Bruce McNeilage, Author at Think Realty | A Real Estate of Mind
Investing Strategies

Developing New Strategies

Prior to Covid-19, median household incomes in the United States were rising sharply, according to US Census data. From 2016 to 2019, median household incomes jumped from $59,039 to $68,703,… more
Investing Strategies

Managing Costs in Build-to-Rent

One of the biggest challenges for any real estate developer or home builder is managing costs. Land, materials, and labor can all fluctuate from a project’s inception to completion, which… more
Investing Strategies

The Anatomy of Build-to-Rent

In some of my past articles, I’ve talked at length about the Build-to-Rent Subdivision concept and the advantages to investors and builders alike. Like a lot of concepts, though, it’s… more
Investing Strategies

Build-to-Rent, Rent-to-Own

Tough news for first-time homebuyers: availability of affordable homes is declining. According to the National Association of Realtors, availability of homes under $200,000 declined by 19 percent year-over-year from January… more
Investing Strategies

Housing Still Outpaces Income

Prior to the COVID-19 crisis, household incomes were showing steady growth. From 2016 to 2018, for example, household incomes rose 2.2 percent, from $61,779 to $63,179. It was a positive… more
Investing Strategies

Mitigate Risk with Build-for-Rent

In early April, I read a well-known real estate website and came across an article that discussed potential ramifications of the COVID-19 crisis on the real estate market. In one… more