Joseph Rizzuto, founder and CEO of Joseph Rizzuto Properties, is proud to announce the release of his new scholarship available for students pursuing an education in Business. The Joseph Rizzuto Scholarship is awarding 2 scholarships worth $1000, and 1 scholarship worth $3000 to Italian-American students attending an accredited college or university in the United States.
Although the market is currently doing quite well in a lot of different areas, not every business has been able to reach those optimal levels of growth. For instance, despite the rapidly spiking demand for all kinds of products, Toys “R” Us was forced to cease operations in 2018. Similarly, many other brick-and-mortar stores are following suit as they fall behind the online providers like Amazon, eBay, and so on. And while there are examples of those who are overcoming the adversity, it is important to consider the adverse effects of retail store closures.
Real estate depreciation and capitalization rates are two essential concepts for rental property owners to understand and use to their advantage.
The former can save homeowners thousands on their tax bills, while the latter provides a quick assessment of a home’s income-generating potential relative to its cost or perceived worth.
Novice investors can be tempted to put all their eggs in one basket, particularly when they do not have much money to invest. It is easy to understand the allure of going that route, as you only need that one asset to perform well to enjoy equally outsized returns.
There is an undeniable allure to starting your own business and building your brand from scratch. There is also an undeniably high failure rate for those ventures, which is why aspiring small business owners are increasingly going the much safer route of buying a franchise instead.
Commercial real estate is a complicated business — from calculating capitalization rates and understanding IRR to determining what a piece of land’s residual value is, there’s a lot to learn for those wishing to get involved.