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  • Create a Strategic Plan in 4 Steps (& an Hour or Less!)

    January 21, 2020 by

    We’ve all heard the term “strategic plan,” but many of us don’t think it applies. Let me be the first to tell you that it does! Whether you have a goal to create a $35 million real estate portfolio or want to buy one single family home every year until you retire, you need to have a… Read more

  • First Flip: By the Numbers

    January 17, 2020 by

    This was my first flip! It was a lot of fun, but A LOT of work. My dad and I did most of the work, and we put a lot of sweat equity into it. We hired a few things out like the plumbing and electrical, and some of the painting, but that was really… Read more

  • Park Manor Flip: By the Numbers

    January 17, 2020 by

    This was a relatively straight forward flip. It was quick and easy. Inexpensive, and there were almost no surprises.  We purchased the property from a wholesaler for $175,000. I used hard money at an interest rate of 12% per year. The loan had a term for six months, and I paid 2.5 points on the… Read more

  • Biggest Flip

    January 1, 2020 by

    This was a tough project. Not only were there numerous unexpected issues with the house itself, but even more issues with the contractors we hired. They lied, they overinflated their abilities, and they really just weren’t very skilled.  It took a lot of time, effort and money to undo what they did and get back… Read more

  • 3 Reasons You Should NOT Hire a Coach as a Newbie Investor

    January 1, 2020 by

    I believe that everyone can benefit from a coach. Whether you are a health care provider, business owner, professional athlete, or real estate investor, a coach can help you in a variety of ways. They can help you achieve things faster than you ever thought possible. A coach can get you through the rough times.… Read more

  • Corporate Rentals: Are They Worth Investing In?

    January 1, 2020 by

    Should you invest in corporate rentals? Short answer: only if you like cash flow! Corporate rentals are apartments, units, or houses that are most commonly used by business travelers. These units typically come fully furnished and have all the basic necessities a traveler would need for a short-term stay. Corporate rentals’ lease lengths fall somewhere between… Read more

  • 3 Reasons Newbie Investors Should Hire a Coach

    December 29, 2019 by

    As a new investor, real estate can be very daunting. There is so much to learn: various strategies to pursue, financing options, deal structures. Then, there’s the challenge of finding the deal, running the numbers, and doing your due diligence. No wonder so many people never buy their first property! If you’re a new investor and you… Read more

  • 4 Key Ways to Build Wealth in Real Estate

    December 3, 2019 by

    There are so many reasons to invest in real estate! Talk to 10 investors, and you will get 10 different answers. Some will say that they appreciate the extra cash the investment brings in each month. Others will say that they appreciate the appreciation (see what I did there?) and like to see their properties… Read more

  • 3 Steps to Kickstart Your Real Estate Investing Journey

    December 3, 2019 by

    We all know people who are crushing it in real estate. But for some reason, we doubt our ability to do the same! When I talk to hopeful investors, I hear the same reasons repeatedly. These “reasons” are really just excuses—justifications that people use to avoid getting into the business. These include fear of the… Read more

  • Developing Your Why!

    November 19, 2019 by

    I am a firm believer in mindset and goal setting and this is the foundation of all my courses and coaching. This is something that we need to work on consistently.  It is not something we can do once and be done.  Here are 6 steps to help you develop your WHY and be on… Read more

  • 15 Questions to Ask Your Property Manager

    November 6, 2019 by

    Your property manager has an important job to do: take good care of your investment.  They do this by putting quality tenants in your property and keeping them there by taking care of them and the property.  They have the challenge of taking care of both the tenant and the property owner, but they ultimately… Read more

  • 12 Questions for Your General Contractor

    November 5, 2019 by

    Before undergoing a renovation, whether it is for your primary residence or an investment property, finding the right contractor is so important!  We have all heard stories about contractors running off with money for materials, with no materials to show and the contractor gone without a trace. Or the story your friend told where their… Read more

  • Building a Legacy

    October 22, 2019 by

    3 days after returning to my Army unit after maternity leave with my first daughter, I received an email with orders to deploy to Afghanistan in three months. The same month my husband would deploy (yes, the Army can and does do this!). We would have to move our baby to our parents and not… Read more

  • 4 Main Ways to Build Wealth in Real Estate

    October 16, 2019 by

    There are so many reasons to invest in real estate.  Talk to ten investors, and you will get ten different answers.  Some will say that they appreciate the extra cash the investment brings in each month, and others will say that they appreciate the appreciation (see what I did there?) and like to see their… Read more

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