Whether you plan on renting or flipping, the right agent can help to alleviate some of the risk by doing research on the property. Comparative Market Analysis can help you understand the list price the neighborhood can support, or the amount of rent you might be able to charge.
Of particular risk when investing in Real Estate is the risk of a volatile market leaving you with a asset no long worth its value. This can be especially so with flip properties. Though they usually have a bigger upside.
As with all investments, you should do as much research as you can, so you can make an informed decision.
Carlos hopes to use this space as a way to keep his clients informed about the latest happenings in the world of real estate in the Fresno area and in general. Stop by often and see whats going on and to interact with Carlos and others.