Real Estate in Montrose & Ridgway by Jason Millward Real Estate Consultant

Create a Professional Rental Property Analysis Report in Excel in Less Than 15 Minutes!   Check out the Video Here: Learn how to create a simple, clean, rental/investment property analysis report in Excel.  Easily see how much each property is cash flowing and other metrics like return on investment, capitalization rate, debt coverage ratio, operating expense ratio, and years to recap investment.  Don't forget about the 1% rule and 5... read more

Opportunity Zones

Posted by Jason Millward on May 03, 2019 in  Real Estate  Real Estate Investing  Tax
Opportunity Zones   In order to promote economic growth, local governments have created opportunity zones.  You can invest in developments, businesses, and properties within these zones.  To attract investments, these zones are included in the federal tax incentive program. This tax incentive program includes deferral of capital gains on prior investments, reduction of capital gains, and no tax on investments held greater than 10 years.  Basically, what this means is that you can ... read more

Ways to Make Money Owning Real Estate

Posted by Jason Millward on March 09, 2018 in  Real Estate Investing
Ways to Make Money Owning Real Estate   Appreciation This is the concept of the home’s value increasing over time, in the long run.  A property can also appreciate by creating value with improvements.   Cash Flow On a rental property, this is what’s left over after all the expenses are paid off.   Taxes Tax deductions can include property taxes, mortgage interest and other items depending on your situation.   Equity - Mortgage Principal Paydown A portion of the mortg... read more

Should you Rent Out Your Home or Sell It?

Posted by Jason Millward on September 29, 2017 in  Real Estate Investing  Sell my house Montrose
Should you Rent Out Your Home or Sell It?   You’re moving away from your current home and you’re not sure whether you should sell your current home or hang onto the property as a rental. There are pros and cons to both approaches. If you hold onto your home, you can enjoy residual rental income as well as any positive home value appreciation. You’ll also have the peace-of-mind that comes with knowing that you could move back, if circumstances allow. If you sell your home, you may have cash fr... read more

REITs & Real Estate Crowdfunding

REITs & Real Estate Crowdfunding
Posted by Jason Millward on September 15, 2017 in  Real Estate Investing
Other ways to Invest in Real Estate REITs & Real Estate Crowdfunding   REITs: Real Estate Investment Trusts are companies that own and manage a portfolio of income producing real estate properties.  Here you are investing in the corporation that in turn invests your money into real estate.  These properties can include apartments, hotels, malls, and office buildings.  REITs usually include a diversification of properties as well as secured mortgages.  Publicly traded REITs are regis... read more