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When you’re a beginning real estate investor, questions abound. Property types? Financing? Use these 5 tips to succeed in real estate.

The subject of this week’s QuickView is a snapshot of average rents in San Diego, CA. Based upon our analysis, the year over year rents in San Diego is up from last year.

There are various methods landlords and property managers use to handle rent collection and ensure stable cash flow. What systems should you put in place to make sure your tenants pay rent on time? Here are 5 tried-and-true strategies landlords and property managers use to ensure rents get paid on time.

The subject of this week’s QuickView is a snapshot of average rent rents in the Queens borough of New York City. Based upon our analysis, the year over year rents in Queens are down somewhat from last year but not as bad as some other urban markets.

Most part-time landlords work a full-time job and manage their rental property on the side. If you're fortunate, you can balance these responsibilities most of the time. As you acquire more properties, however, that balance becomes harder to maintain. Here are 7 steps to help you move from a part-time to a full-time landlord.