let’s talk: FINANCING AN AIRBNB

let’s talk: FINANCING AN AIRBNB

Good Morning! Recently, the TinyHome crew and myself have been looking into AirBnBs…something pretty foreign to us as a group! We think we have a target area narrowed down but what I am personally struggling with is determining the proper financing. So naturally, I started to do some digging. So, as we do, let’s talk Real Estate, let’s talk FINANCING […]

let’s talk: SURETY BONDS vs SECURITY DEPOSITS

let’s talk: SURETY BONDS vs SECURITY DEPOSITS

Good Morning! Last week my business partners and I were discussing the application process for one of our Binghamton rentals. When we were putting our rental package together, the group discussed the notion of using surety bonds vs security deposits. I had honestly never heard of a surety bond before so I did some digging.  So, as we do, let’s talk Real Estate, […]

let’s talk: PANDEMIC RENT RELIEF

let’s talk: PANDEMIC RENT RELIEF

Good Morning! As a landlord and a realtor in both NY & PA, I am trying to stay on top of all of the COVID related government packages, subsidies and programs so that we (aka myself, my business partners & our tenants) can all seek any assistance we may need during these crazy times. Most recently, rent relief programs came […]

let’s talk: BRRRR- the 3rd R…

let’s talk: BRRRR- the 3rd R…

Good Afternoon! This week was big for us. Almost TWO YEARS after we purchased Project Philly – we were able to finally pull our cash out of it! We are on the 3rd R of the infamous BRRRR method. Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat. So let’s talk about what that entails.  So, as we do, let’s talk Real Estate, let’s […]

let’s talk: NY SECURITY DEPOSITS: WHAT CAN LANDLORD’S DEDUCT FROM A TENANT’S SECURITY DEPOSIT

let’s talk: NY SECURITY DEPOSITS: WHAT CAN LANDLORD’S DEDUCT FROM A TENANT’S SECURITY DEPOSIT

Good Afterrnoon!I am currently doing some work up in NYC and was discussing the topic of security deposits. What can landlords deduct from your security deposit? Let’s talk about that. So, as we do, let’s talk Real Estate, let’s talk NYC SECURITY DEPOSITS: WHAT CAN LANDLORD’S DEDUCT FROM A TENANT’S SECURITY DEPOSIT… Here is the rule of thumb. As landlords we can deduct;– Anything outside of normal wear and tear– […]

let’s talk: 2020 HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

let’s talk: 2020 HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

Good Morning! Yesterday I was able to attend the virtual eXp Shareholder Summit where we had the opportunity to hear from many speakers including the leaders from eXp Realty, Virbella and Zillow, just to name a few. One of the topics we covered was what the real estate market actually looks like through this Pandemic, and what we can expect […]