What is a CIAS?

Smart real estate investing is the answer to the market's problems.

A Certified Investor Agent Specialist™ (CIAS) finds, creates, and closes with residential real estate investors with the knowledge and tools earned through comprehensive education and experience.

CIAS-designated agents can streamline the process of real estate investment to increase returns for investor clients.

CIAS-designated agents help real estate investors navigate:

  • Investment Strategies
  • Self-directed IRAs
  • 1031 Exchange
  • Leverage Options
  • Key Calculations
  • Return-on-Investment
  • Capitalization Rate
  • Average Returns
  • Cash Flow
  • And much more!


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CIAS Inside Scoop Highlights:

“Rents rose at a better than 3 percent annualized rate in the third quarter of 2011, according to government data.”
—Lawrence Yun, NAR Chief Economist

“If annual rent gains remain near 3.5 percent, rents will double in 20 years...”
—Lawrence Yun, NAR Chief Economist

“In addition to strong returns on rental property, investors can anticipate solid home appreciation over the long haul ... the metrics on home prices in relation to consumer prices imply a 14% undervaluation. The metrics on home prices in relation to rental rates imply a 20% undervaluation.”
—Lawrence Yun, NAR Chief Economist

“U.S. home prices fell in nearly three-quarters of metropolitan areas in the third quarter and the national median price dropped 4.7%...”
—Alan Zibel, The Wall Street Journal

“Homes haven’t been this affordable since 1991.”
—Kiplinger.com

“More ordinary people are getting involved in real estate investing.”
—Carolyn Said, The San Francisco Chronicle

“Some investors are eying college towns as good places to buy rental properties. Housing demand is usually high in such places, vacancy rates are low, and rental prices are on the rise, according to Move.Inc. …”
—MarketWatch



Sources:

http://www.realtor.org/research/reinsights/economistcommentary

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203537304577028204017432034.html

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/six-reasons-to-buy-a-home-now.html

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/realestate/2016682817_realinvest06.html

http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/11/07/2491346/international-tide-lifts-south.html

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/top-10-real-estate-markets-in-us-college-towns-2011-08-10

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-10-05/u-s-can-rent-its-way-toward-a-housing-recovery-peter-orszag.html