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How The Real Estate Business Will Change Due to COVID-19

By PointAcquisitions / April 2, 2020 /

Many people despair over how technology in many ways separates them from friends and loved ones. For all of the speed and convenience afforded by the information age, there is the lost significance of physical proximity. Yet the advent of COVID-19 has eclipsed these concerns.  Now, physical proximity spreads contagion and is advised against —…

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The Rise of iBuyers: Why So Many Home Sellers Are Making The Switch

By PointAcquisitions / March 10, 2020 /

The information technology age has — sometimes radically — transformed the way Americans, and the rest of the world, do business. From pre-ordering a cup of coffee from a local java shop to buying a car online, traditional means are giving way to the ease and convenience of smartphone/laptop transactions. Real estate is not immune…

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IMN Single Family Rental Forum – A Fresh Perspective on a New Asset Class

By PointAcquisitions / February 25, 2020 /

Prior to being the Sales Manager here at Point Acquisitions, I spent time in a large corporation. This is my first time attending the IMN Single Family Rental Forum with Point and I wanted to share my thoughts from the conference from a beginner’s view as well as my key takeaways. First Impressions In the…

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Rent Control Laws – What does it mean for the NYC market?

By PointAcquisitions / February 19, 2020 /

On June 14th, 2019 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019 into law. The law forever alters New York’s rent-stabilization protocols, opens it up for expansion throughout the entire state, and helps protect tenants on the cusp of being evicted. This law has the potential to cause…

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iBuyer Companies: The Rise of OpenDoor, Zillow, Redfin, DirectOffers: What Does It Mean for the Real Estate Market?

By PointAcquisitions / February 7, 2020 /

Recently I was on an esteemed panel of ibuyer companies with their key people at the IMN Single Family Rental Conference in Arizona this past December.  We discussed the many potential impacts this new model has on the real estate market and how rapidly these companies are gaining market share. The real estate market is…

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5 Common Mistakes In Real Estate Investing

By PointAcquisitions / April 23, 2019 /

Real estate investing has the potential to be an enormously profitable venture for those with the work ethic and aptitude to learn its various complexities. This fact is especially true in Philadelphia: the state contains some of the most exciting investment prospects in the entire country, and that isn’t poised to change any time soon.…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019: Callowhill, Northern Liberties, Fishtown, East Kensington, Olde Richmond, and Manayunk

By PointAcquisitions / April 17, 2019 /

The Philadelphia real estate market is booming. 2019 is shaping up to be an incredible year for investors willing to take risks and perform due diligence concerning trends and raw data in the area. And all signs point towards a bevy of fruitful opportunities, even in places you may not expect. It’s a dense and…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019 – Part 3

By PointAcquisitions / April 1, 2019 /

Philadelphia is a vibrant and exciting city. It’s packed with young people, retail districts, mixed-use properties, and rental prospects at every turn. As a result, it has been one of the most consistently high-value real estate markets in the country. And this isn’t poised to change in 2019—in fact, things are looking even brighter for…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019 – Part 2

By PointAcquisitions / February 12, 2019 /

Old City, Washington Square West, Midtown Village, Chestnut Hill, And More Philadelphia’s real estate market has a storied history of vibrancy, consistency, and most importantly, profits. The cities assortment of sound investing opportunities means that experts observe with a keen eye all year. With 2019 already underway, it’s crucial for you to have your facts…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019 – Part 1

By PointAcquisitions / January 28, 2019 /

If you would like to get into the Philadelphia real estate market, you have a great opportunity in front of you, but you must perform due diligence. This guide, we will explore real estate trends for Logan Square, Filter Square, Rittenhouse Square and University City. The information you are going to get 0 Logan Square Logan…

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