How you can find free rent to own home listings in Indianapolis

It’s not uncommon to see craigslist adverts that provide people with a chance to own a home with just a small payment upfront and then “earn your way” into a house over time. There are a few names for that… but “rent to own”, “lease to own”, and “lease purchase” are a few. If you’re … Continued

Rent to Own Home Scams in Indianapolis – How to Avoid Scams

Are you starting to look for rent to own houses in Indianapolis? Rent to own homes (also called lease option or lease purchase) has become a popular way of getting into a house when your financial situation has thrown your house hunt for a curve. But, you may have heard of some of the scams out … Continued

Rent 2 Own Homes in Indianapolis – what’s the catch?

In the real estate market today, it is very tempting to follow through on one of those ads in the local paper or on Craigslist that are practically screaming the great deal of rent 2 own homes in Indianapolis Indiana.  This option can be a win-win for both parties, but is it always the best method … Continued

How to find good investment property in Indianapolis

Lots of investors are looking to get started, and as active real estate experts in Indianapolis Indiana, we get asked to share our secrets quite a bit. Fortunately, we love to share 🙂 One of the biggest questions we get from local investors is ” How to find good investment property in Indianapolis Indiana?” With the flood … Continued

Real estate investing Resources in Indianapolis

So you wanna get started investing in Indianapolis and you’re checking things out, eh? Good for you. Always do your homework and you won’t get schooled. Here’s some great tools that we’ve found and we use from time to time and great real estate investing resources in Indianapolis for investors here locally to tap into … Continued

How to find foreclosures in Indianapolis Indiana

There’s a lot of competition to find great deals on local Indianapolis Indiana foreclosure properties. Finding them is only one part of the process – you also need to know how to capture them. Here are a few secrets from the pros that we’ve used with great success on how to find great foreclosure deals in Indianapolis. … Continued

How to bid on a short sale property

Short sale properties can be a great source of income for investors, and a great deal for home buyers. It’s important to keep in mind that a short sale is one where the bank has approved a loss on a current loan. They’re losing money, so they want to unload. Generally the current owner is in a rough … Continued

Investment Property Tax Deductions List for Indianapolis

Uncle Sam gives, and Uncle Sam takes away. But in the case of buying local Indianapolis investment properties… you can earn investment property tax deductions for your Indianapolis properties. For real estate investors, the United States provides the opportunity to earn a living purchasing investment properties… and holding those properties as investments, and of course the … Continued

Tips on Buying Indianapolis Real Estate with your IRA

While most people understand that real estate is an investment, many people are taking advantage of the qualified retirement accounts to purchase real estate as an appreciating or revenue-generating instrument like IRAs. It’s really important to understand the tax implications, legal ramifications, and various other intricacies of purchasing Indianapolis real estate within your IRA. So, lets dive into … Continued

How To Find a Hidden Gem in Indianapolis

The important first requirement in knowing how to find a hidden gem in Indianapolis is to know your goals. Beyond that, you need to consider the property’s hidden potential, not just the surface value. What you can do with the property and/or the outlook for property values in the immediate area can make it a … Continued

Home Architecture Terms Defined in Indianapolis

When buying or selling a house, you are likely to come across many architectural terms. While you might be familiar with some, others may seem like a different language. In our latest post, we break down some of the home architecture terms you might hear during your search for a house in Indianapolis! Baluster – This is a … Continued

Benefits of Buying vs. Renting in Indianapolis

If you are looking for a new place to live, you might be on the fence about whether to rent or buy. It is very important that you explore your options so you can be sure you are making the best choice when you move! In our latest post, we will outline some of the benefits of … Continued