How Many Bedrooms Should Your Rental Property Have? October 3, 2016

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Real Estate Investment

By Kerry Curry, B2R Finance Contributor

Before a real estate investor begins the search for a new residential property to buy, he or she must answer some fundamental questions.

One key question for single-family rental investors is “How many …

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By Kerry Curry, Contributing Writer

Several things can affect what interest rate a residential real estate investor may pay when financing his or her rental portfolio. While some factors are specific to the portfolio itself, others may be external.…

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By Anthony Cazazian, Senior Vice President, B2R Finance

Investing in stabilized rental properties offers several benefits for the residential real estate investor. A property is considered to be stabilized if it is in lease-ready condition and is occupied by a …

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Can Your Rental Survive a Natural Disaster? September 14, 2015

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment

By Brianna Bobola, Marketing Writer, B2R Finance

As peak hurricane season approaches in mid-September, property owners along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts are holding their breath and hoping for a mild storm season, while those in Western states—especially California—are continually …

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Investor Intel for August September 2, 2015

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | News, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment

There’ve been no lazy dog days of August for U.S. stocks, as fears of slowing growth in China—the world’s second largest economy—and the subsequent devaluing of their currency put pressure on international markets. The S&P 500 just suffered its worst …

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Housing Demand Rises in and Near Central Business Districts By Robert Greenberg, VP Marketing, B2R Finance

For more than half a century, suburban growth surpassed growth in cities — in both population and job growth — but that is changing.

We’ve heard for several years now that the Millennial …

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The Best Places to Buy Single-Family Rentals in Q1 2015 February 25, 2015

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Real Estate Investment

The Best Places to Buy Single-Family Rentals in Q1 2015

By Robert Greenberg, VP Marketing, B2R Finance

Want double-digit returns and rents that soar more than 10 percent a year? It’s possible for the savvy real estate investor. A new report just released by RealtyTrac identifies 20 markets with the …

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What Investors Need to Know About Yield Maintenance December 22, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Financing, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment

Yield Maintenance

Brendan Carlson, VP Production, B2R Finance

Real estate investors seeking financing on their single-family rental portfolio may misunderstand how yield maintenance can affect a loan prepayment. It is something investors should be aware of, as it may affect their financing …

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5 Notable Advantages to Investing in a Single-Family Home June 2, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

As with all of your real estate portfolio investments, the type of properties you invest in, be it condos, multi-family, mixed use, or single-family homes, typically depends on the property location, market conditions, and projected return on your investment.

While …

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How To Spot a Great Property Manager May 21, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

A great property manager can often add significant margin to your monthly residential rental portfolio revenue. Below are a few things to look for when hiring a property manager:

Their attention to detail – In business as in life, it’s …

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Tips to Rent Your Homes Out Quickly March 12, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate, Renters

B2R Finance Guest Post by Mark Ferguson, InvestFourMore.com

One of the most important parts of investing in long-term rentals is finding a great renter.  There are many different ways to rent a home, I will break down exactly how …

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