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The Importance of Cash Flow in Your Real Estate Business

Many businesses fail in the first few year mainly due to poor cash flow management. According to a recent survey, the number-one thing small business owners say they wish they’d have done differently was to have more startup money. Even experienced companies file bankruptcy, not because they don’t have a good business model but because they […]

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Real Estate Marketing on a Shoestring

Marketing is the lifeblood of a business.  It doesn’t matter how much knowledge you have, without marketing in one way, shape or form you will have little or no business. It’s a fact that marketing is one of the most underused and overlooked ingredients in many businesses. It’s also a fact that there is no […]

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Real Estate Investing and Government Grants

Many people want to be in the real estate business but they don’t have enough capital. Don’t lose hope yet because you can take advantage of the grants issued by the federal government. It doesn’t really matter if you’re poor or rich because you may be able to pass the criteria and get the grant […]

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7 Ways to Find Real Estate Deals

Marketing is the key to success in real estate, you’ve heard it before, but I’ll say it again.  All of the techniques you learn are academic until you find some motivated sellers.  Here’s 7 ways to find real estate deals that are not the usual MLS listing, auctions, etc. 1. Mailers.   Mailing letters, postcards […]

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Leveraging Real Estate to Create Wealth

When starting out in a real estate investing business, you will have to consider several things. It is never a good approach to success to enter into any business venture prematurely and without proper planning. You will first have to learn as much as you can about the business before jumping in and doing deals.. […]

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Getting Started in Real Estate Investing

Whether you are getting started in real estate investing, or have reached a “plateau,” the following will help “jump-start” your real estate investing career. Surround Yourself With Like-Minded People “Creative” real estate is non-traditional, which means that most people don’t do it this way. Thus, most people you speak with will tell you it won’t […]

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investing in foreclosures

Investing In Foreclosures Foreclosure investing is extremely different than what most people envision it to be. The easy lifestyle proposed in TV infomercials or magazine ads is, for many, just a dream. These get-rich-quick commercial spots sell better than the truth; hard work and a lot of time and money invested. Let’s take a brief […]

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Building a Real Estate Team by William Bronchick

I didn’t understand the concept of a real estate team at first, so I had a hard time with real estate investment. I tended to be a “lone wolf,” trying to do too much myself. I have since learned that in real estate, you need a team of people you can trust and rely on. […]

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Risks of Buying Real Estate in “Emerging Markets”

Between 2004 and 2007, real estate investors, hungry for break-even or positive cash flow rental properties, purchased income property out of state. California investors bought houses in Florida, Texas, and Oklahoma. Florida investors purchased houses in Louisiana. Texas investors purchased in Las Vegas. Some these investors made millions of dollars because of the appreciation in […]

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