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3 Benefits of Leverage in Real Estate
The simple definition of leverage is “using debt to increase your returns.” Borrowing money to finance projects enables investors to acquire more assets than they could otherwise afford, and to earn outsized returns proportional to equity invested.
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The Birgo Capital 2021 Fantasy Real Estate Draft
All right folks, it’s that time of the year again. The time of year when your spouse reminds you that there actually are productive uses for $100. I’s time for fantasy football! Birgo Capital is going to kick off the season with our own version of the real estate fantasy league draft.
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Where to Find the Best Banana Split in the 'Burgh
If you’re reading this on August 25 (aka National Banana Split day), then you’re in for a treat. In this blog, we’re dishing out the top-rated places in Western Pennsylvania that have the best banana split.
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Birgo Celebrates Entry Into Buffalo Market
Birgo, a Fast-Growing Multifamily Investment Company, Celebrates Entry Into Buffalo Market
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Investing in Real Estate as a Non-Accredited Investor: REITs, Direct Investing, and Crowdfunding
Young professionals in their 20s or those just beginning to create an investment portfolio are likely unaccredited investors. REITs, direct investing, and crowdfunding are all ways that unaccredited investors can add real estate to their investment portfolio.
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2021 Bellevue Business List
Whether you’re looking to move to the Bellevue area or a current resident looking to try something new, we’ve got you covered. Bellevue is bursting with character offering residents a combination of trendy and historic spots! This blog highlights some of our favorite local spots in the Bellevue area with everything from coffee and food, to shops and activities!
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SEC Regulations: What Do Reg A and Reg D Mean?
The SEC regulates securities to protect experienced and inexperienced investors and maintain market integrity.
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4 Ways Weather Impacts Real Estate 
Real estate is a complex business, especially for residential investors. Virtually everything that could affect the way people live and work is an important consideration — even something as mundane as the weather. For investors in some climates, weather may never be more than a passing consideration. But, tenant satisfaction goes hand-in-hand with strong returns, and even in mild climates, thoughtful touches can be well worth the capital.
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5 Top-Rated Pittsburgh Property Management Companies
In a city like Pittsburgh, where a little over half of its occupants are renters, property management companies play a vital role. It’s important to know who you’re renting from, so below we have put together some information on some of Pittsburgh's most prominent property management companies!
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Gold Medal Real Estate Investing Tips
The 2020 Olympics are in full swing! The athletes train for years to become the best in their sport, and we'd like to think real estate investors are comparable. Get your head in the game to start investing in real estate.
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What is an accredited investor?
What is an accredited investor? How do you become one? What are investment options for accredited and unaccredited investors? The definition of an accredited investor is determined by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in Rule 501 of Regulation D.
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How to Meet New People After Moving to Pittsburgh
We get it: moving to a new city is daunting. To ease some of your worries about moving to Pittsburgh, we’ve compiled a list of six resources for you to get started making new friends.
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