Do you Have to go to College to be a Real Estate Agent?

Categories Agent
college and real estate agent

Many young adults and even kids have asked me if it is worth it to go to college if they want to be a real estate agent. That is a very tricky question to answer, because the answer is different for different people. I went to college and then became a Realtor, but I did not … Read more

Should I Get a Home Inspection?

Categories Buying
home inspection

When buying a house, buyers are given a certain amount of time to complete a home inspection. Most people complete some type of inspection when purchasing a home, but is a home inspection always necessary? I have been a Realtor since 2001 and I am also a real estate investor. In my opinion 95 percent of house … Read more

Flip2Freedom Review: Wholesaling Program With Sean Terry

Categories House Flipping

Flip2Freedom is a real estate wholesaling and flipping program put together by investor Sean Terry. I was able to review Flip2Freedom and check out all the features and benefits of the program. The program or system is full of information. To be honest I could not get through all of it, because it would have … Read more

The Pros and Cons of Vacation Homes

Categories Rental Properties
vacation houses

My wife and I just got back from Turks and Caicos, which is an incredibly beautiful island in the Caribbean. While there, we were tempted to buy a vacation rental. It seems like every time we go on vacation we think about buying a vacation house, but this time we gave it more thought. Turks … Read more

How Much Money Does a Real Estate Agent Make a Year?

Categories Agent

Average incomes for real estate agents can vary based on the source you look at, and if an agent is part-time or full-time. People see that real estate agents make less than $40,000 a year on average and assume it is impossible to make more than $100,000 a year. The average income figures for real … Read more

Real Estate Goals for 2015 and a Recap of 2014

Categories Goals

2014 was a very exciting year for me and I am looking forward to an even better year in 2015. I had a lot of big goals for 2014, which I discussed in detail here. I did not accomplish all of those goals, but I did accomplish a lot and I know setting goals helped … Read more

How to Buy Your Dream Home Without a lot of Money

Categories Real Estate
dream house

For most people buying a house is the most expensive purchase they will ever make in their lives. There are government programs that help people get into houses without a lot of money, but houses are still expensive. Many people believe buying their dream home is not within the realm of possibility, because of the … Read more