Archive for September, 2016

Subject-To Real Estate Contracts

Posted on September 7, 2016 by
Existing Loan Stays In Place – No Liability To You! “In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.” ~ Dalai Lama A Subject-To deal simply means that you get the deed/title to a property and take control over the property. The existing loans stay in place in the original […]
Last month I talked about how I created a near disaster for my family because I got too big for my britches and thought I could buy 100 houses in one year when I truly was not prepared to undertake a monumental task that large that has so many tentacles I had no idea I […]
As a Mentor, one of the biggest things I stress to my Students/Partners is that you can’t buy and flip houses in sloooow motion.  As soon as a Seller calls you, you should fill out a Seller Information Sheet and schedule for the following day (within 24 Hours) an appointment to see the house.  Most […]
There I was standing on the side lines in one of the hottest housing markets scratching my head as to whether I should buy and get in the game. I was new to the real estate game. I had been buying for a few years. I had limited access to money. The year was 1991. […]
Since 1999, Kim and I have continually learned from Pete Fortunato how to creatively structure and fund our deals – without going to banks! The BEST real estate investing meeting we attend is the weekly Real Estate Exchangers meeting in St. Petersburg, Florida.  It’s creative deal structuring and funding at its most pure. Here’s an […]
As an agent for 35 years, I am that real estate agent that truly loves real estate.  Yes, at the gym, or riding in a car on vacation, or, sunning on the beach, you will find me reading the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Business Chronicle, Neighbor Newspapers, Realtor Magazine, and the list goes on and on.  […]
If you own rental property or investment property within a real estate IRA, it’s important to be careful with the money you spend making improvements. While many people make improvements and upgrades to their own homes to increase their enjoyment of their homes, not every home improvement immediately adds to the dollar value of a […]

Seven Touch-Ups to Help Sell Your House

Posted on September 7, 2016 by
In the world of real estate investing, knowing the key elements to make your current or next deal ready to sell fast can add huge profits to your pocket. After all, time is money. I have to stress real estate investing using REIA comps to see all the transactions in your market area is key. […]
Since this scenario has arisen for me in the past on a couple of really good deals with a lot of income potential, I thought I would take the time to explain to you how to deal with this kind of problem. Sometimes you will put a property under contract with a seller, get all […]
Cash flow and equity are the two main reasons for doing a master lease option (MLO) deal. Both can be had using this creative technique to close real estate deals. Proper management will create both and make your next deal a cash cow! Business is not about making money, it’s about keeping it. It doesn’t […]