Archives for October, 2011


I wondered, "What am I getting myself into buying an apartment building?" My two years of training at the University of Chicago in business administration ...

What is the difference between investing and speculating? In its simplest form, speculating is buying something with the hope that the price will go up.

How Do You Market Wholesale Properties? Cheap And Effective Marketing Strategies to Market Your Wholesale Property to Your Buyers List...

Dear Reader, It’s one of the first decisions you make when it comes to buying property overseas. Should you find a move-in ready home…or buy ...

Don’t Waste Your Time

Are You an Investor – or Something Else? A lot of Realtors will tell you they don’t work with investors. Want to know why? Chances are it’s ...

"If It Ain't Broke...Fix It...Fast..."

I just got back from my honeymoon. I spent it on Vieques Island, Puerto Rico, which is a tiny island in the Caribbean Sea. Of ...

How To Avoid Being Ripped-Off By Unscrupulous Repairmen And Contractors Here are three ways that you can avoid being ripped of by the many unscrupulous repairmen, ...

Conventional wisdom holds that stocks and home prices are independent. Tuning into CNBC in the morning to watch the S&P 500 chart wiggle around should ...

A lease option agreement can be an advantageous arrangement for both the landlord and tenant. However, there are pitfalls that you as a landlord need ...

Real Estate Investing and Vacation Home Buying is evolving with technology. Especially if you plan on investing abroad or plan on purchasing a ...

What Happens During Real Estate Closings? Here Are A Few Tips On Closing Real Estate As a Wholesaler...

Law Of Scared Money

Don’t Roll the Dice on Your Financial Independence! Luck is not your friend in real estate investing I’ve never been a big gambler. But I know plenty ...

I know a lot of investors who spend a small fortune on marketing and getting leads from sellers. However, once they’ve invested a lot of ...

My Investor Re-Birth Story

My blog post aims to give you a glimpse into the freedom you can create for yourself when you take the right steps. The Beginning of ...

Seller Negotiations Can Be Difficult For Real Estate Investors. Here’s a List of Items You Need to Negotiate With Sellers...

Collecting and receiving rent is the cornerstone of investing in rental properties. For some Landlords, collecting rent is not difficult and for others it can ...

Who’s The Boss?

Who's the Boss in your business? You are, of course, right? Absolutely! But does that mean you should treat everyone you encounter like they ...

Rent vs. Buy. The fundamental housing decision is whether to rent, or to buy. Buying is a big deal; it comes with high upfront and ...