Pimlico Capital's Blog: Sharing our Knowledge

To Buy and Hold or Fix and Flip?

To Buy and Hold or Fix and Flip?

The age-old question for real estate investors is: should I buy a property to rent out (“buy and hold”) or should I purchase it, fix it up, and sell it (“fix and flip”)? Buy and holds are a long-term investment whereas fix and flips are a...

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Spring Pest Prevention

Spring Pest Prevention

Spring has sprung, and with that comes an influx of annoying critters—both inside and outside the home. How can those pests best be safely controlled? Tips for Keeping Pests at Bay Indoors The first step to protecting the interior of the home from...

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Worst-Case Scenario Planning for Landlords

Worst-Case Scenario Planning for Landlords

Some landlords, through a combination of excellent planning with a little bit of luck thrown in for good measure, are fortunate to have smooth experiences with their tenants. Most landlords, though, will find themselves with some kind of issue(s)...

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Keys to Improving Your Credit Score

Keys to Improving Your Credit Score

We are often asked by borrowers and prospective borrowers (1) how they can improve their credit score and (2) how quickly that improvement will be reflected on their credit report. The second question is not an easy one to answer, as different...

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The Pros and Cons of Inherited Tenants

The Pros and Cons of Inherited Tenants

Inherited tenants can be a blessing or a curse. And sometimes they can fall somewhere in between. Some real estate investors argue that they would never purchase a rental property if it would mean inheriting tenants, as they want to have full...

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