Six Red Flags for Rental Property Investments

Rental properties are a great way to expand your investment portfolio. There are numerous details involved in real estate investing and, as with anything else, there are no guarantees that a deal will be profitable every time. There are, however, a few things to watch for to help ensure that your investment a successful one. [...]

Six Red Flags for Rental Property Investments2018-04-05T16:24:18+00:00

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 2)

PART 2 - Essential steps to take into consideration prior to diving into a new flip: Find a Realtor.The benefits of a realtor are numerous, especially since the seller is paying their fees. They can help you find great homes, check the comparable homes in your area, write your offers, and handle the legal paperwork [...]

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 2)2017-12-21T23:25:00+00:00

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 1)

So, you’ve decided you want to start flipping houses. Great! I mean, DIY and HGTV have tons of shows about flipping houses, right? You’ve got this. There’s just one thing… Where do you start? Do you fully understand the significance of all the decisions to make before you even get to the flipping part? When [...]

Flipping Houses: 10 Important Steps Before you Even Pick Your Paint Color (Part 1)2017-12-29T20:30:39+00:00

Bridge Loans 101

You convince yourself you’re just going to look at the house. You’re not going to fall in love with it, you’ll just go look, that’s all. But, as soon as you walk through the front door, you know. It’s perfect. It’s screaming your name and “just looking” is no longer an option on the table. [...]

Bridge Loans 1012017-11-03T18:27:49+00:00

BRRRR Investing (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat)

In a fun article about a real estate investor’s awesome deal he made for $1, Brandon Turner describes his process using the BRRRR method; such a good read if you’re interested, How I Bought a Fixer-Upper Fourplex for $1 Down: A BRRRR Case Study. BRRRR is an acronym for Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat and [...]

BRRRR Investing (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat)2017-10-04T22:57:56+00:00

Retirement Ahead- Borrowing to Invest in Real Estate

As the dooming era of retirement approaches for the baby boomer generation, the majority of us are aware of the daunting realization in scarcity of funds in both social security and pension plans. However, along with our economy’s ceaseless population growth comes the advantage of alternatives retirement-funding options; specifically referenced in the “reconceptualizing retirement” chapters [...]

Retirement Ahead- Borrowing to Invest in Real Estate2017-04-13T02:48:40+00:00