Ding Dong the Duplex Deal is Dead

I’m some­what sad­dened to report my offer for the duplex has been can­celled.  Thanks to the zon­ing issue, my dreams of own­ing a mul­ti-fam­i­­ly rental prop­er­ty have been delayed by quite a bit. The sell­er exhaust­ed all of her avail­able avenues and wasn’t will­ing to fight the board to get the prop­er­ty zoned to mul­ti-fam­i­­ly. Nor was … Read more

Z is for Zoning

As I’ve men­tioned once or twice before, I’m in the process of buy­ing my first mul­ti-fam­i­­ly prop­er­ty to start my real estate invest­ment port­fo­lio. I had hoped to have a post say­ing I bought a house! but alas, it is not meant to be yet. As part of the offer I made to the sell­er, I spec­i­fied the duplex had to … Read more