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From the Archives: A Guide to Real Estate Investing in Georgia (Part 1)

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

*** This article was first published in the Georgia Real Estate Investors Association Handbook in 2001. Some specific details (i.e. prices and tax information) are out of date, and should be viewed with that in mind. If you are interested in learning more about the concepts covered in this article, please visit www.gareia.com, or contact us at info@gareia.com or at 770-451-8800. *** From the Archives: A Guide to Real Estate Investing in Georgia (Part 1) Focusing on the Right Real Estate There are many different types of real estate, and...

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The Hidden Market: The Wave of the Future

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

by Tony Youngs The Hidden market consists of all those distressed properties you have seen in neighborhoods where there is no pride of ownership. You know, the ones with high grass, peeling paint, overgrown bushes, etc.. Usually they are in nice neighborhoods. They can be vacant or occupied, but none of them have for sale signs, no ads in the paper, not on the internet or MLS and because of this, nobody knows these homes can be bought. Maybe you pass by them every day and never even give them a second look. There are also hidden markets that...

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U.S. Construction Spending Hits 10-Year High

Posted by on Jan 4, 2017 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced this month that construction spending during November 2016 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.18 trillion, 0.9% higher than October’s estimate and 4.1% higher than November 2015.  Residential construction was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $462.9 billion in November, 1% higher than October’s estimate.  Nonresidential construction was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $429.9 billion in November, 0.9% above October’s estimate of $426.2...

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What is a Note?

Posted by on Jan 4, 2017 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

Why Ignore Profits in the Note Business, When You are Already In It? (What Is A Note?) Joseph Varnadore/NoteSchool Most real estate investors have heard of the “Note Business” but many misunderstand it while others think that it is completely separate from the real estate business. The fact is, most real estate investors are in the note business, and they just don’t know it. The note business is the financing side of the real estate business. Note Business in the Simplest Terms The note business is based upon the purchase, sale and...

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