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Where Are We in the Real Estate Cycle in 2019?

Back in 2018, Robert Shiller, founder of the eponymous Cape-Shiller index, warned that the housing market was becoming overheated. While...

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If you think financial advisors are a waste, here are six reasons why they aren’t

Managing finances properly is a crucial life skill. Everyone needs to know how to balance a checkbook, pay their bills on time, keep their credit rating in good order and create an overall life fiscal plan. Many people have a basic financial education. However, specific circumstances often require...

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How to get started real estate investing in expensive cities

By: Real Finance Guy Getting started with real estate investing can be tough. Real estate is generally quite expensive, so the price of entry is high. Even a modest single family home in a relatively low cost of living city like Indianapolis or Spokane start in the $150-250k range, meaning a 20%...

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Are You Overlooking REITS? Why Every Portfolio Needs this Asset in 2019

Despite surging 16% in 2019, REITs are not very well understood by the average investor. That’s a shame because they can be great investments. Legendary money manager David Swensen puts 20% of Yale’s $30 billion endowment into real estate.  In Four Pillars of Investing, William Bernstein...

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Condo vs House: Which is a Better Investment in 2019

It’s so often repeated that single-family homes (SFH) appreciate faster than condos that it’s taken for gospel. But that’s not the story the numbers tell lately. If you’re thinking about purchasing a condo vs a home purely for investment reasons, you might be surprised to learn that you...

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Five Tips for Weeding Out Bad Turnkey Companies

For investors in high cost of living areas, the best rental properties are often out of state. If you have a day job or are short on time, investing in a turnkey property can be a viable way to generate passive income. The house has already been fully renovated and rehabbed. The roof, the HVAC...

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The Best from Rockstar Finance for March 31, 2019

Today’s Features Ditch goals. There are more powerful ways to change your life If you’re not happy, you want more, and you think your life should be something other than it was last year – setting SMART goals, stretch goals, BHAG (Big Hairy Audacious Goals), mini goals, or goals for your...

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Rockstar Content – The new side of Rockstar Finance

Rockstar Finance is known for curating the best personal finance articles from around the Internet. Our mission is to find the best, share the best and provide focused and unique value within the personal finance community. Today, we are officially expanding our operations to include Rockstar...