How To Make A Profitable Real Estate Investment
The problem is that people get stuck on the idea of finding great deals for rentals. They buy two or three good deals, and all of a sudden they have ,000 in payments. They find several tenants, but if the tenants all move out, they have ,000 of debt each month.
I’m surprised more investors with the means aren’t already doing this. The key to all this is selecting the right TIC property sponsor. The Spectrus Group is one of my favorites due to its impressive and consistent record providing outstanding results to their investors. In 28 years of operation, they have never missed a payment to an investor and never have been late either. They provide investors with outstanding solid commercial property investments via their NNN Plus lease, which as mentioned previously, pays the investor on a contractual term regardless if the property is even rented or not. And if that’s not enough, when it comes time to sell the property, 100% of the profits goes straight to the investor as well. It’s low risk and you can do this today.
Even though I am suggesting pro-forma numbers here or projection numbers, let me warn you here, NEVER BUY OR BASE YOUR DECISION TO BUY ON THESE NUMBERS. You definitely should have developed some kind projections of your own, with the help of the management company. It is simply good business to do so and to manage your investing goals.
The best indicator of your home’s value is the actual selling price of similar homes on the same block or within a few blocks. By similar homes, we mean those with the same square footage and same number of bedrooms and baths, and comparable amenities.
Loan to values, as in the difference between what a property is worth vs. what is owed, is another key ratio to reduce risk for banks. The normal high side for the typical owner occupied property, such as office, industrial or retail, is 75%/80% on a refinance. This is being dropped pretty much across the board to a max of 70%. Special purpose properties, such as, restaurants, automotive, hotels, daycares, etc are taking the brunt of it, as many lenders will not lend beyond 60% loan to value. Many lender have simple stopped lending on these properties all together.
Your Ability To Pay. You will need to demonstrate that you have the ability to pay back the mortgage in order to establish one. That means you’ll need an income coming in. It’s important to take into consideration how much you need to obtain the mortgage financing that you qualify for.
Use the channels of media that create good enquiry and capture the momentum of promotion. Could you say what is better as a promotional tool to use today?
You see, in entering real estate, you have to be prepared. You have to plan first. Decide what type of investing you can do or you can be great at. It is better to develop a strategy first, strategy that you can use to be successful in Sarasota real estate.