Is the Stock Market scaring you?  It scares us!  Many investment advisors are now asking their clients to consider pulling some investment money out of stocks and putting those funds to work in real estate.  A survey by PULSENOMICS of 100 industry experts reports the outlook for real estate values is steady and upward.

If you would like to know more about investing in real estate, why that move makes sense, and the special opportunity now available in The Triangle region of North Carolina…we invite you to explore our series of short videos below.

We also offer a series of in-depth seminars for REALTORS™ and investors.  Sign up today!

 

A Cyclical Industry

Real Estate has always been a cyclical industry…values have gone up and down, but always on an upward direction overall.  Even looking at the 4 year down cycle of 2008 – 2012, real estate has fared better than other types of investments.  This video explains exactly where we are today in the real estate cycle, and why that should matter to any investor.

 

Financial Concepts and BuzzwordsPlay

Talking to a doctor, engineer, accountant or attorney can be intimidating, because each one uses “Buzzwords”  or jargon that can cause confusion.  Once one understands the Buzzwords, the concepts are not all that complicated.  The same is true when it comes to investing and real estate.  This short video covers many of the “Buzzwords,” key phrases and concepts having to do with Real Estate Investment.

 

Types of Investment OpportunitiesPlay

There are many types of investments a person might select for their money…many “classes of assets.”  Different types of investments have different types of returns and tax implications.  Watch this short video to find out what makes real estate a unique class of investment…and why real estate is such a strong Balance Sheet builder.

 

Depreciation ExplainedPlay

People often ask about “The Tax Shelter Feature” of real estate investing.  Depreciation is a deduction against income, even though no payment has been made by the property owner, thus allowing the owner of investment real estate to take a deduction without having to write a check for a business expense.  Any deduction reduces the amount of your taxable income.

 

Current Opportunity in the TrianglePlay

A set of circumstances exists right now in The Triangle region of North Carolina that has created a unique opportunity to make money owning rental homes as investments.  To understand the opportunity in front of us today, check out this video.

 

Building and Managing a Real Estate PortfolioPlay

There actually is a methodology to how one can best create a portfolio of investment rental homes.  This short video takes you through the different stages of Acquisition, Debt Reduction, and Cash Flow.  Watch and learn how to apply what you have learned in the previous five videos.

 

Nine Ways Block Can HelpPlay

For the past 20 years, Block & Associates Realty has been building the premiere Rental and Property Management firm here in The Triangle.  With approximately 2,200 homes under lease, and over 1,000 managed in-house, Block & Associates Realty is the largest and most professional rental firm in the market.  Here, we show the many ways Block & Associates Realty can assist you.