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9 months ago

6 Advantages of Real Estate Investing for Savvy Entrepreneurs

Ive had numerous conversations with entrepreneurs lately who have come to the conclusion that they need to start diversifying their business profits into more than just a savings account. If this is you - pay close attention.

Being a real estate investor isnt always glamorous but it is one of the best ways to build wealth over the long-haul, especially for the entrepreneurial-minded. Here are six reasons why you should consider investing in rental properties.

1. Cash flow.

9 months ago

Principal Real Estate Investors Releases 2016 U.S. Commercial Real Estate Outlook

DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Principal Real Estate Investors, one of the largest institutional real estate managers in the United States, released its annual outlook for commercial real estate. The report details the key themes expected to drive the U.S. commercial real estate market in 2016, including stronger economic growth in the United States and continued accommodative monetary policy.

From the report: We expect the U.S. economy to move along at a pace that is by historic standards disappointing, but relative to other

9 months ago

Get the Home You Want Now -- Buy it Later


The image is of the Craigslist search results for a search in the Real Estate Wanted category on the phrase "want lease to own." Some of these are likely investors, but others are individuals who want to ultimately own a home, but for various reasons they need to lease it right now.

11 months ago

Acton School of Business Launches “Acton Challenge” to Uncover Future Leaders in Real Estate, Education Innovation and Energy Fields

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The search for the next generation of business and not-for-profit leaders begins this May, as the Acton School of Business today announced the Acton Challenge, an unprecedented competition comprised of three simultaneous challenges in the fields of energy, real estate and education innovation. As business and civic leaders across the country become increasingly concerned about the continued decline of innovative leaders emerging from Americas education system, the Acton Challenge intends to change the way t

1 year ago

How About an Uber for Real Estate?


There's no shortage of news about Uber and how it is connecting riders with drivers and cutting out the taxi companies. Some cities are fighting the trend and legislating them out of the area, and others are still trying to figure out how this service has become so popular so quickly. This isn