My Goal to Buy One Million Square Feet of Rental Properties

1 Million Square Feet

I wrote a plan in 2013 outlining my goal to buy 100 rental properties. I created this plan because I wanted a huge goal that would push and motivate me. I have not come close to reaching that goal, mostly because I stopped buying houses when the market increased so much in Colorado. In 2017, … Read more

The Pros and Cons of Commercial Real Estate Investing

commercial vs apartments

Commercial real estate investing can be very intimidating to those who are learning everything that is involved in the business. So what are the pros and cons of commercial real estate investing? I bought my first commercial rental property a few years ago, and it took a while to learn all the ins and outs. … Read more

What is TI (Tenant Improvement) on Commercial Real Estate?

what is tenant improvement

I bought a 68,000-square-foot strip mall, and while I was looking at the deal, the listing agent mentioned TI. I was newer to the commercial real estate game after spending most of my time in the residential world. I did not feel too bad because, after meeting with the listing agent, my partner asked me, … Read more

How Does a Triple Net (NNN) Commercial Lease Work?

How Does a Triple Net (NNN) Commercial Lease Work

An NNN lease is very common in commercial real estate. I have used them on the commercial rentals that I own and on commercial spaces that I have leased. NNN stands for net, net, net. It means that the tenant pays most of the expenses. They pay the rent fees plus property taxes, property insurance, … Read more

What is a Cap Rate and How is it Calculated?

Cap Rate Formula

If you have researched investment properties, you have probably heard the term CAP rate. CAP stands for capitalization and is often used to determine the value of income-producing real estate. The cap rate is a measure of what the returns will be assuming you pay cash for a property. The CAP rate will not give … Read more

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