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RERL-1524-Cost Segregation – Property owners tax savings

Everyone knows that for every real estate asset the IRS gives a deduction called depreciation. Depreciation is one of the most beneficial and overlooked aspects of real estate investing. Today Joe gets on the phone with Yonah Weiss who explains how cost segregation can help investors take advantage of depreciation without the years of waiting.…

RERL-1523-Legal Real Estate update, with attorney Dean Rossi

The people living in the Bay Area make this place a pretty special and unique place and we know our real estate market is no different. Every now and then it helps to bring in someone with the legal expertise to help us understand what we are really getting into when we make a transaction.…

RERL-1522-Jason Hartman – Real Estate Investment Expert

Today’s guest might be known for being an expert in real estate investments, but he can also boast his expertise when it comes to the market and tax issues. Joe call up real estate investment expert, Jason Hartman, for a complete breakdown of real estate investing and the new tax issues that go with it.…

RERL-1521-We know the benefits of buying or selling your home. What are your options if you stay in your home?

Most of the time on RERL we talk about the many benefits that come with buying and selling a home. However, there is one topic of home ownership that almost no one seems to even think about. Today Joe looks at the options and benefits of deciding to stay in your home. Specific topics include:…

RERL-1520- Laura Peterson discusses auto and disability insurance

For most of us we know we need insurance, so we get insurance, pay for insurance and then sometimes we need to use it. The trouble when we use it is sometimes the coverage isn’t there or we don’t know what we have. Today Joe welcomes back our insurance expert, Laura Peterson of Insurance and…

RERL-1519-Disruption Update – What consumers and the real estate industry should know

As much as we like to complain how stagnant the real estate and lending industry has been, the amount of disruption coming for it is nothing short of incredible. Everyday more money is being used to fuel new companies that are committed to improving the consumers’ transaction. Today Joe provides an update on what industry…

RERL-1518-Fed Raises Rates Again! What does this mean for new buyers and home owners?

Another rate hike from the Feds! While interest rates do not directly affect 30 year mortgages, it does impact home buyers and owners starting now. Today Joe answers three big questions everyone has following today’s rate hike. Specific topics include: How could the market potentially be affected? How does the rate hike affect current home…

RERL-1516-Jack Russo discusses business insurance – Joe recalls his personal experience in a bank robbery

Not too long ago we learned how the internet is helping disrupt the insurance industry. For better or worse, insurance products are something that all growing companies have to think about. In fact investors may even require entrepreneurs to purchase a term life insurance policy that adds to your credibility. Today Joe and Jack Russo…

RERL-1515-Understanding Today’s Economy with Geraldine Barry

Throughout her career she has stayed on the cutting edge of real estate. Today Joe welcomes back Geraldine Barry of Geraldine Barry and Associates to learn about what’s going on in Silicon Valley’s economy and more. You can contact Geraldine by calling (408)396-7177 or email her at Geraldine@GeraldineBarry.com. Specific topics include: Offshoring effectively with Intellisys…