1. EB5

    EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

    The United States EB-5 visa, employment-based fifth preference category or EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa Program, provides a method for eligible Immigrant Investors to become lawful permanent residents—informally known as “green card” holders. Immigrant investor visa categories are: Employment …Read More

  2. Real Estate Investments

    Calling All Busy Professionals

    Adulthood can be an endless stream of “I wish I could, but I’m too busy.” While the busy excuse may work on your garden, it won’t fly with your future. Regardless of how busy you are, you can’t put this off. Whether you are a busy executive, an academic, an IT professional or and medical p…Read More

  3. residential income

    Market Insight – Cincinnati

    Moody’s has ranked Cincinnati as the best-performing metro area in Ohio. A unique and historic city located on the Ohio River and with a population of 2.2 million, Cincinnati is part of the 24th largest U.S. metropolitan area and it is growing fast! Winston Churchill once called Cincinnati the mos…Read More

  4. Real Estate Investments

    Changes in Socioeconomic Patterns

    Investors should recognize the dynamic nature of real estate markets. Nothing is static; change is constantly occurring. Changes not only affect individual properties, but also neighborhoods, communities, and regions. Individual properties, districts, neighborhoods and entire communities often follo…Read More

  5. Real Estate Investments

    Principle of Substitution

    Should I invest near home or long distance? That is the question every investor grapples with. If your sole consideration is the need or desire to self-manage your investment property. Ask yourself the following questions. Are you available, and willing, to manage your property on a full-time basis?…Read More

  6. Real Estate Investments

    Principle of Anticipation

    Investors should also consider future changes in anticipated demand caused by off-site improvements like highways, bridges, schools, and parks. These have an important impact on value even though such improvements may be in the planning stage and not visible at the time of the purchase. Because the …Read More

  7. Real Estate Investments

    Value is a Function of Income

    Investors purchase income-producing properties for the income (future benefits) the properties will yield (produce) Investor in real property should estimate the duration of the income stream and its risk, or likelihood of receipt Do not apply this to New construction Special purpose property Unique…Read More

  8. Real Estate Investments

    Past, Present and Future – Who Cares?

    There are always 3 entities always interested in any piece of an investment property. The investor, the bank/lender and the government. When you are financing an investment property among other things the bank/lender will ask for: a. Full copies of the last 3 year's property federal tax returns or p…Read More

  9. Real Estate Investments

    Absolute Net Properties – Best Investment Ever

    How would you like to invest in a commercial property where a high credit national tenant has leased the commercial property from you for a very long time. Being a large national company they send you the rent every month and you never have to worry about not receiving the check. Not only do they pa…Read More

  10. Real Estate Investments

    Questions to ask yourself as a new investor.

    Every person who starts investing in real estate dreams of becoming a successful real estate investor. The truth is that becoming a real estate investor can certainly turn into a very profitable career. If you are starting out in commercial real estate there are 5 questions that you need to ask your…Read More