5 Renovations to Avoid When Flipping a House in Peoria

Many people jump into flipping a house with great intentions, only to find themselves buried in renovation work. Often times, one project will lead to another costing you time and money. If you are flipping a house for the first time, you should be aware of these 5 renovations to avoid. Flipping a House in … Continued

Finding FSBO’s and Off Market Properties in Peoria

You have heard stories about people finding amazing deals on off-market properties. Deals that are almost unheard of. So where are these incredible deals found? If you are interested in learning how to find FSBO’s (for sale by owner) and off market properties in Peoria? Our latest blog will help you learn about where to look! … Continued

How to Flip Your First House in Peoria

Do you want to learn how to flip your first house? There are many things about the process you might not see on HGTV. We have put together some of our favorite tips for flipping homes in Peoria and across IL! For a first-time flipper, the process can become overwhelming. What might seem so easy, you will … Continued

Single Family vs Multi-Family Investments in IL: Which One Is Better

Investing in real estate can be a smart and lucrative way to make your money multiply. Once you enter the world of real estate investment, you will discover there are many ways to invest your money. You can purchase single-family homes, multi-family buildings, commercial properties and even niche investments such as land and mobile homes. … Continued

How to find good investment property in Peoria

Lots of investors are looking to get started, and as active real estate experts in Peoria IL, 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 Peoria IL?” With the flood … Continued

Real estate investing Resources in Peoria

So you wanna get started investing in Peoria 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 Peoria for investors here locally to tap into … Continued

How to find foreclosures in Peoria IL

There’s a lot of competition to find great deals on local Peoria IL 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 Peoria. … 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

Foreclosure property listings in Peoria – what’s real and what’s not?

There’s a ton of information on finding foreclosures in Peoria, and lots of services that will charge you for access to their data. In fact, we have our own foreclosure property listings in Peoria IL right here. Join our Foreclosure Property Alert List here >> But… How do you tell the difference between credible information and … Continued

Investment Property Tax Deductions List for Peoria

Uncle Sam gives, and Uncle Sam takes away. But in the case of buying local Peoria investment properties… you can earn investment property tax deductions for your Peoria 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