Winter is the Best Time to Buy for Landlords

Now is one of the best times to buy home and scoop up a rental property. Home prices in the US are lowest during the winter months each year so it only makes sense for landlords and real estate investors to scoop up as much real estate as possible during this time. Real estate investors Read more…

Washington DC Real Estate Investment Professional

Just starting to get your feet wet in the real estate investment game? Bought a property or two but now you want to start building a portfolio? Have no idea where to start? You’re in the right place. Whether you’ve bought a home before for yourself or if you’ve never owned real estate, getting into Read more…

The Key Numbers to Analyzing Investment Properties

When it comes to investing, it’s all about the numbers, right? If the numbers just don’t add up, there’s no point investing. The whole idea is to gain profit from either buy and hold properties or flipping properties. If you are considering buying and holding properties, meaning you are looking for a cash flow income Read more…

5 Most Important Real Estate Investment Terms

The real estate world is kind of like the legal world, full of confusing terms and legal jargon. But, if you’re planning on investing in property throughout Northern Virginia, DC, or Maryland there are five really important real estate investment terms you need to know. These five terms play a very important role in your Read more…

The Purpose of the Final Walk-Through on an Investment

The final walk-through on a home or property purchase is essential to the buying process. However, many investors avoid this final step, assuming everything went to plan. But, you know what happens when you assume? So, what is the purpose of the final walk-through, regardless of whether the home is vacant or if this is Read more…

Millennials Are Set Up to be the Wealthiest Generation

Mixed reviews of millennial’s financial habits everywhere you turn. One study says they are saving for the future while another says that millennial’s are actually quite at saving. The naysayers may find it difficult to see the accomplishments and potential of the generation of those in this generation may be farther ahead of the curve Read more…

Flipping Isn’t the Only Investment Option

Investing in real estate doesn’t have to be the late-night infomercial or reality show. Many of these shows present investing as a rich quick scheme with a profitable venture but these investors typically only focus on flipping properties. This is the only way to make a buck in investing. Many investors are just getting started Read more…

Can I Buy an Investment Home Without a Down Payment?

There are a lot of opportunities for real estate investments throughout Northern Virginia, DC, and Maryland. As an expert in real estate investments, I’ve helped hundreds of people find and purchase their very first investment or even their 10th investment property throughout the area. Because I know the laws, regulations, and how to find the Read more…

Millennials Are Now Moving Away From the Rental Market

Homeownership is rising, which is sending chills in the residential rental market. After a long stretch near the top of the commercial real estate industry, the rental market has slowly started to decline, primarily due to many millennial’s making homeownership a reality. The demand for rental properties in the past has been fueled by people Read more…

How Much Will $500,000 Get You in Alexandria?

As of the publishing of this post, November 3, 2017, there are currently four properties in the Alexandria region priced from $490,000-$510,000. While a half $1 million may seem like a lot in some markets, for the Alexandria area is actually the average price. The median list price and sale price are between $490,000 and Read more…

Most Common Questions About Money When Buying a Home

People may not want to talk about money and it might be uncomfortable, but you really can’t buy a house without money. We have to talk about it. And it’s okay; you need to know what’s involved when buying a house. While every single real estate transaction is different there are some commonalities to most Read more…