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Swap Until You Drop – The Power of the 1031 Exchange
In last month’s newsletter, Whitney Elkins-Hutten, our Director of Investor Education, published an article about how you can 1031 into […]
Understanding Real Estate Revenue Terms
The accounting world, and specifically multifamily, self-storage, hotel, and car wash accounting, tend to use words or phrases that can […]
Macroeconomic Trends to Pay Attention to in 2023 and Beyond
The past year has been an interesting year for real estate as the US Federal Reserve radically raised interest rates […]
Five Must-Listen Podcasts to Boost Your Mind, Body, and Business
Podcasts have become a popular and accessible medium for learning, entertainment, and personal growth. They offer a convenient way to […]
Class A Apartment Performance
Target Focus Back in 2019, our team started to look for assets that were built in 2000 or newer. […]
How To 1031 Exchange Your Property into a Passive Real Estate Syndication for Better Returns and Tax Savings
Real estate investing is a powerful way to build wealth. But for investors who already own property, there are strategic […]
Two Keys to Business Success: Productivity and Routine
Productivity and routine are two business buzzwords that we hear a lot, but few people really understand. What do these […]
Implementing an Express Car Wash Sales Team
When you think of a car wash, you probably don’t think of it needing a stellar sales team. You’ve likely […]
How to Transition to Full-Time Passive Investing (And Pay Little to No Tax)
I now earn my income (mostly) as a full-time passive real estate investor. Because of this, I am often asked… […]
Charleston, SC Major Market Update
My wife grew up in Charleston and she always reminds me how much things have changed since she was a […]
A while back, I wrote in our newsletter about the ability to adapt to the ever-changing real estate and investment […]
Did You Know? Southeast US Largest Employers
As you know, our group focuses primarily on acquiring multifamily, self-storage, and car wash assets in the Southeast US as […]
Apartment Economic Trends and Forecasts
At the start of 2022, the U.S. national apartment occupancy average is just over 96% with an average monthly rental […]
Lessons from U.S. Retailers
I always enjoy a good read about how other companies overcome challenges or find new ways to improve their business […]
North Carolina Economic Performance
Over the past decade, North Carolina has experienced rapid population and job growth. This growth has made a tremendous impact […]
How Money Walks – 2021 Update
About a year ago I shared an article regarding how the IRS tracks the migration pattern of household income across […]
I read an interesting Costar article recently, which affirms what we’ve been seeing in the marketplace and confirms our strategy […]
What markets are you focused on?
This is one of the most common questions I get asked, and while it may seem straightforward on the surface, […]
Investing in multifamily assets allows for better returns than any other real estate asset class. The National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) presented the research on why multifamily investing returns can’t be beat.
One of the major benefits of investing in stabilized (above 90% occupancy) multifamily assets, is the ability to use permanent, low risk agency financing. Looking back at the crash in 2008, the single family market had a 4.0% default rate versus the multifamily market only have a 0.4% default rate.
The PassiveInvesting.com Team only acquires stabilized (above 90% occupancy) and cash flow positive apartment building investments. This allows our investors to make healthy returns while showing a loss at the end of every year.
Since its peak in the mid-2000s (see graph below), home ownership has been significantly dropping and it will continue to drop as millennials and the aging baby boomers want to stay mobile in the 21st century.