Archive for May, 2013

Download The Profit Newsletter for June 2013 (PDF) The June 2013 Edition ofThe Profit is Ready for Download! The June 2013 edition of The Profit Newsletter is now ready for download as a High Quality PDF or Low Res PDF format. The Profit is the official newsletter of the Atlanta Real Estate Investors Alliance (Atlanta [...]
Sat & Sun, June 15th & 16th @ 9:00 AM in Tampa, FL Peter Fortunato’s Real Estate Acquisition Techniques ClassSat & Sun, June 15th & 16th in Tampa, FL Atlanta REIA is very excited to announce Peter Fortunato’s upcoming, 2 day Real Estate Acquisition Techniques Class in Tampa, FL on June 15th and 16th. Keep [...]
Do you have a business card? Do you keep them with you at all times since you never know when or where you’re going to meet someone important such as a potential buyer, seller, joint venture partner or private money lender? It never ceases to amaze me how many investors I meet at seminars, conventions [...]
First-quarter results of the Atlanta real estate market are in! If you’re an investor who is determined to buy real estate right now, while things are hot, then this information is definitely for you! So let’s get down to – or into – business! Make no mistake:The Atlanta real estate market isn’t just hot – [...]

How We Financed The Deal

Posted on May 31, 2013 by
Our last column sure brought in a ton of calls and emails!  In that column, we explained how last month we found, closed and financed a home in just three days by knocking on sellers’ doors – and didn’t use any of our own money.  (Click here for the article titled “What’s Old is What’s [...]
“Without a sense of teamwork I think it’s really hard to build a great business.”~ Martha Stewart Sticker shock. I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling it these days. In the doctor’s office, at my kid’s college, and at the grocery store. Business expenses are going up, too. Have you priced Microsoft Office Pro [...]
It is impossible to outline a single set of guidelines for due diligence, but here is a basic checklist, in no particular order, to begin your due diligence with a deal presented by another investor (referred to as offeror here). No money or commitment should change hands until you have satisfied at least this preliminary [...]
WARNING: If You Own Any Properties In Your Own Name Statistics Show You Have A Huge Target On Your Back And A Damaging Lawsuit Is Just Around The Corner If You Don’t Do Something FAST To Prevent This From Happening To You! Let me share some very important facts that unless you do something FAST [...]
Has This Ever Happened To You? You spend a good chunk of time writing what you think is a KILLER ad. You’ve picked where you’re going to advertise (Offline? Online? Both?). You set aside some marketing money, and hope that it works out by bringing you back some leads, which should turn out to be [...]

GET-ER-DONE!

Posted on May 31, 2013 by
It amazes me how some people, most in fact, who have the same amount of hours in a day, get so little done. I’ve always had a hard time understanding why people intentionally waste time and live an unproductive life. Most people are just hanging around waiting to die. Every day is the same, more [...]