Articles For Aspiring & Active Real Estate Investors
Are you someone that’s looking to take your income potential to the next level? Do you watch the news, read the business section of the newspaper, or walk the streets of Kentucky wondering how you could get a slice of the massive booming real estate market?
As of 2020, Kentucky’s population is over 4,5000,000. However, these 4,500,000 people do not have enough housing units to choose from. Over the years, the population has outgrown housing units by nearly 8%. A growing population coupled with not enough houses means opportunities for investors and - more specifically - wholesalers.
Wholesaling real estate is a great way to participate in the booming Kentucky real estate market and housing shortage without the need for as much capital as an investor. In this article, we’ll explain how to wholesale real estate in Kentucky.
The first step for anyone wishing to embark on a real estate career is to get licensed. But to get licensed, candidates need to successfully complete the required education courses—online or in-person—from an education provider approved by their state licensing board.
But the education requirements don’t stop upon licensing. Real estate agents and brokers, like other licensed professionals, must complete continuing education requirements to keep their licenses in good standing.
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Maryland may be one of the smaller states in the nation geographically, but there is still plenty of room for success in real estate wholesaling.
Maryland’s surface area of just 12,407 square miles makes it the 8th smallest state in the country in terms of land mass. But with about 645 people per square mile, Maryland is also one of the most densely populated. In fact, only four other states are more densely populated: New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.
According to the U.S. Census, there were over 2.2 million households in Maryland in 2020, with over 2.5 million housing units. Located near Washington, D.C., this mid-Atlantic state boasts over 6 million residents. Known for its ample coastline and abundant waterways along the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean, the state’s largest city is Baltimore, Md., a seaport where over 585,000 residents made their homes at the time of the 2020 Census.
Densely populated areas tend to have higher housing costs....
Wholesaling real estate has taken the investment market by storm over the past few years. Although not a new-fangled type of real estate investment, this investment strategy’s meteoric rise can likely be attributed to a real estate marketplace that has become increasingly digital, offering easy access to market metrics and property data – even if the wholesaling opportunity is in another state.
Once known as trading paper, wholesaling real estate is now practiced by new and experienced investors in all sorts of markets under various conditions.
If you are interested in learning how to wholesale real estate in Missouri, the good news is that the state’s real estate market remains strong. However, there are clear signs of a slowdown, which is the anticipated result of the Federal Reserve Bank when they raised rates to combat inflation. The good news is that these macro market manipulations will swing the market back to a more balanced playing field. Don’t be...
With a population of over 5.8 million and more than 2.7 million housing units of available housing, Wisconsin offers ample opportunity for real estate wholesaling.
Wholesaling is a real estate investing technique that allows practitioners to make substantial fees without ever purchasing a property or completing any educational requirement. It's something virtually anyone can do as long as they have some free time and a willingness to learn.
While you may need some spare cash to pay for a few basic start-up costs, you certainly don't need to make risky investments or leverage your credit. Plus, you get to learn about the business, make connections, and have the ability to earn significant fees in a relatively short amount of time.
As a result, wholesaling is an excellent strategy for beginners and anyone who wants to learn more about the real estate business. But to be successful, you must understand a few basic concepts and develop a step-by-step plan.
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Arizona is the country’s sixth largest state and one of the four Corner States in the southwestern United States – the other three corners include New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado. With nearly 114,000 square miles and a topography that varies from mountainous to desert plains, there are many things to learn about how to wholesale real estate in Arizona.
Arizona was adopted in 1912 and was the last state adopted in the contiguous U.S. The population of the southwestern state exceeded 7.2 million as of July 2021 and has been a favorite retirement destination for decades. The diversity of Arizona’s population includes 27 federally recognized Indian tribe reservations.
The topography of Arizona is as interesting as its history. While the north has pine forests, canyons, mountains, and snowfall, southern Arizona is a desert climate, with hot, arid summers and traditionally mild winters.
Arizona is also home to one of the seven natural wonders of the world – the...
Are you looking to scale up your real estate business? Ensure your sales pipeline is always full of leads—such as homeowners in default and motivated sellers of distressed real estate.
This will safeguard your business continuity and generate the revenue you need. However, finding these leads isn't always easy, so you might consider tools like REIkit. Discover what REIkit is and all there is to it in our REIkit Review.
But first, check out this quick video below that talks about what REIkit is for!
In today’s market, you might think it’s impossible to make money in real estate. Interest rates are rising, inflation is roaring, and the stock market is volatile.
However, what if we told you that there is a unique strategy that can provide positive cash flow to aspiring Idaho investors even in today’s challenging investment landscape?
According to the 2020 census, Idaho has a population of just over 1.8 million people. And, although that might not seem like a lot relative to other larger states in America such as Texas, California, and New York, Idaho has ranked amongst the fastest-growing populations in America for five consecutive years. That means the real estate market - an already growing industry - is likely to continue to grow throughout the great state of Idaho for the foreseeable future.
A great real estate investment strategy you can use to take advantage of this trend despite the overarching recessionary and inflationary pressures is wholesaling...
When people vacation, the first thing they typically think about is the beautiful state of Hawaii. For many years Hawaii has been the ultimate destination for vacationers to enjoy beaches, hikes, and volcanoes. However, what if I told you that Hawaii is also a great destination for real estate investors?
According to the most recent census, Hawaii has a population of just over 1,450,000 people. Of those citizens, nearly 20% are 65 years or older. As a comparison, the United States has roughly 15% of its population aged 65 years or older.
So, what does that mean for you, a real estate investor? It means Hawaii, a state with a large number of senior citizens, retirees, and elderly, is going to have an influx of homes available to buy, sell, or rent as individuals pass away, move in with their children, or move into nursing homes.
A great way to take advantage of this macro Hawaii housing trend is by wholesaling residential real estate. In this article, we are going to tell you how...
Wholesaling is an excellent way for anyone to earn significant fees by helping another investor locate a real estate deal.
With a population of just over 1 million, according to 2021 estimates, and 457,954 units of housing, there is ample opportunity to wholesale real estate in Delaware. It’s a lucrative technique that anyone can master if they put in the time and effort. But you must understand the business well if you want to be successful.
Here is a step-by-step guide to help you get started in how to wholesale real estate in Delaware.