When you’re purchasing a home as an investment, your credit score is going to play a huge role in the home buying process, so it’s worth devoting some time to. In this article, we’ll break down everything you absolutely need to know about your credit score so you’ll have an easier time getting started on your investing journey. Read More
Edmonton Real Estate Blog
Sterling Homes Real Estate Blog brings you the latest market news and property listings, as well as tips for buying or selling a home in Edmonton.
When it comes to investing your money, most people tend to think of options like the stock market or high-interest accounts rather than real estate. But buying property can be one of the safest and most profitable long-term investments you can make. Let’s take a look at some of the main benefits of investing in real estate. Read More
Wouldn’t it be nice if you could make money using someone else’s money?
You can! That’s what happens when you take out a mortgage to purchase an investment property. Sure, you need to put some of your own money down for the down payment, but the bulk of your purchase is borrowed. You can then use the income you earn from tenants to pay down the principal balance and build up your equity. Read More
There are many different types of investment properties that appeal to new and experienced investors alike. We’ve already talked about a few of them here on this blog. Today we’re going to talk about the popular duplex style. Read More
When you hear about investing in rental properties, images of apartment complexes naturally come to mind. That’s likely the type of place you rented when you first moved out of your parent’s home. Read More
There are two primary types of real estate investors: those who buy homes for a good price, make necessary updates or repairs, and “flip” them by selling them for more money just a few months after the initial purchase; and those who buy the property and hold it for a long time, earning their money through rental income. Read More
Townhomes are a great investment property for new investors and seasoned professionals alike. With their affordable pricing, it’s easy to get into the investment game and start building your real estate empire.
Learn more about what makes this home-style unique and such a great choice. Read More
In recent years, more and more people have been turning to investment properties as a way of making some extra income or paying off their mortgages faster. Some are taking it even further and making their investment properties their primary source of income. It’s certainly an attractive prospect – with the right property manager you can earn entirely passive income, or only be as involved as you want to be. What’s more, if you buy a new construction home you won’t have to worry about things breaking down, and you’ll be able to get the highest prices for the rental units. Read More
Whether you’re buying your first investment property or your tenth, it’s smart to consider the types of homes available. We think that laned homes are one of the best choices out there. Homes like this are an easy investment because they come with a low cost and a high rental rate. Even if you’ve preferred investing in other types of homes, now’s the time to give laned homes a closer look. Read More
Real estate investing is generally depicted as a safe investment with a convenient process that is beneficial to all. This is often misconstrued by investors who begin to think that the entire process is ridiculously simple and profitable. More people are jumping into the market without realizing what they are doing. People tend to take a gamble and then end up getting in over their heads. Read More