How to Market Your Commercial Real Estate Loan Business

Too often I see that small business owners miss the mark with their marketing. Sure, it’s easy to do when you specialize in a specific industry niche and spend your time wrapped up in industry jargon. However, it’s best to put yourself in your potential customer’s shoes and think about your marketing from their perspective, […]

I am a small business owner, do I need a business attorney?

They ask me this question all the time. Mostly this question comes from people I meet, who run a small business and have always done things for themselves. The business may have some employees, own some assets, and is quite profitable. When I talk to them, I always hear, “I don’t really have any legal […]

Understand the place of a hotel in a world of bed and breakfast

Unlicensed accommodations represent a growing change in the hospitality industry. Hotels must now face a new competitor in the form of anyone with a free room and access to websites like AirBnB. However, consumers must also understand how the two services now differ in terms of expectations, regulations, and more. For those who don’t know, […]

Understanding Property Curbs

Today, ‘property restrictions’ is a term that is heard very frequently in the wealth management space. Asian nations, such as China, Indonesia, Hong Kong, and Singapore, have implemented property restrictions in recent years. Property restrictions can be defined as property policies put in place by governments to curb excessive rise in property prices. Property curbs […]

Historical returns on real estate investments

There are many emotional factors related to real estate ownership. Do historical returns on real estate investments justify the confidence that so many investors have in them? Ownership of land has been something that has become deeply ingrained in the mind of man. Land is seen as the only solid and permanent investment. The American […]

Can a bank legally make a profit on foreclosed property?

As banks are foreclosing hundreds of thousands of properties across the country, the question continues to arise: “Can banks make a profit on foreclosed properties?” The simple answer is yes, but it takes some special circumstances to make it happen. If the owner knows how to protect his equity, he may get paid even if […]

Manufactured Homes 101: What You Need to Know!

Everyone has dreamed of owning their dream home. Instead, they can call their own. It is a place of sanctuary to shelter you and your family. Manufactured homes have always been a good option. It’s worth your money’s worth, although many people are still unsure about buying one. Factory-built homes come in all shapes and […]

Landlords: How to Determine the Rent Amount for Your Property

I want to introduce you to several resources where a real estate investor or property owner can determine what rent to charge for their investment property. The three most popular websites available for this purpose are Zillow.com, Rentometer.com and Craig’s List. Zillow is the most popular and respected, so we’ll start there. To go Zillow.com […]