With the market chosen, Joe now again must choose from among several choices. Which property will he ultimately go with? What are is reasons?
- [Instructor] All right, so after getting…excited about looking at different…cities that he might invest in,…Joe decides to be more conservative,…and he's going to make his first investment…in and around his hometown of Las Vegas and set.…So, here what we're looking at is a rating…of the neighborhoods in and around Vegas.…Right here is where the Vegas Strip…is, if you see right here,…but to the North and West of it,…these are generally considered the more…desirable markets or neighborhoods,…and you see that as you go more West…and a little bit more North here,…Northwest of the strip tends to be…the more upscale neighborhoods,…your Summerland here, that's known…to have better schools, lower crime.…
Here is where downtown Las Vegas is,…and historically has been pretty bad.…Very run down, very old, but in recent years,…just really within the last decade or so…since the downturn, there's been…quite a bit of redevelopment here.…There are lots of upgraded casinos in this area,…there are more activities and festivals…that are drawing larger audiences and companies moving here,…
Note: This course uses data and example properties from the United States, but the concepts taught and tools provided are just as useful for any market.
- Determining if real estate investment is right for you
- Choosing a market and a property
- Using financing
- Strategies for first-time investors
- Real estate market cycles
- Valuing a property
- Analyzing your market
- How leverage impacts investments
- Real estate investment case studies
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1. Case Study: Joe's First Investment
2. The Many Ways to Invest in Real Estate
3. Real Estate Market Cycles
4. How to Value a Property
5. Understanding Your Market
6. What Makes a Good Investment?
7. Understanding Leverage
8. Case Study: Rental Income Property Analysis
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