rental income

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How about investment properties?

If you assume operating expenses amounting to 15%, those ratios translate into a Capitalization Rate of about 5.5. That’s not stellar, but compare it to the likely return on many alternative investments and you’ll understand why this has been a fast-moving market this year. Continue reading

“Vulture investors” back?

The national press continues to highlight “opportunities” in real estate markets that have been hit hardest by the recession. I continue to get calls from prospective investors who expect the same market conditions in Austin and Central Texas. The good news is that Austin is different. The bad news is that Austin is different. It’s all a matter of perspective. Continue reading