10 Big Mistakes that Kill Real Estate Deals

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10 Big Mistakes that Kill Real Estate Deals

Don’t you wish someone could tell you all the mistakes you need to avoid before you actually make them? I recently sat down with my former coaching student, and now Head Coach of SREC, Kyle Garifo, to reflect on some of the mistakes and challenges that we faced investing in real estate and flipping investment…  Continue Reading

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4 Profit Centers of Real Estate

Step back and took a look at your life and observe where you are currently at. Are you currently happy with where you are and what you see? Are you living the lifestyle you have always wanted? Are you stable and where you want to be financially? If not, it may be time to invest…  Continue Reading

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3 Ways to Get Your Deals FUNDED

We know that there are multiple different ways to get real estate financing. The problem is that most real estate investors have no clue these options exist. They are tricked into thinking they need their own CASH or bank financing to fund their deals. They are lead to believe that they must WHOLESALE properties for…  Continue Reading

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4 Simple Ways to Automate Your Profit System

  Recently, I took a survey from some of our students to see what their top challenges are when it comes to real estate investing. For the beginners, we found out that finding great deals is their number one challenge, closely followed by getting the funding. For the more intermediate to advanced students we surveyed,…  Continue Reading

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7 Truths About Asset Based Lending

  The #1 challenge for real estate investor and entrepreneurs is FUNDING. How to get all the funding you need to acquire, re-position, stabilize, flip and/or rent distressed and discounted real estate properties. Truth is, there’s more funding and financing options in our real estate world today than at any other time in U.S. history….  Continue Reading

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7 Steps to Prep for a Fast Fix and Flip Real Estate Investment

Nothing sucks up money and eats into profits like a house sitting vacant so it’s an enormous mistake to buy a house and then have it sit for days, weeks, months before the repairs and work gets done. Trust me, I’ve made this mistake before and all of a sudden I’ve spent $1500 just on…  Continue Reading

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10 Must-Knows About Buying Real Estate Investment Properties at Auctions

If you’re interested in buying real estate as an investment, you should know the local MLS isn’t your only option. Real estate auctions are growing in popularity, especially for people looking for a bargain. Experienced investors often buy properties this way, but technology has simplified the process and has made it less intimidating to new…  Continue Reading

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The One Thing (Real Estate Lesson for Entrepreneurs)

The One Thing (Real Estate Lesson for Entrepreneurs)

The One Thing After coaching and consulting real estate entrepreneurs for nearly 10 years I’ve concluded that real estate investors need to do just ONE THING to be successful. Just One. Two Main QUESTIONS Without a doubt, the two main questions I get asked the most are 1) how do I find the deals? And…  Continue Reading

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How to Start Your Week with a Plan for Success

How to Start Your Week with a Plan for Success

About ten years ago, I was just a guy with a vision for a fixer-upper I wanted to buy and flip. I hated my job. I worked a lot of nights and weekends as a financial planner. I had a six figure income, but I was basically broke living commission check to commission check. So…  Continue Reading

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How To Get the Funding You Need for the Deals You Want

How To Get the Funding You Need for the Deals You Want

Get All the Funding You Need Last week, we discussed how the two biggest questions I get asked from students is: How do I get funding for my deals? How do I find good deals? I gave you the powerful solution for finding good deals with my FREE report, “55 Simple and Powerful Ways to…  Continue Reading

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Are You Still Sitting on the Fence?

Are You Still Sitting on the Fence?

It’s Time to Pull the Trigger If you’ve been on the fence about whether or not to attend our exclusive live event, the Flip & Fund Summit taking place in Dallas, Texas in just two short weeks – now’s the time to make the decision! Is the cost an issue? Or timing? Whatever it is…  Continue Reading

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Ways To Further Your Real Estate Investing Education

Ways To Further Your Real Estate Investing Education

All Your Funding Issues Solved Everyone knows that a real estate investor’s number one issue is almost always investing. You know it, I know it and everyone who’s ever been in real estate knows it. The market has changed so much over the years since the financial crisis and it seems like options are VERY…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investor Radio is New & Noteworthy

Strategic Real Estate Investor Radio is New & Noteworthy

Our podcast, Strategic Real Estate Investor Radio, has been making waves on iTunes lately! We were ranked at #8 under the “Investing” category – which is HUGE considering there are thousands of other investing podcasts! We are also featured right on the front page iTunes under the New & Noteworthy section! I want to give…  Continue Reading

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DANIEL WIAFE: $40K FLIPS MEMBER, HGTV’s STAR OF “FLIPPING THE HEARTLAND”

DANIEL WIAFE: $40K FLIPS MEMBER, HGTV’s STAR OF “FLIPPING THE HEARTLAND”

I created Strategic Real Estate Coach because I love to teach people how to become successful real estate investors – it’s my passion in life to help others achieve the type of lifestyle they want and deserve. DANIEL WIAFE: $40K FLIPS MEMBER; STAR OF HGTV’s “FLIPPING THE HEARTLAND” A perfect example of this is my…  Continue Reading

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How to Be a Current Day Robin Hood: Real Estate Overages and Finders Fees

How to Be a Current Day Robin Hood: Real Estate Overages and Finders Fees

REAL ESTATE OVERAGES: ADVANTAGES FOR EVERYONE If you haven’t heard about it already, I want to talk to you again about the Hooked on Overages master class that myself and my buddy, Bob Diamond are offering this week. Bob Diamond is a Business and Real Estate Attorney and has been in the real estate investing industry…  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: 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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Hidden Rules of Private Money / YOUR work ethic / We are a team?

Hidden Rules of Private Money / YOUR work ethic / We are a team?

As some of you may know, my background prior to real estate was in financial advising. I thought about the people I used to help by put their funds into the stock market, annuities and mutual funds. Shortly into my career in real estate investing, it sunk in that I could be using a lot…  Continue Reading

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Pros and Cons of Alternative Financing for Investment Properties

Pros and Cons of Alternative Financing for Investment Properties

Does it make sense to use alternative methods of financing for investment properties? It doesn’t matter whether you’ve been in the real estate investment business for decades or you’re just starting to get involved, one of the most important things to consider is the best way to sell your properties. Should you use alternative methods…  Continue Reading

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Want to Sell Investment Property Fast  and Make More Money in the Bargain?

Want to Sell Investment Property Fast and Make More Money in the Bargain?

Savvy owners use this fast-track method to sell investment property fast and amass a fortune in the process. If you’re in the real estate game, or thinking about getting involved, there are a few things you should learn as quickly as possible. The most important is how to sell investment property fast for top dollar…  Continue Reading

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Learn Why Lease Options Are the Best Way to Amass Long-Term Real Estate Wealth

Learn Why Lease Options Are the Best Way to Amass Long-Term Real Estate Wealth

Consider lease options and other alternative methods of selling income properties for a bigger bang for your real estate buck. The best path to creating long-term wealth is by owning high quality, high equity, passive cash-flowing assets, like investment properties. If you’re in the property investment business, you’re going to want to learn about lease…  Continue Reading

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Last Chance: BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You! (11pm EST)

Last Chance: BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You! (11pm EST)

Josh here, Your last chance to join the “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” Master Training Class happens tonight at 11pm EST (10pm CST / 8pm PST). Join this no-cost, invitation-only training webinar where… I explain ALL the details of a true once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, and reveal how… YOU can…  Continue Reading

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We’re Starting: “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” starts in 1 Hour

We’re Starting: “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” starts in 1 Hour

Josh here, A quick heads up to remind you we’re starting the “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” Master Training Class at 8pm EST (7pm CST / 5pm PST). On this no-cost, invitation-only training webinar… I explain ALL the details of a true once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, and reveal how… YOU…  Continue Reading

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Starting in 1 Hour: “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!”

Starting in 1 Hour: “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!”

Josh here… I wanted to make sure you remembered we’re starting “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” Master Training Class in 1 hour. We’ll start promptly at 2pm EST (1pm CTS /  11am PST) … …Click here now to register and join us. On this no-cost, invitation-only training webinar……  Continue Reading

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We’re Starting (11pm EST / 10pm CST / 8pm PST): “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!”

We’re Starting (11pm EST / 10pm CST / 8pm PST): “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!”

Good evening, it’s Josh. I wanted to remind you “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” Master Training Class starts in 1 hour. On this no-cost, invitation-only training webinar… I explain ALL the details of a true once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, and reveal how… YOU can become MY certified acquisitions partner! We…  Continue Reading

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(1 Hour!) “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” (8pm EST / 7pm CST / 5pm PST)

(1 Hour!) “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” (8pm EST / 7pm CST / 5pm PST)

Hey, it’s Josh, I’m sending you a quick heads up to remind you we’re starting the “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” Master Training Class at 8pm EST (7pm CST / 5pm PST). On this no-cost, invitation-only training webinar… I explain ALL the details of a true once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,…  Continue Reading

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Starting @ 2pm EST (1pm CST/11am PST): “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!”

Starting @ 2pm EST (1pm CST/11am PST): “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!”

Hey, Josh here… “BECOME MY PARTNER… And let me fund all your deals… For You!” Master Training Class starts in 1 hour. We’ll start promptly at 2pm EST (1pm CTS /  11am PST) … …so click here now to join us. On this no-cost, invitation-only training webinar… I explain ALL the details of a true…  Continue Reading

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[Best News Ever] All the funding you need for all the deals you want

I just put up a new video on the Freedom Funding Blog. Have you enjoyed the 2 previous videos we put up? There’s over 1,000 comments on the blog so I figured someone has to be enjoying it…. The video is called “Asset Based Lending.” When you watch it you’ll learn how we lend and…  Continue Reading

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boatloads of capital // no money down // 100% financing

Ironic isn’t it? The largest institutions in the WORLD caused the financial melt down of 2008 by lending to anyone who could fog a mirror… And now there’s great investment properties on every block due to all their foreclosures… BUT….the biggest conventional lenders in the world won’t lend to investors like us….. even on the…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Freedom Funding Blows the Lid off Real Estate Investment Lending – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Strategic Freedom Funding Blows the Lid off Real Estate Investment Lending – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Real estate investment lending firm Strategic Freedom Funding has it all – up to 100% financing, project guidance and liberal credit for solid deals. Why should you take a good look at a real estate investment lending firm? Because if you’re like most people involved in real estate investing, you’ve got a huge problem. It’s…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Banks Are The Enemy

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Banks Are The Enemy

  Ironic isn’t it? The largest institutions in the WORLD caused the financial melt down of 2008 by lending to anyone who could fog a mirror….. And now there’s great investment properties on every block due to all their foreclosures…. BUT.…the biggest conventional lenders in the world won’t lend to investors like us….. even on…  Continue Reading

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Private Real Estate Lender Strategic Freedom Funding Offers up to 100% Financing AND Guidance on Every Project – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Private Real Estate Lender Strategic Freedom Funding Offers up to 100% Financing AND Guidance on Every Project – Strategic Real Estate Coach

This combination of aggressive lending and deal guidance is hard to beat in a private real estate lender. Why is a private real estate lender better than… bacon? Because, let’s face it; most folks getting started in the real estate game today could use some help getting their operation off the ground. The plain fact…  Continue Reading

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It!  If You’re Not Doing THIS for Your Real Estate Investment Business, Now’s the Time to Start – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Extra! Extra! Read All About It! If You’re Not Doing THIS for Your Real Estate Investment Business, Now’s the Time to Start – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Read on to discover how a simple monthly newsletter can do wonders for your real estate investment business – starting with making it easier to fund your deals. The real estate investment business world is competitive. There’s a lot of noise out there, and it can be challenging to attract the attention of potential private…  Continue Reading

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Why banks won’t lend to you

Ironic isn’t it? The largest institutions in the WORLD caused the financial melt down of 2008 by lending to anyone who could fog a mirror… And now there’s great investment properties on every block due to all their foreclosures… BUT… the biggest conventional lenders in the world won’t lend to investors like us… even on…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: Traditional vs Creative Real Estate Investing

STRATEGIC REAL ESTATE COACH is dedicated to giving real estate investors and agents the best, most up to date resources, training, tools, techniques, tips, videos, news, interviews and insider information on today’s best strategies and techniques for investing in real estate in today’s troubled market. This includes marketing for motivated seller leads, wholesaling, rehabs, rentals,…  Continue Reading

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Rather than Chasing Shiny Objects, Top Real Estate Investing Courses Teach Market-Proof Systems  – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Rather than Chasing Shiny Objects, Top Real Estate Investing Courses Teach Market-Proof Systems – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Today the best real estate investing courses focus on teaching evergreen systems. When you build your business on proven systems, it has no choice but to work… every time. How do you find good real estate investing courses? The reality is that ten years ago, almost anybody with half a brain in their head could…  Continue Reading

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Know How to Become a Real Estate Investor  Who Banks a 5-Figure Profit in 30 Days?  – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Know How to Become a Real Estate Investor Who Banks a 5-Figure Profit in 30 Days? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

If you’ve been working hard trying to figure out how to become a real estate investor, you are now thinking, “Too good to be true.” Think again. Whether you are just starting to learn how to become a real estate investor, have reached the stage in your business where you’ve got an inventory, are still…  Continue Reading

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The Other Side of Investing in Real Estate – Lending Money – Strategic Real Estate Coach

The Other Side of Investing in Real Estate – Lending Money – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Find out how investing in real estate – by funding projects – can be just as lucrative, and often much more so, than the project itself. There are folks out there today who are making a fortune investing in real estate. But they’re not flipping houses or buying rental properties. These are the men and…  Continue Reading

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Make the Switch from Real Estate Investor to Real Estate Lender: Online Real Estate Courses Teach How  – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Make the Switch from Real Estate Investor to Real Estate Lender: Online Real Estate Courses Teach How – Strategic Real Estate Coach

by Josh Cantwell The best online real estate courses don’t leave you at the mercy of getting financing. They show you how to become the bank. If you’re like many students who’ve gone through the online real estate courses with Strategic Real Estate Coach, you’re not alone if the idea of becoming your own bank…  Continue Reading

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Considering Real Estate Investment Courses But Don’t Know if They’re Worth it?

Considering Real Estate Investment Courses But Don’t Know if They’re Worth it?

The pros say they should have taken a couple of real estate investment courses. If you are giving any serious thought to getting into the real estate game and taking real estate investment courses, consider one thing. Every real estate professional we’ve talked to, without exception, says they wish they’d been able to take advantage…  Continue Reading

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Who Needs Real Estate Investing Training?

Who Needs Real Estate Investing Training?

Get a mirror, look in the mirror, and see that person looking back at you? That person needs real estate investing training. To be a success in the world of real estate you need to be educated, and that means making ongoing real estate investing training part of your game plan. If you think taking…  Continue Reading

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Want to Learn How to Make Serious Money Investing in Real Estate? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Want to Learn How to Make Serious Money Investing in Real Estate? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Discover a little-known method to make a killing investing in real estate – the answer might surprise you.       The way to make a lot of money investing in real estate is by imitating Donald Trump, right? Wrong. Buying and selling hotels on the strip, developing a few golf courses, and building shopping…  Continue Reading

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Real Estate Investing: What’s Smarter, Starting Off Small Or Going Big Out of the Gate? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Real Estate Investing: What’s Smarter, Starting Off Small Or Going Big Out of the Gate? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Here’s a decision you’ll run smack into when you start in real estate investing. You have been doing your research into the world of real estate investing. There is a stack of books on your nightstand, your computer has 20 new bookmarked favorites and you’ve scribbled a notebook full of tips, do’s and don’ts. Local…  Continue Reading

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13 Challenges You Might Encounter When You’re Learning How to Become a Real Estate Investor – Strategic Real Estate Coach

13 Challenges You Might Encounter When You’re Learning How to Become a Real Estate Investor – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Learning how to become a real estate investor isn’t quite like they make it look on TV. Knowing the challenges you’re likely to face is the first step toward moving past them. You have decided to learn how to become a real estate investor and are ready to give your all to succeed. The TV…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 5 Step Process to Big Profits

Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio: 5 Step Process to Big Profits

If you want to start banking $40k+ on every Real Estate Investing deal you do using the only property flipping strategy you’ll ever need to know go to www.40kflips.com/blog Many real estate investors ask me… “Josh, how do you do it? How do you consistently close these big deals… month after month without ever using…  Continue Reading

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Real Estate Investor Training-WHAT SELLS HOUSES?

Real Estate Investor Training-WHAT SELLS HOUSES?

Real estate investing can be a wonderful opportunity for anyone to be involved with. This can be an exciting time to become a real estate investor. You are probably wondering what it takes to sell a house? The four main concepts in selling a property successfully is what will be discussed here. Before getting into…  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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Real Estate Investors Love 40k Flips Part II

Here are some more great examples of many investors, students and clients using our programs to succeed and secure their financial futures! “40K is not out of the question. I live in Ca….and, regardless of what people might say, there are deals to be found everywhere. I just flipped a house, 90days, for close to…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Coach at Ridge Road Cashing Out

Strategic Real Estate Coach at Ridge Road Cashing Out

There is a myth circling around the real estate markets that rental properties are the last option when a house won’t sell.  The idea that a rental property barely pays the bills, is a huge hassle, and will drain your resources is not always true.  In fact, the opposite can be true. When you correctly…  Continue Reading

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Follow These 6 Steps to Sell Your Home

Follow These 6 Steps to Sell Your Home

If you’re a homeowner looking to sell your house in today’s market, there are certain things you can do to give yourself an advantage. One piece of advice that seems to work for many homeowners is to understand that “today’s marketplace is cash driven, quick and highly competitive. Owners who understand their local markets and…  Continue Reading

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5 Tips For Investing In Bank Owned Properties

There are unique income opportunities for the savvy real estate investor in today’s market. Over 46% of all home purchase transactions are distressed properties according to Inside Mortgage Finance Magazine and thier Housing Pulse Newsletter. So what does that mean for you? Bank owned properties, or real estate owned properties (REOs), are homes that went…  Continue Reading

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