Real estate IRAs are popular with people who want diversity and leverage against potential losses in the stock market. You can choose your own assets including commercial and residential property, raw land, as well as tax liens and deeds.
Every year, counties in Florida auction off unpaid property tax bills to investors so the government can recoup that "lost" revenue. At this month's Invest Florida Meet-Up, we will have as our guest speaker, Melanie Finnegan, of Tax Lien Wealth Solutions. Read More
Many people in the real estate investing world have heard of OPM, or Other People's Money. Using OPM is a favored technique as it allows an individual to get more creative with financing and lending terms for their investment. OPM also allows that "other person" to achieve … Read More
Learn tips and strategies to maximize your investments' potential including: How self-directed IRAs work, the types of accounts that can be self-directed, how to start investing in real estate with a retirement account, and the top 5 different ways to invest in real estate with an IRA.
One of the most popular ways individuals use self-directed retirement plans is to acquire real estate. These plans allow owners total control over their investing funds and decisions with the opportunity to choose alternative assets to earn income for retirement. Real estate falls into the alternative asset … Read More
The most common investment in a self-directed IRA is real estate. IRA owners who are successful in these ventures reap the benefits of healthy and steady returns on their investments. Some of this income is gained by rehab-and-flipping properties or buying at a low cost and selling … Read More
Now that you understand how a self-directed IRA works to build tax sheltered wealth for retirement using investments of your own choosing—you may be a little stumped. Not because you don’t realize the potential these plans offer, but because now you clearly understand that the world of … Read More