Archives for January, 2012


Real estate investors who are concerned about privacy of ownership and asset protection have long used the Limited Liability Company (LLC) as a beneficiary to ...

Mobile Home Investing Red Flags After you have successfully closed a few mobile home deals you may find it necessary to NOT hire an inspector or ...

The world of mentoring is a dangerous one. In fact, every time you mention the word ‘real estate mentor’ it seems like people come ...

Want To Sell Your House Quickly In Today’s Market? Here Are Some Cheap Staging Tips For Your Real Estate Investments...

The syndicator can be compensated at the end in two different ways: 1)  by receiving a share of the profits when the property is sold; ...

Taxes, Taxes, Taxes -- No I'm not cussing, lol. My mailbox was full this week with my property tax bills. Get this, even though the valuations ...

In this article, you'll learn how to use inexpensive property search methods that don't require your physical presence in order to be effective, but which ...

Dear Reader, Just two weeks ago, I sent out a very special report on Costa Rica. And you know from the pages of glossy travel, ...

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Think Long Term

Do not think that things will always increase or always decrease in value.  It is difficult, if not impossible, to time markets.  Simply go back ...

Real Estate Tenants Not Paying You On Time? Here Are Some Quick Tips On How To Collect Rent On-Time For Your Real Estate Investments...

My favorite way to negotiate properties is dealing with aged inventory. This is a much less stressful way of buying properties.  Let's think about this for ...

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Wealth Is Temporary

The Wall Street Journal published an article called “The Truth About Money” that struck me as extremely relevant for affluent homeowners, and real estate investors.

For years I have taught real estate investors to put their investment property into a Land Trust for a multitude of benefits. The next question ...

Pay-To-Stay: A Mobile Home Landlords Quick Guide to Collecting Back Payments From the last decade of collecting monthly payments from my tenant-buyers I have come to ...

I once heard a well-known marketer speak about how to value your time and how most people get it wrong. He gave the following example ...

Doing a Short Sale, Wholesale Deal, Seller Financing or Buying/Selling a Lease Option or Rental? The most important player on your team should be the ...

Pros and Cons of FHA Loans

Are FHA Loans Good for Home Buyers? Here Are The Pros and Cons To An FHA Loan.

The Rental Boom While easily overstated, there has been something of a rental boom in 2011. Vacancy rates dropped sharply to 5.6% in the ...

Use Classified Property Wanted Ads to Find Properties I've been pretty successful over the years using classified property wanted ads to find non-advertised properties to buy.  ...