Repurposing old buildings into apartments may not be an exciting new concept, with its roots dating back to the 1950s. But what should capture your attention is that this trend has continued to grow, with almost 800 conversions over the last decade in the United States. That is about 300 more conversion projects in the 2010s than was seen in the early 2000s. Factories and office buildings have been the most popular types of apartment conversions in the past decade.
"The Phoenix real estate market has been as hot as the Arizona summer sun, attracting hard money lenders like Ignite Funding into the desert arena. Positive market drivers, favorable building climate, quality real estate projects and borrowers are all variables that Ignite Funding factors into its lending strategy, and Phoenix checks all the boxes."
Did you decide to create a few goals or “resolutions” to follow for the New Year? Did those resolutions also include your financial well-being and investment goals for 2020? It’s easy to just jump on the personal health bandwagon. Eat less carbs, go to the gym more and lose 10 pounds. Maybe this year you should try to do something different. We have put together a few questions and ideas to help spur you on to your journey to achieve those investment goals, whether it’s with Trust Deed investments with Ignite Funding or any other investment opportunities you may have in 2020.
Adding commercial real estate to an investment portfolio used to be reserved for the very wealthy. Thanks to new technology, anyone with a couple hundred dollars and an appetite for risk can find an entry point for investments these days. Given the greater accessibility and with the commercial real estate market making a comeback in key cities, it may be time for you to consider this type of investment.
Ignite Funding will be attending the ALTS SV 2018 annual investor forum on September 17th in Silicon Valley. The event is produced by the California Alternative Investments Association and CFA Society of San Francisco. Dawn Pitts, Business Development Executive at Ignite Funding is excited to head back to Silicon Valley, “This is our second year attending ALTS SV and we look forward to educating attendees about Trust Deeds and how they can be utilized as a source for passive income.”
Deciding where to invest your money is never an easy task. The biggest question being, where are you going to get the most return on your investment?