7 Different Ways Anyone Can Become a Real Estate Investor

Being a real estate investor is not really that hard, Sometimes you do not need any money down. Other times you do not need any of your own money down. Below are 7 Methods to buy property and earn money.

1 - Buy and Flip

This is a Method where you buy Real Estate at below Market Price and sell quickly and make some fast profits

2 - Buy Fix and Flip

This is Similar to method 1 except you would typically hold the property a little longer so you could do some fix ups, This method is designed to yield a higher profit then Method 1.

3 - Buy and Hold

You buy the property and find a renter. If you were to buy 2 Properties a year for 10 years you could have 20 Properties all earning you a positive cash flow when you retire. Even a modest positive cash flow of $500 a Month per property in Todays dollars would equal a $10,000 a month retirement income

4 - Wrap Mortgages

This method works well with people who have a hard time getting a mortgage because of income or credit or both. You sell them the property on a contract. You keep the existing mortgage and stay on title. You then wrap the old mortgage with a new mortgage. Let's say you have a 30 year mortgage at 6% for a $100,000 with a monthly payment of $599.55. You Give them a 30 Year Wrap mortgage at 8% for $125,000 with a monthly payment of $880.52. You could have provisions where if they refinance in 3 - 5 Years and pay of your mortgage and become sole owner.

5 - Lease Option

Lease with an Option to buy is similar to a wrap mortgage but they are renting the property at an above market rent. They do have a right to buy at some fixed priced in the future. As an Example you could rent them the property in Example 4 for $900 a Month. They will be able to purchase the property in 3 years at 5% below the appraised value (from an agreed upon appraiser). They also agree to keep the house in good repair. If they make all payments in a timely fashion $100 of each months rent would go towards the purchase price.

6 - Equity Share

Equity share involves and investor and a Homeowner. The Investor will put down the down payment and the homeowner will live in the house and make all the monthly mortgage payments. The investor will own 50% of the House and the homeowner will own 50% of the House. After 3 - 5 years you will either sell the house payoff the mortgage and return the down payment to the investor and then divide what's left or the homeowner will refinance the house and buyout the investor. (Sometimes the investor will record a 2nd trust deed with low or no interest against the house to secure there interest)

7 - Buy Low Refinance High

Another popular method is to buy low and refinance high. You buy a property for $70,000 with $5,000 down leaving You a $65,000 mortgage. You do $10,000 worth of improvements to the property and then refinance it for $110,000. The Difference between the new loan at $110,000 and the old loan at $65,000 would be $45,000 cash in your pocket. Your net cash would be $30,000 since you have placed $15,000 cash in the property already. You can now use method 3 find a renter and hold the property long term. You could also use methods 4,5 or 6 to have a positive cash flow now and lock in a profit in 3 to 5 years.

The above are just some of the many 100's of methods successful real estate investors use to earn money. The key component in any of the above methods is finding the right financing. A loan for the buy and hold method may be very different then the loan for the buy and flip method. The wrong loan could be the difference between a nice profit and a modest profit or maybe even a loss. (You wouldn't want a loan with a large prepay penalty in the buy and flip method) make sure you work with an experienced loan professional who can Tailor a loan to meet your needs

About the Author
Mike Makler Offers Financial Services (Mortgages,Life Insurance, Annuity) in Florissant Missouri which is in North St. Louis County Missouri Just Across the Bridge from St. Charles Missouri

Call Mike at 314 398-5547

Visit Mike's Web Page:
http://ewguru.com/finance

For Missouri Specific Insurance and Loan Questions:
http://ewguru.com/Mo-Finance

Get Mike's Newsletter Here
http://ewguru.com/fin-news

Copyright © 2005-2006 Mike Makler

In The News:

6 Steps to Start a Real Estate Business in India: A Beginner's Guide  MoneylifeInterested in starting a real estate business in India? Here is the journey outlined in 7 steps to help you get started and achieve your goals.
Learn How to Make Smarter Real Estate Investments  EntrepreneurThese expert-led classes guide you through the maze of real estate investments.
Real estate firm owner comes to Jet employees rescue, offers jobs  Business StandardRead more about Real estate firm owner comes to Jet employees rescue, offers jobs on Business Standard. I owe my handsomeness to Jet Airways, the owner ...
Real estate industry complains to finance ministry about NBFCs, Indiabulls  The Financial ExpressHighlighting the specific case of Indiabulls, in a letter dated April 8, Credai has alleged that Indiabulls being one of the largest lenders in the sector is “causing ...
Finance ministry is looking at REITs model to monetise land assets of CPSEs, enemy property  Business TodayThe finance ministry is looking at innovative Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) model for sale of land assets of CPSEs and also those which are classified as ...
Singapore investors bet big on India's real estate sector  LivemintSingapore-based investors are betting big on India's commercial realty and other sunshine sectors, including logistics and warehousing, real estate consulting ...
Secondary Cities in the U.S. That Are Prime Real Estate Investment Opportunities  Mansion GlobalFor those looking to invest in high-end real estate in the U.S. but are hesitant to part with their cash in the face of stock market volatility, the rewritten federal tax ...
The secret market of private real estate listings  CNNAn increasing number of high-end homeowners, are selling their homes through private listings, in which a property is announced for sale to a select group of ...
mjunction expands e-auctions to real estate sector  BusinessLineB2B e-commerce company mjunction services Ltd has expanded its services in the real estate sector, a company official said. mjunction, a 50:50 joint venture ...
Bankruptcy estate liability for mutual real estate company's maintenance charges  International Law OfficeThe Eastern Finland Court of Appeal recently ruled on a bankruptcy estate's liability for a mutual real estate company's maintenance charges. This decision ...
Birla Estates launches residential realty project  LivemintBengaluru: Birla Estates Pvt. Ltd, part of BK Birla Group, has ventured into residential property development with its first project launch in Kalyan, in suburban ...
Real Estate Industry Faces Pricey Upgrades From Carbon Emissions Law  Wall Street JournalNew York City lawmakers passed a measure designed to cut the city's carbon emissions, targeting big buildings that produce the majority of greenhouse gases.
Raunchy Australian real estate promo horrifies internet  CNNGuests are often told to make themselves at home -- but a sultry pair of actors have pushed that invitation to its limits, much to the gleeful horror of the internet.
‘Telangana government considers heritage sites as mere real estate markets’  The New Indian ExpressA few historians and heritage photographers told Express that Telangana has the largest number of megalithic sites, but little people know of this as they are not ...
More Than Gold: 7 Reasons Why Bitcoin is Prime 'Digital Real Estate'  BitcoinistBitcoin itself is already 'real estate' on the blockchain by quickly emerging as the first 'digital property' for an increasingly digital world. Bitcoin Bitcoin itself is ...
Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd board to approve Q4, FY19 results on April 23, 2019  Equity BullsA meeting of the Board of Directors of Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd is scheduled on 23/04/2019, to consider and approve the audited financial results of the ...
Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd. - Board Meeting Intimation for Consideration And Approval Of Audited Financial Results Of Indiabulls Real Estate Limited (The Company) For The Quarter And Financial Year Ended March 31, 2019  The Hindu BusinessLineINDIABULLS REAL ESTATE LTD.has informed BSE that the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company is scheduled on 23/04/2019 ,inter alia, to consider ...
Platform to ease woes of real estate agencies  Chinadaily USASmaller and medium-sized real estate agencies are continuously losing ground and are under pressure for survival as large agencies keep expanding, ...
‘Breathtakingly horrific’ real estate advert goes viral with music video dance routine  The indy100When you work in real estate, you've got to find *fresh* ways to stand out. That seems to be the thinking behind a new advert for a luxury home in Australia, which ...
Airbnb leads $160 million investment in real estate and hospitality startup Lyric  VentureBeatLate last year, The Information reported that Airbnb was going to invest around $75 million in AJJK-owned Lyric (formerly Parallel), a San Francisco *service* that ...
Developers find relief in commercial properties as residential realty lags  Business StandardAccording to industry experts, in the case of outright sale of commercial properties, the top line of the developer immediately goes up ...
Real Estate Management Software Market to Hit $12.89 Billion by 2025 - Global and Regional Analysis by, Size, Share, Trends, Strategy and Statistics: Adroit Market Research  GlobeNewswireCRM software segment accounted for USD 2.69 Billion in the global real estate software market in the year 2017 and is expected to grow at CAGR of 5.0% ...
Raunchy real estate promo raises eyebrows  CNNAn Australian real estate company released -- and subsequently removed -- an eyebrow-raising promotional video that featured actors pouting, strutting and ...
PEs bet on Hyderabad office real estate  Economic TimesHyderabad got $1.1b of PE money in 2018; commercial realty market a big draw.
Tribeca, Logix Group tie up to develop mixed-used real estate project in Noida  LivemintMumbai: Tribeca, builders of Trump Towers in India, has formed a joint venture with Noida-based Logix Group to develop a mixed-used real estate project in ...
The Hottest Real Estate Markets This Spring  ForbesCalifornia used to have some of the hottest markets in the country, but now that things have slowed down these are the cities moving up the list.
WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust Announces April 2019 Distribution  GlobeNewswireTORONTO, April 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (the “REIT”) (TSX: WIR.U) (OTCQX: WPTIF) announced today ...
Unemployment in Jaipur's real estate sector: Demonetisation and GST among factors behind job crisis  FirstpostIn Rajasthan, the shock of demonetisation and GST, along with the lingering effects of RERA Act, have contributed to a slowdown in the real estate sector.
Willing to give up real estate business for financial services: Sameer Gehlaut, Indiabulls  Economic TimesI am willing to do what RBI tells me to do. If RBI wants , I will give up real estate, says Gehlaut.
Real estate Q4 preview: DLF, Sobha, Kolte-Patil look strong  Moneycontrol.comHDFC Securities expects DLF, Oberoi Realty, Brigade Enterprises, Sobha and Kolte-Patil Developers to deliver strong financial results whereas Prestige could ...
Five Ways Real Estate Developers Can Kill The Commute Problem And Enhance Sustainable Living  ForbesAs real estate developers, we can make the world a better place. I do not say this lightly. I run a real estate development company that self-performs much of the ...
Share market update: Realty shares advance; Indiabulls Real Estate surges 9%  Economic TimesThe Nifty Realty index was trading 2.37 per cent up at 280.25 around 10:10 am.
Mansion Global Daily: The Leading U.S. Luxury Markets, China’s Real Estate Investments Jump and More  Mansion GlobalSecondary Markets Led U.S. Luxury in January. Clark County, Nevada, saw its luxury prices rise the most. Read More. BY THE NUMBERS. TRENDING TODAY.
Max Group enters commercial real estate with Max Towers opening on DND  Business StandardMax Estates, a subsidiary of Max-Ventures & Industries Ltd. (MaxVIL), on Friday announced the opening of its flagship office project - Max Towers located on the ...
New government needs to focus on real estate, power to drive growth: Mihir Vora  Economic TimesAs the economy stabilises and the new government comes in and starts making the right noises in terms of growth in the right pockets, the broader market will ...
Welcome to Real Estate Friday! |  theberkshireedge.comProperty of the Week – Elisha Poirier of Stone House Properties offers you a rare opportunity to live on Queechy Lake and also have stunning mountain views!
Singapore-based PE firms' investment into Indian real estate triples in last two years  ETRealty.comMajor Singapore-based private equity firms like such as GIC, Ascendas and Xander are investing billions of dollars into the country's real estate sect..
Real estate transactions: American Landmark Apartments builds up Houston portfolio  ChronTampa-based American Landmark Apartments has purchased six apartment properties totaling 2,284 apartment units in Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Irving ...
Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions  The New York Times$42/SQ. FT. 46-24 28th Street (between Skillman and 47th Avenues). Queens. This former beer bottling plant in Long Island City has been converted into a ...
Recent Analysis Shows Roku, AMERI, Kforce, VolitionRX, Xinyuan Real Estate, and TSR Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth  GlobeNewswireNEW YORK, April 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its ...
Builders facing tough choice in GST rates for ongoing realty projects  BusinessLineBuilders and home buyers are trying to understand the best deal for them under the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates for ongoing projects and it seems ...
Abu Dhabi real estate sees positive sentiments  Khaleej TimesAbu Dhabi's real estate sector has been witnessing positive sentiments, with the market slowly adapting as companies take note of the prefer...
Monmouth University Real Estate Center Head Reinhart Named EVP at RJ Brunelli  GlobeSt.comOLD BRIDGE, NJ—The director of the Kislak Real Estate Institute at Monmouth University, veteran real estate executive Peter S. Reinhart, is mixing academia ...
REITS a new fuel for commercial real estate  Business TodayCommercial real estate in India has a new hope on the horizon after seeing the success of it first real estate investment trust (REIT).
Raymond forays into real estate sector  Economic TimesTextile major Raymond is venturing into real estate development business and has started a new division Raymond Realty to drive its growth plans in this ...
2019 First Quarter Real Estate Market Report |  theberkshireedge.comRealtor-assisted sales in the first quarter of 2019 generated over $67 million dollars, compared to $80 million dollars during the same period last year.
D-Street Buzz: Realty stocks gain led by Indiabulls Real Estate; Bharti Airtel rises, Infosys drags  Moneycontrol.comThe Indian stock market including Sensex and Nifty is trading on a flat to positive note with Nifty50 up 10 points trading at 11,593 while the Sensex gained 44 ...
Indiabulls Real Estate, Jai Corp among top gainers on BSE  Economic TimesNEW DELHI: The domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex was trading 101.79 points up at 38,964.02 on account of buying in frontline bluechip counters.
Jaypee flat possession delay: Buyers demand suspension of EMIs  BusinessLineThey demanded that banks should be asked to suspend monthly EMI for the time being to provide some relief.
Preclose Hosts Webinar to Educate Real Estate Agents on the Value of Transaction Coordination Services  BenzingaCHARLESTON, S.C., April 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Preclose, a leading provider of Transaction Coordination *service* and software, is excited to announce that ...
Watch: Ranbir Kapoor - Alia Bhatt spotted at a real estate office in Mumbai! Planning to move in together?  DNA IndiaThere is no ounce of doubt that Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are serious about each other. Their families know every detail about the couple, and in fact, both ...
Raymond group enters real estate; launches Rs 3,500 crore maiden project  Business TodayDiversified group Raymond Wednesday announced foray into the real estate sector and launched its first housing project in Mumbai with expected revenue of ...
Real estate: Learning from the past 10 years  Forbes IndiaThe sector is estimated to grow to $650 billion by 2025, but is this realistic? What will be the sources of capital that fund this growth?
Brexit Jobs Spur Dublin Real Estate Boom  BloombergBankers and lawyers relocating to Dublin while Brexit reshapes London's financial industry are fueling a property boom that's got the attention of debt investors.
Signs you’re in a bad relationship with your real estate agent  Washington PostREAL ESTATE MATTERS | Lack of communication is a big indicator you may have picked the wrong agent.
Investors convinced of 'certainty of investment returns' in Indian real estate: Experts  Economic TimesInvestors are convinced of a strong certainty on returns on their investments from the real estate in India as the positive but disruptive policies have resulted in ...
Real estate shares in focus; Godrej Properties hits record high, DLF up 5%  Business StandardOf the total money deposited by Unitech, the apex court has allowed release of Rs 40 crore for completion of pending works ...
D-Street Buzz: Realty stocks shine led by Indiabulls Real Estate; Cipla jumps 2%, HDFC Bank most active  Moneycontrol.comThe top Nifty gainers include Cipla, Indiabulls Housing Finance, ONGC, Zee Entertainment and Kotak Mahindra Bank while TCS, Hindalco Industries, HCL Tech, ...
Repo rate cut to ease liquidity, boost sales for real estate sector  Business TodayReduction in repo rate by another 25 basis points will bring down construction finance costs and ease out home loan rates, giving yet another boost to the real ...
Residential real estate sector outlook remains negative, says Icra  Business StandardRead more about Residential real estate sector outlook remains negative, says Icra on Business Standard. factors responsible for negative outlook are ...
Global Real Estate - Has The Tide Begun To Recede?  Seeking AlphaDespite the fourth quarter shakeout in stocks, real estate values keep rising. Financial conditions remain key, especially in a low rate environment. Isolated i.
Hamptons Real Estate: 5 Agents for Beyoncé and Jay-Z, Billy Joel and More  Hollywood ReporterEven with the market down 20 percent, nine-figure sales dot the East End landscape – "Never Never Land," as one dealmaker calls it — as Matt Lauer buys, ...
Motilal Oswal Real Estate achieves second close of realty fund with commitments of Rs 850cr  Economic TimesMotilal Oswal Real Estate (MORE), the real estate private equity arm of Motilal Oswal Financial Services, has achieved the second close of its fourth real estate ...
GST on real estate: What it means for you  LivemintMumbai: When the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meet last week, the outcome was that now real estate developers could choose either to opt for old ...
Build what they want, and they will buy it: real estate expert tells developers at Cityscape Abu Dhabi  ZAWYAAbu Dhabi:- Market maturity and developers responding to buyer demand are key to the evolution of the UAE capital's real estate market, according to industry ...
AlphaPoint and Elevated Returns Partner to Launch a “Secondary Market for $1 Billion Tokenized Real Estate Shares”  The TokenistAs of April 17th 2019, AlphaPoint and Elevated Returns have partnered to build an exchange to activate a secondary trading market involving more than $1 ...
What is the Cost of Real Estate App Development Like Zillow or Trulia?  AppinventivWhile the answer to how much does property search app costs like in a difficult to define 'It Depends', let us provide some deeper clarity. If your property search ...
PEs invest $1 billion in Indian real estate in January-March: Data  Economic TimesReal estate attracted over $4 billion of PE inflow in 2018, a decline of 9% on-year.
Read This Before Buying Charter Hall Retail Real Estate Investment Trust (ASX:CQR) For Its Dividend  Simply Wall StCould Charter Hall Retail Real Estate Investment Trust (ASX:CQR) be an attractive dividend share to own for the long haul? Investors are often drawn to a ...
Tourism real estate: legal considerations for developers - Newsletters  International Law OfficeMexico attracts a large number of tourists, and real estate to support this booming industry is frequently being developed by investors. As Mexico has an ...
Can sops lift real estate investments?  Forbes IndiaEstimates peg yields from residential real estate at between 2 and 5 percent and commercial between 8 and 10 percent. Image: Frederic Soltan / Corbis via ...
Why is India’s real estate market stagnating  Hindustan TimesDevelopers have to seek clearances from multiple departments. They have to ensure compliance with a large number of rules and regulations that may be ...
Piramal Capital will look at new real estate deals from April: MD Khushru Jijina  LivemintPiramal Capital MD Khushru Jijina on liquidity crunch in real estate, NBFC crisis and strategic shifts going forward.In the long term, the shakeout and filtration ...
Real Estate Prices Will Only Go Up From Here, Says Sobha  BloombergQuintSobha Ltd. said it will not cut prices of its properties as the real estate developer looks to recover higher input costs.
How To Find The Real Estate Broker For You  ForbesIn this article, I talk about 5 quick secrets to know you've found the right real estate agent.
Real estate sees 10% increase in quarterly sales thanks to pre-election sops  Business TodayThe government's pre-election bonanza for residential real estate seems to have worked well, resulting in over 10 per cent increase in sales in the March quarter ...
Real estate majors eye $10 billion via REITs: Report  Moneycontrol.comAt least five major real estate companies are reportedly eyeing a $10 billion fundraise via real estate investment trusts (REITs) over the next two years. According ...
America’s Most Expensive Private Real Estate Project Denounced for Business Practices  The Epoch TimesNEW YORK—Hudson Yards in Manhattan is known for being the most expensive private real estate development in U.S. history. Estimated to cost $25 billion, ...
Real Estate Forum Presents: Cre's Top Tech Enterprisers  GlobeSt.comThe commercial real estate industry has come far in a short period of time in terms of its adoption of advanced technology. The availability of data from…
Berkshire region real estate sales March 31 – April 6, 2019 |  theberkshireedge.comAdams. 4 Back Row St: DSM Properties LLC of Adams to Robert Grudem, $111,500 on 04/09/2019. 52 Columbia St: Rumgay Robert R Est and Joanne S.
KKR raising $1.5 bn for first Asia real estate fund  VCCircleGlobal investment powerhouse KKR & Co Inc is raising its first Asia-focused real estate fund, targeting $1.5 billion as it.
KKR said to raise first Asia real estate fund, targeting $1.5 billion  LivemintHong Kong: Global investment powerhouse KKR & Co Inc is raising its first Asia-focused real estate fund, targeting $1.5 billion as it looks to deepen its real ...
Realty hot spot series: This Mumbai suburb's main attractions are connectivity and infrastructure  Economic TimesThis week's realty hot spot is Mumbai's Andheri East suburb. This is an established micro-market with good physical and social infrastructure and presence of ...
Phoenix area real estate: Are we headed for another bust?  AZFamily3 ON YOUR SIDE (3TV) - Valley home prices have gone up nearly 8% over the past year and they're expected to keep rising through the next year. For sellers.
Real Estate Agent Fired Over Racist Comments About K-Pop's BTS  HuffPostBrian Hughes said band members "look like kids," and questioned whether Asian women were "even attracted to their own men."
South Bay realtors from different generations share perspectives  The Mercury NewsReal estate is a profession with practitioners from multi-generations, but despite their age difference, Silicon Valley Realtors find they have more similarities than ...
Early days! Not the ‘REIT’ stuff for Indian investors as yet  Economic TimesWhether it eventually works as smoothly in India will take years to discover, says Dhirendra Kumar.
Norway's wealth fund extends ownership of New York real estate  ReutersOSLO (Reuters) - Norway's sovereign wealth fund will pay about $98 million dollars to extend the term of its ownership in a portfolio of New York properties and ...
Realtors have time till May 10 to opt for old GST rates  Times of IndiaNEW DELHI: Real estate firms have time till May 10 to communicate to their respective jurisdictional officers whether they want to continue with the old GST rates ...
Up-To-The-Moment View Of Neuberger Berman Real Estate Securities Income Fund Inc. (NRO), Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (RMCF)  GV TimesNeuberger Berman Real Estate Securities Income Fund Inc. (NRO) currently trades at $4.8, which is lower by -1.23% its previous price. It has a total of 47.42 ...
5 Real Estate Mistakes That Could Make You Lose Money  EntrepreneurOn the surface, real estate investing seems so easy. Passive income, property appreciation, tax benefits and more. What's not to like? But the reality of life as a ...
Why are real estate agents still holding open houses alone?  Inman.comThe question has prompted a debate — including in a recent Facebook post with hundreds of comments — over how to safely welcome strangers into a ...
NRIs buying residential real estate at home  BusinessLineThey are not coming home as much as buying homes. NRI investors never had it so good while investing their money in 'sweet home'. By 2022, when India ...
Axis AMC raises ₹400 crore maiden real estate fund  LivemintBengaluru: Axis Asset Management Company (AMC), a unit of Axis Bank, has concluded raising its maiden real estate fund — Axis RERA Opportunities Fund-I ...
Overweight cyclicals, financials and real estate sectors: Morgan Stanley  Moneycontrol.comIn case of Sensex companies, Morgan Stanley expects earnings growth of 24 percent in FY20. On the basis of which, it feels the index could touch 42000 by ...
Seattle real estate is expensive -- unless you've got that Seahawks QB money  Seattle PISeattle does not have a new richest man alive, but it does have a new title for the top-paid NFL QB. At the beginning of this week, Russell Wilson broke records ...
[Funding alert] Colive raises $9.2M Series A funding from real estate company Salarpuria Sattva Group  YourStoryTechnology-driven co-living startup Colive has raised $9.2 million (Rs 63 crore) in a Series A round from real estate developer Salarpuria Sattva Group.
RBI repo rate cut to revive consumer spending, boost real estate market: Experts  Moneycontrol.comShishir Baijal of Knight Frank India said the real estate sector has been looking forward to such stimuli to boost sales velocity.
Piramal prowls for distressed real estate assets  Business StandardRead more about Piramal prowls for distressed real estate assets on Business Standard. Investor confidence was rocked last year by a series of defaults at ...
These are the real estate developers Mayor de Blasio has called on for donations  New York Business JournalMayor Bill de Blasio targeted developers Toll Brothers Inc., Park Towers and Suffolk Construction Co. for donations.

Relocation Humor: Why I Bought A House

The Rental Experience in South FloridaReaders: This is based on... Read More

Real Estate Negotiation Secrets

When you bought your home, you offered less than you... Read More

Market Reaching its Peak

I do not profess to "Know" what the real estate... Read More

Buying Country Acreage and Rural Properties, To Buy or Not To Buy

Almost anyone can become a rural property owner; if you... Read More

Golf and Waterfront Living: Live, Play, Relax

With today's planned lifestyle communities, golf and boating enthusiasts have... Read More

Secrets of Making Money from Real Estate - Part 4

Analyzing and finding the right property deals:Firstly read my other... Read More

Home Selling: Making It Easy On Yourself!

It's a dream for many to buy and take ownership... Read More

How You Will NOT Make Money in Real Estate

We all have seen some book called "How I Turned... Read More

How Much Home Can You Afford In Todays Market?

If you haven't figured your credit worthiness and borrowing power... Read More

Landlords Dance The FICO Fandango

Fair Isaac Corporation is the creator of the FICO credit... Read More

Real Estate Inspection - Do Your Own

Why should you do your own real estate inspection? To... Read More

A Real Estate Investing Primer

There are a great many books and web sites devoted... Read More

Where To Start In Looking For A Central Illinois Realtor

Central Illinois is an excellent location for families and businesses.... Read More

Preserve Equity, Build for the Future Using a 1031 Tax Exchange

Thinking of trading up on an investment resort property? If... Read More

Real Estate Appraisal - Do It Yourself

For single family homes, there are two basic methods used... Read More

What Does It Take To Be A Donald Trump in Real Estate?

Since you are a business oriented person, you might be... Read More

Buying Property in Bulgaria : How to Avoid Making A Bad Investment

Where is it possible to buy a property on your... Read More

8 Essential Questions to Ask Your Home Inspector

Congratulations! You've decided to purchase a home. We all know... Read More

Planning for Real Estate with Estate Planning

One of the most important considerations you will need to... Read More

Property Investing Secrets 4

Property Investing Secrets:How to Sell to 100% of the Market... Read More

Land for Sale

Think owning land would cost a fortune? Think again! While... Read More

Taxes When You Sell Your Home

What's the difference between death and taxes?Death doesn't change every... Read More

Why You Should Rent To Live And Buy To Invest

Why you should Rent a place to live in and... Read More

FSBO Novel Preface

PrefaceWe are For Sale By Owners, "FSBOs." We spend our... Read More

Real Estate for Beginners: Residential Property Taxes

Whenever you own a piece of land, you will be... Read More