How To Protect Yourself When Doing Real Estate Investing Deals

I’ve got some good news:  Protecting yourself on real estate deals is actually pretty easy for you to learn. Here are some suggestions for you: Confirm the After-Repaired Value Of The Property “After-repaired value” is the value of the property after any and all repairs have been made, and the property is in “retail sale” (i.e. excellent) condition.  We’ll call this the … Read More

The 3 Crucial Mistakes That Guarantee You’ll Fail As A Real Estate Investor

Take a moment to answer this question:  When I say the term “real estate investing”, what do you think of? Go ahead – take a second to think about it right now. For most people, that term conjures thoughts of landlords fighting with bad tenants – or images of doing fixer-upper projects on old houses.  You might even think about … Read More

The 3 Crucial Mistakes That Guarantee You’ll Fail As A Real Estate Investor (Part 3)

Crucial Mistake #3: Failure To Establish Clear Goals And Defining “Success” As Anything Other Than Making Big Profits… There’s only one reason for you to be a real estate investor:  TO MAKE MONEY. Seems obvious, doesn’t it? But I’ve discovered that some investors don’t have a clear profit motive for being in the business. Just imagine this [very common] scenario: An aspiring real … Read More