Using a Realtor vs a “We Buy Houses” Company

You’ve probably seen those signs… they call them “bandit” signs… tacked to telephone poles or stuck along the median: We buy houses! Any condition! Cash fast! You may have wondered: why would anyone trust a person who scrawls a sign on cardboard and sticks it to a phone pole, to handle a transaction as important

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How NOT to Buy an Out of State Rental Property

I have been following with great interest the turbulent story (told in online posts) of a guy who made an out-of-state investment, about a year ago, in his first rental property. His case is interesting to me partly because it involves a house here in Indianapolis, and partly because it reads like a textbook case

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Press Release: Indianapolis Firm Plans to Purchase 150 Houses in 2018

After purchasing 91 homes in 2017, Indianapolis home-buying firm Parrot Home Buyers, a division of Parrot Property Management LLC, plans to scale its operation to 150 homes in 2018. Parrot Home Buyers specializes in investment properties, purchased in the $20,000 to $60,000 range and often needing rehabilitation. Urban neighborhoods such as Martindale-Brightwood, Riverside and Mapleton

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