Using Leverage in Real Estate Investments as a Hedge Against Rising Interest Rates

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Are you a real estate investor?  Are you concerned by the prospect of an interest rate increase?  Interest rates are a real concern for all investors.  There are basically two schools of thought on interest rate change from where we are today: 1.  We will soon get to a place where the Federal Reserve Bank must raise interest rates.  Rates Read More

1031 Exchanges: A Hidden Opportunity in Plain Sight

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Drew Monaghan, president of The Private Exchange Group, Inc., put this piece together for me.  He always emphasizes that 1031 Exchanges are not ONLY for commercial real estate.  If you own a home that you do not live in, we should talk. -Stefan The 1031 Exchange is a section of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC).  It allows you to indefinitely Read More

#DidYouKnow

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#DidYouKnow that Jupiter, FL gained its name through a misinterpretation? When the Spanish settlers first came to this area they found the Jega Indians living along the banks of the Inlet and river. The Indians called themselves the Jobe, so the Spanish explorers named the river running into the Inlet the Jobe River, after the native tribe. Later, when English Read More