2019 US Housing Market Forecast: Salt Lake City

Utah is a busy, beautiful, lively, and peaceful place to live. It has mountains, lakes, deserts, and is home to the greatest snow on earth. Don’t forget about its low crime rate and low cost of living. It’s no wonder that its population is ever increasing. Utah is expected to reach over 3.21 million people [...]

2019 US Housing Market Forecast: Salt Lake City2019-02-08T00:46:32+00:00

Salt Lake City is Growing in Tech Talent

Salt Lake City continues to grow in the tech industry according to CBRE’s annual “Scoring Tech Talent” report. Salt Lake City ranked 22nd of the top 50 cities in the U.S. and Canadian markets for growing tech talent. One area Salt Lake City stands out in the report is due to the number of millennials [...]

Salt Lake City is Growing in Tech Talent2018-09-27T19:55:07+00:00

Salt Lake County’s Current Real Estate Market Trends

Nationwide, home sales in 2017 were the highest they’ve been since the Great Recession. Total home sales increased 1.9% to 6.13 million units. Existing home sales increased 1.1% and new home sales increased by 10% over 2016! Sales are forecast to continue to increase by 2.8% in 2018 and an additional 2% in 2019.* Current [...]

Salt Lake County’s Current Real Estate Market Trends2018-08-20T21:50:54+00:00

2018 US Housing Market Predictions: Salt Lake City

Real estate investors tend to want to invest in larger cities for good reason. Larger markets have more buyers; this more easily ensures selling an investment property. However, the US housing market trends have changed over the past few years. Investors are starting to look at smaller markets, such as Salt Lake City, and shift [...]

2018 US Housing Market Predictions: Salt Lake City2018-07-13T22:17:31+00:00

Banks vs. Private Lending, an Apples to Apples Comparison

When it comes to obtaining a loan for a real estate venture, there are two forms of funding available: traditional banks and private money lenders. Both are great options, depending on the deal and what you are specifically looking for, however, it is important to understand the differences of each in a side­-by-side comparison. Interest [...]

Banks vs. Private Lending, an Apples to Apples Comparison2018-03-08T20:53:44+00:00

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 2)

PART 2 - Essential steps to take into consideration prior to diving into a new flip: Find a Realtor.The benefits of a realtor are numerous, especially since the seller is paying their fees. They can help you find great homes, check the comparable homes in your area, write your offers, and handle the legal paperwork [...]

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 2)2017-12-21T23:25:00+00:00

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 1)

So, you’ve decided you want to start flipping houses. Great! I mean, DIY and HGTV have tons of shows about flipping houses, right? You’ve got this. There’s just one thing… Where do you start? Do you fully understand the significance of all the decisions to make before you even get to the flipping part? When [...]

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 1)2017-12-29T20:30:39+00:00

BRRRR Investing (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat)

In a fun article about a real estate investor’s awesome deal he made for $1, Brandon Turner describes his process using the BRRRR method; such a good read if you’re interested, How I Bought a Fixer-Upper Fourplex for $1 Down: A BRRRR Case Study. BRRRR is an acronym for Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat and [...]

BRRRR Investing (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat)2017-10-04T22:57:56+00:00