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What is Operating Ratio?

Posted by on Mar 13, 2019 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

REPORT #3: What is Operating Ratio? by Anthony Chara Operating Ratio is a calculation that will tell you how efficiently or inefficiently an Apartment Complex is being operated. Calculating the Operating Ratio is simple as long as you have all the correct figures to use. The two figures you need to calculate the ‘OR’ are the OE or Operating Expenses (TIMMUR), except your debt service/mortgage payments, and the EGI or Effective Gross Income. In order to find the OR, you take the Operating Expenses (OE) and divide it by the Effective Gross...

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What is Cap Rate and how does it affect the value of an Apartment Complex?

Posted by on Mar 4, 2019 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

REPORT #2: What is Cap Rate and how does it affect the value of an Apartment Complex? There are 3 figures that go hand-in-hand when trying to determine a commercial/apartment property’s value. They are; Net Operating Income (NOI), Cap Rate (CR) and Asking Price or Purchase Price (PP). If you know 2 of the figures you can always figure out the third. Here I’ll be talking about the Cap Rate of a property. More specifically, how the Cap Rate works in conjunction with the Net Operating Income (NOI). Let’s get started. First off, Cap...

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How to Determine the Net Operating Income (NOI) of an Apartment Complex

Posted by on Mar 3, 2019 in Members Blog Area | 0 comments

REPORT #1: How to Determine the Net Operating Income (NOI) of an Apartment Complex by Anthony Chara There are 3 figures that go hand-in-hand when trying to determine a commercial/apartment property’s value. They are; Net Operating Income (NOI), Cap Rate (CR) and Asking Price or Purchase Price (PP). If you know 2 of the figures you can always figure out the third. I will be talking about the NOI of a property. More specifically, how NOI is calculated as it relates to an apartment building. We are going to start with a simplified version...

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From the Archives: A Guide to Real Estate Investing in Georgia (Part 2)

Posted by on Dec 1, 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 Some specific details (i.e. prices and tax information) are out of date, and should be viewed with that in mind.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. *** (Continued from November’s blog post “From the Archives: A Guide to Real Estate Investing in Georgia (Part 1)) Purchase Strategies The primary goal...

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