Is It Better to Invest in Real Estate or Stocks?

stocks vs real estate

I have invested in both real estate and the stock market, and I believe real estate is hands down the better investment. Even with the stock market increasing significantly, I am making more money on my rental properties, and they allow me to retire much earlier than the stock market would. The conventional thoughts are … Read more

My Real Estate Goals for 2020 and a Recap of 2019

real estate goals

Every year I list my major goals for the upcoming year on this blog. It helps me stay accountable and makes me focus on creating awesome goals because I know thousands of people will be seeing them! I also go over the previous years’ goals and how I did. Every year I learn more and … Read more

How to Set Great Goals for Real Estate

Set big goals!

Setting goals has helped me become more successful in life, and especially, in real estate. I complete 10 to 30 flips a year, own more than 20 rentals, own a real estate brokerage, started this blog, have published 8 books, and have multiple exotic cars. A lot of those things I accomplished because of the … Read more

My Real Estate Goals for 2014; House Flips and Rentals

lamborghini diablo

I am a big believer in big goals and big plans. What better way to hold myself accountable for those goals than to write about them publicly! A few days ago I wrote about my goals and accomplishments in my amazing 2013. Now it is time to go over my plans and goals for 2014. … Read more

Ten Tips to Being a Successful House Flipper

10 house flipping tips

I have flipped almost 200 houses in my career, and I am still learning the business. House flipping can be an amazing business, but it can also be very risky and tough to succeed in. Over the years, I have learned quite a few things that keep me successful and making money. House flipping is … Read more

How Realistic Are House Flipping Television Shows?

House Flipping Shows

I flip a lot of houses (20 to 30 a year), and once in a while, I find myself watching a house-flipping show on television. In most cases, I get very frustrated because I know what they are producing is not realistic and nothing like flipping in the real world. Some might think house flipping … Read more

How to Find and Buy a House From a Wholesaler

How to find a Wholesaler

I buy a lot of investment properties from the MLS, but I also buy from wholesalers and other sources. It took some time to find good wholesalers or let them find me, but it was worth it. It can be frustrating because there are a lot of people who call themselves wholesalers who will never … Read more

How to Become an REO or HUD Listing Broker

list reos and foreclosures

Deciding to become an REO and HUD listing agent was not easy for me, but it was one of the best decisions I ever made. Before I was an REO agent, I struggled to find my niche in real estate. I did not like showing houses and calling people I did not know. Selling REO … Read more

What Dave Ramsey Gets Wrong About Real Estate Investing

Dave Ramsey Rentals

Dave Ramsey has gotten many people out of debt and helped many others balance their budgets and live within their means. However, Dave has some interesting advice when it comes to real estate investing. He says that you should only invest in rental properties when you can pay cash for them and only comprise 5% … Read more

The Pros and Cons of Commercial Real Estate Investing

commercial vs apartments

Commercial real estate investing can be very intimidating to those who are learning everything that is involved in the business. I bought my first commercial rental property a few years ago, and it took a while to learn all the ins and outs. I had been investing in residential properties for more than a decade … Read more

Is It Smart to Buy a Fixer Upper or Run-Down House?

smart to buy a fixer upper

I have bought many houses that needed work. I flip houses, own rentals, and have bought multiple houses to live in. Some of the houses I have bought needed minor repairs, some were major fixer-uppers, and some were not run down at all. It is my business to buy houses and repair them or rent … Read more

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