The Real Estate Bowl

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A bowl for those currently in and thinking about real estate investing.

Debating whether to buy a house or go to business school. Thoughts?

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Anyone have tips for finding a good CPA? In Chicago and struggling (e.g. they are not even returning emails for pricing). Have a multifamily, referrals also welcome!

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Do you buy real estate for rental income as a personal investor or through an llc? How did you decide?

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Best website to use for creating a rental contract?

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Looking at buying a house with my fiancé in Toronto - spending approx. $1.5M (price of pretty basic house here). Household income of approx. $400K - concerned $1.5M is too much for us...thoughts?

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Does anyone have any experience buying studio/one-bedroom apartments to Airbnb/VRBO

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I've got $100k cash and have 2 rental duplexes in a major rust belt city. One duplex has a loan for 75% of value. Assuming credit is no issue, what is the best play with the cash?

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Any out of state investors here? I’ve read and done quite a bit of research on cash flowing markets but have failed to take action. How did you get over the hump?

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What are y’all’s thoughts/experiences with Fundrise? Don’t have much cash to buy real estate, but the returns they boast seem on par with less work. It’s not liquid so thinking abt 5 yrs for down pmt?

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For LA homeowners...How much of your gross and net income goes towards your mortgage? The bs 30% of gross guideline doesn’t apply to us.

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I just want a decent house on the west side/Culver City/Mid City area of LA, that’s less than $900k. Is that really so wrong?

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How do you find tenants? What do you all do for signing leases? Do you have an attorney?

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Anyone here gotten their real estate license? Do you act as a broker? Has it been useful in any other ways?

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Moving to NYC in a month. What are the best platform to find an apartments and what red flags should I be looking out for in terms of fees, promotional pricing etc.?

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What are your thoughts on high property tax properties. Currently in NY but planning to move to Bergen County, NJ for good schools but most of the places have property taxes of $19K and above

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Has anyone gotten an FHA loan?

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Current landlords - do you use any payment platforms to collect rent? Recommendations?

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What is the current interest rate you are all getting for an investment loan?

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Anyone have a good realtor for the west side of LA?

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Thoughts of buying a home in Dallas suburbs? which one has the best growth (frisco, las colinas, etc.)

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