eBook Rental-Property Profits: A Financial Tool Kit for Landlords, 1st Edition

  • Michael C. Thomsett
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  • ISBN-10: 0814438547
  • ISBN-13: 9780814438541
  • DDC: 333.33
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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With rental prices climbing, vacancy rates low, and property values rising, real estate investing has become a tempting option for achieving financial security. The idea is simple: buy a property, fix it up, and then rent it until you’re ready to sell. But the reality can be confusing, requiring in-depth financial and tax knowledge that most newcomers lack. This guide walks you through every important step, from spotting smart investments to taking advantage of tax breaks and loop holes.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Introduction: What This Book Will Do for You.
Half Title Page.
1: The Nature of Real Estate Investing.
2: Getting Started in Rental Property Investing.
3: Cash Flow: The Essence of Rental Real Estate.
4: Picking the Best Investment for You.
5: Bookkeeping Basics for Rental Property.
6: Keeping Track of Real Estate Transactions.
7: Creating a Timely and Efficient Accounting System.
8: Handling Depreciation for Rental Properties.
9: Understanding the Tax Rules for Real Estate.
10: Tax Reporting for Annual Income and Expense.
11: Including Real Estate in Your Portfolio.
Author Bio.
Copyright Page.