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Market Update

Filed in General by on September 19, 2014 0 Comments
Market Update

This was a very interesting month because one economist got quite of bit of attention for his opinion, which is not shared by most economists; this is probably what created the stir.  That opinion is that the mortgage market is heading for another crash.  Richard Bove, an economist at Rafferty Capital Markets, suggests that we […]

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Navigating Regulations with Owner Financing

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Navigating Regulations with Owner Financing

Last month I did a presentation in Minnesota teaching investors how to purchase property using the subject-to method.  This method is simply taking title to a house without paying off the current loan. You are essentially informally taking over the loan.  There are a lot of advantages to this method, which we talked about in […]

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Twin Cities Class! How to Value Real Estate: Learn to nail your property values

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Twin Cities Class! How to Value Real Estate:  Learn to nail your property values

After repaired value is one of the hardest and most important skills as a real estate investor. If you miss this number you could lose a lot more than your shirt. Learn from a pro on what someone will pay for your property. There are often many mistakes when it comes to valuation (even from […]

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Market Update

Filed in General by on August 27, 2014 0 Comments
Market Update

Overall, there are a lot of positives in our current economy.  The Fed met shortly after it was announced that GDP grew 4% last quarter and shared that it feels confident.  The Fed minutes indicated that it could be possible to increase the pace of its policy changes.  I take that to mean the tapering […]

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Partners – Triumph or Tragedy? 2 reasons why you want them and 2 reasons why you don’t

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Partners – Triumph or Tragedy? 2 reasons why you want them and 2 reasons why you don’t

I have been part of and seen many great partnerships.  I have also seen and been part of some not so great partnerships.  What I have learned over the last 13 years in real estate is that partners are essential to success, but they can also single handedly derail your deals, your career, and your […]

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