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Richard Houghton

Richard Houghton
Get the inside track on investing in Mexico straight from the owner of Investment Properties Mexico. Here he share his insights on what's going on in Mexico and what's to come and some inside tips on how to make that profitable for you!

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20 June, 2017

What Warren Buffet Thinks About Estate Investing in 2017 and Beyond

This May at the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting, Warren Buffet had a number of good things to say about real estate investing – both in 2017 and beyond. As a longtime investment icon, Buffett has been with the company that’s behind “the most expensive stock on the market” for nearly 50 years and he’s known for offering market advice that has been known to move the needle for investors in the know.

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15 June, 2017

How to Get Great Reviews for Vacation Home Rentals

The old saying, “You only get one chance to make a first impression,” is certainly true when it comes to successfully managing vacation home rentals, where first impressions are one of the major keys to locking in long-term rental returns. In most cases, your first renters will help you determine very quickly if you’re doing a great job, so pay attention to whether you get five-star reviews or receive an onslaught of negative feedback.

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01 June, 2017

When was the last time you stopped to carefully re-evaluate the performance of your investment portfolio, including brick-and-mortar assets like real estate? Sitting down for a typical annual review with your financial advisor to go over fund allocations and stocks is important, but it’s equally essential to talk about other types of portfolio diversification, including secure assets like real estate.

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19 May, 2017

How to Use Your IRA to Buy Real Estate the Right Way

Are you tired of the low returns in your IRA or 401k coming from traditional investments like stocks, bonds and mutual funds, but are unsure how buy real estate with a retirement account? If your IRA or 401k is managed by a large bank or brokerage firm, you have probably been steered toward a limited array of investments, including stocks, bonds, mutual funds and money market accounts, realistically offering returns of around 5% once they are adjusted for inflation.

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13 May, 2017

The Riviera Maya is an 80-mile stretch of prime beachfront real estate that runs south along Mexico’s Caribbean coast from Cancun, stretching through Playa del Carmen and Puerto Aventuras, all the way to Tulum. Mexico’s Riviera Maya is not only stunningly beautiful, safe and accessible, with modern infrastructure and every amenity at your fingertips, but it also happens to be one of the most attractive destinations in the world for anyone considering investing in real estate.

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