Dealing with Real Estate Agents

by Attorney William Bronchick Real estate agents have a valuable source of potential deals for the real estate investor – the Multiple Listing Service. Unfortunately, real estate agents have a monopoly on this information in many parts of the country, so they may be a necessary part of an investor’s game plan.   Dealing with … Continue reading Dealing with Real Estate Agents

What Can I Do if a Tenant Abandons My Property?

by Attorney William Bronchick Have you ever had a tenant leave in the middle of the night or the middle of an eviction? Did you ever wonder what to do when the tenant abandons the property? Basically, when a tenant abandons the property, you do not need to file an eviction or wait for the … Continue reading What Can I Do if a Tenant Abandons My Property?

Work a FARM Area for Your Investing

by Attorney William Bronchick Real estate brokers generally have particular neighborhoods in which they work, rather than an entire city. Brokers refer to this as a “farm” area. You’d be wise to adopt a similar approach to your real estate investing business. The goal is to become an expert on one specific farm area, roughly … Continue reading Work a FARM Area for Your Investing

Real estate investing full time

By William Bronchick, Esq. So, you hate your boss and you’re thinking of going full time in real estate investing?  After a few deals, you may be tempted to do so, but here are some important considerations you need to review before making the jump: Cash Reserves Although Real Estate transactions can be done successfully … Continue reading Real estate investing full time

Lease Option vs Contract for Deed

by Attorney William Bronchick Many investors are generally familiar with the concepts lease option and contract for deed (aka “installment land contract”). Many investors confuse the two, and this article will help you understand the tax, legal, and practical issues between a lease option vs contract for deed. Lease Options First, let’s start with the … Continue reading Lease Option vs Contract for Deed