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  • Key Investment Tools: Understanding Return on Investment

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    In real estate, ROI, or return on investment, is a tool used to measure the efficiency of an investment and is a useful way to compare many different investments to determine which will deliver the most profit...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Affordability Index

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    An affordability index, also commonly referred to as a housing affordability index in the real estate industry, is a measure of a buyer’s ability to purchase a home...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Understanding Different Types of Risk

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    All investments involve a certain type of risks, as anytime you invest your money there is the potential for loss. Real estate investors face many specific types of risk that you should be aware of when investing in a new piece of property...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Vacancy Rate

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    In real estate, the term vacancy rate refers to the number of vacant units that are present in an area. Vacancy rates can be calculated for an individual building, such as the number of empty units in an office building or the number of empty apartments in an apartment building...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Net Effective Rental

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Operation costs are the bane of every landlord. They bring an endless series of mortgage payments, insurance premiums, and property taxes - and that’s before tenants even step through the door. These totals often prove high, syphoning away profits and denting bank accounts.

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  • Key Investment Tools: Net Present Value

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Investors don’t dwell on the present. They instead look to the future, considering endless cash flow scenarios and potential ROI. They want to generate substantial - and sustainable - profit growth, and Net Present Value allows them to do this...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Internal Rate of Return

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Establishing Net Present Value proves essential to investors, allowing them to quickly identify, seek, and purchase properties of high worth. Before signing on the dotted line, however, consider the Internal Rate of Return...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Gross Rent Multiplier

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    When examining properties investors look far beyond the rooflines and foundations, wanting instead to assess value. Every residential, commercial, and industrial opportunity comes with a price - and rental income is needed to offset those prices...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Debt Coverage Ratio

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    The sad truth of every industry is that cash flow doesn’t always prove steady. Profits dwindle, costs rise, and even keeping the lights on becomes a struggle. Companies fall prey to debt...

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  • Key Investment Tools: Cash on Cash Return

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Expect the unexpected. This philosophy guides each commercial, residential, and industrial venture - reminding investors of both the potential risks and the potential rewards. There are no guarantees. There are, however, a few formulas that deliver accurate results. Cash on Cash Return is one such formula...

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  • product HOUSING MARKET CONTINUES GRADUAL CLIMB BACK TO NORMAL IN USA

    According to the NAHB/First American Leading Markets Index, markets in 146 of the approximately 340 metro U.S. areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity in the second quarter of 2016. This represents a year-over-year net gain of 66 markets.

    9th August, 2016
  • product ZIKA VIRUS MAY AFFECT PROPERTY VALUES IN PARTS OF MIAMI

    Miami's trendy Wynwood neighborhood, which experienced a huge boom in property values over recent years, now faces a tremendous amount of fear and uncertainty as a result of the arrival of the mosquito-borne Zika virus says Barry Sharpe, who heads Miami-based Property Tax Appeal Group.

    9th August, 2016
  • product NEW HOME SALES IN U.S. REACH HIGHEST LEVELS SINCE 2008 MARKET CRASH

    According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau, sales of newly built, single-family homes in the U.S. rose 3.5 percent in June 2016 from an upwardly revised May 2016 reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units. New home sales are up 9.3 percent in the second quarter of 2016 from the first quarter.

    28th July, 2016