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Evaluating A Real Estate Investment Deal


 Evaluating A Real Estate Investment Deal

We talk with many people looking to buy real estate investment properties in Dallas Fort Worth and the surrounding areas. Some of them know what they're doing when evaluating a real estate investment deal, and some are still in the learning process.

But, since our entire business is finding great deals at deep discounts... and often passing those deals onto real estate investors like you... I thought it would be a great idea to share with you some resources to evaluate a real estate investment deal.  This works in any market... Dallas Fort Worth and surrounding areas, Texas, and any other states across the country.

When you boil it down... evaluating a real estate deal is a pretty simple process.  If you're looking to buy real estate as an investment, wholesale properties, hold them for rent... whatever, one of the most important parts is "buying it right" (i.e., not overpaying).

So let's dive in.

What Goes Into Evaluating A Real Estate Investment Deal - (for single-family houses)

There are just a few main elements when you're evaluating a deal.

  • Cost of repairs needed to get it back up to good condition. The after-repair value (ARV) of the property (what it's worth and can sell fo