Speed Learning for 2021!” Don’t miss this unique learning opportunity presented by SJREIA. Join us for a FULL day of learning and growth featuring 2 national speakers, 2 special speakers as well as 20 local speakers. Whether you block out the entire day or just a few hours, be sure to mark your calendar for March 6th. The day will kick off at 8:30AM with virtual learning lasting until 5:00 PM.

Attendees will have the invaluable opportunity to learn from two national guest speakers, Nick Sidoti and Ron LeGrand who will each be leading 90 minute discussions.

Ron LeGrand is known in the Real Estate Investing world as “The Godfather.” 

With nearly 40 years of experience, Ron LeGrand has paved the way for many real estate investo
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Nick Sidoti aka Dr. CA$H FLOW

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Calling all South Jersey real estate investors! It’s that time again. Join us for another FULL day of real estate education on March 6th. The lineup is stacked with the best of the best in investing, offering valuable tips and resources that will undoubtedly help you grow your REI career.

Throughout the day, guests will hear from 2 national speakers, 2 special speakers as well as 20 local speakers. Speakers will cover topics ranging from obtaining mortgages, flooring, insurance, 1031 exchange, asset protection and much more. You won’t want to miss this incredibly informative event. RSVP at SJREIA.org.

Meet our first guest speaker, Nick Sidoti aka Dr. CA$H FLOW.

Tune in at 2:00 PM to learn “How You Can Get 3 Times The Market Rent Guaranteed
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SWAT Secret Ways And Techniques: Saving 50% on Your Rehab Properties - Pete Youngs

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South Jersey real estate investors, mark your calendars! On December 5th, 2020, we will be bringing you a full day of top-notch REI education. From 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, over 20 local and national speakers will be joining our virtual event to deliver topics including wholesaling, staging, kitchen layouts, rentals and landlording, making rehab decisions, and so much more.

You will not want to miss our national speaker lineup including Marc Halpern, Mike Butler, Marco Kozlowski, and more. National speaker, Pete Youngs, will be presenting, “SWAT Secret Ways And Techniques: Saving 50% on Your Rehab Properties.”

 

Pete will explain how more money is lost during the rehab of a property than any other aspect of Real Estate Investing and give you invaluable tips on how to avoid losing money. 

Here are just a few topics that you will learn from tuning into Pete’s seminar:

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