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Are Chinese Cash Buyers Still Real In New York City?

China’s foreign direct investment into the United States dropped nearly 46% to$48.19 billion, after hitting a record high in 2016 because of transaction restrictions. Cash transfer restrictions have a $50,000 limit although they could be removed because they could be temporary.

Chinese Buyers In New York City

Chinese buyers like coastal cities


New York City

There are a lot of examples of why Chinese buyers like New York City. The first is widely known that New York City has had a record low crime rate and that is the reason that Chinese buyers are looking to invest in New York City, especially Brooklyn. The first is that Chinese buyers are moving to Brooklyn where there is “Sunset Park, Brooklyn’s first Chinatown.” Next, middle class Chinese pool their money with family and move to Brooklyn. Also, Manhattan has been popular for apartment sales and apartment building purchases where since 2008 Chinese buyers have been driving up rents.

“New York is a lot like Hong Kong in terms of prices, but the housing quality is a lot better,” saysVanessa Chan. “I also knew Manhattan property would appreciate much faster than some real estate investments in Asia.”


Chinese buyers see real estate as a long term investment

Banks see Chinese buyers as good investments because Chinese buyers tend to believe that real estate is a stable long term asset culturally. Instead of being cash buyers Chinese are getting mortgages with well known mortgage requirements being around 35% downpayment. I think banks are lending to Chinese as their focus because the Chinese market is so large and the demand for investing and moving to New York City is so massive over the years.

With the $50,000 restriction on transfers Chinese cash buyers would be moving to New York City. There are advertisements in Chinese cities to invest in New York City for a Green card, according toDr. Peter Kwong, professor of Urban Affairs and Planning at Hunter College. Some articles suggest that Chinese cash buyers are a myth in New York City; That there is no way to access their money for apartment buildings. However, Chinese buyers are willing to get mortgages to park their money in New York real estate — especially apartment buildings.

Chinese investors like the strength of the US dollar compared to the Yuan and real estate since 2008 could be attractive cyclically. Sometimes Chinese buyers leave real estate vacant. Sometimes they improve the property and their investment helps the community. Chinese buyers are making it difficult for first time homebuyers to enter the market because they are making real estate more competitive by bidding up prices.

Chinese buyers want to diversify and want to invest in foreign property like New York City for the long term.




Michael Sadler

Make Money From Real Estate

Rentals are a good way to make money from real estate.

Make Money From Real Estate

Use the cap rate:

The capitalization rate, often just called the cap rate, is the ratio of Net Operating Income (NOI) to property asset value. So, for example, if a property was listed for $1,000,000 and generated an NOI of $100,000, then the cap rate would be $100,000/$1,000,000, or 10%.

Contracts

All you need is a purchase and sale contract and a lease agreement.

Making money with no money

Do a joint-venture (JV) with a cash buyer and make 50% of the cash flow.

Free and clear property

Real estate without mortgages are more likely to cashflow.

Investment real estate can be break-even on a month-to-month basis if it has a mortgage and you might get the mortgage pay down and appreciation as part of your return.

Long term investing

Buy and hold a portfolio of free and clear cash flowing investment real estate.

Buying low and selling high

Don’t compete versus wall street, charities, the marketplace buying and selling unless you are wall street or charities.

People that buy at prices that are too high are “stupid.”

You could sell to charities at higher prices.

It’s hard to time buying low and selling high and you might get pulled into being a trader into different asset classes as you watch the correlations on TV and prices on the internet change.

Maintaining real estate

Buy and make improvements to real estate over time.

Hold rentals over time for appreciation.

Collecting rent

Sometimes you will have to make phone calls to collect rent. Share an office with a lawyer.

Find a niche with a lot of leads

That way you do not have to worry about your cash flow running out. 

 

 

Michael Sadler

Real Estate Deals: Falling In Love Or Taking All The Cash

Fistfuls of CashDo you love assets?

I love taking all the cash.

Finding real estate deals is emotional because you do not know what is real.

Finding deals sends you through a rabbit hole with no end in site.

You will be surrounded by lies and fake cash buyers and motivated sellers if you do not know how reputable they are and if they pay for things.

If you are not careful finding real estate deals can leave you alone in your bedroom wondering if the person you are dealing with wants all of your cash and to leave you with nothing.

That’s a real estate deal. Or is taking all of the cash.

I love taking all the cash.

I hate being left with nothing at the end of a negotiation.

If you are dealing with fraudsters then how do you negotiate a win-win so that you can actually get all of the cash!

You need a system to tell you who actually pays cash for cash buyers and motivated sellers. 

Then you will know what is real!

And just maybe fall in love.

Love

Are you highly motivated to be with this person?

Transitioning from a casual relationship to falling in love may have a chemical underpinning: Evidence shows that dopamine-rich areas of the brain are involved in the beginning stages of love (Fisher, Aron, & Brown, 2005); these areas are considered part of the brain’s “reward system” and serve as highly motivational.

Don’t compromise when doing a real estate deal.

Collaborate and create win-win deals.

You can create win-win deals by knowing your BATNA:

In negotiation theory, the best alternative to a negotiated agreement or BATNA is the most advantageous alternative course of action a party can take if negotiations fail and an agreement cannot be reached. BATNA is the key focus and the driving force behind a successful negotiator.

Michael Sadler

Selling Homes To Chinese Cash Buyers

China is by far the biggest foreign buyer of residential and commercial property, proposing $24.3 billion of spend in 2014–15 — more than triple the United States and six times the outlay from Singapore, the Foreign Investment Review Board annual reports shows.

Chinese investors prefer owning real estate to shares.

White people consulting with Chinese cash buyers.

Read this for more on culture.

Chinese investors like American investors are buying the Bronx.

I think that there are apartment buildings in the Bronx that go between $1.4 to $1.8 million.

I don’t know anything that would want something like that!

China Cash Buyers

 Chinese cash buyers are investing in the Bronx because the murder rate has dropped 91% since 1990.

They must be investing in more than prisons!

I wonder if it’s the same broker that’s connecting Chinese investors to the Bronx as it is to Australia!

I think that Chinese cash buyers are investing in apartment buildings that cash flow.

Jon Ellis says Chinese buyers are helping first home buyers because they’re increasing supply, and also stimulating construction activity which is keeping the economy afloat.

Chinese people prefer the internet for direct contact instead of using local agents and middleman.

Long-term Investments

Canadian cities look like a safe place to invest to these long-term investors. They are not usually seeking short-term or speculative profits. Most of these buyers are building a legacy to benefit their families for generations.

Key Take Aways To Structure A Deal

Data compiled by the National Association of Realtors shows that Chinese purchasers in recent years have bought an even mix of detached single-family and multifamily houses, with a median price of $425,000. About 69 percent of purchases have been all-cash, while 31 percent have been mortgage-financed.

This article says that Chinese cash buyers are buying Canada and not just Vancouver.

It says that there are positive benefits and negatives to the influx of cash in Canadian communities. 

The prices of properties increase and that prices out Canadian families. Especially millennials that are looking to save and purchase their first properties. I imagine.

Victor Li estimates that just 3% of potential Chinese investors in overseas property have so far been found — meaning a virtually untapped goldmine lies over the border in mainland China.

Rich Hong Kong investors have been ploughing money into British bricks and mortar for decades, snapping up off-plan apartments at weekly property fairs that can then be rented, flipped, held as investments or used as second homes.

“Our thesis — and this is supported by quite a lot of evidence — is that in many ways the international Chinese investment journey is probably just starting,” says Charles Pittar, chief executive of Juwai.com, a website that aims to pair mainland buyers with property developers in places such as Australia, the US and the UK.

Contrary to Opinion

“They certainly don’t bring any suitcases of cash because they’d be stopped at the Australia customs,” Mr Ellis says.

There has also been a Chinese government crackdown on illegal offshore money transfers.

However

It stands to reason that when one runs out of prospective domestic buyers, the next logical step is to approach those who have been engaging in unprecedented money laundering on a global scale in the form of “real estate purchases” which are nothing more than parking funds offshore (and far away from China’s banks) while leaving the newly purchased house unoccupied.

There is a $50,000 limit on what Chinese are allowed to convert each year due to capital controls.

“We are reluctant to take on new clients unless they have 100 percent of the cash for a property,” Scott Kirchner said. “But then there’s the issue of how do they get the money out of China.”

In a bid to staunch the flow of yuan out of the country, the Chinese government has tightened regulations around buying foreign currencies and increased penalties for infringements.

Good luck accessing a list of Chinese cash buyers!

Michael Sadler

Why Escrow?

Why Escrow?

Real estate deals are risky transactions. You can submit contracts when you get matched.

What do you think of the idea of getting your buyer to hold your money and documents in escrow before connecting them with the seller?

Better yet just sharing an office with a lawyer.

What is an Escrow Deposit?

Also known as an Earnest Money Deposit, the escrow deposit is money that a homebuyer puts down as a sign of good faith when purchasing a home. It is refundable until the end of the inspection period unless otherwise negotiated, but after that, if the transaction is cancelled, it is usually forfeited to the seller for their trouble.

Closing

The final, and most legally complex steps, are the escrow period and its culmination, the closing.

According to this Time article:

An escrow account is essentially a holding tank. During a real estate transaction, the escrow officer — usually a lawyer or title company representative — holds all the important documents and deposits while the buyer and seller work out the details.

What is escrow?

“A written agreement or something of value put in the care of a third party and not delivered until certain conditions are fulfilled.”

I think that it’s a good practice to do that but totally unrealistic because it seems to force industry standards.

No one in real estate really tests. They just close.

Closing a real estate sale is closely related and connected to closing the escrow: it’s when the deal is completed and both parties get what they bargained for — money for the seller and a home for the buyer.

SFR Detached

If I have a buyer and seller’s name. Do I just send a contract and hope the best?

How many years does it take to close a deal after submitting a purchase and sale contract with master fee agreement?

A truly motivated seller is less inclined to engage in lengthy negotiations — they just want to get the deal done.

I think that you can fire the seller if they take too long to close and you can fire the buyer if they don’t put your earnest money deposit in escrow according to one real estate coach that I had lunch with.

That phone conversation will tell you whether they are wasting your time.

That should be a clause in your contract.

I think it takes 3 years if the buyer has a proof of funds for $250M because of all of the people in their company and due diligence.

You can take lengthy walks on the beach if you live in California or Florida while you wait.

I think you have all of the power if you have the buyer and seller’s name at the start of the negotiation.

That’s what I have.

That’s the position you are placed when you use AccessTheFlock.io.

It’s totally boring.

I just need a fax machine.

“Search for a lawyer to close on Google And $350,000 is mine!”

Do you have a library of contracts?

I think that it’s a bit of gamesmanship deciding on what contracts to use.

You are probably negotiating with people that are in different states or countries. Probably just states for the most part.

It might matter where the property is located to determine what laws to follow in your contract.

I’m not sure if you can specify that the contract be governed in certain jurisdictions even though the property is spread out all over the United States.

Your closing will take place in the office of the escrowee.

You might need to travel.

How much do you want to pay for a lawyer?

Attorneys can charge $750 for transferring title in Canada and between $1,000 and $2,000 in the States.

If you have a closing lawyer that handles your escrow can’t they be the same person that advises you on the contracts to use?

I think you need to partner with a real estate lawyer or title company.

They might tell you not to keep your legal costs so high.. or to set up too many corporations.

When you escrow you can close.

Michael Sadler

Cash Buyer Landing Page That Matches You With Sellers

Cash Buyers Landing Page That Matches You With Sellers

 

Cash Buyers Landing Page

If your leads dry up your business dies.

Real estate blogging is just one of those nasty things that you have to do to get started in real estate.

It takes words to attract cash buyers and motivated sellers to your landing pages. Or you could just pay for traffic!

If you want, you could use my landing pages. They are probably the best on the market because of their ultra high conversion rates and matching algorithm. They match!

You will have a fully automated real estate business that produces cash flow when you close deals!

You can’t get visitors to fill in your landing pages if you don’t have any Moz Domain Authority. Ranking in Google is the best way to get leads. 

Social media sites are filled with acceptable levels of fraud.

If you want someone to pay you asking them to pay you is the only test. That and you can use the Moz Open Site Explorer Spam Score to see what is really going on on your site — and into my system.

I don’t want spam.

When you use my landing pages, your account is authenticated using your email.

But enough about my landing pages and more about your blogging. 

You need to blog to capture leads. Landing pages capture leads. Use mine. You’ll get paid by a realtor or investor, cash buyer, or motivated seller when you close a deal.

Making money is what it’s all about in real estate because it validates that your network is real.

I’d rather listen to the guy that made $5M in 5 years then the guy that hasn’t.

I’ve been at it for 4 years writing algorithms with industry feedback and I know that your website does not get started without a hundred blog posts.

At $1 or 10 cents a word it costs a fortune to have a blog that has mild Domain Authority.

Maybe you are better at making your content go viral every time you post and earn links. But for me, I only earned a few links from visitors from a year of blogging.

Maybe if I was a better writer I’d earn more links?

The question is: “Are you a good enough blogger to write for yourself or do you need to spend some of that startup fund on a brand specialist?”

It’s takes time to develop your voice when writing. Use your own voice for writing about real estate. 

Write like you speak.

If you write like you speak you should have no problem hitting 700 words per writing session. Before you get tired.

Blogging is the cheapest way to get started in real estate because it’s super inexpensive. It does cost a subscription to istockphoto for photos.

Don’t focus on how many blogs you publish a week. Focus on how many blog posts you have in total. That will increase your likelihood to get links form readers and will increase your Moz Domain Authority.

Better yet. Don’t focus on the number of blog posts that you have. 

Find buyers and sellers.

If you write to a marketplace of cash buyers and motivated sellers with a landing page you will get deals to close.

I have billions of dollars worth of cash buyers on my site that you can access.

ReSaas says that real estate blogging is hyper competitive because there are so many big blogs. 

The growth of a blog attached to a network is exponential and converts. It’s an uphill climb to have a website that competes with Zillow and the like.

You have got to have celebrity access. I mean, where do you get those blogs about mansions that just come on the market.

You don’t really need celebrity access. Even though access is what real estate is all about. 

Have you tried driving up to a gated community where the cash buyers live? 

Try getting access to that!

With your computer you can. Even with a saturated market!

What are you trying to rank for? Probably cash buyers and motivated sellers!

Everyone writes differently. Probably because everyone has different business models.

You could write about finance. Or you could write about the real estate industry.

Pick an industry to write about.

I’d tell you that writing to earn links on your own blog is all you have to do to grow a real estate blog for a real estate business. But you’d run out of energy trying to earn links while you write.

The links do come from blogging. On your own site.

Guest posting works too for links.

Answer the first ten pages of Google for a question buyers and sellers are trying to get answered. The number one question buyers want answered is: “Do you have any motivated sellers for me?” And the number one question sellers want answered is: “Do you have any cash buyers for me?”

I think this blog post is crap.

You need a website for deal flow. Leads.

If you spend the first decade of your business blogging building up your proprietary lead source. You can have a career in real estate that doesn’t run out — as long as you don’t run out of cash flow.

If you get tired of blogging without closing deals. You could sell the leads.

You also need to spend time on your branded business card because your contact information is your net worth in real estate. Your network is your net worth. 

You get to keep your buyers and seller with buyer and seller codes.

All you need to do is get contact information at events. 

This is better.

You have to be online.

Should you use Hootsuite to post your content on social media?

You should write your social media posts yourself to get started and build your network — if you aren’t hiring anyone to do it.

Ideally — you want your data and content to be automatically fed onto social media using Hootsuite so that your brand grows virally!

I think the goal of your blog is to get more cash buyers and motivated sellers so don’t worry about whether your blog is read.

Focus on whether your blog converts readers of your blog content in users filling out forms.

If you do that you’ll be a millionaire.

I think this advice is realtor and MLS listing specific. But if you want exclusive and proprietary cash buyers and motivated sellers then you need to share your buyers and sellers via your email list to attract even more buyers and sellers to your blog and landing pages!

Buyers attract sellers and sellers attract buyers. Blogging is for conversions.

Say what you mean. Blogging is for communicating.

Location targeting for real estate in Google Webmasters is important because you will get leads where you target except for locations with firewalls.

If you are too tired from trying to close deals in escrow then you could just put up a landing page and use social media. You could put your leads onto an RSS feed into Hootsuite so that you have an automatic feedback loop. Users on social media will see your buyers and sellers and fill out forms on your website!

What is a niche and why do you need one?

A niche is a group.

Audience. Target market. Followers. Your List.

They could hate you but want what you have.

Google topics that these people search for and write blog posts about the first few pages of answers.

Googling will give you lots to talk about.

You will know that you aren’t talking to yourself by getting conversions.

My landing pages convert!

Use Google Webmaster tools to find keywords that customers use to find you.

My keywords will probably be different from yours.

You might specialize in a market like California or Florida.

Good luck ranking for California or Florida house.

That’s Zillow territory.

But you could write and learn what words to rank for over time.

Write like you speak and you may never get tired.

That’s just a guess. I’ve been at it for four years.

I can’t stop talking about real estate and you are reading this!

Just click something…

Make blogging a habit.

You can get thousands of buyers and sellers real estate blogging.

Keep your cash buyers and motivated sellers in a secure database.

Hire graphic designers and brand specialists to be different.

When you use my landing pages your cash buyers and motivated sellers go into your buyers and sellers database where you can Toggle Match and access buyers and sellers.

You need to write a separate form to capture the email associated with the buyer or seller code on your landing page.

Hire a web developer using my API.

You’ll get matched! The conversion rate are as high as 60% to 80%.

 

 

 

Michael Sadler

Toggle Match

The most important thing is that when you save a buyer or seller you Toggle Match to matching so that when you Close the Deal you have a feed of buyers or sellers. It’s instant!

Toggle Match is the new test.

I already have feedback that one customer Toggles his seller off the market to not matching after receiving a his seller was just viewed alert!

I lose so much money when you Toggle your buyers and sellers to not matching.

This keeps your database clean!

You have to update the quality of your buyers and sellers as time goes on.

If you use the system you become an investor. This is good if you are just starting out!

Data in the system is proprietary and can be said to be mostly off market. You can’t find deals like this anywhere else.

It’s quicker load times when you grade a user!

The price is still $20 a month for matches. The matches are buyers or sellers.

Everyone wants more buyers and sellers!

Don’t forget to Toggle Match to matching and you will close a deal!

Michael Sadler

Fistfuls of Cash

Fistfuls of Cash

Michael Sadler