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Category: LA and Ventura County Home Buyer Info (12 posts)

  • October 19, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

5 Tips for Buying Your First Rental Property in Los Angeles & Ventura Counties

Investing in a rental property in Los Angeles & Ventura Counties is a great step toward earning passive income and building wealth. Unfortunately, becoming a landlord for the first time can also b

  • October 5, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Is Having No Credit in Los Angeles & Ventura Counties As Risky As Having Bad Credit?

Let's clear up one misconception, right off the bat: having no credit in Los Angeles & Ventura Counties is not the same as having bad credit. 'No credit' simply means that your credit history - wh

  • September 21, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

7 Tips for Buying a Condominium in LA & Ventura County

There are many advantages to living in a condominium in LA & Ventura County. You aren't required to mow the grass or shovel the snow (if any). You have access to amenities such as pools and fitnes

  • July 20, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Rent or Buy in Calabasas & Agoura Hills? 3 Tips to Help You Decide

The decision to buy or rent a home in Calabasas & Agoura Hills is one that should not be taken lightly. After all, the choice you make is going to affect you for at least a year and probably much

  • July 11, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Buying a Home in LA & Ventura County? 4 Steps to Reduce Your Credit Card Debt

Being in debt in LA & Ventura County is undoubtedly stressful, more so when the interest rates keep pushing your overall debt to skyrocketing amounts. If buying a home is in your future, you&

  • June 1, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Save for a Down payment in LA and Ventura Counties

Saving money is a lot like dieting -- easy to understand but difficult to execute and follow through. Intellectually, you know that having that extra piece of pie or second helping of French fries is

  • May 9, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Make Money When you Buy in Ventura County & LA

Every intelligent real estate investor understands the basic principle of making money when you buy. It’s extremely important to learn and understand this concept for your business because it ca

  • May 4, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home in LA & Ventura Counties?

If you're throwing your hard-earned money away on rent each month in LA & Ventura County, putting that same amount towards your own home could be an incredible advantage. However, it's also impera

  • April 27, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Thinking of Buying a Home in LA & Ventura Counties? Questions to Ask...

Many people simply assume that buying a home is always better than renting, but that is not always the case. Owning a home in Los Angeles and Ventura Counties makes sense in certain circumstances, jus

  • April 6, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Top Three Features of a Rental in LA & Ventura Counties

When you are shopping for an investment property in Los Angeles and Ventura Counties you should make some of the same assessment criteria important that you would use if you were buying the property f

  • February 15, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home?

If you're throwing your hard-earned money away on rent each month, putting that same amount towards your own home could be an incredible advantage. However, it's also imperative to consider whether yo

  • January 31, 2016
  • Gary Dontsov

The Benefits of Investing in Income-Producing Properties

Making money in any real estate venture is a difficult task, and many people don't have the skills (or the stomach) for flipping houses. An alternative to this intrinsically risky activity is to purch