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How to find good investment property in Portland

Lots of investors are looking to get started, and as active real estate experts in , we get asked to share our secrets quite a bit. Fortunately, we love to share 🙂 One of the biggest questions we get from local investors is ” How to find good investment property in ?” With the flood of foreclosure […]

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Real estate investing Resources in Portland

So you wanna get started investing in and you’re checking things out, eh? Good for you. Always do your homework and you won’t get schooled. Here’s some great tools that we’ve found and we use from time to time and great real estate investing resources in for investors here locally to tap into for quick […]

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How to find foreclosures in Portland OR

There’s a lot of competition to find great deals on local foreclosure properties. Finding them is only one part of the process – you also need to know how to capture them. Here are a few secrets from the pros that we’ve used with great success on how to find great foreclosure deals in . 1. Comb […]

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How to bid on a short sale property

Short sale properties can be a great source of income for investors, and a great deal for home buyers. It’s important to keep in mind that a short sale is one where the bank has approved a loss on a current loan. They’re losing money, so they want to unload. Generally the current owner is in a rough […]

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Foreclosure property listings in Portland – what’s real and what’s not?

There’s a ton of information on finding foreclosures in , and lots of services that will charge you for access to their data. In fact, we have our own foreclosure property listings in right here. Join our Foreclosure Property Alert List here >> But… How do you tell the difference between credible information and useless marketing gimmicks […]

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Investment Property Tax Deductions List for Portland

Uncle Sam gives, and Uncle Sam takes away. But in the case of buying local investment properties… you can earn investment property tax deductions for your properties. For real estate investors, the United States provides the opportunity to earn a living purchasing investment properties… and holding those properties as investments, and of course the income from […]

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Tips on Buying Portland Real Estate with your IRA

While most people understand that real estate is an investment, many people are taking advantage of the qualified retirement accounts to purchase real estate as an appreciating or revenue-generating instrument like IRAs. It’s really important to understand the tax implications, legal ramifications, and various other intricacies of purchasing real estate within your IRA. So, lets dive into some […]

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Foreclosure Scams in Portland– Beware Of Scams Like These

As you now, foreclosures over the past 5 years have been at record levels.  Just like with anything, when there’s an opportunity or when there’s people in pain… the dishonest and unscrupulous people in the world tend to come out of the dark shadows to prey on home owners who don’t know any better. Foreclosure […]

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How To Avoid Running Into Mortgage Paying Trouble for Portland Homeowners

You may think it’s only the tenant who has a hard time paying the mortgage, but as a real estate investor or landlord, there may be times when it’s hard to pay the mortgage on your end as well. Here are some things you can do to avoid facing difficulty in paying your mortgage each month. Keep […]

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