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It’s Become Cheaper to Rent than to Own in California

The LA Times has shared new data out of RealtyTrac which shows that it’s now cheaper to rent than own a home in many of California’s largest metropolitan areas. Only 29 large counties across the nation are in a situation

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Buy and Hold Real Estate Investing: Tax Perks and Savings

If you’re considering a buy and hold real estate investing strategy, 2014 is definitely the year to try it out. A number of factors are aligning to make this year an excellent one for buy and hold real estate. Home

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February Featured Investor Profile

This month our featured investor is Frank Ortiz of FraMar Realty, Inc. Frank has been thriving in the housing industry since 1979. He started his career as an architect, and since moving into property investment, he has put his architectural

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5 Reasons Buy and Hold Real Estate will be Lucrative in 2014

2013 was the year of the house flipper, but a number of significant changes to the housing market will make 2014 more amenable to buy and hold investors.  While rehabbers will still be able to enjoy excellent profits, these five

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Facing These Situations? A Buy & Hold Strategy Makes Sense.

A Buy & Hold investment strategy is the smart choice for all sorts of investors, but it can be particularly rewarding in a number of specific circumstances. If you’re looking for a new way to invest your money, consider Buy

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U.S. Census Bureau Confirms More Americans are Renting

Even as the housing market surges back across the country, there is still a solid chunk of Americans who are wary to return to the housing market. While house flippers are having a heyday, particularly in the California marketplace, the

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5 Great Tax Deductions for Landlords

More and more Americans are choosing to rent rather than return to the housing market. Potential first-time buyers are more likely to wait to buy until they have a large down payment or until they’re able to qualify for an

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