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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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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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You Can Be Anyone You Want To Be In 5 Years Or Less

At the beginning of 2010, I was embarking on a new career in real estate sales. I was willing to do whatever it took to …

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7 Reasons Why I Now Prefer to Invest Out of State

Thirteen years and four months ago, I made my first real estate investment purchase. It was a fixer-upper single-family home on a quarter-acre lot with …

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The Six Best Credits Cards for Travel Hacking Real Estate Investors | Travel Hacking Series

In this post, you will learn the credit cards every real estate investor needs in their wallet so that they are travel hack. On February …

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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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Increase Your Rental’s Value By Thousands Without Spending A Dime

When I first got into real estate, I learned that there is a difference in determining the value of “investment properties” typically multi-unit properties, versus …

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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 Supported Living Program Investment Strategy

In this article, I’m sharing one of my favorite investing strategies, where we are able to provide long term housing to people in need while …

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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 BRRR Strategy

Early on in my real estate investing journey, I had to creative because I didn’t have much savings to invest with. To make getting started …

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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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Rental Property Investing – Build To Rent Strategy

What I love about investing in real estate is that there are so many ways to make a significant amount of money. There are literally …

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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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How To Find Deals That Generate a 20%+ Return On Investment

Most of the country is experiencing a strong sellers market. A sellers market is defined by the amount of inventory, or available homes, there are. …

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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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What It’s Really Like Being An Agent Who Works With Investors

I don’t talk much about my career, and since many of our readers are in the real estate field, I wanted to give some insight …

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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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8 Ways to net more on existing properties

When it comes to building a rental portfolio that can fund your ideal lifestyle, there is an art and science behind netting more from properties …

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What To Do With All That Equity?

Among the many other benefits of owning rentals, having the tenant pay down your mortgage and watching the market appreciation increase your value is a wonderful …

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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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How Real Estate Gives Us The Freedom To Travel

I made my first real estate investment in 2007, but didn’t get serious about investing until 2009 when my husband and I sat down and …

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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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How To Handle The Stress Of Owning & Investing In Real Estate

Investing in real estate has literally changed my life. There are too many good things about investing so I won’t go there, but one thing …

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Six Figure Rental Income Milestone

It’s closing week! I’m super excited for my newest investment property that is closing this week! This property is extra special because not only will …

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Flip & Build Project Update

On January 31st we closed on an interesting property in Everett, WA. It was a package deal for two lots, and one lot had a …

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