Mortgage Rate MAYHEM & ChatGPT’s Danger to Investors

Key Takeaways: – Mortgage rates have been volatile and have risen again after falling earlier this year. – New Fannie Mae guidelines have made it harder for investors to refinance with a cash-out option. – ChatGPT could bring sub-par investors into the market. – Facebook’s new rules could deal a blow to real estate sellers…

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High Credit Borrowers Get Punished and New Landlord Laws Put Tenants First

Key Takeaways: – New mortgage rules are incentivizing those with poor credit while punishing those that have built up their credit – High credit score borrowers could be in the crosshairs for more expensive fees – California has introduced a “mansion tax” that targets houses that aren’t exactly mansions – Fractional real estate investing is…

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24 Units in 2 Years by Making Your Rentals Match the Market

Key Takeaways: – Andrew Freed has been able to buy 24 rental units in two years using house hacking, HELOCs, the 80/20 rule, and strategic investing moves. – Freed is a full-time project manager, real estate agent, and investor who found success through well-rounded, well-developed, and easy-to-follow investing methods. – Freed emphasizes the importance of…

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How The “Denominator Effect” Is Impacting Real Estate Investors

Key Takeaways: – The denominator effect in real estate is cap rate decompression, which can destroy investor equity even with a well-operated asset. – Cap rate reflects the expected unleveraged rate of return for an asset and has experienced unprecedented compression in the past decade due to investor optimism. – A rising cap rate can…

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New Builds, Knowing Your Niche, and the 2023 Housing Boom!?

Key Takeaways: – The housing market is unpredictable and constantly changing – The On The Market panel is gathered to discuss current market trends and answer questions – They discuss why new homes are cheaper than existing homes in some markets and whether it’s a red flag – They also discuss down payment requirements in…

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