The Top 10 Industries in Raleigh, Part 2 from our Raleigh Property Management Company

By anyone’s estimate, Raleigh is thriving. Our real estate and housing markets are experiencing a huge boon; our universities are growing and expanding; and increasing job opportunities are drawing young professionals from all over the country. We were curious to know what those jobs are, exactly—so we studied at the Bureau of Labor Statistic’s 2018 […]

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The Top 10 Industries in Raleigh from Barker Property Management

Raleigh’s thriving real estate boom and abundant career opportunities are drawing young professionals here from all over the country. But what are those jobs, exactly? To find out exactly what Raleigh employees are up to, we took a look at the Bureau of Labor Statistic’s 2018 report, which analyzed 629,570 Raleigh occupations. Below are some […]

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How to Mitigate Risk in Your Raleigh Investment Property – Part 1

Investing in property can be personally rewarding as well as profitable. Ideally, prospective landlords can purchase a condo, duplex, or single family home; charge a monthly rent which covers the mortgage payment; and collect a little extra to make a profit. Eventually, if all goes well, you will be able to sell the property for […]

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Even More Reasons to Invest in Raleigh Property – Barker Realty

In our previous post, we discussed the four biggest reasons people move to Raleigh: its abundant job opportunities; access to world-class healthcare; its nationally-ranked higher education options; and its unique central location. But there’s another big reason why people come to Raleigh—it’s fun! Raleigh’s thriving arts, sports, and foodie culture make it chock full of […]

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Top 4 Reasons to Buy Property in Raleigh NC – Raleigh Rental Property Management

Raleigh, NC has experienced exponential growth in recent years, and it’s easy to see why. With plenty of job prospects, higher education options, and real estate investment opportunities, Raleigh is a hot spot for young professionals. Here’s why people are flocking to Raleigh–and why investing in rental property here is a great idea. Abundant Career […]

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Qualities to Look for in a Raleigh NC Property Management Company

When you are searching for a Raleigh NC property management company to take care of your investment property, here are a few essential qualities to look for. Responsiveness If a major issue arises in your investment property, such as a water main break or serious storm damage, you will want a company that is available 24/7 and able to […]

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How to Invest in Raleigh Real Estate

Owning property is a great investment, as it requires little daily effort once you’ve made the initial commitments. If you’re ready to break into the Raleigh real estate market, here are some real estate investment tips that will help you launch your investing career. Remember that real estate property appreciates Unlike some purchases, like cars, […]

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Raleigh Ranks #2 on Forbes’ 2018 Best Places For Businesses & Careers

It’s time to invest in Raleigh real estate Raleigh is a booming city that offers numerous amenities and business opportunities to its residents. In fact, Forbes recently named it one of the best places in the country to start a career. Here’s why now’s the best time to start planning your move to Raleigh, or even […]

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Quick Cash Flow Tips For Small Rental Property Owners

It is important for rental property owners to know and understand how to manage cash flow. Cash flow is an important item in your budget that allows you to project income over the year. As an investment property owner you may find out your profit is 8% after expenses when it should be, say 10%. […]

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Technology is Transforming the Real Estate Game – Find Out How!

How is Technology Changing and Improving Real Estate? When it came to investing, real estate was traditionally something of a game for people who had access to money and capital, making it difficult for people with a moderate income to be able to purchase property unless you spoke to the right people. You had to […]

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but also to the interests of others..."

Phil. 2:4