Real Estate Investing

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Anyone here ex-big4 or ex-consulting now doing real estate investing full time? I’d love to learn from your journey. Aiming to get into full time real estate in 4-5 yrs.

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Thoughts on buying a lot, building a house and selling it to make some extra $? Then keep doing that every 6 months...

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I recently sold my house in NY and earned 221k in proceeds, after paying some debt I am now left with 145k. I am now in Houston, Texas ready to buy property. I am renting for 6 months while ....

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Investment property or coop? I’ve got 40k saved as a down, and would be looking at buying a place to live in and partially rent out but living and working in NYC makes that impossible. (Cont.)

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Anyone know if individuals or groups willing to lend in the second position for small deals? Or lenders willing to lend at over 80% for conventional commercial loans

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How much up front cash do you need to buy an investment property? 20%?

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Thoughts on ROI for rental properties vs. stock market investing? Do people consider this at all or are y’all real estate investors pretty certain as this is a proven/steady wealth builder

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Anyone investing in fall river, Ma, New Bedford, MA or providence RI area?

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Any experience with strong pet odor in a potential house buy? I believe it’s dog odor, but very strong in certain areas.

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Thinking of buying a house, what is a realistic expectation of remaining income after mortgage, expenses, etc? Is having less than $500 a month too little after maxing out ROTH, 401k ?

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Could anyone explain how opportunity zone funds are taxed to the individual setting up the fund and how the fund itself is taxed? Anyone have experience with this in NJ?

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Tax question for those who have a rental property. I own a place that I rented recently. I moved into an apartment. I don’t plan to buy another place soon. What is the best way to minimize tax burden?

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Do think a recession is coming? Shud I wait or look for houses now..

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How soon after purchasing primary home should I purchase rental property?

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if I currently own a home with a mortgage, and I want to turn it into a rental property under an LLC, do I have to sell it to the LLC and get a new mortgage or can I just transfer it? Steps to do so?

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Anyone investing in San Diego?

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Is cash a better metric for evaluating real estate investment or a net income based metric?

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What's the opinion on Williamstown, NJ?

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Current opinions on state of housing market going into 2019? In my area (dallas ft worth) housing prices are noticeably slowly declining and homes appear to stay listed for longer.

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Looking at investment properties in areas which may be a few mins from a war zone. Budget is around $200K. Should I wait till I build enough money in the account to fund the down payment? (Contd)

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