Real Estate Investment News & Blog

9 Ways to Eliminate Real Estate Investment Risks

Investing in real estate can be a little scary at times, especially for beginners. But real estate investing doesn’t need to be risky in order to provide tremendous returns.

Don’t let your fears hold you back from jumping into the very best real estate market we have seen in decades. Instead, use these 9 steps to minimize your risk and feel good about your real estate investments.

Continue Reading

Are You Ready to Create Cash Flow Now?

Real estate has historically created more wealth than any other investment platform. This exchange or transfer of wealth has happened over and over again and most clearly during the tough economic times of recession.

I believe we are experiencing the greatest transfer of real estate wealth of our generation. Understanding the dynamics at play in the current market and how to position to leverage the voids in the market with low downside risk is the key to your wealth and income.

Continue Reading

Wholesaling Real Estate: The New Virtual Trend

Wholesaling is a great way to get started into real estate because it does not require good credit and takes very little money to get started. Wholesaling has allowed me to escape my “Corporate America” job.

I wholesaled in very high volume for a few years, which created a nice income stream to replace the salary from my job.

Continue Reading

How to Find a Contractor Who Can Deliver Price, Quality, and Speed

As we near the bottom of our real estate market, many investors are realizing it’s becoming a great market and it’s time to start buying houses again. Investors who buy now can hold onto the investment for very good cash flow or flip the house for an instant income.

The process of taking a wholesale property and then transforming it into an income producing asset usually requires some “rehab” work, and when searching for a great contractor you will want to balance the price, quality, and speed of the project…

Continue Reading

Wholesaling Real Estate: 4 More Ways to Find Motivated Sellers

This article completes our series on “wholesaling” real estate. So, I’d like to give you a few more ways to get wholesaling prospects. If you are wholesaling real estate, you need to know how to find motivated sellers. Here are a few ideas that cost a little money, but bring results much faster.

Then, let’s talk about the four most important questions you need to ask your prospects…

Continue Reading

Wholesaling: How to Find the Right Kind of House

If you live in a major metropolitan area, like I do, it will be very hard to drive all over town to look for houses. For me, it can take an hour to get from one side of town to the other. You’ll quickly find that you are spending more time driving than actually looking at houses or talking to motivated sellers. Don’t confuse busy work with productive activity.

You should get to know your farm area like…

Continue Reading

9 Essential Clauses for Your Purchase Agreements

I found from experience that if I don’t close the seller at the first meeting, the chances of getting that deal are small. That’s why it’s important to do everything possible to get a signature at that first meeting.

Here are some examples of some clauses to incorporate into your real estate Purchase Agreement. Get it reviewed by an attorney or title company to make sure it complies with your local laws and modify where necessary.

Continue Reading

Wholesaling Real Estate: How to Close the Deal

There’s an old saying: “A verbal contract is as good as the paper it’s written on.” Once you find that elusive motivated seller, you’ll need a document to “tie up” or buy the house using a Purchase Agreement or contract.

Write up EVERYTHING that you and the seller have agreed to verbally. Unless you have it in writing and signed, you have NO agreement at all.

Continue Reading

Wholesaling: How to Build an Investor Buyers List

Knowing you have a list of potential buyers makes the job a whole lot easier and gets you cash a whole lot FASTER. It may seem crazy to line up investors even before you even have a house, but believe me, it’s a necessary step!

Think about this for a moment – suppose you find a great deal with a huge profit potential. You know you can get a contract on it. Great. But you can’t make ANY money until you have…

Continue Reading

Wholesaling Real Estate: A Quick-Start Guide to Flipping Houses

As you’re starting, you will be learning different methods of making money as a creative real estate investor.

Wholesaling, also called “house flipping,” is one of those “must know” methods. It probably not be a method that will make you rich, but it is certainly a method that you must know in order to turn certain types of deals into fast cash.

You can expect a profit of $5,000 or more on every flip…

Continue Reading
Hide me
Let Us Help You Achieve Better Results. (IT's FREE!)
Name Email
Show me