1. How Natural Disasters Affect Your Property

    Buying real estate is a sound investment and a great way to get you ready for retirement. Purchasing a rental property ensures that you will continually get income while diversifying your investment portfolio. Whether you’re investing in residential property, commercial property, a multi-unit property, and agricultural property, then, depending on the area that you have invested in, you may be v…Read More

  2. How Does Seasonality Impact Rental Properties?

    You may not be surprised to find out that seasonality does affect the real estate market, and these effects differ from season to season. Real estate is cyclical, so if you’re prepared, have done your research, and are a little more flexible, then you may be able to take advantage of these predictable indicators. In addition to the time of the year, when it comes time to purchase a rental proper…Read More

  3. The Home Remodeling Projects With The Best ROI

    Looking to open up your investment opportunities or bring in some additional revenue streams? Investing in real estate is a great way to do just that. Here at First Western Federal Savings Bank, we can connect you with the financial resources you need, like an IRA non-recourse loan to start investing in real estate. But how do you get the most out of your investments? Once you’ve purchased a pro…Read More

  4. Is It Worth Getting Your Real Estate License?

    When you first start investing in real estate using a non-recourse IRA loan, you might be looking for ways to streamline the process. Since you’re dealing with property and houses, you might start wondering if a real estate license would be advantageous to have. You’re not alone in these thoughts. Many who invest in real estate have the same thought process. But is getting your real estate lic…Read More

  5. What Makes a Good IRA Lender?

    When you’re on the search for a source for an IRA non-recourse loan, you’re going to find a variety of options. But distinguishing a good lender from a bad one isn’t always easy, especially when you can work with lenders online. So once you’re ready to start investing in real estate, how are you supposed to determine which lender to work with?  The easy answer, of course, is to work with …Read More

  6. Don’t Miss These Spots When Cleaning Your Rental Property

    Once your tenants no longer occupy your rental property, it's up to you to maintain the property while it's empty. While your lease undoubtedly had a stipulation that the previous tenants had to clean the property before they left, the fact is that some people are more thorough in their cleaning than others. While some property owners may hire a cleaning service to care for their multifamily prope…Read More

  7. Minimizing Tenant Turnover

    In previous blog posts, we discussed the downsides of high renter turnover and offered a few ways you can deal with this process. Rental turnover can be a hassle for you especially if you're new to owning and maintaining rental properties. After all, for every minute the property remains unoccupied, you’re losing potential revenue. Fortunately, as one of the leading providers of non-recourse loa…Read More

  8. What Makes An Ideal Renter?

    By using a non-recourse loan from your IRA, you can begin investing in rental properties. This is a process that takes a lot of time, effort, and emotional energy. Of course, once you purchase the rental property, that time, energy, and effort doesn't end there. You need to find renters and tenants that show the same respect for your investment that you do. This isn't always an easy task, and find…Read More

  9. Invest In These Features To Attract Renters Fast

    By using a non-recourse loan from your IRA, you can quickly and easily invest in real estate. Of course, the properties that you own will not garner you any passive income if you don't have renters occupying the property. While this might sound difficult to do, you can be clever about which pieces of real estate you invest in. When it comes to investing in a property, be it residential or multifam…Read More

  10. These Are The Features Home Renters Look For

    Investing in real estate with a non-recourse loan is easy when you partner with First Western Federal Savings Bank. We offer the resources and funding you need to start making smart investments into valuable properties that can help you earn passive income quickly. So, if getting the funding you need to invest in real estate isn’t the hard part, what is? Finding the right properties to invest in…Read More