Proof That Stocks Are Not The Best Investment

In a post last year, we listed several of the benefits of investing in real estate versus stocks. This year, we wanted to show you proof positive that stocks are not the best investment. We’ve listed several instances when stock prices fell on announcements, press releases or news articles that...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

These Turnkey Rental Markets Are Going Strong

MartelTurnkey offers turnkey rentals in markets around the country and we’re constantly monitoring their status. Lately, we’ve seen a big upswing in the turnkey rental market viability of many of the markets where we offer properties. In particular, Detroit, Memphis and Cleveland are looking rosier than ever. Check out the...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, June 15th, 2021

Exactly What Happens When You Buy a MartelTurnkey Property

One of the most common questions that people ask is exactly what happens when you buy a MartelTurnkey property. Because we are committed to full transparency, we thought it would be a nice idea to take you through the entire process of buying a MartelTurnkey property, step by step. From...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

Questions To Ask Yourself Before Investing In Real Estate

As today's real estate market continues to gain in strength, profitable investment opportunities in turnkey rentals abound at MartelTurnkey.  Because of this, you may have decided to finally take the plunge and become a serious real estate investor.  But since you want your hard-earned money to give you returns and...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

Benefits of Investing in Duplexes

When it comes to investing in turnkey rentals, you can’t go wrong with single-family homes. More than any other kind of rental; such as condos or apartments, single-family homes can bring in a high return-on-investment (ROI), and are very popular with tenants who have families and want a place to...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

Rules From Some of the World’s Greatest Investors

When you decided to become a real estate investor, your first thought was, of course, to make as much money as possible. The most successful investors accomplish this goal by having a strategy and a set of rules and sticking with them. While you may already have some ideas as...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, May 18th, 2021

Reasons to Invest in Detroit

What do you think of when you think of Detroit? Henry Ford? The “motor city”? Detroit is well-known for a lot of things, but recently, we’ve noticed that Detroit has transformed into a serious opportunity zone for turnkey real estate. We’ve broken down many of the reasons why you should...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, May 11th, 2021

How to Form an LLC

The pandemic has given many people a fresh perspective on how to shore up financials to keep themselves and loved ones safe and secure. While there have always been advantages to starting your own business, never has it been more clear than now, since the government has implemented the Paycheck...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

Why Invest in St. Louis, MO

We have recognized St. Louis as an attractive investment area for investors for a couple of years. But now, things are looking even brighter, especially since the pandemic situation is starting to turn a corner. We curated several fun facts about St. Louis that will hopefully demonstrate to you why...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

What is a Turnkey Rental?

If you’re new to real estate investing, the phrase turnkey rental may sound a little ambiguous. Turnkey might mean different things to different people. Everyone has their own understanding of how much work should be involved with a turnkey property. In real estate, a turnkey rental property is generally understood...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

Fannie Mae Announces Stricter Lending Limitations

Fannie Mae is making it harder for some investors to get approved for investment property and vacation home loans. While MartelTurnkey investors who work with our lenders don’t need to worry, it’s worth understanding what’s happening in the world of Fannie Mae-backed loans.  In a recent letter that lenders received...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Federal Eviction Moratorium Extended

In March, the CDC announced that the federal moratorium on evictions would be extended until June 30. While this news is a relief for many renters, property owners aren’t happy about it. There have been three deadline extensions now; one in December, one in January and now this one. For...

Continue Reading by Antoine Martel Tuesday, April 6th, 2021