[New Training] Protecting Your Principal Part I

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[New Training] Protecting Your Principal Part I

[New Training] Protecting Your Principal Part I

As some of you know, I have been getting a lot of questions from students lately about advice regarding becoming a private investor. I am starting to get a sense that we need to create and offer a training specifically for private investors, private lenders and self-directed IRA investors. I am working on creating a…  Continue Reading

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(Student Case Study) How to Create Standard Operating Procedures and Systems in Your Real Estate Business

(Student Case Study) How to Create Standard Operating Procedures and Systems in Your Real Estate Business

Work the System This past week, I was able to spend some time with one of our Master’s Elite Coaching Members and also an investor with Freeland, Phil Luther. He is a very experienced real estate investor with over 30 years experience a massive rental portfolio and who has been part of our high-end coaching…  Continue Reading

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The Key to Finding Good Deals on Off-Market Properties

The Key to Finding Good Deals on Off-Market Properties

What Exactly Does Off-Market Mean? Off-market properties are ones that you find that are NOT listed in the MLS database. These are typically harder to find and require hard work and marketing. BUT have no fear – I am here today to show you the secrets of finding these hidden gems. The Fundamentals If you…  Continue Reading

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The Easiest Way to Find Killer On-Market Property Deals

The Easiest Way to Find Killer On-Market Property Deals

What Does On-Market Mean? Step one as a real estate investor is usually the search for a good deal. Depending on your experience and what market you are located in, this can be pretty easy or pretty difficult. As you most likely know, the real estate marketing is HOT right now, proving it to be…  Continue Reading

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Property Launch Formula: Sell Your Property in Record Time

Property Launch Formula: Sell Your Property in Record Time

Have A Property That’s Ready to List? Here’s What to Do As a real estate investor, you have to overcome many obstacles in your career – you have to find and secure a property that’s worth investing in. After you find the property, you have to find a way to fund to get funding for…  Continue Reading

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Free Virtual Real Estate Investing Resource

Free Virtual Real Estate Investing Resource

Don’t Have Access to the MLS? Here’s Your Solution… As a real estate investor, you probably know that the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) is where real estate agents list all their inventory. You can find great real estate investments on the MLS. Realtors can also manually pull lists of real estate investment properties for you…  Continue Reading

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How to Find Off-Market Properties to Keep You from Going Extinct

How to Find Off-Market Properties to Keep You from Going Extinct

As I’m sure you know, the real estate market game is changing. Thousands of new investors are jumping in every second to swipe the good deals in your market right out from under you. The more competition grows, the more you need to stay on top and adapt to the ever-changing strategies. Some of your…  Continue Reading

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Do You Want to See How I Live For a Day? (Or Three)

Do You Want to See How I Live For a Day? (Or Three)

Recently, one of my students asked me what the biggest, game-changing thing was for me in my real estate investing career. I thought about it for a while, then decided hands-down, it was my one-on-one coaching experience. I got to actually sit down with a professional and learn the business. Your set-up for success immediately,…  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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Case Studies I’m Flipping Right NOW

Case Studies I’m Flipping Right NOW

8 Profit Packed Case Studies This summer has been crazy busy for my personal real estate investing business. Since we had such a tough winter, some properties had to get put on hold and took longer than expected. Some had unforeseen costs and issues. And sometimes you just hire a bad contractor who isn’t doing…  Continue Reading

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What do Josh & Cleveland Whiskey Have in Common? [Private Equity Case Study]

What do Josh & Cleveland Whiskey Have in Common? [Private Equity Case Study]

506(c) SEC General Solicitation For those of you that are local Clevelanders like myself, maybe you caught the article in the Plain Dealer this weekend regarding Cleveland Whiskey launching a new website as a portal for accredited investors. More and more companies are doing this. It is EXACTLY how I’ve been raising money for the…  Continue Reading

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The Deals Are Out There, And Here’s How To Find Them

The Deals Are Out There, And Here’s How To Find Them

  Real Estate in 60 Seconds – Finding Deals This week we were able to catch up with one of my property manager’s, Dione Saliba, for a new episode of Real Estate in 60 Seconds. We joined him one of our current properties that we’re rehabbing, 26930 Oxford Park Lane in Olmsted Township, Ohio. A…  Continue Reading

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The Answer to All Your Real Estate Investing Questions

The Answer to All Your Real Estate Investing Questions

Ready to Go From Rookie to Rockstar? This is it. Your golden opportunity. Your big break. I want to show you how to set up your own $40,000.00 per month property flipping machine. I want to give you all the strategies and techniques you’ll use to run this system effortlessly. Without needing years of experience……  Continue Reading

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The Only Real Estate Strategy You’ll Ever Need

The Only Real Estate Strategy You’ll Ever Need

After weekends like Labor Day, doesn’t it make you wish you were able to have the flexible schedule and lifestyle like a long, holiday weekend all the time? Big Brother Breaks Free As a professional real estate investor who left a full-time job as a financial planner, a question I get asked frequently is “how…  Continue Reading

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Secret Weapons in Real Estate Investing

Secret Weapons in Real Estate Investing

The Automated Offer Formula When you find a property that you are considering purchasing as an investment property, are you often stuck on what number you should offer the seller? Are you interested in learning a foolproof formula that works EVERY time to give you the price you should offer on a potential property? I…  Continue Reading

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The #1 Real Estate Investing Myth Debunked

The #1 Real Estate Investing Myth Debunked

Another Flip & Fund Summit Success! Our Flip & Fund Summit in beautiful Dallas, Texas is officially OVER and let me tell you, it’s one for the record books! We had about 80 like-minded, serious real estate investors all gathered in one room for three days with myself and my faculty and it was INCREDIBLE….  Continue Reading

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The System Never Changes

The System Never Changes

  Flip & Fund Summit is LIVE in Dallas, Texas Right now, we are live in Dallas, Texas at our Flip & Fund Summit. It’s been AWESOME so far – we have a great group of real estate investors who are eager to learn and share their experiences. Tonight, for our keynote speaker presentation, I…  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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Never Have to Ask “How Do I Find Good Deals?” Again

Never Have to Ask “How Do I Find Good Deals?” Again

The Direct Deal Formula This week I had the privilege of sitting down Jason Lucchesi, a former student of mine and founder of a real estate investing training and coaching company called Global Fortune Solutions that he’s been running since 2008. Jason has since flipped hundreds of properties using what he calls his “Direct Deal…  Continue Reading

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Discover How to Receive a Blueprint to Achieving Your Desired Lifestyle

Discover How to Receive a Blueprint to Achieving Your Desired Lifestyle

Is the Flip & Fund Summit the Best in the Industry? The Flip & Fund Summit in Dallas, Texas is officially CLOSED for registration! 80 talented investors will participate in one of the most intensive, results-oriented live real estate events of the year. The feedback we get from you (my students) is the most important…  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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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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How You Can Become an Expert Real Estate Investor

How You Can Become an Expert Real Estate Investor

  Win a FREE iPad Mini 2 Here’s the scoop – do you subscribe and listen to our podcasts? Do you like what you hear and learn? Awesome, then leave us a 5 star review on iTunes! Reading your reviews keep us motivated to bring you the best free, education content that we can. Once…  Continue Reading

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iPad Mini 2 Giveaway

iPad Mini 2 Giveaway

Here’s the scoop – you subscribe and listen to our podcasts, like what you hear and then leave us a 5 star review on iTunes.  Once you’ve left the review, please e-mail a screen shot of your review to support@srecnow.com. You have until Saturday, August 8, 2015 to enter. We will randomly choose one of the submitted…  Continue Reading

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Review Our Podcast and Win a FREE iPad Mini 2

Review Our Podcast and Win a FREE iPad Mini 2

Interview with Justin Colby of the Science of Flipping Podcast Recently I was able to catch up with a special guest Justin Colby, Co-Founder and President of The Science of Flipping, Omni Investment Group and Phoenix Wealth Builders on my latest episode of Strategic Real Estate Investing Radio. Omni and Phoenix Wealth Builders are both…  Continue Reading

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How to Fast-Track Your Real Estate Investing Career

How to Fast-Track Your Real Estate Investing Career

Just one short year ago, we hosted our first Strategic Real Estate Coach Flip & Fund Summit back in July 2014. The event went so well and we got so much positive feedback from our students, we decided to hold another in December 2014. It was the biggest event that we had ever had and…  Continue Reading

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The Real Estate Investing Game Has Changed… Quickly!

The Real Estate Investing Game Has Changed… Quickly!

Competitive Advantages In my last blog post, I covered a game-changing topic involving motivated sellers and off market properties. I also invited you to join a free master class with myself and my buddy, Kent Clothier. As I mentioned, Kent has been a full-time real estate investor since 2003. He is truly an innovator – in…  Continue Reading

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Hidden Inventory at your Fingertips

Hidden Inventory at your Fingertips

My Buddy Kent Clothier is truly an innovator – in the way he invests and in the software he uses to do it. Kent has been a full-time real estate investor since 2003. We met about 8 or 9 years ago and since then, he has done over 2500 residential deals and he and his…  Continue Reading

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An Invitation You Do Not Want to Say “No” To

An Invitation You Do Not Want to Say “No” To

Prohibited Self-Directed IRA Investments Since the launch of Freeland Ventures back on June 1, we have been talking a lot about Self-Directed IRA’s and how can you invest in real estate with one and advantages that they have. Today, I wanted to quickly touch on some prohibited investments that you CANNOT use your Self-Directed IRA…  Continue Reading

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In Case You Missed It… Our Exclusive Personal Bank Master Class

In Case You Missed It… Our Exclusive Personal Bank Master Class

  Self-Directed IRA Personal Bank Master Class I know lately we’ve been discussing Self-Directed IRA’s a lot – but I just wanted to extend the offer for you to attend my How to Create a Personal Bank master class hosted by myself and Matt Tillack of the iPlan Group in case you missed it last…  Continue Reading

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Create Your Own Personal Bank to Fund All Your Real Estate Investments

Create Your Own Personal Bank to Fund All Your Real Estate Investments

10 Advantages of Self-Directed IRA’s in Real Estate Investing Did you know the US Social Security Administration defines financial security as those people who have $3,000 per month of recurring income at the age of 65? Unfortunately, only approximately 5% of Americans achieve this and are able to retire at the age of 65. We…  Continue Reading

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Looking for a Big ROI with Lower Risk? This is the Answer

Looking for a Big ROI with Lower Risk? This is the Answer

  15 Powerful Ways to Invest in Real Estate With Your Self-Directed IRA Let’s talk about Self-Directed IRA’s (Individual Retirement Account) for a moment. When you think about IRA’s and investing, the first things that probably come to mind are stocks, bonds, mutual funds and CD’s. Did you know there are other more creative, one-off…  Continue Reading

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55 Simple and Powerful Ways to Find Killer Real Estate Investments

55 Simple and Powerful Ways to Find Killer Real Estate Investments

Ever wish there was a manual that you could go through that would show you all the ways that my team and I find our great real estate investment deals? Perhaps a book that included links to the sites we use, details on each and even some real life case studies? Well guess what –…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Coach Earns BBB Accreditation and Receives A+ Rating

Strategic Real Estate Coach Earns BBB Accreditation and Receives A+ Rating

  CLEVELAND, OH – Strategic Real Estate Coach (SREC) is pleased to announce their recent accreditation by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Cuyahoga, Lake, Lorain, Geauga and Ashtabula Counties in Northeast Ohio. Strategic Real Estate Coach has also received an A+ rating from the BBB and strives to put its students first with top of the…  Continue Reading

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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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9 Ways to Overcome Laziness and Procrastination

9 Ways to Overcome Laziness and Procrastination

  Do you find yourself wishing there were more hours in a day? Are you having a hard time balancing your day job and your real estate investing career? Maybe you just aren’t sure exactly where to begin with a new idea or business. Whether it’s implementing something new into an already existing business or…  Continue Reading

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Strategic Real Estate Coach Presents Cleveland PurpleStride 2015

Strategic Real Estate Coach Presents Cleveland PurpleStride 2015

Last Tuesday evening, I was honored to be able to give the 8th grade graduation speech at my grade school alma mater, St. Ambrose in Brunswick, Ohio. When I took the stage, it hit me. I couldn’t believe I had graduated from the same place exactly 25 years before! My speech to the kids was…  Continue Reading

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Great Real Estate Investments Sell Themselves (And How to Find Real Estate Investments)

Great Real Estate Investments Sell Themselves (And How to Find Real Estate Investments)

TWO NEW REAL ESTATE INVESTING CASE STUDIES FROM JOSH CANTWELL: Today I’m going to walk you through two brand new personal case studies we have of homes we sold in record time last week and yielded a profit of $86,000. I knew this spring selling season was going to be hot, but so far I’m blown…  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 for Investors – Conventional Banks or Private Lenders? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Best for Investors – Conventional Banks or Private Lenders? – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Why are conventional banks becoming an obsolete funding source for real estate investors? The answers might surprise you. You don’t have to be in the real estate investing business long before you start hearing investors complain about conventional banks – and extol the virtues of working with private lenders instead. If you automatically assume ‘private…  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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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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The Private Lender in Real Estate Projects:  What You Need to Know So You Get Funded (and Not Thrown in Jail!) – Strategic Real Estate Coach

The Private Lender in Real Estate Projects: What You Need to Know So You Get Funded (and Not Thrown in Jail!) – Strategic Real Estate Coach

Looking at the role of the private lender in real estate investment projects… What do you need to know so you can do it right? One of the most important aspects of investing in real estate projects is working with a reliable private lender for investment capital. But finding those sources, and understanding the laws…  Continue Reading

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