5 Most Landlord Friendly States - Before purchasing a rental property, you’ll want to be informed on how lease agreements, security deposits, and evictions will be handled in that state. The implications can be substantial, so you don’t want to overlook this list!
Creating a Strategy to Reach Your Financial Goals (Free Download!) - Goal setting is so important, and that’s why I'm passionate about sharing the message of finding your Freedom Number. However, it’s important to set short-term goals in order to reach your ultimate goal of financial freedom. In this post, we're sharing a free resource you can use to set short-term financial goals.
Flipping Houses vs. Owning Rental Properties - Flipping houses and owning buy and hold rental properties are two of the most popular real estate strategies. These two strategies work very differently, and generally I recommend that you choose one path. This post is designed to help you choose the right strategy for your lifestyle.
10 Tax Deductions for Real Estate Investors - My favorite tax accountant Tom Wheelwright likes to say, “if you’re a real estate investor and you’re paying taxes, then you’re doing something wrong!” One of the top benefits of real estate investing is the enormous overall implication on your tax burden. This post outlines five tax deductions you’ll want to consider!
How to Prioritize Profit in Your Real Estate Business - Finances are an integral part of running any business, and real estate investing is no different. Figuring out how to properly and effectively structure your finances can be confusing, but a couple years ago we discovered a method that totally changed our business!
The Worst Way to Invest in Real Estate - I find that many new investors make this one huge mistake! If you want to be profitable as an investor, this post is for you!
What's the Difference Between an A, B, and C Neighborhood? - Chances are, you’ve heard investors throw around the classifications of A, B, and C neighborhoods. This can be confusing if you’re new to the game. In this post, you'll learn how to distinguish between the different classifications.
How to Effectively Manage Your Real Estate Cash Flow - As your real estate portfolio grows, it becomes impossible to remember things like when you receive rent payments, when insurance is due, and other details about each individual property. That’s why it’s incredibly important to have a system in place to account for your cash flow. In this post, we're sharing how we manage cash flow in our biz!
Five Ways to Creatively Finance Your Next Real Estate Deal - You might think that investing is only about the numbers, but in order to grow your portfolio, you’ll need to put on your thinking hat and be creative! The beauty of investing in real estate is that there are many ways to finance a deal. It's important to be open-minded, and receptive to the possibilities. In this post, you'll learn about a few different creative financing options that could work for you!
5 Things You Need to Know Before Purchasing Your First Rental Property - Most investors hold misconceptions and make mistakes when they're starting out. I know that I did! Many of us learn through this process. You shouldn't beat yourself up if you overpay on your first rental or make extraneous renovations. What's important is that you learn from those mistakes, and get your strategy on the right path. In this post, I'm sharing five things I wish I had done correctly the first time around! Follow these five tips and you'll avoid a lot of headaches.