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The Remote Work Revolution

The Remote Work Revolution


Flexible work arrangements are reshaping real estate markets. It’s hard to overstate how much remote work could reshape real estate markets. In a recent panel at Columbia University, one expert compared remote work during the pandemic to the Bolshevik Revolution. Another said that this is the first time employees haven’t ...
5 Real Estate Investment Trends for 2024


5 Real Estate Investment Trends for 2024


| Kiavi | Article | Market & Trends
Despite the challenges ahead, making informed decisions can lead to good returns in 2024. In the dynamic landscape of real estate investing, 2024 presents both challenges and opportunities. Despite economic uncertainties like surging mortgage rates, fluctuating housing prices, and low inventory, the real estate market remains a gateway for first-time ...
Correction Cascade

Correction Cascade

When will home prices realign with income levels? Since 2021, home prices are sharply higher in every market across the country—so much higher that they’ll have to come back down. Home prices can be out of line with local incomes for a while, as they are right now, but not ...
Reasons Why Spring is the Time for Buying and Selling Rental Property

Reasons Why Spring is the Time for Buying and Selling Rental Property

The arrival of spring, with its warmer temperatures and beautiful blooms, coincides with an increase in rental market activity. Part of the reason for this increase is due to tenant preferences. But for rental property investors, there are other key reasons why spring is a prime time for buying and ...
Case Study: How Lima One Capital Achieved Improved Borrower Experience Adopting Elphi’s Loan Origination System

Case Study: How Lima One Capital Achieved Improved Borrower Experience Adopting Elphi’s Loan Origination System

About Lima One Capital: Lima One Capital is recognized in private lending as the nation’s premier lender for real estate investors. With a focus on providing Fix&Flip, Ground Up New Construction, Rental (DSCR), and Multifamily loan programs, Lima One Capital has originated approximately $10 billion in loans funded and more ...
The Advantage of Working Interest Investments

The Advantage of Working Interest Investments

Making a working interest investment in the oil and gas sector has its advantages. Most investors understand the value of diversifying their portfolios. Alongside traditional investments, there are some alternative investment options worth considering. One of those is a working interest investment. Making a working interest investment in the oil ...
Think Realty Webinar: DSCR – Deep Dive Creating Wealth Through Leverage

Think Realty Webinar: DSCR – Deep Dive Creating Wealth Through Leverage

Think Realty is providing you with another FREE WEBINAR! On April 30th at 12:00PM (CST),  Mark Burch and Ben Joanis with Temple View Capital will be speaking on "DSCR – Deep Dive Creating Wealth Through Leverage." No Income? No Problem! No Assets? No Problem! Please join two experienced loan originators ...
Falling Prices Won’t Stop Local Investors

Falling Prices Won’t Stop Local Investors

More local investors expect a price correction in 2024. They’re still buying. An increasing number of local real estate investors buying distressed properties on Auction.com expect home prices and rents to fall in 2024, but most still plan to bid at least as aggressively at auction as they did in ...
+Workshop: Interest Rates and What Influences Them Part II

+Workshop: Interest Rates and What Influences Them Part II

| Aaron Chapman | Plus | Funding
00:55:42 | In this Part II Workshop from his hallmark presentation at Think Realty’s Phoenix 2024 Conference and Expo, Finance Expert Aaron Chapman will deep-dive into the foundational concepts of “Interest Rates and What Influences Them.” Watch the Part I recording here. Many would-be investors in today’s market are holding for ...
A Mentor’s Perspective on REI Education

A Mentor’s Perspective on REI Education

| Chris Ragland | Article | Operations
Real estate investment does not have to be a solitary pursuit; it can be a collaborative effort. In the ever-evolving landscape of real estate investment, the roles of education and thought leadership cannot be overstated. Whether one is a seasoned investor or entering the realm of real estate for the ...
LYNK Capital Elevates Dee Toal-Brothers to CEO Position

LYNK Capital Elevates Dee Toal-Brothers to CEO Position

LYNK Capital, a leading private lending firm, today announced the promotion of Dee Toal-Brothers to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Dee, a partner at LYNK who has served as Head of Operations for over eight years, brings a wealth of experience and leadership to her new role. Chairman ...
+Workshop: Interest Rates and What Influences Them Part I

+Workshop: Interest Rates and What Influences Them Part I

| Aaron Chapman | Plus | Funding
00:42:34 | Finance Expert Aaron Chapman's hallmark presentation at Think Realty’s Phoenix 2024 Conference and Expo. This Think Realty Conference & Expo recording is now in the Plus Portal as the foundation for his Think Realty+ exclusive Part II Workshop. Watch Part II here ...
+Workshop: Get Prime +1%, Business Credit Lines With No Collateral

+Workshop: Get Prime +1%, Business Credit Lines With No Collateral

| Merrill Chandler | Plus | Funding
00:41:41 | Credit Expert Merrill Chandler's hallmark presentation at Think Realty’s Phoenix 2024 Conference and Expo (full title: Get Prime +1%, Business Credit Lines WITHOUT NEEDING Collateral, Tax Returns, or Financials). This Think Realty Conference & Expo recording is now in the Plus Portal as the foundation for his Think ...
Financing Your Real Estate Investment: Debt vs. Equity

Financing Your Real Estate Investment: Debt vs. Equity

| Damon Riehl | Article | Funding
An articles series on navigating the private lending world You’re itching to dive into the world of real estate investment, and you’re eager to make your mark in the property market. But before you start scouting for that dream property, there’s a crucial decision you need to make: How will ...
Using Your Business Operating System to Be a Thought Leader

Using Your Business Operating System to Be a Thought Leader

Thought leadership in real estate investing is about setting the agenda, sharing insights, and offering a perspective that goes beyond the numbers. To truly establish yourself as a thought leader in real estate investing, you need more than just experience and intuition. You need a strategic framework that propels you ...
How Mineral Rights Work

How Mineral Rights Work

Understanding mineral rights can open your eyes to their benefits. Curious about mineral rights? Read on to learn more about how they work and the benefits of owning them. Mineral Rights: An Example Mineral rights work like this: Let’s say you own some 128 mineral acres in the middle of ...
The Power of a Good Mentor

The Power of a Good Mentor

| Jeff Roth | Article | Operations
Working with a good mentor not only helps you succeed but also raises the entire real estate investing industry. When I started my real estate investing career, there were no YouTube, Instagram, or TikTok videos, much less the internet’s easy access to on-demand real estate news and education. I know ...
Understanding the Funding Game Players—and Changing the Paradigm as a Real Estate Professional

Understanding the Funding Game Players—and Changing the Paradigm as a Real Estate Professional

| Merrill Chandler | Article | Funding
If you are going to master the Funding Game, you have to know who it is you’re playing with. The truth is funding is a game—one with the highest of stakes and where survival is paramount. Among the three crucial survival strategies lenders use to safeguard their interests, one particular ...
Best Intangible Features You Need to Attract Tenants

Best Intangible Features You Need to Attract Tenants

As a property owner, you already know that getting and keeping your rental property in good condition is one of the best ways to achieve long-term profitability. But other than a clean and well-kept property, there are a few intangible features you can offer that might help you attract higher ...
Think Realty Podcast #304 – What’s Next?

Think Realty Podcast #304 – What’s Next?

| Eddie Wilson | Podcast | Funding
What does the future look like in the current market? We don’t have a crystal ball, but Eddie sat down with John Santilli, Chief Revenue Officer at Rehab Financial Group, to discuss how he is feeling about the current marketplace, how it will affect the private lending industry and what ...
1031 Exchanges for Mineral Rights

1031 Exchanges for Mineral Rights

Understanding tax deferral tools like 1031 exchanges can help you get the most from your mineral rights investment. Can a Section 1031 exchange be used for mineral rights? Contrary to commonly held beliefs, yes—it can be used to exchange mineral rights in most cases. There are, however, a few things ...
Door Design Decision

Door Design Decision

Your choice of cabinet doors will have a big impact on the overall design of any kitchen or bathroom design. Shaker? Raised panel? Recessed panel? It may feel like cabinet door styles are endless, but choosing the one that ties your overall design together is a vitally important design decision ...
Think Realty Podcast #303 – Streamline Your Business for the 21st Century

Think Realty Podcast #303 – Streamline Your Business for the 21st Century

  So many people say that “old school” is the best way to get things done, and while that could be true for some, landlords need things to be easier in their lives! Eddie chatted with Krista Reuther, Senior Content Marketing Writer at TurboTenant, about Turbo Tenant and how it ...
What to Look for in a Property Management Company

What to Look for in a Property Management Company

Managing a rental property is a full time job, and for those property owners who desire a little more free time, hiring a residential property management company is an excellent way to take some of the burden of rental ownership off of your shoulders. There are a number of companies ...
Think Realty Magazine March/April 2024

Think Realty Magazine March/April 2024

+WHAT'S INSIDE Cover Story | Key Factors for a Successful 2024 Design | Door Design Decision Funding | Financing Your Real Estate Investment: Debt vs. Equity • Understanding the Funding Game Players—and Changing the Paradigm as a Real Estate Professional Investment Strategy | 1031 Exchanges for Mineral Rights • How Mineral Rights Work • ...