Tag Archives: Buildings

Impacts of Rent Control on Apartment Buildings

Advocating rent control ignores the basic economic laws that govern housing markets. Rental property that is privately developed, owned, and operated is treated as a public utility. That philosophy harms not only the providers of housing but the consumers it was intended to serve. Rent serves two functions in the efficient housing market operation. It… Read More »

Investing in Apartments

Many investors have thought about apartment buildings, but just do not know where to start. They have perceived barriers in their way, and simply never get started. This is a shame because apartments are one of the most profitable places you can invest, and one where you can start with very little, and grow your… Read More »

Buying Apartment Buildings

When you buy an apartment building you have much less competition; you are one of only a few investors in your market going after deals. Chasing flippers you’re one of hundreds. Why? Houses are easy for people to get their heads around, so everyone and their cousin does it. Apartment buildings are more challenging, because… Read More »