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Just Getting Started? Here's a Rental Property Investment Strategy

Last updated Jan 31, 2019

Getting into single-family rental (SFR) investing can seem like a hefty undertaking if you’ve never done it before. Each step... Read More

Where to Find Investment Properties Under $100K | Roofstock

Last updated Jan 31, 2019

You don’t need to be a millionaire to invest in real estate. While saving for an investment property down payment can seem... Read More

Single-Family vs. Multifamily Rental Investments

Last updated Jan 3, 2019

Should you invest in single-family rental properties or multifamily rental properties? When it comes to residential real estate,... Read More

4 Reasons to Invest in Atlanta Real Estate

Last updated Dec 21, 2018

Atlanta may be a center of laid-back southern charm, but Georgia’s capital city is also one of the hottest single-family rental... Read More

How Ironclad is the One Percent Rule in Real Estate Investing?

Last updated Dec 19, 2018

Is the one percent rule a hard and fast guideline every investor must follow to be successful? It depends. While it's a useful... Read More

Investment Property Financing Cheat Sheet | Roofstock

Last updated Nov 28, 2018

Using leverage to finance your investment property can be a great way to maximize returns and achieve your investment goals. But... Read More

Our First Tenant Turnover Experience: How Much It Cost And What We Learned

Last updated Nov 10, 2018

This past Spring was our first experience handling tenant turnover. And, like most novice real estate investors, it scared us. A... Read More

How to Keep Great Tenants in Your Rental — Even if You Live Far Away

Last updated Oct 9, 2018

Good tenants are the first line of defense when it comes to caring for your property, and they also keep those ever-important... Read More

When is it time to sell your rental property?

Last updated Oct 10, 2018

Deciding when to unload an investment property isn’t as cut and dry as it may seem. While the obvious reason is to cash out at... Read More

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Intro to Roofstock

CNBC Nightly Business Report - July 14, 2017 - Roofstock Neighborhood Rating Index

CNBC: New rental index assesses risk right down to neighborhood

Roofstock Co-Founders Gary Beasley & Gregor Watson interivew on Wharton School of Business Radio - Sirius/XM

Roofstock Co-Founder/CEO Gary Beasley on NBC Bay Area Press:Here

Roofstock Chairman/Co-Founder Gregor Watson's interview with Cheddar