Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Investing,Orlando- FL http://www.zillow.com/advice/Orlando-FL/home-buying-investing/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate Investment property in Orlando, FL region http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Investment-property-in-Orlando-FL-region/547868/ I am looking for a real estate agent with good knowledge and track record in the Orlando, Florida real estate market. I along with a friend of mine are looking to buy an investment property.<br \><br \>5 replies Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:01:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Investment-property-in-Orlando-FL-region/547868/ 2014-06-30T17:01:00Z Resort properties in Orlando http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Resort-properties-in-Orlando/547691/ We are considering buying our first investment property, and like nearby Disney area. Ideally it would be a resort-like setting, with pools, restaurants, tennis, on-site management, etc. Our budget is up to about 350k and we could pay cash. We could do condo or townhouse too. If anyone could give some recommended places with good rental history I would be appreciative! Or just general advice! We live about 2 hrs away and would also like to use ourselves a couple times a year.<br \><br \>6 replies Sun, 29 Jun 2014 03:50:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Resort-properties-in-Orlando/547691/ 2014-06-29T03:50:00Z Looking to buy investment property in Orlando area http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Looking-to-buy-investment-property-in-Orlando-area/526121/ I am looking to buy a condo in Orlando (Disney area) and plan to list it for rental on Homeaway.com for 10-11 months to cover the mortgage and stay there with family for remainder of the year(~1 month)&nbsp;<br/>Can anyone advise if it's a good investment or crazy idea? and which areas to look for when buying<br/>We currently live in NYC so want to eventually move there later in life<br \><br \>4 replies Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Looking-to-buy-investment-property-in-Orlando-area/526121/ 2014-01-27T19:46:00Z I have a killer deal on a unlisted property, but hard money is simply too costly. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-killer-deal-on-a-unlisted-property-but-hard-money-is-simply-too-costly/522963/ Is there such a thing as a private investor that would go in in a deal in a partnership? Or other cash options.<br \><br \>10 replies Wed, 01 Jan 2014 14:05:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-a-killer-deal-on-a-unlisted-property-but-hard-money-is-simply-too-costly/522963/ 2014-01-01T14:05:00Z Buying home in Florida is the best opportunity for great capital growth. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-home-in-Florida-is-the-best-opportunity-for-great-capital-growth/496855/ <div style="text-align: right;"><strong>[Promotion and hotlink deleted by Zillow Moderator. Please see our&nbsp;<u><a style="text-align: right;" href="http://www.zillow.com/howto/GoodNeighborPolicy.htm">Good Neighbor Policy</a></u>]</strong><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <m:mathPr> <m:mathFont m:val="Cambria Math"/> <m:brkBin m:val="before"/> <m:brkBinSub m:val="=="/> <m:smallFrac m:val="off"/> <m:dispDef/> <m:lMargin m:val="0"/> <m:rMargin m:val="0"/> <m:defJc m:val="centerGroup"/> <m:wrapIndent m:val="1440"/> <m:intLim m:val="subSup"/> <m:naryLim m:val="undOvr"/> </m:mathPr></w:WordDocument></xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> </xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 10]><style> /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-style-parent:""; line-height:115%; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";}</style><![endif]--></div><br \><br \>3 replies Thu, 13 Jun 2013 07:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-home-in-Florida-is-the-best-opportunity-for-great-capital-growth/496855/ 2013-06-13T07:10:00Z Help my with vacation rental. Dont know the market. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Help-my-with-vacation-rental-Dont-know-the-market/521428/ <div class="comment-body rich-content clearfix">I am from Cleveland but I want to add a vacation rental to my portfolio with a single family house somewhere in Florida that we can vacation to a couple times a year. I am treating this as a long term investment so where are some markets where there are still good deals but have a strong outlook.<br/><br/>I have a feeling on the beach will be more than what I want to pay but I am thinking I need to be near the beach OR have a pool to attract customers. price wise lower the better with 20% coming out of my pocket - maxing out at 120K</div><br \><br \>4 replies Thu, 12 Dec 2013 03:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Help-my-with-vacation-rental-Dont-know-the-market/521428/ 2013-12-12T03:55:00Z short term rental properties are available in specific categories such as golf propertie,.... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/short-term-rental-properties-are-available-in-specific-categories-such-as-golf-propertie/510217/ <p class="MsoNormal"><strong style="text-align: right;">[Promotion and website removed by Zillow moderator. Please see our&nbsp;<a style="text-align: right;" href="http://www.zillow.com/howto/GoodNeighborPolicy.htm">Good Neighbor Policy</a>&nbsp;for more information.]</strong></p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <m:mathPr> <m:mathFont m:val="Cambria Math"/> <m:brkBin m:val="before"/> <m:brkBinSub m:val="=="/> <m:smallFrac m:val="off"/> <m:dispDef/> <m:lMargin m:val="0"/> <m:rMargin m:val="0"/> <m:defJc m:val="centerGroup"/> <m:wrapIndent m:val="1440"/> <m:intLim m:val="subSup"/> <m:naryLim m:val="undOvr"/> </m:mathPr></w:WordDocument></xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> </xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 10]><style> /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-style-parent:""; line-height:115%; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";}</style><![endif]--><br \><br \>2 replies Fri, 06 Sep 2013 10:58:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/short-term-rental-properties-are-available-in-specific-categories-such-as-golf-propertie/510217/ 2013-09-06T10:58:00Z Five pertinent and effective tips of Florida Real Estate market. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Five-pertinent-and-effective-tips-of-Florida-Real-Estate-market/508736/ <p class="MsoNormal"><strong style="text-align: right;">[Promotion and website removed by Zillow moderator. Please see our&nbsp;<a style="text-align: right;" href="http://www.zillow.com/howto/GoodNeighborPolicy.htm">Good Neighbor Policy</a>&nbsp;for more information.]</strong></p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <m:mathPr> <m:mathFont m:val="Cambria Math"/> <m:brkBin m:val="before"/> <m:brkBinSub m:val="=="/> <m:smallFrac m:val="off"/> <m:dispDef/> <m:lMargin m:val="0"/> <m:rMargin m:val="0"/> <m:defJc m:val="centerGroup"/> <m:wrapIndent m:val="1440"/> <m:intLim m:val="subSup"/> <m:naryLim m:val="undOvr"/> </m:mathPr></w:WordDocument></xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> </xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 10]><style> /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-style-parent:""; line-height:115%; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";}</style><![endif]--><br \><br \>0 replies Tue, 27 Aug 2013 06:40:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Five-pertinent-and-effective-tips-of-Florida-Real-Estate-market/508736/ 2013-08-27T06:40:00Z Regency Gardens, Orlando. A good investment? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Regency-Gardens-Orlando-A-good-investment/505282/ Hi guys,<br/><br/>Looking at buying a condo unit in Regency Gardens in Orlando, Fl as an investment.<br/>Could anyone give me any advice on this condo community?<br/><br/>*what are the occupancy rates?<br/>*what is the area like surrounding this condo?<br/>*has this condo got a good reputation? if not, why?<br/>*are the community and condos well managed?<br/><br/>Many thanks.<br/><br \><br \>3 replies Mon, 05 Aug 2013 10:39:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Regency-Gardens-Orlando-A-good-investment/505282/ 2013-08-05T10:39:00Z IS VILLAGE WALK THE BEST DEVELOPMENT IN LAKE NONA? IS IT BETTER TO BUY A NEW HOME OR A RESALE THAT I http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/IS-VILLAGE-WALK-THE-BEST-DEVELOPMENT-IN-LAKE-NONA-IS-IT-BETTER-TO-BUY-A-NEW-HOME-OR-A-RESALE-THAT-I/490166/ PRICE WISE WOULD WE GET A BETTER DEAL ON A NEW HOME OR RESALE? ARE THE WATER VIEWS HARD TO FIND? APPROX WHAT WOULD YOU PAY FOR A 5BR, 4 BA , 3 CAR, 3000 SQ FT HOME WITH A LAKE VIEW? CAN SOMEONE PLEASE SEND ME A LINK TO THE HOMES AVAILABLE IN VILLAGE WALK BOTH RESALE AND NEW?&nbsp;<br/>DOES THIS AREA NEAR MEDICAL CITY HAVE APPRECIATION POTENTIAL?&nbsp;<br/>LOOKING AT THIS AS A PRIMARY RESIDENCE.&nbsp;<br/><br/>A SEPARATE QUESTION RE; BUYING INVESTMENT PROPERTY IN LAKE NONA. HOW MUCH WOULD A 3 BR, 2BA HOME COST AND HOW MUCH WOULD IT RENT FOR?. WOULD VILLAGE WALK, WATERS EDGE, LAUREATE PARK . ... BE GOOD PLACES FOR INVESTMENT IN SFR?<br \><br \>2 replies Tue, 30 Apr 2013 08:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/IS-VILLAGE-WALK-THE-BEST-DEVELOPMENT-IN-LAKE-NONA-IS-IT-BETTER-TO-BUY-A-NEW-HOME-OR-A-RESALE-THAT-I/490166/ 2013-04-30T08:38:00Z Need advice for buying an investment property in Florida. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Need-advice-for-buying-an-investment-property-in-Florida/491011/ I live out of state and am thinking of buying an investment property close to Disney World. Basically something for short term vacation rentals. Was wondering if this is a good time to buy, is it advisable to look into short sale properties, any particular type of property/area that I should focus on since I am not local to be able to manage the property in person.<br \><br \>3 replies Mon, 06 May 2013 16:07:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Need-advice-for-buying-an-investment-property-in-Florida/491011/ 2013-05-06T16:07:00Z Can Vietnamese Investor to buy Residential Property in USA? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-Vietnamese-Investor-to-buy-Residential-Property-in-USA/494463/ If it could, how does the process work?<br/>So many thanks.<br/>Khoi.<br/>407-267-0275<br \><br \>3 replies Wed, 29 May 2013 19:15:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-Vietnamese-Investor-to-buy-Residential-Property-in-USA/494463/ 2013-05-29T19:15:00Z Which is the best area to invest in Florida for investment purposes http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Which-is-the-best-area-to-invest-in-Florida-for-investment-purposes/398315/ 1) I am looking for a bargain investment either in Orlando or in any other area of Florida that has a good rental return with the possibility of good capital appreciation over the years. I am looking for preferably a 4 bedroom, 5 bedroom or even a 6 bedroom villa. However if you think a condo in an exclusive area is worth looking at then please let me know<br/>2) The investment property should be in close proximity to DISNEYWORLD and other major attractions<br/>3) The possibility of a property investment in New York<br/>4) Possibility of good bargains for Investment in any other desirable states and cities of the USA<br/>5) My investment funds range from $300k-$600k<br/><br/>Thank you<br \><br \>14 replies Tue, 10 May 2011 07:51:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Which-is-the-best-area-to-invest-in-Florida-for-investment-purposes/398315/ 2011-05-10T07:51:00Z Looking for best area to invest in Orlando, pre-approved 150k; looking for cashflow of 500monthly http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Looking-for-best-area-to-invest-in-Orlando-pre-approved-150k-looking-for-cashflow-of-500monthly/491764/ 2 replies Sat, 11 May 2013 02:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Looking-for-best-area-to-invest-in-Orlando-pre-approved-150k-looking-for-cashflow-of-500monthly/491764/ 2013-05-11T02:25:00Z I have been looking for a condo for investment. My budget is under 65k. I searched on myfloridahome http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-been-looking-for-a-condo-for-investment-My-budget-is-under-65k-I-searched-on-myfloridahome/474853/ MLS three days ago, there is a short sale list for 65k which has potentials. I contact with the list agent asked for more pictures for that unit. Today, I checked the list again, yes, there were more pictures posted, however, the list price right now is up to 82k! I am so confused now. Could anyone please advise? thanks.<br \><br \>7 replies Fri, 18 Jan 2013 12:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-have-been-looking-for-a-condo-for-investment-My-budget-is-under-65k-I-searched-on-myfloridahome/474853/ 2013-01-18T12:14:00Z How long will it take before Orlando Real Estate scenario changes for better? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-will-it-take-before-Orlando-Real-Estate-scenario-changes-for-better/181581/ 5 replies Sat, 27 Dec 2008 07:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-will-it-take-before-Orlando-Real-Estate-scenario-changes-for-better/181581/ 2008-12-27T07:22:00Z Investment Property in Orlando for Longterm rentals... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Investment-Property-in-Orlando-for-Longterm-rentals/438608/ I am planning on buying a house for long term rentals in orlando. I need some suggestions for safest and good neighbourhoods with good schools?<br/><br/>Also how is the rental market in orlando?<br \><br \>4 replies Wed, 11 Apr 2012 01:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Investment-Property-in-Orlando-for-Longterm-rentals/438608/ 2012-04-11T01:09:00Z How is the demand for rentals in Lakes of Windermere vs. North Shore at Lake Hart Parcel in LakeNona http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-is-the-demand-for-rentals-in-Lakes-of-Windermere-vs-North-Shore-at-Lake-Hart-Parcel-in-LakeNona/441006/ I would like to buy an investment property for long term rentals. I am trying to decide if getting a house in Windermere or Lake Nona would give more rentals. Particularly between Lakes of Windermere and North Shore at Lake Hart Parcel in Lake Nona.<br \><br \>2 replies Tue, 01 May 2012 01:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-is-the-demand-for-rentals-in-Lakes-of-Windermere-vs-North-Shore-at-Lake-Hart-Parcel-in-LakeNona/441006/ 2012-05-01T01:06:00Z LOOKING FOR REALTOR/PROP MGR WHO CAN IDENTIFY INVESTMENT PROPERTY IN ORLANDO,CASH FLOW/APPRECIATION http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/LOOKING-FOR-REALTOR-PROP-MGR-WHO-CAN-IDENTIFY-INVESTMENT-PROPERTY-IN-ORLANDO-CASH-FLOW-APPRECIATION/440983/ AFTER EXPLORING TEXAS I AM NOW LOOKING AT FLORIDA. WANT TO FIND AN REO LISTING AGENT OR HAS ACCESS TO FORECLOSED/SHORT SALE PROPS IN BEST AREAS. RENTAL INCOME &gt;1% PER MONTH OF PURCHASE PRICE. NO FIXER UPPER, ONLY COSMETIC. REALTOR EXPERIENCE WITH INVESTORS, RENTALS, FINANCE, COSMETIC RENOVATIONS THAT CAN BUILD A LONG TERM RELATIONSHIP FOR MULTIPLE PROPERTIES. IMP TO PL. SHARE BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE WITH ABOVE TO [email removed by Zillow moderator]. AM CURRENTLY IN ORLANDO AND IF SHOWN THE RIGHT PROPERTY AM WILLING TO MAKE THE INVESTMENT. PL SHARE AS MUCH BACKGROUND AS POSSIBLE. LIKE TO BUY NEWER HOMES IN MOST DESIRABLE AREAS THAT HAVE HIGH RENTAL DEMAND AND CAN APPRECIATE, ALTHOUGH I AM OPEN TO OTHER STRATEGIES THAT MIGHT WORK BETTER IN ORLANDO AREA. I WILL ONLY BE HERE FOR A FEW DAYS SO PL. REPLY ASAP.&nbsp;<br \><br \>2 replies Mon, 30 Apr 2012 23:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/LOOKING-FOR-REALTOR-PROP-MGR-WHO-CAN-IDENTIFY-INVESTMENT-PROPERTY-IN-ORLANDO-CASH-FLOW-APPRECIATION/440983/ 2012-04-30T23:14:00Z How are the condo prices moving in Orlando FL http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-are-the-condo-prices-moving-in-Orlando-FL/433621/ 2 replies Fri, 02 Mar 2012 02:07:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-are-the-condo-prices-moving-in-Orlando-FL/433621/ 2012-03-02T02:07:00Z