Why Real Estate is a Great Alternative Investment March 28, 2016

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Real Estate

By Kerry Curry, B2R Contributing Writer

Wealth manager Richard DeNapoli bought a house in 2013 that has appreciated substantially.

Real estate, he says, can be a great alternative investment for one’s financial portfolio as it can be highly leveraged in …

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What is Your Rental Costing You in Property Taxes? April 15, 2015

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

Property TaxesBy Joel Hibbard, AVP & Legal Counsel, B2R Finance and Trenton T. Roberts, Attorney at Looper, Goodwine P.C. in Houston, Texas

We all know that taxes can be a headache, but since it is tax season, we thought it might …

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What Makes a Good Rental Property? May 1, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

By guest blogger Mark Ferguson.  Mark has been a licensed real estate agent since 2001, owns 10 single family rental properties, fixes and flips 10-15 homes a year and runs www.investfourmore.com, a blog discussing investing in rental properties, fix

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The Benefits of Becoming a Landlord April 23, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

Becoming a single-family home landlord is not always a planned event. Circumstances may arise when you have the opportunity to buy one or more houses to rent out, or hold onto existing properties that you may have considered selling. There …

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The Top Nine Tax Deductions for Landlords April 1, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

Rental real estate provides more tax benefits than almost any other investment. Below is a list of rental income deductions available for you to consider when preparing your taxes:

  1. Interest – Interest is often a landlord’s single biggest deductible expense.
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