THE PROS AND CONS OF AIRBNB REAL ESTATE INVESTING

ALEX KARANI | September 26, 2019

Airbnb real estate investing is a great way for investors to earn income from their investment property. Essentially, it is a strategy where a real estate investor buys a rental property and lists either the entire house on Airbnb or individual rooms. Typically, a real estate investor does not live in an Airbnb investment property. The platform has had immense growth since it was launched more than ten years ago. If you are considering becoming an Airbnb host, you may be wondering if it will be a profitable real estate investment for you. Well, Airbnb real estate investing is generally considered one of the best real estate investments you could make now thanks to the many opportunities it presents for investors

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Established in 1987 and headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Amstar is a real estate investment manager that acquires, develops and manages all major property types in the United States and in select international markets. The company’s two primary divisions include: i) Amstar Group LLC (“AGL”), which targets value-add acquisitions, major renovations and repositioning's and opportunistic ground-up developments in the Americas, and ii) Amstar Global Partners Ltd. (“AGP”), which invests opportunistically in ground-up developments through commingled funds in select international locations.

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TOP TECH TRENDS TRANSFORMING THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

Article | February 11, 2020

Real estate mobile apps and agent websites are becoming more and more popular as a means of searching for the right property, so those who are professionally engaged in this field and planning to expand their business should, in the first place, understand the market and look out for the latest real estate mobile app tech trends. Such awareness will allow you to make informed decisions embarking thus on the journey of lasting business promotion and development.

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Why Company Culture Matters in Commercial Real Estate

Article | February 11, 2020

The pursuit of exceptional people in today’s competitive commercial real estate market is a challenging proposition. DFW has a wealth of talent who could work at any number of prestigious real estate firms. So, what sets one global commercial firm apart from the next? How do we attract and keep the best in the industry to better serve our clients?

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What’s the Best Type of Commercial Real Estate Property for Investors

Article | February 10, 2020

Thinking about investing in commercial real estate? It can certainly be a lucrative venture. For those unfamiliar, this type of property is generally defined as land or buildings that are intended to generate a profit in some way. More specifically, commercial real estate is divided into subcategories. There are four main types, including multifamily, office, industrial, and retail. Which type is correct for you? It really depends. Each comes with its own set of pros and cons.

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8 Ways to Vet a CPA for Your Real Estate Investing Business

Article | February 10, 2020

Even though it may sound like a simple undertaking, vetting a good certified public accountant for your real estate investing business takes a lot of research and effort. The best certified public accountant (CPA) advice for investors usually comes from one who either invests themselves in real estate (RE) or has many clients who do. These types of CPAs may also hold certified financial planning (CFP) certifications. Although most CPAs are knowledgeable about taxes in general and can sometimes assist investors in getting the most tax advantages for their real estate investments, CPAs who invest in RE themselves do have a great advantage in firsthand knowledge of investing.

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Amstar

Established in 1987 and headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Amstar is a real estate investment manager that acquires, develops and manages all major property types in the United States and in select international markets. The company’s two primary divisions include: i) Amstar Group LLC (“AGL”), which targets value-add acquisitions, major renovations and repositioning's and opportunistic ground-up developments in the Americas, and ii) Amstar Global Partners Ltd. (“AGP”), which invests opportunistically in ground-up developments through commingled funds in select international locations.

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