If You Are Thinking of Investing In Brooklyn Real Estate Here Are Some Real Estate Investment Terms That Your Should Know part 1


Real Estate Investment Terms

Adjusted basis- value of property used to determined the amount of gain or loss realized by an owner upon sale of the property; equals acquitition cost plus capital gains, improvements minus depreciation taken

Appreciation- An increase in property value

Boot- cash receive in a tax free exchange

Capital gain- is a profit realized fromt he sale or real estate investments, assets such as stocks , collectibles etc..

Capital loss- occurs when investment or other types of property is sold at a lost

Cash flow – income produced by an investment property after deducting operating expenses and debt.

Debt service- principal and interest on a debt

gross income- income received with out subtracting expenses

Leverage- the use of borrowed funds

Net operating income- gross operating income minus operating expenses


Michele Cadogan


Fillmore Real Estate

Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker

About Cadogan's Brooklyn Real Estate Blog

Michele Cadogan is a Brooklyn NY real estate professional . She makes the process of buying, renting and selling real estate in Brooklyn a good experience. A long time Flatbush Brooklyn resident, she has a tremendous appreciation of the borough, its great history and its diverse communities. With a degree in Political Science and Economics she brings a balance perspective to the your real estate experience. Truly a professional in a people oriented business. When looking for a real estate agent in Brooklyn to help you buy or sell a home in Brooklyn , call Michele. Michele Cadogan Fillmore Real Estate Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker 917-861-9166 Your Brooklyn Real Estate Professional
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