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investing in real estate

Things to Know Before Investing In Real Estate

May 23, 2017 8:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Everybody loves a good overnight success story, but we all tend to overlook the years of planning, skill building, and experience that position a person for success. The rare few who seem instantly successful when investing in real estate have actually been preparing and building the knowledge to succeed for


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Real Estate Investing vs. the Stock Market

April 11, 2017 9:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

With the real estate market on the up-tick, everybody is talking about real estate investment versus stocks. Which is a wiser place to invest your money? It really comes down to personal preference and your comfort with the ebb and flow of the the stock market. Your best course of


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*Must-Have* Traits to Look For in a Realtor

March 2, 2017 10:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A talented, driven realtor is the centerpiece of a strong house-flipping team. We’ve written about hiring a diligent contractor, working with a trustworthy and knowledgeable partner, and using a speedy title company, but having a savvy realtor on your side is the easiest way to improve your bottom line. You


Real Estate Investing Red Flags

Real Estate Investing Red Flags — Watch Out!

January 31, 2017 7:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Real estate investing can be very profitable if you’re smart and vigilant. That being said, all investors should be on the lookout for red flags that might signal peril ahead. Steering clear of these dangers along the way can save you time, money, and headaches. Here are a few scenarios


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Awesome House Flipping Before and After’s

November 22, 2016 9:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  Sometimes it’s important to highlight the amazing things our house flippers are doing! Not everyone can take unlivable spaces and turn them into beautiful homes. We are thankful to be a part of the community of people who can see the potential in neglected homes and help restore neighborhoods.


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Are Private Money Loans a Scam?

November 15, 2016 8:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Look for these warning signs . . . Whether you are just starting out in the real estate investing business or are an REI veteran, it’s common knowledge that there can be concerns with private lending. Because our industry is less regulated than the banking system, your apprehension might be


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Introducing the House Flipping Business Plan Template

September 7, 2016 6:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From lemonade stands to Fortune 500 companies, a detailed and well-executed business plan could be the difference you need. This introduction to our house flipping business plan template is written primarily to stress the importance of creating one for your own personal business purposes. The template will ask you to