5 Ways To Know A Orlando Property Will Be A Bad Investment

Earning dependable passive income through your property investment is the mark of success. In order to be passive, this means very little to none of your time is spent performing daily tasks to earn the income.

When you’re investing in property there are 5 ways to know an Orlando property will be a bad investment and we’ll cover what to watch out for. However, if you want to be confident that your investment will bring you more returns than repair costs and headaches, contact us to find great off-market deals!  Work with us to save time and earn more with each investment dollar.

Too Long on the Market?

If the asking price is too high, an Orlando property is going to sit on the market. Consider this a red flag that the seller has set a wishful asking price that may sound great to them, but the value just isn’t there which makes it a bad investment. 

Show Me the Records!

Anyone can say that a property has been bringing in great earnings. However, the data to provide backup for the numbers in black and white and is key when considering a commercial or multi-family deal. The bottom line is, investing without knowing the numbers is highly risky. You’ll want to have enough familiarity with the market to recognize numbers that seem out of line with the current trends. Check out this article on what to consider when looking at multi-family deals: https://www.biggerpockets.com/blog/2016-07-06-multifamily-real-estate-value


You certainly do not want to end up sitting on a property because you weren’t aware it was located in a “bad” area. You’ll want to be certain you’ve done plenty of research on Orlando investment real estate market areas. Don’t go through all of the footwork, only to find you’ve taken on all of the costs and risks involved with a property in these locations. Don’t lose profits by buying a highly overpriced property for the local area market; keep actively involved and aware of current trends. You’ll also want to consider spreading your wealth in areas that are well established and successful. It is also never a bad idea to look forward when investing, so scrutinize the areas with data that are proving themselves to be up and coming in the market as well.


It’s a lemon! If a property in Orlando has been sitting on the market for a long time period, you’ll need to investigate the cause. Sometimes, there is likely a reason that wise investors have passed up the deal. Do your research; You don’t want to be facing too many costly repairs that weren’t in the budget. While everything may look great on paper, personally walking through the property can be extremely revealing when it comes to the true condition of the structure and the aesthetics of the property. 

It can be extremely stressful to realize too late that a property you expected to be an income producer has turned into a nightmare. Bypass the financial losses, disturbed nights of sleep, and time-consuming pitfalls involved with making a bad investment on your own by working with Sunshine Wholesale Properties. You can be confident you’ll be successfully building wealth by earning passive and dependable returns on your property in Orlando with us.

Before you buy real estate in Orlando check out our current deals! Call 407-594-5001 today or send us a message to find out how we can help you! 

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