Archives for March, 2012


After the Rehab - Get a Realtor Now you have the repairs completed, and you  need to market the home.  I always advocate the use of ...

Mobile Home Parks, A Lucrative Real Estate Niche Not Many Investors Know About. Here’s What You Need To Know About Investing in a Mobile Home ...

Vacation Homes - Taking Advantage Of Home Prices With the housing market down, now may be a good time to think about buying a second home. ...

I’m always doing various tests in my business. For example, if I’m doing a new mailing to 3,000 landlords in my area I will send ...

In real estate, there are a few common threads or themes you need to know upfront in order to be a success. One of them ...

"Nobody remembers who came in second." -- Charles Schulz Apartment investors that are looking to purchase a property often ask me: Which is Better: An Offer to ...

Cap Rate Is How Investors Price Commercial Real Estate. Here’s What You Need to Know About Cap Rates For Your Real Estate Investments...

When a real estate investor thinks of asset protection the LLC is the first entity that typically comes to mind. As it should ...

Here's something that may shock you - you don't have to risk much at all in real estate. Seriously. I know that may surprise you given ...

Land Trusts - Reasons NOT to Use Them As you know by now, I am a strong proponent of the use of a Land Trust (LT) ...

Ever ran across a deal and wonder what a good offer would be or what the values of a home in a particular area may ...

Effective Gross Income (EGI) Is An Important Number in Commercial Real Estate. Here’s How To Calculate EGI For Your Real Estate Investments...

In this article I will be covering an advance mobile home buying technique.  The idea is simple to understand and beneficial to both sellers and investor/buyer/you.  The purchase strategy is called ...

Once again the stock market has recently taking a beating. Investors are fleeing and the usual suspects are declaring that “the sky is falling.” Not ...

There are over 21 ways to make money in real estate investing. I've been investing since the 80's and can tell you that each of ...

Real Estate Tax Appeals

There are a few ways to make money.  One is to raise income, and the other is to cut expenses.  Keep in mind that in ...

Investing Your IRA in Real Estate Yields Higher Returns On Your Money. Here’s How To Invest in Real Estate Using Self-Directed IRA’s...

You just purchased your first house!  Congratulations!  Now what? Well, you should already have the plan that you developed when you analyzed the house.  If you ...

How I was assured that I make the most of my Flips was in thinking backwards. What I mean by thinking backwards is, I asked the ...

"Some people find fault like there is a reward for it." -- Zig Ziglar One of the most frequently asked questions I get from apartment investors ...

Renters often believe the landlord is liable for everything that happens on the property–including any damage to their personal belongings. But this is ...

Are You Getting The Best Rent For Your Rental Properties? Here's How You Calculate Fair Market Rent For Your Real Estate Investments...