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Beating The iBuyer

Filed in Fix and Flip by on October 14, 2019 0 Comments
Beating The iBuyer

Being so close to Halloween, I thought I would write the scariest article to real estate investors and Realtors that I could think of. iBuyers are the zombies eating away at your opportunities. They are murdering growth and killing dreams!! Let’s start with what an iBuyer is and what they do, and what we as […]

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Debt vs. Equity

Filed in Fix and Flip, Investment Secrets by on June 12, 2019 0 Comments
Debt vs. Equity

Strategies to fund your next real estate purchase: As a hard money lender, I get calls daily from real estate investors wanting help funding their next project. Many of them are so focused on one way to do it, they sometimes miss opportunities to make money. It was a few months ago I spoke with […]

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The Single Member LLC – Should I Use One?

Filed in Fix and Flip, General by on November 7, 2018 0 Comments
The Single Member LLC – Should I Use One?

Correct use of entities in a real estate investing business is one of the most common mistakes I see investors making. A Single Member Limited Liability Company or SMLLC, being the most common. In the states we work, we are lucky to be afforded the opportunity to use SMLLCs because not all states allow them. […]

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Drive for Show, Putt for Dough: Why Smaller Moves Will Make You More Money

Filed in Fix and Flip, Investment Secrets by on September 11, 2018 0 Comments
Drive for Show, Putt for Dough: Why Smaller Moves Will Make You More Money

Last week I shot a 97. That was my best round yet. I started golfing about 3 years ago, and I am enjoying the challenge. I first took lessons to learn how to hold the club and make contact with the ball, which was surprisingly difficult. I remember that accidentally breaking a club in half […]

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How to Nail Your ARV Before You Buy: 5 Common Property Valuation Mistakes

Filed in Fix and Flip by on July 10, 2018 0 Comments
How to Nail Your ARV Before You Buy: 5 Common Property Valuation Mistakes

The biggest reason fix and flip investors lose money is they make mistakes estimating the after repaired value (ARV). Getting the value and the repair budget right, or at least close, is essential to your success. Analyzing numbers on a deal is easy, but coming up with the numbers to plug into your formula can […]

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