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Complete Guide to Real Estate Finance for Investment Properties How to Analyze Any Single-Family, Multifamily, or Commercial Property

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ISBN-10: 0471647128

ISBN-13: 9780471647126

Edition: 2004

Authors: Steve Berges

List price: $35.00
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Written with the novice investor in mind, this book covers such topics as the three traditional valuation methodologies used to determine value, understanding finance concepts such as ROR & ROI, and cash flow analysis as it applies to income producing properties.
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Book details

List price: $35.00
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/6/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 6.30" wide x 9.25" long x 0.71" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Steve Berges (Lake Orion, MI) is Principal of Symphony Homes and the author of The Complete Guide to Flipping Properties, The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings, and 101 Cost-Effective Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home.

Real Estate Finance
Introduction to Real Estate Finance
Finance as a Discipline
The Relevance of Finance as It Applies to Value
Primary Investment Elements and Their Effect on Financing Strategies
Time Horizon
Volume of Investment Activity
Type of Property
Secondary Investment Elements and Their Effect on Financing Strategies
Cost of Funds
Amortization Period
Amount of Funds Borrowed
Additional Investment Elements and Their Effect on Financing Strategies
Loan Duration
Loan Fees
Prepayment Penalties
Structuring Financial Instruments
Blended Financing and the Weighted Average Cost of Capital
Real Estate Investment Performance Measurements and Ratios
Net Income Return on Investment
Cash Return on Investment
Total Return on Investment
Net Operating Income
Capitalization Ratio
Debt Service Coverage Ratio
Operating Efficiency Ratio
Gross Rent Multiplier
Operating Ratio
Break-Even Ratio
Advanced Real Estate Investment Analysis
Future Value Analysis
Present Value Analysis
Net Present Value Analysis
Internal Rate of Return
The Valuation of Real Property
Appraisal Defined
The Nature of Price and Value
Three Primary Appraisal Methods
Replacement Cost Method
Sales Comparison Method
Income Capitalization Method
Financial Statements and Schedules
Income Statement
Balance Statement
Statement of Cash Flows
Case Study Review: Practical Application of Valuation Analysis
Case Study 1: Single-Family Rental House
Comparable Sales Analysis
Cash Flow Analysis
Case Study 2: Single-Family to Multifamily Conversion
Exploring Alternative Possibilities
The Relationship between Risk and Reward
Case Study 3: Multifamily Apartment Complex
Case Study 4: Single-Family Conversion to Commercial Office Building
Epilogue and Appendixes
Epilogue: Destined for Greatness
Prior Works
Destined for Greatness