Real Estate Success Stories

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This is the place to share your success stories related to real estate—big, small, or somewhere in between. Entertain and inspire others with your stories! If you've accomplished something in your real estate business lately, we hope you'll let others know about it here. Be sure to include all the specifics about your deals (and include pictures if possible!).

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A successful (barely) first flip!
Grant Delmonte Last post by Grant Delmonte, 4 months ago
Grant Delmonte Grant Delmonte 79 4 months Jump to last post
Northwest NJ Successful Flip
John Yarenis Last post by John Yarenis, 4 months ago
John Yarenis John Yarenis 5 4 months Jump to last post
Pay cash for first rental property or finance?
Justin Hannah Last post by Justin Hannah, 5 months ago
Justin Hannah Justin Hannah 3 5 months Jump to last post
A car literally drove through my rental house - a happy ending
Mary H. Last post by Mary H., 5 months ago
Mary H. Mary H. 5 5 months Jump to last post
$18,934 Net Profit Wholetale
Maximilian Marck Last post by Maximilian Marck, 5 months ago
Maximilian Marck Maximilian Marck 4 5 months Jump to last post
FINALLY!!! Closed on my 203K.
Marcus Holloway Last post by Marcus Holloway, 5 months ago
Marcus Holloway Marcus Holloway 59 5 months Jump to last post
Second "Deal" in the Books - Photos and Description Included
Jennifer McPherson Last post by Jennifer McPherson, 5 months ago
Jennifer McPherson Jennifer McPherson 161 5 months Jump to last post
Living Of Rental Income/Retiring Early
Caleb Heimsoth Last post by Caleb Heimsoth, 5 months ago
Caleb Heimsoth Caleb Heimsoth 3 5 months Jump to last post
Diligence pays off: Lessons learned closing a 224 unit Apartment
Stephen Akindona Last post by Stephen Akindona, 5 months ago
Stephen Akindona Stephen Akindona 5 5 months Jump to last post
Home Inspector saved me a ton!
Sean Graham Last post by Sean Graham, 5 months ago
Sean Graham Sean Graham 1 5 months Jump to last post
Erie, CO Rentel 4th Year
Jennifer McPherson Last post by Jennifer McPherson, 5 months ago
Jennifer McPherson Jennifer McPherson 0 5 months Jump to last post
Who has retired with Real Estate?
Greg H. Last post by Greg H., 5 months ago
Greg H. Greg H. 2 5 months Jump to last post
Retired at the Age of 28 with a Lambo :)
Elbert D. Last post by Elbert D., 5 months ago
Elbert D. Elbert D. 226 5 months Jump to last post
How I started with homes and ended making $8 million
Juan Vargas Last post by Juan Vargas, almost 2 years ago
Account Closed Account Closed 24 5 months Jump to last post
Did anyone get cold feet or regrets during their first deal
Jose G Delvalle Bueno Last post by Jose G Delvalle Bueno, 5 months ago
Jose G Delvalle Bueno Jose G Delvalle Bueno 6 5 months Jump to last post
Wholesaling While in China
Keith C. Last post by Keith C., 5 months ago
Keith C. Keith C. 0 5 months Jump to last post
Left my W-2 job for Full-Time Real Estate 18 months ago today...
Patrick Menefee Last post by Patrick Menefee, 5 months ago
Patrick Menefee Patrick Menefee 234 5 months Jump to last post
My first flip paid off my student loans!!!
Hal Fitzgerald Last post by Hal Fitzgerald, 5 months ago
Hal Fitzgerald Hal Fitzgerald 45 5 months Jump to last post
Detail on a 48-Unit Property - Investing from Afar
Sam Bates Last post by Sam Bates, 5 months ago
Sam Bates Sam Bates 6 5 months Jump to last post
Found BONUS property on lot that was recently purchased
Todd Fithian Last post by Todd Fithian, 5 months ago
Todd Fithian Todd Fithian 9 5 months Jump to last post
Closed my first house hacking deal in Los Angeles (LA) - Part 1
Vinay C. Last post by Vinay C., 5 months ago
Vinay C. Vinay C. 22 5 months Jump to last post
Year One - 7 Deals and No Money Invested
Laura Cardenas Last post by Laura Cardenas, 5 months ago
Laura Cardenas Laura Cardenas 150 5 months Jump to last post
My house made the Better Homes and Gardens Top 10 list!
Sara M. Last post by Sara M., 5 months ago
Sara M. Sara M. 11 5 months Jump to last post
Success from the deal that wasn’t
Patrick Menefee Last post by Patrick Menefee, 5 months ago
Patrick Menefee Patrick Menefee 2 5 months Jump to last post
Lands Available list post tax deed auction investment success!
Bismally Yapor Last post by Bismally Yapor, 5 months ago
Bismally Yapor Bismally Yapor 6 5 months Jump to last post

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