Eight courses that will teach you how to fix and flip real estate properties for $30

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At the start of the pandemic, no one knew what would happen to the housing market. Today, we may be in the midst of an unprecedented boom as more people leave large cities behind to become first-time homeowners. As many companies are shifting towards permanent remote work, more affordable cities are attracting home buyers who would have otherwise remained in large urban areas.

This may lead to the biggest increase in homeownership that we’ve seen in over a decade. So if you’re feeling entrepreneurial, you’ll want to capitalize on this fast-growing market. To do that, you’ll have to learn the ins and outs of real estate investment, and this eight-course training bundle will teach you everything you need to know for just $29.99.

The Complete Real Estate Investing Bundle contains 14 hours of material that will teach you how to make a profit through fixing and flipping properties. Five courses are led by Ben Clardy, an Atlanta-based real estate expert who

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Real estate sector seeks input tax credit on development of leased commercial properties

In its Budget recommendation for the 2021-22 fiscal year, industry body CII has demanded that Section 16 read with Section 17(5) of the CGST Act should be amended to enable the real estate players to avail ITC (input tax credit) on procurement of goods and services during the construction phase where the said immovable property is intended for commercial leasing or renting.

The denial of ITC, leads to blockage of funds for a real estate player, it said.

“In case of commercial leasing of properties and outlets at malls, the renting of such premises attracts 18{ac967ad544075fb2f6bcea1234f8d91da186cac15e616dc329e302b7c7326b8c} which is available as credit to the client. Disallowance of credit during the construction phase leads to the increased cost of construction, working capital loss, increased financing costs impacting the entire supply chain,” CII said.

Tata Realty & Infrastructure Ltd MD & CEO Sanjay Dutt mentioned that as per current GST provisions, input GST credit during the construction phase (for commercial properties) is not available for set-off against output GST liability from earning of rental income.

“In other words, the GST charged on input services (like procurement of cement, steel, works contract services, etc) is required to be capitalised to the cost of construction.

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Why Real Estate Properties are Good Investments

Quezon City, Metro Manila—January 2020— Every story of a persevering Filipino, especially an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) is inspiring. As modern-day heroes, they chose to go abroad, far from home, seize opportunities, reach their dreams and aspirations, and provide for their families through their hard-earned money.



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However, due to the pandemic, their savings might be spent on more immediate needs, especially since the current situation put the country’s economy into recession. That is why financial experts say that OFWs should consider putting their extra income into long-term investments, like real estate properties.

Take it from Bossing Vic Sotto, who has seen the importance and advantages of having property investments that he considers safe and a good source of passive income, especially for OFWs considering retirement.

“Investing in property is one investment that OFWs won’t regret, as long as they carefully plan ahead to make it successful. When you have done it right, you will reap the fruits of your labor,” Bossing said.

If you are an OFW, Bossing wants to show you why investing in properties can be the long-term investment plan for you.

Properties have a predictable cash flow. One of the benefits of

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Side-By-Side Properties Featuring Paul McClean Designs Hit The Market In Beverly Hills

In Beverly Hills, a pair of neighboring estates, each featuring a modern masterpiece by architect Paul McClean, have come on the market for a combined $35.4 million.

Known for his ultramodern concepts that emphasize the surrounding environment, McClean has become something of a household name in Southern California’s speculative development scene.

After founding McClean Design in 2000, the Irish architect has had a hand in some of Los Angeles’ most spectacular building projects, many of which have fetched eight- and nine-figure sums on the open market. One of his latest projects, a colossal 100,000-square-foot giga-mansion called “The One,” is said to carry a price-tag of $340 million.

The pair of McClean designs now for sale are currently in the last stages of being completed, allowing for a potential buyer to customize the property to their liking, according to luxury real estate specialist Jonathan Nash of Hilton & Hyland, a founding member of Forbes Global Properties.

“Developers don’t always predict the taste of a

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