The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings

Author: Steve Berges
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118045909
Release Date: 2011-01-06
Genre: Business & Economics

Whether you?re a first-time real estate investor or a seasoned professional, The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings helps you map out your future, find apartment buildings at a fair price, finance purchases, and manage your properties. Now revised and expanded, this Second Edition includes tax planning advice, case studies of real acquisitions, and appendixes that add detail to the big picture. Plus, it includes a handy glossary of all the terms investors need to know, helpful sample forms that make paperwork quick and easy, and updated real estate forecasts. With this comprehensive guide at hand you?ll find profits easy to come by.

The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings

Author: Steve Berges
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471705697
Release Date: 2005-01-21
Genre: Business & Economics

Whether you?re a first-time real estate investor or a seasoned professional, The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings helps you map out your future, find apartment buildings at a fair price, finance purchases, and manage your properties. Now revised and expanded, this Second Edition includes tax planning advice, case studies of real acquisitions, and appendixes that add detail to the big picture. Plus, it includes a handy glossary of all the terms investors need to know, helpful sample forms that make paperwork quick and easy, and updated real estate forecasts. With this comprehensive guide at hand you?ll find profits easy to come by.

The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings

Author: Steve Berges
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471436399
Release Date: 2002-03-29
Genre: Business & Economics

How to build wealth and achieve your dreams by investing in apartment buildings Investing in real estate is a tried-and-true way to build assets, increase income, and prepare for retirement or the expense of college. With the proper guidance, a well-defined plan, and a little capital, anyone can profit by buying and selling rental properties. For first-time investors, this handy, straightforward guide will help you map out your future, find apartment buildings at a fair price, finance purchases, and manage your properties. If you are an active real estate investor focused on single family properties, you can graduate to multifamily apartment complexes using Steve Berges’ step-by-step plan for increasing the number of units you hold from a handful to hundreds. The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings includes tax planning advice, case studies of real acquisitions, and appendixes that add detail to the big picture. Topics include: Ten ways to create value Six ways to locate multifamily properties Four key ratios every investor should know Two crucial techniques that will help any investor save thousands Three ways to determine how much a piece of property is really worth Five cardinal rules of successful negotiations Six reasons sellers sell their property Four effective exit strategies Five keys to your success And much more

How to Buy and Sell Apartment Buildings

Author: Eugene E. Vollucci
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471653438
Release Date: 2004-06-03
Genre: Business & Economics

Follow a proven path to greater wealth-with the newly updated bestseller How to Buy and Sell Apartment Buildings Through his popular seminar program, Eugene Vollucci has shown thousands of experienced real estate investors and novices alike how to take advantage of one of the most rewarding investments you can find-apartment buildings. In this bestselling guide, the Volluccis' simple, step-by-step program shows you how to become a real estate millionaire just like they did. With material on new IRS rulings, tips on avoiding common pitfalls, and new advice on assuming loans with delinquent clauses, How to Buy and Sell Apartment Buildings is more comprehensive and complete than ever. This Second Edition includes all the information that you need to find great real estate deals, understand complicated leases and contracts, exploit all the tax breaks you're entitled to, protect your assets, and turn a small investment into millions! With the Volluccis' straightforward, three-step system, you'll be able to: * Gauge markets so you know when to buy or sell * Read between the lines of property set-up sheets to spot good properties * Use the latest computer software to accurately evaluate properties * Develop a marketing plan to maximize profits when selling * Take advantage of all the recent tax law changes * Put together an asset protection plan that'll make you judgment-proof How to Buy and Sell Apartment Buildings, Second Edition also shows you how to concentrate your assets for higher returns, use consultants so you aren't left on your own, set up a family living partnership to protect your assets, and much more.

The Complete Guide to Investing in Rental Properties

Author: Steve Berges
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071458379
Release Date: 2004-05-21
Genre: Business & Economics

Maximize profits in the single-family and multi-unit rental market You probably know that small rental properties are among the safest, most affordable, and most profitable investments around. With the a little help, however, you can minimize both your investment and your costs and send your profits straight through the roof! In this comprehensive handbook, real estate investing expert Steve Berges reveals the secrets that have made him one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the field. He shows you all of the indispensable tricks of the trade, explains why they are so important, and connects them to other essential steps for super-profitable investing. Arming you with his Five Golden Rules for Success, Steve Berges also shows you how to: Select a house and negotiate the best price and terms Perform a comprehensive financial analysis to maximize value Secure financing and prepare for your closing Find qualified tenants and draft favorable lease agreements Reduce operating costs, increase rents, and improve profitability Avoid the little-known pitfalls of real estate investing With Steve Berges' expert guidance and no-nonsense advice, you can maximize your investment, minimize your time and effort, and make the most of every foray into the real estate market.

The Complete Guide to Real Estate Finance for Investment Properties

Author: Steve Berges
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118045807
Release Date: 2011-01-06
Genre: Business & Economics

This practical, real-world guide gives investors all the tools they need to make wise decisions when weighing the value and potential of investment properties. Written for old pros as well as novice investors, this friendly, straightforward guide walks readers step by step through every stage of property analysis. Whether you're buying or selling, investing in big commercial properties or single-family rentals, you'll find expert guidance and handy resources on every aspect of real estate finance, including: * Proven, effective valuation techniques * Finance tips for all different kinds of property * How various financing strategies affect investments * Structuring financial instruments, including leverage, debt, equity, and partnerships * Measurements and ratios for investment performance, including capitalization rates and gross rent multiplier ratios * Future and present value analysis * How the appraisal process works * Primary appraisal methods-replacement cost, sales comparison, and income capitalization-and how to know which one to use * How to understand financial statements, including income, balance, and cash flow * Case studies for single-family rentals, multifamily conversions, apartment complexes, and commercial office space * A detailed glossary of important real estate terminology

The Complete Guide to Investing in Foreclosures

Author: Steve Berges
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 9780814429167
Release Date: 2005-11-21
Genre: Business & Economics

As demand for real estate has skyrocketed, so have prices. But finding affordable properties to buy and sell for profit has actually never been easier! Why? Because foreclosures are at an all-time high, meaning banks and other lenders have unprecedented numbers of properties they are all too eager to unload. That’s your opportunity to acquire prime properties -- both residential and commercial -- at incredible value, and build a substantial real estate portfolio that should give you great returns for years to come. But as easy as it might seem to be to profit in the foreclosure market, the route to success is rife with hazards that can quickly turn your journey into a disaster. A few precautions and some careful preparation can prevent a lot of headaches -- and bad investments -- down the road. The Complete Guide to Investing in Foreclosures is written to help you identify and take advantage of opportunities while avoiding the pitfalls. Best-selling author Steve Berges gives you: * Secrets for finding great properties before they’re public knowledge * Foolproof strategies for buying properties at all stages of foreclosure * Important information you need to know before investing in any foreclosure * Powerful ways to take advantage of little-known alternatives like HUD, SBA, VA, and IRS properties, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac foreclosures, pre- and post-foreclosure opportunities, and a lot more * A full selection of value assessment tools, lead-generation strategies, and practical step-by-step processes * The 7 Caveats of Investing in Foreclosures Foreclosures may be the quickest and most reliable way to profit in real estate–but you’ve got to know what you’re doing. Whether you’re new to the game or are already experienced in buying and selling foreclosed properties, The Complete Guide to Investing in Foreclosures gives you everything you need to make smart moves at every stage of the process.

Investing in Apartment Buildings Create a Reliable Stream of Income and Build Long Term Wealth

Author: Matthew Martinez
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071641491
Release Date: 2008-10-12
Genre: Business & Economics

Investing in Apartment Buildings is a comprehensive guide to finding, analyzing, managing, improving and profiting from rental properties. Written by the author of the bestselling 2 Years to a Million in Real Estate, this book provides both novice and experienced investors with step-by-step guidance on reaping a steady cash flow by owning apartment buildings. Building a sizeable portfolio of income-producing rental properties requires a well-defined plan that must be nurtured over time. This book teaches you how to: Determine where to invest Evaluate the return on any property Conduct due diligence on prospective acquisition targets Construct deals Manage properties so they achieve their full economic potential prior to disposition Develop exit strategies Gain the confidence and knowledge you need to invest in larger deals Make money from owning multifamily properties Investing in Apartment Buildings shows how to avoid the pitfalls and gaffs commonly made in this industry while achieving your investment goals with this asset class.

Emerging Real Estate Markets

Author: David Lindahl
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118045238
Release Date: 2011-01-11
Genre: Business & Economics

Praise for Emerging Real Estate Markets "In this book, you'll discover how to snatch real estate opportunities at low prices, before their value becomes common knowledge. Buy all the copies on the bookshelf before your competitor does!" --Frank McKinney, "The Maverick Daredevil Real Estate Entrepreneur" and author of Frank McKinney's Maverick Approach to Real Estate Success "I've never seen another real estate book even come close to laying out a profit road map the way this one does. If your local economy is too hot or too cold, Lindahl's guide will show you how to invest in the up-and-coming markets with the greatest profit potential." --Stacy Kellams, President, www.RealEstateCourseReviews.com "Lindahl shows you how to look into the future and see where the next hot real estate markets will be. It's the closest thing I've found to a real estate crystal ball." --Jeff Adams, President, www.FreeRealEstateMentoring.com "The brilliant thing about this book is Lindahl's approach to investing by 'remote control.' He has a real-world system for living in one place and making money from investments in another." --William Bronchick, attorney and coauthor of Flipping Properties "In the crowded field of real estate gurus, Lindahl stands head-and-shoulders above the rest. This book is must reading for any serious investor--beginner or veteran." --Justin Ford, author of Seeds of Wealth and Main Street Millionaire

Multi Family Millions

Author: David Lindahl
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470428351
Release Date: 2012-06-13
Genre: Business & Economics

Multi-Family Millions offers expert advice for investors who want to make the transition from single-family homes to more profitable multi-family units. Successful real estate investor David Lindahl shows you how to find troubled properties that are ripe for quick profits, how to fix or flip those properties, and how to re-sell at maximum value. With a proven step-by-step system for managing each stage of the process, this book shows you how to get started in moneymaking multi-family units?even while you work your day job.

Invest in Apartment Buildings

Author: Theresa Bradley-Banta
Publisher:
ISBN: 0985968109
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Invest In Apartment Buildings Profit Without The Pitfalls is a no-holds-barred guide to successfully investing in multifamily buildings. This Bradley-Banta compendium includes everything you need to know-the good deals and the "don't go there" ones; exit strategies-and the fact that you must have more than one; repositioning a property (it's a lot more than fixing it up); negotiating the best deals (let go of being liked); understanding the real numbers and using them to your advantage; and the often ignored value of building a first-class team. Theresa Bradley-Banta's Invest In Apartment Buildings features tales from the real estate fast lane that only Bradley-Banta shares. It fills you in on the so-called "guru snafus"-the pitfalls that occur because investors follow the advice of the "gurus" of the moment-and lets you in on every aspect of the deal from start to finish.

How to Take an Apartment Building from Money Pit to Money Maker

Author: Craig Haskell
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 9781411675674
Release Date: 2006-02
Genre:

The ultimate answers for struggling apartment owners and managers. This revolutionary book introduces a new step-by-step 5-stage apartment recovery system that helps owners and managers take their apartment buildings from money pit to money maker. This book gives apartment owners and managers the tools they need to build a thriving, top producing rental property.

The Complete Guide to Selling a Business

Author: Fred S. Steingold Attorney
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413312881
Release Date: 2012-08-16
Genre: Business & Economics

The most comprehensive, easy-to-use guide to selling a business available! It covers: getting your business ready to sell pricing your business and valuing your assets finding the right buyer analyzing the tax issues negotiating a payment plan and other terms of sale planning your future relationship with the business limiting your liability working with lawyers, accountants and brokers closing the deal and transferring the business to its new owner The Complete Guide to Selling a Business helps you create more than two dozen crucial documents for both asset and entity sales, including: the sales agreement confidentiality letter promissory notes and security agreements noncompete and consulting agreements closing checklists This edition is completely updated with the latest tax considerations, and now provides more advice on marketing the sale of your business. There are literally dozens of competing titles on the market, but none can match The Complete Guide to Selling a Business for sheer depth, accuracy and ease of use. Download forms for book on nolo.com

Good Commercial Sense

Author: Karina Barrymore
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118320488
Release Date: 2016-05-12
Genre: Business & Economics

Commercial property is increasingly coming under the spotlight of traditional residential investors, as housing markets become difficult to pick. Written by Karina Barrymore, best-selling author of The Power of Property (978-0-7314-0483-4), Good Commercial Sense is a comprehensive guide to investing in commercial property. It compares commercial property with other investment assets, which type of property to buy, picking the next trend, the risks, property trusts, maintenance, management and more.