Your Quest to Find Your First Investment Property Begins and Ends Here

Research, choose a type, find a location, set a budget, make a plan, and connect with a real estate agent; all in one place – Mashvisor.

We turn months of research into 15 minutes to help you find your first investment property.

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With Mashvisor, you can do all the necessary research to find your first investment property. From learning about the different aspects that make a good investment property, to finding all the required analytics to base your decisions on, Mashvisor provides you with all the resources you need:

  • Our blog section ranks 900+ blogs, guides, and informative articles that can all help educate you on everything related to real estate investing.
  • Our city guides are packed with real estate analytics and statistics that can help you understand the market better than ever before.
  • Our Account Executives are always prepared to take your calls and answer all your questions related to the platform and how to use it.
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Determine the Types of Investment that Suits You Best

With Mashvisor, you can find your first investment property based on your preferred type of investment strategy. Are you lost between traditional and short-term rental strategies? Mashvisor will give you the stats of each strategy allowing you to base your decision on:

  • Traditional vs Airbnb Cap Rate
  • Traditional vs Airbnb Cash on Cash Return
  • Traditional Rental Income
  • Airbnb Nightly Rate
  • Airbnb Occupancy Rate
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Determine the Best Location

Using Mashvisor, you can determine the best location to search for and find your first investment property with ease and confidence. You don’t have to rely on your guts feeling, all you need to do is type in the name of a city, and we will provide you with all the data comps and analytics that you need:

  • City stats including average sale prices, rental returns, cap rates, cash on cash returns, and the best performing neighborhoods.
  • Neighborhood analytics including the average prices, cash flows, cap rates, cash on cash returns, occupancy rates, and the best-performing properties.
  • A heat map function that allows you to find results quickly and with ease based on visual cues and meters for your metrics of choice.

Setting a Budget

Can’t find your first investment property based on your budget? Use Mashvisor’s search tools to filter out any properties that are above or below your target budget to find properties that you can afford and that meet your search criteria:

  • Set a budget range (min-max) to find properties within that range.
  • Use the mortgage calculator to calculate the different expenses and plan your finances accordingly.
  • Customize the expenses and modify their values based on your investment strategy.
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Make Your Plan

While we might not be able to make your plan for you, you can find great value in our blog section to make the optimal plan before starting your quest to find your first investment property. Our blogs and guides can help you find answers to your questions:

  • What is the most suitable investment strategy for you?
  • How do you plan on marketing your property?
  • How will you manage your property?
  • How will you finance your property?
  • What is the best type of property for your investment?

Connect with an Agent

Are you struggling to find a professional and reliable real estate agent to help you find your first investment property and close the deal? With Mashvisor, we can help connect you with an agent that will stick with you throughout your investment, help you make the best decisions, and ensure that you get the most value out of your investment:

  • Our agents are professionals, reliable, and have years of experience in the business.
  • We will find an agent that serves your area and has great knowledge about the market performance in that area.

Who is using Mashvisor?

Create an agent profile on Mashvisor. Choose which zip codes you’re targeting, and have your profile appear as users explore the different properties on the platform.

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