Blake Rounkles

About Blake Rounkles

Blake Rounkles is an experienced real estate investment professional and active home buyer based in Davis County. He has lived in Utah his whole life and serves his community through his church and other programs. Blake Rounkles and his team are located in the Layton Hills Mall. Blake has been trained by real estate investment professionals from some of the top companies in the nation and he has been a Realtor since 1996. He has bought and sold hundreds of homes throughout the years.

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Tax and Financial Strategies for Utah Real Estate Investors

Real estate investors put a ton of money on the line with every deal. To be profitable it takes more than buying properties at a discount and selling for a profit. There are many tax and financial strategies for real estate investors to take advantage of. Smart planning helps investors see ways to hold properties […]

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Are Utah Fix and Flip Investments Right For You?

For many people, the idea of investing in “fix and flip” homes sounds exciting and profitable. However, there are some things you should consider before making a purchase. In our latest post, we will discuss some pros and cons of purchasing fix and flip investments in the area! Whether you are purchasing a fixer-upper as a […]

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How To Buy and Sell Mortgage Notes in UT

Unsophisticated real estate investors might find the buying and selling of private mortgage notes a bit intimidating. After all, you become the bank and must have the ability to execute a long-term strategy in some cases while keeping liquidity options available for short-term needs. That’s right, mortgage notes are a niche that often quickly move […]

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How To Find a Hidden Gem in Utah

The important first requirement in knowing how to find a hidden gem in is to know your goals. Beyond that, you need to consider the property’s hidden potential, not just the surface value. What you can do with the property and/or the outlook for property values in the immediate area can make it a hidden […]

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5 Tips to Get The Best Price in Utah

You want to sell your house pretty quickly, and you want to get the best price possible. These aren’t unreasonable or unattainable goals. It just takes a little sprucing up, a little common sense, a little strategic pricing, and one other key ingredient. Here, are 5 tips to get the best price in . 1. […]

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How Mortgage Notes Work in Utah

When you made the decision to invest in real estate, you began gathering a ton of information on market conditions, financing for flips and how to maximize your returns on different types of investment strategies. Those in your circles talk about finding distressed properties, finding value properties to rent and even development. You may hear […]

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Easy Ways to Get Started in Real Estate Investing in Utah

Fact: a lot of people have achieved financial independence through real estate investing. Further, real estate investing has the potential for higher returns than other kinds of investing, say, in stocks. Since 1970, the average annual return on real estate has been 11.42%, but for the S&P500, it has been 10.31%. But if you’re new […]

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6 Signs of a Reputable Note Buyer in Utah

Selling a mortgage note is a big decision. With so many companies out there offering to buy, it can be difficult to know who is a reputable note buyer in . Before you agree to work with anyone, make sure to do your research on all potential buyers. There are a few key things to […]

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How To Choose A Property Inspector and Appraiser in Utah

When buying a property, there are two aspects of the escrow process that are integral to closing the deal and negotiating any final pricing details. The property inspector is a professional set of eyes highlighting areas that need or will soon need attention. Lenders often hire the appraiser, though if it is a cash or […]

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5 Steps to Buying Your First Investment Property in Utah

When done correctly, real estate investment is one of the most rewarding ways in which you can invest your money. Buying your first property might seem intimidating, but if you follow the below advice, you should be able to find, purchase and create an investment that provides additional income for you and your family. In […]

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