Real Estate Investment in Aurora

Real Estate Investment in Aurora

Many current investment options right now are leaving investors wanting. Stocks remain volatile. Savings interest remains non-existent.  For this reason, many investors are looking to rental properties and fix-&-flip opportunities, especially in the Centennial, Aurora and Parker areas. While this is true, the decision to invest in real estate should not be taken lightly. Here are a few tips to get you started.

1. Do your homework

When you are dealing with quarter of a million dollar investments, it’s not wise to “shoot first and ask questions later” so to speak. One of my favorite sayings is “Amat Victoria Curam” which is Latin for “Victory Loves Preparation”. Do your homework. Read books, attend seminars, learn from those around you.

2. “You can get rich with no money down!”

If you think the sentence above is true, stop reading. There’s a saying in my house growing up: “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is”. This is true in real estate investing. There is no magic bullet, no get rich quick solution. There is only hard work, preparation and tempered expectations.

3. Only risk what you can afford to lose

A good friend of mine once told me the secret to successful investing is to start with your safest investments and move onto more risky investments. This way if one investment goes bad, the whole structure doesn’t crumble. While rental properties and fix-&-flips aren’t as risky as commercial real estate or land speculation, they certainly aren’t the safest either. Know your risk tolerance and always plan for the worst case scenario.

While this advice may not be earth-shattering, hopefully it does help put you in the right mindset for investing. If you are thinking about investing and would like to set up a free buyer’s consultation, please give me a call today!

Photo courtesy of www.homesforsaleinupland.com


Jason Peck Headshot
Author:
Phone: 720-446-6301
Dated: January 6th 2013
Views: 608
About Jason: ...

Property Search








RSS Feed

View our latest blog posts in your RSS reader. Click here to access. RSS

Search Blog

Recent Blogs

Open House 3745 S Walden Way Aurora CO 80013 - HOME FOR SALE 3745 S WALDEN WAY
Remodel With Main Floor Master And Stunning In Law Suite - Open House on Sat 9/16 from 1 pm -
Open House At 13676 E 5th Pl Aurora CO 80011 - Open house Monday, 9/11 from 2-4pm
Open House In Columbine West Neighborhood - 8212 W Quarto Drive Saturday

Saved Properties

This is a list of your favorite properties. We will email you if a property is reduced or leaves the market.

Click 'Save' to add a property to this list.

Register / Login

New & returning visitors please enter your information to login.

By clicking 'register' you are agreeing to our terms of use & giving us expressed written consent to contact you.

Questions? Comments? Complaints?

This message will go directly to the head of our team.

Location & Address

Keller Williams Realty Downtown LLC
901 Auraria Parkway Suite 301
Denver, CO
720-279-9925


Other Locations