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Which market is right for you?

What’s the best market to invest in? Most investors think a good deal is based on yield. But in reality, investing is all about location. …

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Wealth building strategies: Make money while you sleep

Back in my 20s when I started my real estate venture, a quote by Warren Buffer changed my life and stuck with me ever since: …

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How to get started investing out-of-state

I am going to tell you how you can get started investing out of state in 2021.  I have been investing out-of-state for over four …

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15 Financing Tips For Building A Rental Portfolio

One of the topics that we spend the most time discussing in the ROI Inner Circle is financing strategy. Specifically, how to not run out …

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How I Built A $3 Million Real Estate Portfolio With Little To No Money Down

When I was 20 years old, I set a goal of owning my first home by the time I turned 21. I was able to …

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How Not to Lose Money in Real Estate

No one gets into investing with the hope that they will lose money, and yet people lose money in real estate every day. No joke. This …

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Don’t Buy A Property Without Inspecting These Things

You’ve found a great deal, the seller accepted your offer, and it’s now time to schedule an inspection. Having a property inspected by a licensed …

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How to have unlimited funds to invest

There are many different creative ways to find the funds to continue investing in real estate deal after deal. Every year you own a property, it gets better. Just get started. Buy something, it doesn’t need to be a home-run. By doing so you will create momentum and gain experience which will prove invaluable on future deals.

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What Real Estate Agents Can’t Answer Or Legally Tell You

If you are an investor, a qualified, educated, investor-savvy real estate agent is one of your greatest resources. And you could be asking them to …

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BRRR Case Study: Chattanooga Duplex

In this article, you will learn through this case study example how I found the property, how I was able to use a cash offer to get a lower offer accepted, how I managed a renovation from out of state (and without ever seeing the property), and how the refinance process worked.

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How To Build A Rental Portfolio That Nets $10K Per Month

One of the most common questions I get is, “How can I replace my W2 income with passive income from rental properties?” Additionally, when I …

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House Hacking: How A $10k Investment Turned Into Free Housing & A $90k Profit in 3 Years

I’m sure by now you’ve heard of the term house hacking. If not, house hacking is a life hack where you purchase either a large …

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Real Estate Investing Trip To Oklahoma City

This past weekend Deena Iverson and had our fourth investing trip together, and this time we visited Oklahoma City. Deena and I took our first …

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How To Protect Yourself From Hiring A Bad Contractor

I’ve hired a TON of contractors and sub-contractors in the last 10 years, and when I worked for a builder (way back in the day) …

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How I make $9949 per year on this duplex I bought 8 years ago

If I told you about an investment opportunity where you could invest an initial $15,000 and earn $9900 per year (or more as time goes …

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First Year Investment Property Analysis: Indianapolis Duplex

December 2017 is the one year anniversary of my first out of state purchase in the suburbs just outside of Indianapolis. Having made multiple attempts …

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3 Ways To Live Rent FREE and build wealth

The cost of housing has skyrocketed in many markets across the United States, making it a challenge for most people to save money. In this …

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Investor Interview with Rich On Money

Towards the end of October I attended FinCon in Dallas, TX, which is an annual conference for people & media in the financial services industry. …

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The Stories Behind The Deals That Never Happened

I say no to a lot of deals, and when I say a lot I really mean almost all that I get pitched, or that …

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How We Self Manage 16 Rental Units Without Pulling Our Hair Out

It’s not uncommon for people to act surprised when I tell them that my husband and I self manage 16 of our 18 rental units, …

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The 5 Most Common Issues That Come Up After You Get A Rental Under Contact

There’s nothing better than finding what seems to be a great real estate investment opportunity, and once you get a property under contract the excitement …

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Investor Interview With Brentin Hess From RECN

Brentin Hess is a real estate investor and entrepreneur from Baltimore, Maryland. Prior to becoming a full time real estate investor, Brentin worked as an …

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10 Common Real Estate Investing Myths

Over the past ten years I’ve learned a lot about real estate investing. At times I’ve had to learn the hard way through costly experiences …

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Is Your Home An Asset Or A Liability?

The much debated topic of home ownership: I see questions floating around on Quora and Facebook asking if the home you live in is an …

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Investor Interview With Alex From Cash Flow Diaries

In the fall of 2016 I was on a search for the best areas to invest out of state. I decided it was finally time …

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Find Investing Success By Asking The Right Questions

We hosted a Meetup event the other night, and I found myself engaged in conversation with a nice guy about new construction. He was well …

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How To Determine Fair Market Rent

Determining fair market rent for a rental property is no easy task. Vacancies are expensive so overshooting on the rent could end up costing you …

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Why You Should Flip Rentals Instead Of Houses

Over the years I’ve flipped a lot of houses, enough that I lost count. They’ve ranged from carpet & paint flips, to down to the …

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Step By Step Guide On How To Get Started Investing In Real Estate

The number one question I am asked the most is “I want to start investing in real estate, where should I start?”. For every person, …

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My Seven Step Process For Buying A Rental Property

As an agent and an investor, I am always looking for a good deal, either for myself or for my clients. There’s a lot of …

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