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7 Quick Tips for Overcoming Procrastination and Feeling of Being Overwhelmed

Start with one or two things. Once those are working choose another project and begin work on it. Start an idea journal. Use a pocket notebook or voice recorder feature on your smartphone.  Transcribe the ideas to the appropriate area (ie. Marketing Ideas) at the same time each day.  Strive for balance. Accept that you can’t […]

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7 Tips on How to Create a Great Business Plan

Any major endeavor worth doing right requires some sort of organized plan. Starting a business and getting it off on the right foot is no different. It’s amazing to me that most folks that are starting a business spend more time planning a 1-week vacation that they do laying out the steps of a business they […]

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7 Things that Landlords Would like their Tenants to Know

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As landlords, we deal with our renters day in and day out. Some are easier to deal with than others and admittedly some of us are better communicators that other investment property owners. I wrote this article, not just for tenants but for those of you that own rental properties. This article is really pointed at the smaller landlord that […]

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7 Tips for Getting Your Offer Accepted

Let’s face it, it’s a tight market out there! In most parts of the country, the real estate market has changed over the last couple of years from a buyer’s market to a strong seller’s market. The positive side of this is; whether you are an owner occupant or a real estate investor, it’s pretty easy to sell […]

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Low Cost Real Estate Marketing

Finding deals is what real estate investing is all about.  Without a deal on the table, everything you learn is just academic.  You’ve tried looking for properties with a real estate agent, but that did not bring many prospects, simply because everyone else is doing the same thing. In order to find a great real estate […]

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Taking Risks in Your Real Estate Business

It would be a great thing in business if we never had to take risks, but it’s a part of life and a part of the business. Businesses can face risks from all sorts of factors including; new and existing competition, market changes, antiquated products and procedures, partners, accidents and more. Not everyone is willing […]

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Top 10 Ways to Get Sued Part 1

Here it is, the official, “Top 10 Ways to Get Sued” – guaranteed! In this post we will cover the 1st 5 Ways to Get Sued and in Part 2 to be posted in a couple of days, we will cover 5 more ways! 1. Do Business in Your Own Name.  The average person gets […]

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Setting Goals in Real Estate Investing

I want to ask you two questions. One, do you have a Will? And two, do you have written goals for the next one, three, five and ten years? If you answered yes to the first question but no to the second, you are planning more for your death than you are while you are […]

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How to Market Your Rental Property in Any Market

Whether it is a hot rental market or not, marketing your rental properly and doing it aggressively will likely result in more and higher quality potential tenants and could result in higher rental prices. Most landlords just stick up a “For Rent” sign and hope for the best. Some of us might actually put it […]

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Moving Your Real Estate Business Forward by Learning to Say “No.”

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As entrepreneurs, we somehow always seem to have a lot going in our lives, both in business and personal. Admittedly, it can sometimes be overwhelming and can tend to overload us at times. Appointments and meaningful dates such as anniversaries and birthdays may be overlooked. Promises and commitments might be broken. All of this can […]

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