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A survey by short-term rental marketplace Vrbo found the average owner who rents out a second home collects more than$33,000 a yearin rental revenue. At Airbnb,the average host on that platform makes about $11,000 a year.

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  • How much money do you make on your rental properties?

  • I make more than $100,000 a year from the cash flow on my rental properties after all expenses including mortgages, property management, maintenance, and vacancies. I now have 20 rental properties which are a mix of residential and commercial. I bought my first rental property in December of 2010 for $97k.

  • How do you calculate how many rental homes you need?

  • Once you have a clearer idea of the income you need for living expenses per month, you can move on to calculating how many rental homes you need to reach that goal. You can use the calculation monthly amount needed cash flow per rental property = the number of rental properties you need.

  • How much do you have to invest to buy three rentals a year?

  • You do not have to invest $90,000 a year to buy three rentals a year because you can begin refinancing rental properties after you own them for a year and take cash out to invest in more rentals. You can also save the cash flow from your rental properties to buy more rental properties.

  • How much did you pay to buy your first rental property?

  • I bought my first rental property in December of 2010 for $97k. I started with residential properties but now buy almost all commercial, including a 68,000-square-foot strip mall in 2018. You cannot buy just any property and turn it into a rental if you want to make a lot of money.