The Ultimate Family Rental in St. Louis Metro [Code 250]

Why THIS deal??
  • ~ $255/mo. cash flow 
  • Price has already been reduced by $4K.  A good sign they are willing to negotiate!
  • 45 Days on the market currently.  Another great price negotiation tool.
  • Highly appreciating neighborhood with amenities to attract quality renters
  • A previous low offer has been submitted and the seller was willing to accept a $251K offer ($6K below current asking price)
After 15 Years (no mortgage)
Original purchase price$245,000
Total investment (out of pocket)$73,650
15 yrs Project house value$459,241
Value (appreciation) Gain$214,241
15 yrs cash-flow generated$71,959
Total Gain$286,199
ROI (15 yrs)389%
ROI (annually)26%
Free & Clear cash flow (yr.)$20,018
Free & Clear cash flow (m)$1,668

  • 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Single Family Detached Residence
  • Price recently reduced by $4K
  • Highly appreciating neighborhood
  • ~ $255/mo. cash flow 
  • Neighborhood boasts a disc golf course, basketball courts, playground and even a neighborhood free library
  • No HOA costs
  • A previous low offer has been submitted and the seller was willing to accept a $251K offer ($6K below current asking price)
  • Attached 1-car garage
  • Partially finished basement with unfinished portion used for storage
  • Finished portion has a custom built-in stage and seating area. Perfect for kids!
  • Wood deck off 2nd floor and covered patio area in backyard
  • 6,14 square foot lot

Why should you consider this house / what makes it a good investment?

  • Built: 2013
  • Size: 1,418 square foot home
  • Low Crime, Desirable community, A rated Schools

            What's next?

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            Metro: St. Louis

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            Code: 250

            Property Specifications1
             Square Feet1418
             Year Built2003
             Garage Size1
             Schools Rating (on scale of A-C)A

            Purchase AssumptionsMy Offer
            Offer used for analysis$245,000
            Suggested offer (low)$245,000
            Suggested offer (high)$250,000
            Market Value (after improvements)$255,000
            Improvements (lower)$5,000
            Improvements (upper)$10,000
            Closing Costs$2,450
            Mortgage Costs$2,450
            Other Fees At Closing$0
            Total Cost $257,400

            Financial AssumptionsMonthlyYearly
            Rent (upper)$1,925$1,950$23,400
            Rent (lower)$1,900$22,800
            Property Tax Rate (Approx.)1.0% 
            Property Taxes $225$2,700
            Insurance $110$1,320
            Repairs $50$600
            Variable-Cost PM 7.5% 
            Property Management Fee$144$1,733
            Leasing Fee75%$60.2$722
            HOA $0$0
            Vacancy Rate 4.0% 
            Total Fixed Expenses$661$7,929
             Total Expenses (Fixed + Mortgage)$1,719$20,622

            Financial Analysis / Deal Attractiveness    
             Cap Rate4.2%5.3%6.5%7.8%
             Net Cash Flow$15,484$39,185$71,959$114,749
             Equity Increase$91,570$204,434$343,678$515,642
             Total Gain$107,054$243,619$415,637$630,391
             Average Cash Flow/Year$3,097$3,919$4,797$5,737
             Average Cash Flow/Month$258$327$400$478
             Average Gain/Year$21,411$24,362$27,709$31,520
             Average ROI145.4%330.8%564.3%855.9%
             Annual ROI29.1%33.1%37.6%42.8%
             Projected Property Value$437,995$532,888$648,340$788,804

            Property Ratings Suggestions
             Item   Suggested Criteria (Min.)This PropertyFAVORABLE /
             Schools  BAFAVORABLE
             Square Feet  10001,418FAVORABLE
             Bedrooms  33FAVORABLE
             Bathrooms  22.5FAVORABLE
             Year Built  19702003FAVORABLE
             Rent/Price (%)  0.75%0.80%FAVORABLE
             Average Cash Flow (at year 5)  $125$258FAVORABLE
             Average ROI (at year 5)  15%29.1%FAVORABLE









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