Student Case Studies, Cruisin’ for Comps and More

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Student Case Studies, Cruisin’ for Comps and More

Student Case Studies, Cruisin’ for Comps and More

One of the most important pieces of information that I like to provide you with is real life case studies from students who have completed our training programs and are now successfully flipping properties. A student of mine, Nick Zalonis, recently purchased his first property that we are working with him through our Freedom Funding…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Freeland Lending Offers Asset Based Funding To Strategic Real Estate Coach Members Nationwide

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Freeland Lending Offers Asset Based Funding To Strategic Real Estate Coach Members Nationwide

In this episode of Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio, Josh Cantwell introduces Freeland Lending, a direct real estate lending company that he started. Freeland officially launched on June 1, 2015.  P.S. After you tune in to this free podcast, I’d really appreciate it if you could leave me a review. It’ll only take you a…  Continue Reading

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What You Should Know About Real Estate Contracts

What You Should Know About Real Estate Contracts

Some basic information about real estate contracts that might help you with your next deal As a professional investor you already know that it’s almost impossible to buy or sell a house, an office building, land, or just about any other kind of property without real estate contracts. But what exactly is a contract, and…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 10 Simple Methods To Find Qualified Contractors

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 10 Simple Methods To Find Qualified Contractors

In this episode of Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio, Josh Cantwell gives you 10 simple methods to locate and hire qualified contractors. This can sometimes be a tough feat if you’re newer to the business and need to find quality contractors who will respect your timeline and budget. Josh will cover everything from hanging out…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Why Conventional Bank Loans Don’t Work for 97% of Real Estate Investments

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Why Conventional Bank Loans Don’t Work for 97% of Real Estate Investments

In this episode of Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio, Josh Cantwell talks about why conventional bank financing and conventional bank lending doesn’t work for most real estate investment properties. P.S. After you tune in to this free podcast, I’d really appreciate it if you could leave me a review. It’ll only take you a second… and…  Continue Reading

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Are You Ready to Receive the Keys to the Ship?

Are You Ready to Receive the Keys to the Ship?

  Have you been using the 21 simple and FREE online methods to find great real estate investments I told you about last week? You should be! If you missed it you can download and listen to it here. If you have access to the internet, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t be browsing those…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 16 Simple and Powerful Paid Offline Marketing Methods to Find Killer Real Estate Investments

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 16 Simple and Powerful Paid Offline Marketing Methods to Find Killer Real Estate Investments

  In this episode of Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio, Josh Cantwell covers 16 simple and powerful paid offline marketing methods to help you find killer real estate investments.  P.S. After you tune in to this free podcast, I’d really appreciate it if you could leave me a review. It’ll only take you a second……  Continue Reading

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How to Find Off-Market Properties to Flip

How to Find Off-Market Properties to Flip

Want to get into the real estate investing game? Here’s what you need to know about how to find off-market properties to flip. Does it seem like every other investor out there has the magical ability to find off-market properties to flip? You can learn to do this, too. As a real estate investor you should…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 6 Simple and Powerful Paid Online Softwares to Find Killer Real Estate Deals

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 6 Simple and Powerful Paid Online Softwares to Find Killer Real Estate Deals

In this episode of Strategic Real Estate Radio, Josh Cantwell covers six paid online softwares you can purchase to find killer real estate investments. P.S. After you tune in to this free podcast, I’d really appreciate it if you could leave me a review. It’ll only take you a second… and keeps me motivated to…  Continue Reading

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Finding, Launching And Selling Rehabs, Rentals and Real Estate Investment Properties Using 21 FREE ONLINE Acquisition Resources and the Property Launch Formula

Finding, Launching And Selling Rehabs, Rentals and Real Estate Investment Properties Using 21 FREE ONLINE Acquisition Resources and the Property Launch Formula

Are you getting into your real estate investing career and feeling a little stuck on where to find great properties to invest in? Does it seem like there isn’t really anything available in your market? That isn’t true and you just aren’t looking in the right places or looking at ENOUGH prospects. As my brother…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 21 Simple & Powerful FREE ONLINE Methods to Find Killer Real Estate Investments

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 21 Simple & Powerful FREE ONLINE Methods to Find Killer Real Estate Investments

In this episode of Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio, Josh Cantwell covers 21 FREE online resources to help you find some killer real estate investments. He will walk you through how each method works. P.S. After you tune in to this free podcast, I’d really appreciate it if you could leave me a review. It’ll…  Continue Reading

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Buying and Selling HUD Homes

Buying and Selling HUD Homes

  So you’ve signed up for our free HUD Homes webinar with myself and my buddy John Cochran, now what? Let’s get back to basics for a minute. You might be asking yourself “Josh, what exactly IS a HUD home?” A HUD home is a 1-to-4 unit residential property acquired by HUD (Housing and Urban…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: How to Use HomePath.com

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: How to Use HomePath.com

In this podcast, Josh Cantwell covers how to use HomePath.com. HomePath.com is a website where you can search thousands of foreclosed Fannie Mae homes instantly. You do not have to be a licensed real estate agent to buy homes from this site. You can search through specific criteria to find properties that fit your location and budget….  Continue Reading

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Flip More – What You Should Know about Marketing a Real Estate Business

Flip More – What You Should Know about Marketing a Real Estate Business

Take a look at some essentials of marketing a real estate business. You might be surprised by what you learn. You’ve probably been slaving away at your real estate investment business for years, and don’t think you could possibly learn anything new, right? Well, maybe. Take a minute to check out these points raised by…  Continue Reading

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The Strategic Real Estate Run Down 5/2/15 – A New Way to Market Houses

The Strategic Real Estate Run Down 5/2/15 – A New Way to Market Houses

Hey Guys, It’s Josh Cantwell checking in. I hope you’re having a great Saturday! The snow has melted and we’re finally experiencing spring. The real estate market is HOT – this might be the strongest spring season I can remember. I’ve been able to sell 7 properties in the last 60 days and I’ve got many…  Continue Reading

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Real Estate Investment Courses – Accelerated Investor

When you join the Accelerated Investor Pro Master Mind, you join part of an elite group of real estate investors. As part of the master mind, you’ll gain access to some of the best minds in the real estate investing industry today. You’ll be invited to weekly business building coaching calls where we focus on…  Continue Reading

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Buyers Pay 20% More to be in Top-Rated School Districts

House hunters are a savvy bunch these days. Thanks to the internet, they can look at houses without even contacting a real estate agent, and even learn about the area by doing some research on their own. One of the top searches for these house hunters is performed by school district. What schools are ranked…  Continue Reading

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[Free Podcast] Former Clinical Therapist does deal, makes $94,000 using SREC investing systems!

Hey there, I hope you like cool free stuff because I have yet another Free Gift for you today. This interview that I recorded with Kyle is pretty cool. Here’s why. Kyle is a former clinical therapist who became one of my super real estate investing success stories and NOW HE’S ONE OF MY COACHES….  Continue Reading

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[Free MP3 Interview] Former Accountant makes $200,000 on ONE DEAL using my system!

[Free MP3 Interview] Former Accountant makes $200,000 on ONE DEAL using my system!

Good Morning, I have a Free Gift for you today. Do you like free stuff? I do…. You can download it here The other day I interviewed and recorded my conversation with a $40k Flips Student. His name is Scott from San Fran CA and he made $200,000 on a deal using my system. Scott’s…  Continue Reading

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5 Groups Of Homebuyers Flooding The Housing Market

1. Traditional, entry level buyers – They have been waiting out the housing market downturn from 7 years ago. For this group, if they can provide the proper documentation, they can get a mortgage. 2. & 3. Move up and move down buyers – These buyers had a mortgage a long time ago, and now…  Continue Reading

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Help Homeowners Avoid The Loan Modification Trap [InfoGraphic]

  Most loan modification programs focus on making payments affordable for the short term instead of reducing the borrower’s principal to eliminate the burden of negative equity (when what is owed on the house is more than its value). What is a Loan Modification? According to HUD, a loan modification “is a permanent change in…  Continue Reading

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Have You Checked Out SREC TV Yet?

Have you been to SREC TV yet? If not, go now and visit http://strategicrealestatecoach.tv and tune in to the latest video and podcast episodes for what’s happening in the world of active real estate investing. It’s Real Estate Made Easy! Join Josh Cantwell as he tours houses he has purchased to rehab and sell, listen…  Continue Reading

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Profit Time: Heights Drive Is Sold!

Profit Time: Heights Drive Is Sold!

I’m so excited to show you this property – for the last time! We’re closing on this house for $124,900 – the loan package is at the title company and once we get the inspection certificate, we’ll transfer this house to the new owner, sometime within about 48 hours! Come with me as we go…  Continue Reading

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New Coach Joins The Strategic Real Estate Coach Team

Strategic Real Estate Coach (SREC) is proud to announce the addition of a new real estate investing coach to its team, Millen Atwood. Millen Atwood was introduced to real estate in high school, while helping an investor in repairs and updates to his income properties. He started his investment career in 1988 after getting married,…  Continue Reading

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Is Another Housing Boom On The Way?

Is Another Housing Boom On The Way?

Mortgage rates are still at rock-bottom levels, and will stay there for the foreseeable future. The total number of foreclosures are down. Home prices and the number of new home sales are up. Is this glimmer of recovery in the housing market a signal of a larger housing boom about to happen? Barclays Capital is…  Continue Reading

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2013 Is Your Year To Be Daring, I’m Going To Help

2013 Is Your Year To Be Daring, I’m Going To Help

The New Year is just around the corner; it’s a time to start fresh and focus on new goals and what you want to change in your life. So I’m setting out a challenge for you:   I DARE YOU to make it the best year yet. I DARE YOU to make more money this…  Continue Reading

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Home Sales Rose 2% in October

October brought more encouraging news to the housing market, as the pace of home sales rose by over 2%, up 11% from last year. This despite the destruction from Hurricane Sandy. The actual number, 4.79 million, was higher than predicted. Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors commented that, “the market is…  Continue Reading

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Home Ownership Possible After Foreclosure or Short Sale

 There’s a new term in real estate to know – boomerang buyers. This is the term the Wall Street Journal has coined for people who have gone through a foreclosure or a short sale and are ready to be a homeowner again. They have come through the rough patch and are back in the market….  Continue Reading

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What Do Mortgage Lenders Look For In A Borrower?

There’s been a lot of coverage in the news lately about low interest rates on home loans, and this is causing more and more people to either try and refinance or get approval to move forward with a new home purchase. Even though mortgage rates are low and deals plentiful, it’s still not easy to…  Continue Reading

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Home Prices Hit 5 Year High

Although the inventory of new homes on the market remained at near record lows last month, home prices rose to their highest level in five years. The current inventory would take 4.5 months to clear, mirroring July’s data. The median price of a home rose by over 11% to $256,000, a point not seen since…  Continue Reading

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John Cochran Newest Coach at Strategic Real Estate Coach

Twenty-nine year old Cochran lives in Dayton, Ohio. He is a Real Estate Investor who has flipped over 150 real estate deals in his 11-year career. He started his career doing a lot of rehabbing, and then he bought a HUD house for $18.47 and got hooked on wholesaling homes for big profits. Once he…  Continue Reading

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Homes Just Hitting the Market Selling Faster

 This week the National Association of Realtors announced that the average amount of time a home is on the market has gone from 98 days at this time last year to just 69 days. In fact, one third of the houses on entering the market sold in less than a month. The trend reflects increased buyer…  Continue Reading

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Home Prices Reach Highest Point Since 2006

Earlier this week CoreLogic reported that year over year home prices rose to the highest point since August 2006 – 3.8%. On top of that, July marked the fifth straight month over month increase. CoreLogic chief economist, Mark Fleming, indicated that this growth is likely to result in price gains for the rest of the year….  Continue Reading

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Best Cities for Buying and Selling Houses

Where are the best markets in the country for buying and selling houses? Zillow recently ranked the top 10 markets to find out where buyers or sellers hold the most power. Zillow defines a buyer’s market as one in which “buyers have more bargaining power” because houses tend to stay on the market longer and…  Continue Reading

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Pocket Listings Gaining Popularity

Sometimes, for whatever reason, home sellers just don’t want to publicize the fast that they are selling their house. In this case, the house is a “pocket listing,” and it is not listed on the MLS. Instead, it is marketed directly by a real estate agent or broker. This gives the seller more control over…  Continue Reading

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