How to Perform Your Own Rental Comparable Analysis Over the Phone

Thursday, August 02

The rental comparable analysis is the process of analyzing similar apartment communities in the general area to determine the market rents of the subject apartment community.As an apartment investor or apartment syndicator, the three main times you will perform a rental comparable analysis is 1) ...


51 Resident Appreciation Event Ideas to Retain High-Qualify Residents

Friday, July 27

In the blog post “How to Become an Award-Winning 5-Star Apartment Syndicator,” I explained how an apartment syndicator won two back-to-back Rental Owner of the Year awards by hosting frequent resident appreciation events. In this blog post, I want to expand upon this strategy by providing a list ...


How 28 Real Estate Investors Completed Their First Deal

Thursday, July 26

Each week, we post a new question to the Best Ever Show Community on Facebook. The Best Ever Show Community is a place where real estate entrepreneurs of all stripes and sizes can come together to interact with each other, me, and the guests featured on my podcast with the purpose of everyone hel...


How Do Passive Investors Make Money in Apartment Syndications?

Friday, July 20

Passive investing is one of the best ways to receive the benefits of owning a large apartment building without the time commitment, funding the entire project or obtaining the expertise require to create and execute a business plan.A passive investor might not see the same returns as an active in...


How to Become an Award-Winning 5-Star Apartment Syndicator

Wednesday, July 18

How does an apartment syndicator earn back-to-back “Rental Owner of the Year” awards and obtain a 5-star Facebook review rating for their apartment portfolio?The answer: foster a community.You foster a community by implement marketing strategies that will create an atmosphere in which people want...


How the General Partner Submits an Offer on an Apartment Deal

Friday, July 06

Generally, the general partner (referred to as GP hereafter) in an apartment syndication has certain investment criteria to determine which deals to submit offers on. This criteria could be as sophisticated as requiring a projected internal rate of return and cash-on-cash return above a certain t...