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How to Do a Property Valuation: The Complete Guide

Commercial vs. Residential Real Estate: Which Should You Invest In?

What’s The Difference Between Cap Rate and ROI?

What is The BRRRR Strategy and Should You Do It?

What California’s New Rent Control Law Means for Investors

How to Find Great Real Estate Deals in 2019

What is The 50% Rule in Real Estate Investing and Is It Foolproof?

Is Detroit a Real Estate Investors Dream in 2019?

Which Rental Property Expenses Do Investors Need to Account For?

How to Get Started in Real Estate Investing - The Complete Guide

Here's How to Deal with A Bad Property Management Company

The 21 Best Property Management Companies in Chicago for 2019

Why I Invest in Buy and Hold Real Estate (and You Should Too)

How To Be a Successful Landlord: The Blatant Myths and Bold Truths

45 Fascinating Real Estate Facts & Stats For 2019

What is Real Estate Cash Flow and How Do You Maximize It?

The 5 Pros and 3 Cons of Real Estate Investing

The 12 Best Property Management Companies in Kansas City for 2019

What You Need to Know Before Creating an LLC For Your Rental Property

The 19 Best Property Management Companies in Houston for 2019

The 21 Best Property Management Companies in Dallas for 2019

10 Must-Hear Real Estate Investing Podcasts in 2019

10 Must-Read Real Estate Investing Books in 2019

The 17 Best Property Management Companies in Memphis for 2019

The 17 Best Property Management Companies in Birmingham for 2019

The 22 Best Property Management Companies in Pittsburgh for 2019

How to Find Good Tenants - A Simple Playbook for Success

The 18 Best Property Management Companies in Indianapolis for 2019

Here Are The Best Real Estate Investing Courses You'll Find Online

What is a Good Cap Rate? An Investor’s Perspective

10 Reasons Investors Have Fallen in Love with SFR Real Estate

How to Write a Successful Rent Increase Letter [Free Template]

The 20 Best Property Management Companies in Atlanta for 2019

The Importance of IRR In Real Estate Investing

Why Single Family Rentals Have Massive Demand in 2019

The Clear & Complete Guide to Selling a Rental Property with Tenants

Passive Real Estate Investing in 2019: Everything You Need to Know

Cash on Cash Return: What It Is & Why It’s Important in Real Estate

Why Investors See The Chicago Housing Market as an Exciting Opportunity

Financing a Rental Property: The Power of Other People’s Money

11 Must-Know Facts About Residential Real Estate Investing

The Top 7 Landlord Friendly States of 2019

Houston’s Housing Market: A Real Estate Sleeper in the Big State

Why Investors Are Flocking to The Indianapolis Housing Market in 2019

The Atlanta Housing Market: Still a Smart Investment in 2019?

Roofstock vs. HomeUnion: A Head-to-Head Comparison

IMN Single-Family Rental Forum 2019 Recap

Why Investors are Big on The Dallas Housing Market in 2019

What Is Turnkey Real Estate (And Is It Right for You)?

March Employment Brief - What It Means for Single-Family Rental Investors

Five Trends Real Estate Investors Must Watch This Year

New Program: Bring Your Own Property to Roofstock’s Marketplace

How to Make Your Rental Property Appealing to Millennials

3 Key Strategies for Single-Family Rental Investors in 2019

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

Single-Family vs. Multifamily Rentals - What You Need to Know in 2019

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

Why Buy Now – 7 Reasons To Invest In Single-Family Rentals

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

When is it time to sell your rental property?

10 Tips to Help Your Investment Property Bid Come Out on Top

How I Picked My Investment Property: Sarah Park

Real Estate Markets Attracting Big Companies

5 Tips to Protect Your Rental Property During Hurricane Season

How to Spot an Up-And-Coming Real Estate Market

Market Spotlight: Memphis

Smart Ways to Save For an Investment Property Down Payment

Go-to Real Estate Partners Every Investor Needs

30 Real Estate Submarkets to Watch in 2018

Market Spotlight: Pittsburgh

4 Hot Real Estate Topics from NAREE 2018 Spring Conference

The 10 Highest-Growth Real Estate Markets of 2018

10 Reasons I'll Buy More Rental Properties in Indianapolis

How I Picked My Investment Property: Jason Pabon

Residential Real Estate Industry Insights from Q1

Follow These 5 Tips to Succeed in SFR Investing

3 Things We Like About the Columbia, S.C. Real Estate Market

Single-Family Rental Investment Forum Recap: State of the Industry

5 Myths About Out-of-State Real Estate Investing - Debunked

Phoenix Investment Property Market Spotlight

The Top Real Estate Investment Terms and Why They Matter

23 Essential Real Estate Investing Tips from Successful Investors

New Study Examines The Rising Demand for Single-Family Rentals

From Owner to Investor: How to Build a Real Estate Investment Portfolio

Single-Family Rentals Offer Strong Investment Alternative to Stocks and Bonds, With Far Less Volatility

The Beginner's Checklist for Residential Real Estate Investing

Experts Share 6 Tips to Help Maximize Rental Property Income

Roofstock Marketplace Spotlight: Historic Mansion Now Available at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Tax Tips for Real Estate Investors - In Plain English

Roofstock CEO Gary Beasley discusses "Real Estate as a Service" 

5 Real Estate TED Talks for Current and Potential Investors

4 Important Lessons I Learned During My First Year of Owning Rental Property

Top Rental Markets Millennials Move to Faster Than Anywhere Else

Federal Bonus Depreciation and Section 179 of the New Tax Code

New Survey Reveals Top Picks for Amazon HQ2 Location

The Pros and Cons of a 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange

Common Misconceptions About IRC 1031 Exchanges

Buying Rental Property vs. Investing in a REIT, Part II

Buying Rental Property vs. Real Estate Investment Trust Funds - Part 1

The Five Hottest Florida Real Estate Markets to Sell Property In

How to Pick the Right Real Estate Income Property

When Should You Hire a Property Management Company?

10 Hottest Real Estate Markets in 2018 for Investors to Watch

What Investors Should Know about the Millennial Housing Market

Pros and Cons of Renting Your Income Property to Pet Owners

5 Reasons to Buy an Out-of-State Income Property

Why Winter Can Be the Best Time to Buy an Investment Property

How Institutional Investors Can Help Expedite Houston's Recovery

How Much do Property Managers Charge? Fees, Costs & What to Expect

3 Questions to Ask About Investment Property Locations

How to Pick an Investment Property Neighborhood

5 Expert Tips on How to Choose an Excellent Property Manager

What Does a Property Manager Do? What Services Do They Provide?

How to Better Understand Renters of Single-Family Houses

Your Real Estate Investing Questions, Answered: Q&A with Roofstock CEO Gary Beasley

Guest Author: The Ultimate Roofstock Review, Part I

The Roofstock Agent Referral Program: Commonly Asked Questions

An Intro To Roofstock with The Stacking Benjamins Show

How to Manage Your Property Manager

Hottest Cities for Investing in Residential Income Property

Gauging Rental Property ROI: Qualitative Factors

How to Calculate Investment Property ROI

Choosing the Best Rental Property Management Company

8 Things Every Rental Property Investor Should Know

Buying Rental Invesment Property on Roofstock: What Happens Next?

Selling a Rental Property with Tenants on a Lease

How to Sell a Rental Property Through Roofstock

8 Reasons to Invest in Rental Properties Remotely

Los Angeles Single-Family Rental Market Now Open on Roofstock

6 Roofstock Tools to Find the Right Investment Properties

Interview: Roofstock CEO Gary Beasley on NBC Bay Area

New Market Launch: Memphis

Star Power: Put the Roofstock Neighborhood Rating to Work

5 Investment Property Tax Deductions You Should Know About

Studs Over Stocks: Five Reasons to Invest in Rental Property

5 Things to Consider When You Become an Income Property Investor

4 Advantages of Purchasing an Investment Property

The Benefits of Single-Family Investment Rental Properties

Single-Family Rental Conference Recap

Gary Beasley Interview on KNBR's "Protect Your Assets" Radio Show

New Market Launch: Indianapolis

Chairman & Co-Founder Gregor Watson's interview with Cheddar

New Market Launch: Dallas

Advantages of Investing in Single-Family Rental Properties

Three Basic Single-Family Rental Investment Strategies

How to Use a Self-Directed IRA to Invest in Real Estate

Top Cities in the Single Family Rental Market

Why Investing in Real Estate Online is the Next Frontier

New Market Launch: North Carolina

New Market Launch: Las Vegas

Single-Family Rentals: Primary Drivers of the SFR Market

An Introduction into Single Family Income Property Rentals

New Markets Launch: Riverside-San Bernardino and Miami

9 Simple Steps to Invest in Real Estate through Roofstock

Single-Family Rental Investment Diligence - Digging into the Data

The Benefits of Financing Your SFR Investment Property

The Roofstock Rental Property Certification Process

How Roofstock Makes Buying an Investment Property Simple

Official Public Launch of Roofstock SFR Marketplace

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