When Should You Invest In Rental Properties?

If you are considering becoming a property investor, you may wonder when you should buy a rental and what indicators to look for when trying to find a property. Here are some indicators to look for if you are on the fence about investing in a rental!

Low-Interest Rates

When mortgage rates drop, it is much easier to make a property produce income. The best place to figure out what kind of interest rate you will get for an investment property is with a trusted local lender. We can connect you to one and they can help you figure out how to start the process. Our team will help you start viewing potential properties.

Home Equity

Do you own a home now? If you do, then you may have equity in the home that you can use to purchase a rental home! Check out our website  to see how much your current home is worth!(https://www.thepropertygirlsteam.com/what-s-my-home-s-value/)

Scarcity of Units

Rochester and many other areas nearby are thriving! The inventory of homes to purchase is currently low – therefore many people are looking for spaces to RENT in the meantime! Now is a great time to start investing.

Return Rate

If the rate of return in your county is growing, it might be a good time to invest in property. If there is a yearly increase, you can make significant gains over time.


Ultimately, talking to our Team can help you decide if now is the right time to invest in rental properties! We have creative ways of helping you find money to invest in real estate now so you don’t have to wait! We’re here and ready to help!

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