Greensburg/Westmoreland County area
Anyone have any thoughts on investing in the Greensburg area, or Westmoreland County as a whole?
Seeking reviews of particular property managers
I need to replace a property manager who's leaving the business. I've been looking at three companies. I've been talking to the references they've supplied. But I'd like some independent input, and was hoping that... View more
How's everyone, I'm just starting REI and a spot saw within my range was McKeesport in Pittsburgh. I want to know if anyone can give me some info about the area. I've done some research and spoke to some people and... View more
Thoughts on Homewood?
I live in Highland Park now and have a 3 unit there. I can't help but think that Homewood is going to be the next place to pop, but man are there some rough areas! I'm looking at a SFR package on Bennett and one on... View more
Property Management - Greensburg
Hi! Has anyone had success in finding a great property management company for the Greensburg, PA area? Looking to make my first rental property purchase soon and would prefer to have my property and future properties... View more
How To Re-fi A FSBO In The Pittsburgh Area
Hello BP! I'm currently working on a deal in the pittsburgh area. I talked the homeowner into holding a note on a property during the rehab. I then will re-fi and pay him off and the private money lenders that I found.... View more
Anyone have experience in New Castle Pa...
I have generally not had issues finding inventory in the other surrounding counties of Pittsburgh (i.e. mostly Westmoreland, Indiana) that being said Inventory has been somewhat limited recently in those areas.
I have... View more
New investor - Pittsburgh - Fix & Flip
My name is Shimon, and I am new to real estate investing. I Did my research and decided
to invest in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
I plan to start by purchasing SFHs, in A-B class areas with a budget of
120K... View more
Best place for a HELOC in Pgh
Is there a difference in bank HELOCS on primary residence? Rates, Annual fees, LTV % you can borrow or any other costs? First time using one so looking for some experienced users and the banks chosen and why. Thanks.
Pittsburgh REI Meet-ups
I'm a new investor in Pittsburgh, PA and I'm looking for some of the best meet ups to go to so I can begin networking and growing. Any suggestions would be extremely helpful!
Pittsburgh(ers) Investing in Pittsburgh
Happy New Year,I'm reaching out to connect with professionals in the Pittsburgh area. A lifelong friend and I are motivated to (virtually) meet and connect with those in REI working in the Pittsburgh area.I'm active... View more
Treasurer's Sale - what is the process?
In a prior post I had mentioned acquiring an abandoned property. I've talked to the city's real estate office and they recommended requesting a Treasurer's Sale, which I have done. The property will be up for sale at... View more
Any Pittsburgh Meetups?
Looking to participate in any in person or online meetups with local Pittsburgh investors. Thanks!
Looking for property Managers in New Castle, PA
I am buying few properties in New Castle, PA for rentals. I need good property Management company who can manager them. Please refer. Also share your experience on the out of state rentals as well ? Appreciate your... View more
Looking for small to mid-sized contractors in Pittsburgh
If you know of a reputable contractor (general, plumbing, electrical, etc) in Pittsburgh, please reply! Have contract on an 1800 sq ft SFR that is gutted and needs renovation.
Construction professional looking to network with some landlords
Hey guys, I'm presently a facilities engineer by trade, looking to get back into the private real estate game. I used to be a landlord and flipper in New Zealand until a couple of years ago when I liquidated my... View more
Windows, Where do you buy them?
I usually do my own rentals and traditionally have bought American Craftsman Series 70 (Home Depot) or Lowe's ThermaStar by Pella. Typically windows run me $200-$300 for these entry level double-hung, low-e, with half... View more
Pittsburgh South Side flats- 2 units in SFH? Any Issues
My Brother and I are looking to purchase a property that currently operates with 2 units- The building is considered a SFH though and the current owner pays utilities. Is there any issue with this set up that we should... View more
Looking For A Pittsburgh Contractor
I live in Pittsburgh and I am looking for a reliable contractor, one that will return calls and shows up on agreed times and days. Any help I'd greatly appreciate. In advance, Thank you!
Knowledge Sharing in Leasing- Pittsburgh, PA
I am a new Pittsburgh agent, looking to get into leasing (rent to own, apartments..etc) If you are Interested in connecting and sharing your knowledge to teach in and outs on how to become a leasing agent, Let's... View more
Does anyone live near Pittsburgh?
Does anyone here live near Pittsburgh that would be interested in talking?
Tenant keeping unauthorized pet
I have a tenant in one of the units of a duplex in which I live. I am in the process of selling the duplex (Pittsburgh, PA). I had a realtor coming in to take pictures of the house and saw that my tenant had a snake in... View more
Top 3 Investment Areas In Pittsburgh Over The Next 4-7 Years
"Oh, THAT neighborhood? It's definitely going to be the next Lawrenceville."
I hear this said ALL. THE. TIME. And yet somehow it always seems to be a different neighborhood. Sure there's some overlap in answers. But... View more
Comp Adjustments for Pittsburgh Area
I'm sure this question has been asked 1000 times on this site at this point, but I'm wondering if anyone has some market specific insight for the Pittsburgh Area.
I'm trying to run some comps on a single family home... View more
Financing a commercial rehab loan
I have a client who is looking to purchase a triplex in cash. While this property needs a significant amount of cosmetic rehab as the plaster has all been removed, renovating 3 units would be a pretty costly.... View more