Raise the Rent? by Mercedes Shaffer

Is it a good idea to raise the rent every year, especially if you have a great tenant?  So many landlords don’t raise the rent annually for a variety of reasons, so let’s explore the benefits and potential drawbacks. Don’t Want to Lose Your Tenant? One of the most common reasons a landlord doesn’t raise…

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Legal Q &A by Richard Beckman

Question 1: Other than AB 3088, which you covered in your online seminar in September, are there any new laws for 2021 that landlords should know about? Answer 1:  Apparently, the California legislature and Governor Newsom were as distracted by the pandemic as the rest of us, and, other than AB 3088, passed no laws…

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Learn the Market to Build Wealth by Terry Moore

To make good apartment investment decisions, you must know the market as well as your values and investment goals. Without your own market knowledge, you’re at the mercy of your broker and you’re not in control of your own wealth-building. Aim to learn two things. Learn why some investment properties sell for more than others.…

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What if America Tried Capitalism?

The below was written by Bill Bonner, a contributing author to Whiskey and Gunpowder.  Whiskey and Gunpowder, a free e-letter is the independent investor’s daily guide to gold, commodities, profits and freedom. To subscribe, visit www.whiskeyandgunpowder.com.    We’ve seen over the last few decades that socialism – in all its forms – doesn’t work very…

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