We're excited to introduce you to the dynamic partnership between Groundfloor Finance and RicherValues. These two companies have teamed up to bring you innovative solutions in the field of real estate investing and financial planning. We'll be sitting down with expert leaders from both organizations to hear more about how real estate entrepreneurs and investors can make a real impact in this dynamic industry. As real estate professionals, we understand the importance of understanding the value of a property before making an investment and how it can impact the potential return on investment.
Valuations: Science and Art and How Investors Can Leverage to their Advantage
In this episode, we explore the factors that drive the value of residential properties. While objective and quantifiable elements like square footage, number of bedrooms, bathrooms, lot size, stories, garage spaces, and pools play a significant role in determining value, there's also an emotional aspect to consider.
Please note that the information provided is based on general trends and ideas, and it's important for investors to conduct thorough research and analysis specific to their target market and individual circumstances.
2023 Housing Market Recap: Insights and Predictions for the Remainder of the Year
In this episode, we delve into the state of the housing market in 2023, offering a quick recap of the year so far on what was surprising to us, what's trending, and provide valuable insights and predictions for the remainder of the year. Our expert real estate analysts and industry professionals share their perspectives on the current market trends, what to look for when investing, and other opportunities that real estate investors should be aware of. Also, be sure to stick to the end for some fun rapid-fire questions that are sure to make you think.
ARV and Valuations: The Markets Covered Up Lots of Mistakes
In this episode, we discuss the importance of ARV and valuations in real estate success. We cover pitfalls like “Kool-Aid drinking”, mismatching comps, and crystal ball predictions. We analyze back-testing studies and offer tips for running your own numbers. We also discuss impairments and offer recommendations for markets and the best investment strategies, including new construction, fix and flip, fix and rent, and short-term rentals. By implementing these strategies, you can achieve success and profitability in your real estate investments.
General Contracting - What to Look for when Renovating an Investment Property
This episode is all about general contracting and how to renovate an investment property (special thanks to our listener, Johnathan R. for his episode suggestion) - especially in this current real estate market. From understanding your options and budgeting, to dealing with cabinets, floors and doors, and even more - we discuss what you need to know about making your investment property renovation a success and bring you profits. Listen in for tips, tricks, and advice from Rodney Mullen (RicherValues), Jeff Seal & Patrick Donoghue (Groundfloor) on how to navigate the process like a pro!
Market and Location Selection – When to Be Picky and When to Branch Out
In today’s episode we discuss the factors and process to evaluate and select one’s markets and deal locations. What should one think about Primary / Secondary / Tertiary markets? How to evaluate locations within those markets? What hints and metrics can we look for? And when is it a good idea to expand one’s markets versus when is it best to stick to one’s areas and be picky?
When Should Investors Return to the Market? An Analysis of Recent Trends
In this episode, Rodney, Patrick and Jeff break down industry players and segments, discuss who has/hasn’t left, why, reasons for leaving, and factors to indicate a return. After a deep dive, we conclude with a discussion on how to ensure a strong return and to build your business to reach the next level through this cycle and the next.