Archive for September, 2015

Mon, October 5th at 5:00 PM in Norcross, GA Atlanta REIA Main Monthly Meeting & Vendor Trade Show Oct 5th @ Atlanta Unity, Norcross, GA Finding and Negotiating with Motivated Sellers with Special Guest, Russ Hiner Atlanta REIA Members Can Attend at No Charge. This month, Guests Can RSVP Online Now for $20 or Pay […]
Thur, September 17th @ 6PM – Atlanta, GA Atlanta Intown Investors Club Buy, Sell, Trade, Network, Q&AThis Group is All About Doing Deals! September 17th, 6PM at Wrecking Bar BrewpubBring Your Deals, Biz Cards & FlyersAtlanta REIA Members & Non-Members Welcome! Atlanta REIA Members & Guests, Please RSVP on Meetup.com The Atlanta Intown Investors Club […]
Mon, September 21st @ 6:30PM in Sandy Springs, GA The Beginning Investors Group Anatomy of Creative Financing Deal Structures with Russ Hiner Atlanta REIA Members Attend for FREE & Guests for $15 Online or Pay $20 at the Door. Guests can join Atlanta REIA for Only $100/year and Attend for FREE! Atlanta REIA Members Please […]
Tue, September 22nd @ 6:30PM – Peachtree City, GA Peachtree City EPIC Group Come Discover the EPIC Group! with Chris and Donna Littleton September 22nd, 6:30PM, Green Ginger Asian Fusion 200 Market Place Connector, Peachtree City, GA Atlanta REIA Members & Guests Please RSVP on Meetup.com The EPIC Group, which stands for “Education, Properties, Income […]
Wed, Sept 23rd @ 6:30PM – Buford, GA Atlanta REIA North Meeting Learn About Home Inspections and How They Can Save You $$$$! with Special Guest, Rick Harris September 23rd, 6:30PM 1960 Skylar Hill Dr, Suite D, Buford, GA *DATE CHANGE* The Atlanta REIA North Meeting now meets on the 4th Wednesday every month. Atlanta […]
Thu, September 24th @ 11:30 AM in Sandy Springs, GA Commercial & Multi-Family Group Using Master Lease Options to Purchase Multifamily and Commercial Properties With Steve Brown & Bill Ham Atlanta REIA Members Attend for FREE and Guests for Only $5 at the Door. Guests can join Atlanta REIA for Only $100/year and Attend for […]
Mon, September 28th @ 6:30PM – Marietta, GA Atlanta REIA Wild Wild West Getting All the Money You Need to Do All the Deals You Want…And Have People Begging to Give You More!!! with Mark & Anne Lackey September 28th, 6:30PM, Cherokee Cattle Company 2710 Canton Rd, Marietta, GA Atlanta REIA Members Attend for NO […]

My Top 10 Landlording Lessons

Posted on September 16, 2015 by
Kim and I have been managing rental property and tenants since 1997. We still own the very first single-family investment property we bought way back then! Between then and now, we’ve made every landlording mistake in the book. We’ve bought bad rental properties, rented to awful tenants, and let tenants get three or four months […]
“Investment personality?” you might ask. “What’s an investment personality? I want to make more money than I have. That’s my investment personality.” Okay, we’ll admit it: the idea of an ‘investment personality’ might not seem to have a lot of merit at first—until you realize that you do have a set of clear priorities and […]
Last month it was in California, this month it was in South Carolina. All across the country we are seeing rescission letters stopping foreclosures in their tracks. Over the last few months I have been writing about how effective a Truth in Lending Act (TILA) rescission of your mortgage could be, and how the banks […]