Success Path: 5 Common Mistakes New Real Estate Investors Make

Tuesday, September 06

Believe it or not, Tarek and I started flipping houses with very little experience in investing. We were real estate agents for many years, so of course we thought we knew the real estate world (including investing) forwards and backwards. Little did we know, there was a lot we needed to learn to...

Success Path: Building Your REI Business Without Hurting Your Marriage

Monday, August 22

Starting a real estate investing business with your spouse can be a real challenge! I know from personal experience that going from having your own separate jobs—even if they’re in the same field—to working together to build a business has its ups and downs. Even if you’re building a real estate ...

Success Path: Ways to Improve Your Investing in Just 5 Minutes a Day

Friday, August 19

Since Tarek and I have been in the real estate investing business, we’ve learned a lot about choosing the right deals, going with the best contractors, what to DIY and what to leave to the pros, and much more. Over the past few years, as we’ve really learned the business and have gotten more and ...

Success Path: Do You Need a Website for Your REI Business?

Thursday, August 18

A lot of new real estate investors and Success Path students think that they won’t need a website to have a successful house flipping business. They think that house flipping is just as simple as finding leads, talking to motivated sellers, buying flip houses, rehabbing them, and selling them. In...

Success Path: 4 Tips for Becoming a Better Negotiator

Wednesday, August 17

Where do you make your money when you flip houses? If you’ve been in the real estate investing business for a little while now, you already know that you make your money in house flipping when you buy your properties much more than when you sell them. When you buy a property, you already know abo...

Success Path: 3 Best Ways to Accurately Estimate Comps

Tuesday, August 16

Over the years, I’ve talked to a lot of Success Path students and real estate investors, people trying to make extra money at home with the occasional flip house, and people just trying to sell their homes for a profitable market value. All of these people have one thing in common—they don’t know...