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General, How to Find Deals

How To Find Foreclosures – The 5 Best Ways

Published April 04, 2021

How To Find Foreclosures - 5 Surefire Ways "Kevin, you have to help me find more deals!" One of my best clients complains to me...

General, Just for Landlords

Roles & Responsibilities Of A Property Manager

Published April 04, 2021

The Roles And Responsibilities Of A Property Manager Are you getting all you can out of your rentals with as little effort as possible? Property...

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7 Types Of Real Estate Investment Risks & How To Avoid Them

Published March 03, 2021

Tips To Avoid Real Estate Investment Risks All investments have risk! Even a CD at your bank carries risk as inflation could erode returns, and...

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Are Hard Money Loans A Good Idea? Weighing The Pros & Cons

Published March 03, 2021

Are Hard Money Loans A Good Idea? When Is It Right For You? Have you ever used a hammer on a screw? It does not...

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How To Buy A Foreclosure: A Step by Step Guide

Published December 12, 2020

How To Buy A Foreclosure: A Definitive Guide Foreclosure investing is an excellent way to buy deeply discounted properties and profit big! When real estate...

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Double Closing a Short Sale

Published May 05, 2016

Of course I need to start by admitting that I am not an attorney even though I did almost go to school to become one. ...

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4 Ways To Buy Rentals With No Down Payment

Published April 04, 2016

I got home from a party at about 3:00 am hungry for some leftover chicken wings, so I threw them in the microwave and sat...

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PORTFOLIO LENDERS: The scary truth about this necessary resource

Published January 01, 2016

Do you have aspirations of owning a real estate empire?  Do you dream about being able to retire and live the life of your dreams...

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MASTER LEASE: How to control millions in Real Estate with no money out of pocket

Published December 12, 2015

I was 25 years old and had a handful of rentals.  My goal was to buy as many rentals as I could and live off...

General, Market Information

Jefferson Park Home Market Getting a Bump – Pine Funds Construction

Published August 08, 2015

Jefferson Park is getting another 18 new townhomes. Dublin Development plans to start work this fall on a $6 million townhome project near 28th Avenue...

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3 Ways to Find Motivated Sellers on a Shoe String Budget

Published May 05, 2015

“Sorry Ryan.  I know it will be fun, but I can’t go because I don’t have the money.” This was a response to my friends...

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The Rules When Buying a Negative Cash Flow Property

Published April 04, 2015

Sometimes buying a property that has negative cash flow makes a lot of sense. This is especially true in the commercial space, but there could...

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Buy a House and Leave Closing with a Check

Published January 01, 2015

The first time I did this I purchased a rental and left the closing with a check for $21,000. Things have changed a lot since...

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5 Ways to Increase Rental Cash Flow

Published December 12, 2014

How would you like to give yourself a raise before the Holidays? Owning rental property is awesome for a lot of reasons, including the ability...

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Can you do what others can’t?

Published October 10, 2014

“I can’t find deals!” In almost every live class we do I hear the same thing. My response is typically… “Well, where are you looking?”...

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What are you Asking Yourself?

Published September 09, 2014

You are where you are today partly because of the questions you ask yourself.  Your success is determined by many things, taking action being at...

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Wholesaling Terms Deals: A Creative Way To Generate Instant Cash

Published June 06, 2014

About 13 years ago I got home from a night out with friends.  It was after 2am and I was not tired so I turned...

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Two Ways to Increase Cash Flow on Your Rentals

Published May 05, 2014

We joke in the office once every four weeks or so about how much we love the first week of each month.  The rent comes...

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Should you pay off your rental properties early?

Published May 05, 2014

When I started buying rental property a few years ago I financed them all with 30 year mortgages.  I wanted to create the most cash...

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When should you get your real estate license?

Published April 04, 2014

A common question we get is if a new or experienced investor should take the time to get their real estate license.  I think this...

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Lease Options For Loan Approval: How to Help Ensure Your Tenant Can Get Their Loan

Published March 03, 2014

Because homeownership is often less expensive than rent, we could see some of our rent-to-own tenant buyers start trying to execute their options.  If you...

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Gap Funding: A Great Way to Lose Money in Real Estate

Published February 02, 2014

One of the large mentorship programs - and star of a reality TV house flipping show - preaches debt stacking your real estate deals to...

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Denver Investor’s Real Estate Round Table 1/21/14

Published January 01, 2014

You don't want to miss this invaluable networking and learning opportunity! This is our most popular meeting of the year. This meeting has produced more...

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Four Legs of Success: Without them your table will fall

Published January 01, 2014

The investor you look up to seems to have it all.  He or she is doing multiple deals a month, they drive a nice car,...