Archive for February, 2013

I just wanted to let you know that my good friend Duncan Wierman just sent me a copy of his latest edition Online Lead Finder Software (Version 2.1.0) for harvesting leads off the Internet in seconds. Because of our close friendship, Duncan is allowing me to give this incredible software away for FREE to our [...]
Mon, March 4th at 5:30 PM @ Crowne Plaza Ravinia, Atlanta Atlanta REIA Main Meeting with Don DeRosa on The “New Subject-To” Strategies That Work in Today’s Real Estate Market at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia on March 4th Atlanta REIA Members Can Attend at No Charge.Guests Can RSVP Online Now for $15 or Pay $20 [...]
Making a Fortune Buying Houses with No Money and No Credit The Ultimate 2 Day Boot Camp to Buying Houses “Subject To”with Don DeRosa on March 23 & 24, 2013 from 8AM – 5PM at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia, Atlanta, GAEarly Registration Special Ends Wed, Mar 20th Don will be recording this event in efforts [...]
Download The Profit Newsletter for March 2013 (PDF) The March 2013 Edition ofThe Profit is Ready for Download! The March 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 and [...]
“The right tool for the job” ~ slogan for True Temper Tools Congratulations – you made it through the winter and spring is on its way!  I think spring is a perfect time to take an inventory of your real estate investment “tools.” And if you’ve been sitting on the sidelines, wondering if real estate [...]
WGC Commercial Lending is a National full service commercial finance company, providing all types of commercial real estate and business financing to real estate investors and small/medium size businesses. WGC provides financing across four major categories which are; commercial real estate, general small business loans/lines of credit, equipment leasing and asset based lending.  The company [...]
To Deed…Or NOT To Deed? THAT Is the Question(When Buying Real Estate) Welcome back again! If you’ve been keeping up with my last 2 articles, you’ll remember that we’ve been discussing one of the best strategies for doing deals in 2013 & beyond – Wholesaling Pretty Houses! This type of deal is most advantageous for [...]

Are Self Directed IRAs Safe?

Posted on February 28, 2013 by
FDIC Insured All un-invested cash in your self directed IRA is FDIC insured. As a note, FDIC insurance only covers cash balances, not once you make a purchase of a non-traditional asset. All credit card transactions are safe — American IRA is certified by Security Metrics. All accounting is processed through a top-rated trust accounting [...]
Kim and I are teaching a financial calculator course later this month (February 23, 2013).  Yesterday, an investor called to ask whether he really needed to take the course.  I explained that a contractor’s most important tool is a hammer, a NASCAR driver’s most important tool is a racecar, and a real estate investor’s most [...]

How Banks Are Committing Fraud, Part 1

Posted on February 28, 2013 by
Throughout the late 1990s and early 2000s, we experienced an unprecedented housing boom.  Easy credit flooded the marketplace and home ownership surged to unheard of levels.  Along with inflating an unsustainable bubble, the housing boom created a rich climate for mortgage fraud. The bust that followed changed the nature of the crime, but it has [...]