B2R Investor Intel: Smooth Sailing on the Home Front August 7, 2015

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

With the dog days of summer here and Congress on its annual August recess, all is relatively quiet on the home front (literally). The housing sector continues to fuel the American economy, making up for the manufacturing sector’s …

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B2R Investor Intel: The Grexit July 10, 2015

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

In what is playing out to be a Greek tragedy not seen by many of us since high school, turmoil continues to roil oversees. With drama surrounding a potential Grexit somewhat mitigated by new economic proposals today, China’s impending 1929

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By Brianna Bobola, Marketing Writer, B2R Finance

Rental property investors should consider a variety of renovations and other property enhancements to increase profits and attract better-qualified tenants.

When deciding how to prioritize your property improvements, it’s important to weigh the …

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Is a Tenant Screening Service Right for You?

By Robert Greenberg, VP Marketing, B2R Finance

Rental property investors want to find tenants that pay on time, adhere to the terms of their lease agreement and respect their rental property.

Using one of the many online services that offer …

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Many U.S. Housing Markets Still Affordable December 8, 2014

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

Counties Still Affordable

Georgia, Michigan and Pennsylvania have some of the nation’s most affordable housing, according to new data from RealtyTrac, which found that 48 percent of housing markets are still affordable by historical standards.

Those three states had the most counties listed …

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When Intrinsic Value Trumps Market Value November 13, 2014

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

Newslender lead Nov.

By Katharine Briggs, Chief Operating Officer, B2R Finance

Real estate investors can find today’s housing market frustrating when appraised values on their rental portfolios come in lower than what they believe the properties are truly worth.

Market value —the price …

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MBA Forecasts a Rise in Lending for 2015 November 12, 2014

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

MBA Forecasts Rise in Lending

A new economic forecast from the Mortgage Bankers Association indicates a stronger economy will bolster mortgage lending next year.

Job growth coupled with low interest rates should continue to make investments in single-family rental properties attractive to investors in 2015.…

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