Ways To Finance Your Commercial Real Estate Purchases



Commercial real estate investing can truly be a lucrative business, but before you decide how to finance your purchase, you need to know what you are planning to do with the property. In other words, your exit strategy will determine how you’ll want to finance the property.

How to Make a Six Figure Salary in Real Estate: Part Two



This is the second of a series of articles I will be writing on some of the proven methods to obtain a yearly six figure income as a real estate investor.

Buying Properties Using Your IRA funds



One of the best ways to both invest for your retirement and at the same time use your retirement funds to increase your wealth is to invest with before-tax funds in a Self-Directed Individual Retirement Account (SDIRA).  Regular IRAs are typically limited to only certain investments, such as CDs and mutual funds.  The SDIRA, however, […]

How to Make a Six Figure Salary in Real Estate: Part One



This is the first of a series of articles I will be writing on some of the proven methods to obtain a yearly six figure income as a real estate investor. The goal of every real estate investor is to make a comfortable living.  For some people this may be making an extra few thousand […]

Title Problems That Can Kill Your Real Estate Closing



There is a poster I keep in my office entitled “The real estate closing”, and it’s made up of three panels.  The first panel has all of the participants in the closing sitting straight up in an orderly fashion in a rowboat with oars ready to get started.  The appraiser, the lender, the real estate […]

Are We Facing The End Of The Fix And Flip Market?



Investors across the country are finding their fix and flip investment strategies harder to implement.  The distressed properties are still out there.  The problem is the influx of buy and hold investors who are willing to pay higher prices for these distressed properties.  These new investors to the party are cutting in to the profit […]

Networking for Commercial Real Estate Investors



As any experienced real estate investor will tell you, networking is the single most important aspect of their business. You can only do so many things at one time to generate leads. Proper networking will bring deals to your door that you otherwise would have missed out on

Who Can I Sue? Lawsuits Against Appraisers



We live in one of the most litigious societies on the planet. Whenever we feel a wrong has been done to us we want to blame someone for it and make them pay. While this has caused a lot of controversy both in the media and the legal field, sometimes a topic comes along that stirs up all of our emotions…

Too Many Properties, Not Enough Time



Property management is one of the most aggravating chores a real estate investor deal with on a day to day basis. Property management takes time, but it doesn’t have to be yours. You will want to hire a team of helpers such as contractors and repair people and put together your own property management team if you start to acquire multiple properties.

Ten Ways to Increase the Value of Commercial Real Estate



Did you know that commercial real estate offers much more potential for investors in terms of creating added value? While the value of residential properties is often tied to the market it’s stuck in, local factors don’t always affect commercial properties in the same way…