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7 Real Estate Investing Trends For 2017

This week veteran real estate investor and property manager Larry Arth discusses what he sees as 7 real estate investing trends For 2017.

He says optimism is strong but watch these 7 trends.

By Larry Arth

I have held many discussions with investors, builders, buyers and sellers heading into 2017, and their consensus, as well as everything I have read, leads me to this conclusion:

Real estate investing over the next three years will bring slow and steady increases similar to what we saw in 2016.

Now you may be thinking we are navigating unchartered territories with all the changes happening in the political scene. You may see a mixed bag of information making it difficult to assess your investment strategy.

Many are asking, “Why do so many people have such a different perspective on what the market for real estate will look like?”

The reason is because real estate is a broad topic and no one answer can cover such a broad question. Just as a national weather forecast is not much help in your neighborhood, you also cannot give a national real estate investing forecast. That is why you are seeing such a broad array of ideas as to what the investing landscape will look like.

How the Trump Administration Could Impact the Apartment Market

Nov 14 2016

Now that Donald Trump baffled most of the pundits to secure the U.S. presidency, a host of people from different industries are beginning to study how the Trump administration’s policies will affect them and the overall U.S. economy over the next four years and beyond. 

Those in the apartment industry are trying to get a beat on how the economy might look, with its effects on the U.S. job market and the atmosphere for investments. Jobs are sure to be a focal point, as one major factor in Trump’s victory was that his message about job creation resonated with blue-collar workers in the Rust Belt who have voted Democratic in the past. 

Zillow’s 6 predictions for the 2017 housing market under Trump

The company speculates that the construction labor workforce may constrict given the President-elect's immigration stances.

  • - Zillow predicts 2017 will mark a new stage of the post-recession housing recovery and the company expects recent trends to reverse course next year.
  • - New-home buyers could face increased building costs if President-elect Trump follows through on his tougher immigration policies, which may worsen the construction industry labor shortage, according to the company.
  • - Zillow also anticipates continued but slowed home price growth (3.6 percent over the year), decelerated rent prices, homeowners seeking affordable housing further from urban centers, and an increased homeownership rate driven by millennial buyers.

Landlording 101: A Guide to Rental Property Management

For many people, being a landlord is a rewarding and profitable experience, but if you are new to the rental real estate business, you might have discovered that managing a rental property is not a simple endeavor. Taking the time to gain a basic understanding of some key landlord responsibilitiesproperty marketing tactics and areas of the law will go a long way in helping you find (and keep) a tenant, effectively manage your rental and avoid the most common landlord mistakes.

In this guide, we’ve compiled several tips for new landlords to help you succeed and get the most out of your real estate investment.

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