Real Estate Investment and Formulas

Dec. 16, 2015

Fort Lauderdale Home Prices December 2015

Fort Lauderdale Home Prices December 2015

Last month I wrote that inventory seems to keep appearing.  A few readers looking at lower priced homes wrote back to me saying if inventory exists, they don't see it.  So I should have qualified my thought a bit.  This month I'm ...

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Nov. 18, 2015

Home Prices in Fort Lauderdale November 2015

Home Prices in Fort Lauderdale November 2015

This month just kind of seemed like a non event.  Here are a couple of my observations about the Fort Lauderdale housing market at the moment, moderately priced homes are attracting more attention that higher price points, inventory seems to keep appearing, and ...

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April 8, 2015

Triple Net Lease (NNN) properties in Fort Lauderdale

Triple Net Lease (NNN) properties in Fort Lauderdale

Net Lease Fort Lauderdale

Tired of being a residential landlord and dealing with tenant issues?  Are you spending more time maintaining your investment property than you ever thought possible? One of the trends I'm noticing is an enormous interest in Triple Net Leased properties, also ...

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March 10, 2015

What a stronger dollar means for Fort Lauderdale Real Estate

What a stronger dollar means for Fort Lauderdale Real Estate

Currency

Those looking to purchase a second home have flocked to Fort Lauderdale since the dawn of time (I may be exaggerating a bit there).  More recently huge amounts of property have been bought for investment in Fort Lauderdale.  Very often ...

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Jan. 23, 2015

The changing face or Real Estate investing in Fort Lauderdale

The changing face or Real Estate investing in Fort Lauderdale

Up aarow

I deal with a large number of investors in the course of my business.  No matter what property type you're interested in, from condo's to retail space, the market has changed over the last 24 months.  I don ...

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Dec. 12, 2014

Buying Below the Cost of Construction in Fort Lauderdale

Buying Below the Cost of Construction in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Cost of Construction

There are lots of ways to find value in real estate.  Some theories are complex, others deal with financial models, what I'm going to talk about today is about as basic as I can get.  Nothing frilly, no future value ...

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Dec. 3, 2014

Fort Lauderdale Hotel's For Sale

Fort Lauderdale Hotel's For Sale

Tara Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

This is going to be a post for my investment crowd.  With the rise of websites like Airbnb, VRBO, and homeaway, we're seeing that today's traveler is no longer as brand focused as they once were.  Traditionally vacationers would look to a major ...

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July 23, 2014

The Last Bastion of Affordable Housing in Fort Lauderdale?

The Last Bastion of Affordable Housing in Fort Lauderdale?

Let me begin by pointing out a fact that's crucial to this discussion, affordable housing is both an objective, and subjective topic.  If you're making $100,000 a month, then a mortgage payment of $10,000 a month is perfectly ...

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July 8, 2014

Flagler Village Development Land For Sale

Flagler Village Development Land For Sale.

I have a great piece of land coming up for sale in the red hot neighborhood of Flagler Village, located in Downtown Fort Lauderdale.  Developers are piling into Flagler Village and putting up projects one after another.  What's largely missing, in my opinion, from ...

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June 11, 2014

The Atlantic Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

The Atlantic Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

The Atlantic Condo Hotel Fort Lauderdale

I'm terrified of heights, so I wasn't going to get close to the edge of the balcony, that's why you see the railing in the picture!  This is a view from the 12th floor of the Atlantic Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach ...

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