Tag Archives: rent

Fiscal Update May 2014 – Rental Income

May was another great month. Net worth increased by $5,600, mostly thanks to my tenant’s $5K rental payment 🙂 This represents half the year’s annual rent. The other half is due in October. The first farm I bought in 2012 using $20,000 of my personal savings is now worth $50,000 more. Luckily my aggressive 8:1 leverage has paid off… Read More »

$3000 for Rent

New York City is known for its expensive housing. There is even a political party called the “Rent is Too Damn High Party,” which received tens of thousands of votes in the 2010 election. Well the average monthly apartment rent in NYC has finally broken $3000 for the first time. Some neighborhoods, especially in the Manhattan area, homes… Read More »