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Real Estate Investor Etiquette: Dealing with Sellers

Saturday, June 21

As a real estate investor, one of the most important things you can do is to, well, invest in other people. Making connections brings in leads, and when you prove to be an honest investor, people will be more likely to work with you, recommend you, and generally make your life a lot easier.  We b...

Are You Making Social Media Marketing Mistakes in Real Estate?

Monday, June 16

Social media is changing the way we communicate in Real Estate Investing. We can connect with one another  more quickly than ever. If you’ve decided to take your real estate investments to social media, whether it’s to find tenants and gain exposure or to connect with other people in the real es...

Theft Prevention During Your Investment Property's Open House

Monday, June 09

In today’s competitive market, things can get a little crowded. Whether you’re selling a property or showing a rental to prospective tenants, the risk of theft is real when you have to show an occupied property.Instead of waiting for a thief to strike, the best thing property managers and real es...

Rental Property Insurance 101: For Owners and Tenants

Friday, May 30

So the saying goes — the best offense is a good defense. In real estate investing, there are lots of places to play offense..., but not too many places to play defense. As real estate investors, we don’t always pay enough attention to our insurance coverage. Honestly, it’s one of ...

3 Totally Idiotic Ways to Blow Your Real Estate Investment Earnings

Thursday, May 23

 As it turns out, success can prove to be a very alluring temptress.To become successful in the real estate investing business typically takes a lot of determination, commitment, and hard work. A lot of long hours have to be put in and many thankless tasks have to be performed before one achieves...

3 Bits of Strange Real Estate Trivia

Thursday, April 25

People do some weird stuff with real estate.If you say the words "real estate" around the average person who's not in the market to buy or sell -- someone with no vested interest in the topic -- there's a decent chance you'll see him stifling a yawn. When it comes to hot topics of conversation at...