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Investing in a direct syndication

Do It Yourself vs. Syndicated Investing

The topic for today is DIY (do it yourself) real estate investing vs. syndicated investing. I’ll go over the main ways they are similar and highlight the important differences. In addition, I will highlight...

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Questions to Ask a Prospective Sponsor

What are the top 7 questions to ask a sponsor in a real estate syndication? Well, you might ask, what is a sponsor in a real estate syndication? A sponsor is the professional person/team...

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Biggest Risks

What are the biggest risks of investing in syndicated real estate deals? This is a question I hear all the time. There can be a lot of different risks that the average investor is...

Forced appreciation

What is Real Estate Appreciation

What is real estate appreciation? That’s when a house or an investment property increases over time. What is Natural Versus Forced Depreciation? Well, most of us think of our own single-family home or our...

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Multi-Family Real Estate

Interviewer: Starting at the very top, what is multifamily residential real estate? Stephanie Walter: Well, it’s basically a big word for a residential apartment building. Apartment buildings can be as small as duplexes or...

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I’m not just an investor; I also pride myself on being a financial educator. As such, I am always happy to share what I’ve learned with my clients and friends. I didn’t invent any...

What is Erbe Wealth?

We all know that investing is beneficial for so many reasons. We are told from a young age that we need to put aside savings and make sure we have a nest egg.  The...

Property Syndication

Syndications Explained

Last week I talked about what the wealthy invest in.  To recap, they like to invest primarily for cash flow but also enjoy tax benefits and appreciation along the way.  All of this is...