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The Short-Term Rental Plans of Investment Properties

Did you know 30% of those with vacation properties and 32% of those with investment properties planned to rent them in 2018 as a short-term rental? Today’s infographic from the National Association of Realtors takes a look at vacation and investment property owners’ short-term rental plans.  Happy Friday!!!...
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Ten Steps for Successfully Buying a Rental

Buying a good rental property has the potential for some incredible passive income opportunities.  However, in order to be successful you have to do your due diligence and make sure you do it the right way.  Our friends over at FortuneBuilders put together the following infographic that will...
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Evictions Are an Awful Side of the Rental Housing Business

“Evictions are an awful side of the rental housing business that causes pain for both tenants who need a place to live and landlords who have to run a business.”  That’s the synopsis of a recent interview with National REIA’s Charles Tassell (while wearing his Greater Cincinnati Northern...
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HouseCanary’s Q1 Rental Index

The latest HouseCanary quarterly Canary Rental Index (CRI), reports that the nationwide effective gross yield (EGY) is remaining steady at 7.7%  – which HouseCanary says effectively means that investors can expect a return on their investment of around 7.7%.  The CRI measures Effective Gross Yield, defined as the...
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Homeownership & Rental Vacancy Rates Hold Firm

The U.S. government is reporting that the national vacancy rates in Q1 2018 were 7.0% for rental housing and 1.5% for homeowner housing. The rental vacancy rate of 7.0% was virtually unchanged from the rate in Q4 2017.  The homeowner vacancy rate of 1.5% was 0.2 percentage points...
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