Estate

8 Proven Ways to Make Money in Real Estate


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This article was originally published on October 13, 2017.

Real estate may have produced more wealth than any other industry, but people still remain skeptical about entering into the fray. Most think that they need to start with some sort of capital, but that’s not always the case. The one magic power you do need is to be able to find the money, and we’re often not talking much to open up escrow. If you know what you’re doing, you can make money in real estate even if you’re just starting out.

Don’t think so? Take the story of Kent Clothier, for example. Clothier opened his first escrow for $500. All he did was find a distressed home and a motivated buyer and brought them together. Today, he flips over 1,000 properties and manages 5,000 through

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The Role of a Personal Estate Representative

You’ll be asked to name a number of fiduciaries when you set up your estate plan, and one of these is your personal representative. This individual is more commonly called an executor or — if the person serving is a female — an executrix.

The Title Varies, but the Duties of a Personal Representative Are Virtually Identical

The term administrator is also used in some states, but while the duties and responsibilities of an administrator are virtually identical to those of a personal representative or executor, an administrator commonly settles intestate estates. These are estates where the decedent died without a will, left a will without naming a personal representative, or the individual he chose is unable or unwilling to serve for some reason. The court will appoint an administrator to handle probate of the estate in these situations.

Ideally, you’ll name a personal representative in your last will and

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Calculators, Estimators, and Planners – Real Estate, Retirement, Investing

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This Signal Can Foreshadow A Significant Move In Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (ARI), PaySign (PAYS)

The recent performance of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) stock in the market spoke loud and clear to investors as ARI saw more than 2.05M shares in trading volumes in the last trading session, way higher than the average trading volume of 2.05M shares by far recorded in the movement of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (ARI). At the time the stock opened at the value of $7.43, making it a high for the given period, the value of the stock jumped by 26.95%. After the increase, ARI touched a low price of $7.41, calling it a day with a closing price of $7.42, which means that the price of ARI went 1.99 below the opening price on the mentioned day.

Given the most recent momentum in the market in the price movement of ARI stock, some strong opinions on the matter of investing in the company’s stock started

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