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Real Estate 101: How to Analyze Rental Property Investments

Do you want to become a rental property owner? Here’s what you need to know before you start looking at properties.

[Updated: Feb 04, 2021 ] Sep 02, 2019 by Matt Frankel, CFP

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Item Income (Expense)
Total rent $2,425
Mortgage payment (PITI) ($1,600)
Landlord-paid utilities (water) ($50)
Property management ($242.50)
Maintenance allowance ($242.50)
Vacancy allowance ($121.25)
Cash flow $168.75 per month

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