Real Estate Not-So-Successful Stories

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This is the place to share your real estate stories that ended less than successfully. Share what DIDN'T work to help others learn from your mistakes! If you've made an error - and learned a valuable lesson - this is the place to show how sometimes, real estate doesn't always make your heart sing.

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Protecting a property in a bad neighborhood during vacancy
Leah LaRue Last post by Leah LaRue, 4 days ago
Leah LaRue Leah LaRue 8 4 days Jump to last post
Need some advice on selling
Jon Minerick Last post by Jon Minerick, 14 days ago
Jon Minerick Jon Minerick 5 14 days Jump to last post
I hate HOA's - What is your worst HOA expereicne?
Greg Hillson Last post by Greg Hillson, 16 days ago
Greg Hillson Greg Hillson 13 16 days Jump to last post
How to get rid of worthless land in Pennsylvania
J Shields Last post by J Shields, 16 days ago
J Shields J Shields 13 16 days Jump to last post
Note buyers beware...
Dave Van Horn Last post by Dave Van Horn, 19 days ago
Dave Van Horn Dave Van Horn 14 19 days Jump to last post
Formal Business Plan Or Not
Mike Dymski Last post by Mike Dymski, 24 days ago
Mike Dymski Mike Dymski 3 24 days Jump to last post
my first flip is not going well
Mike Drouillard Last post by Mike Drouillard, 28 days ago
Mike Drouillard Mike Drouillard 29 28 days Jump to last post
Failed to verify mortgage rate
Kelly Iannone Last post by Kelly Iannone, 30 days ago
Kelly Iannone Kelly Iannone 4 30 days Jump to last post
Failed to shop for competitive mortgage rate
Jake Johnson Last post by Jake Johnson, 30 days ago
Jake Johnson Jake Johnson 0 30 days Jump to last post
First experience with turnkey investing...not so turnkey!!
David T. Last post by David T., about 1 month ago
David T. David T. 27 about 1 month Jump to last post
Bad Front Door Latch = Escaping Dog
Katie Stewart Last post by Katie Stewart, about 1 month ago
Katie Stewart Katie Stewart 4 about 1 month Jump to last post
Fake sell to get tenants out
Derrick Burtle Last post by Derrick Burtle, about 2 months ago
Derrick Burtle Derrick Burtle 13 about 2 months Jump to last post
What should I have done?
Lupe Rodriguez Last post by Lupe Rodriguez, about 2 months ago
Lupe Rodriguez Lupe Rodriguez 8 about 2 months Jump to last post
Shocking realization of how expensive my rentals are
Alex Deacon Last post by Alex Deacon, 2 months ago
Alex Deacon Alex Deacon 88 2 months Jump to last post
I failed the National!!
Robert E Bogino Last post by Robert E Bogino, 2 months ago
Robert E Bogino Robert E Bogino 8 2 months Jump to last post
Wholesaling bank owned reos and foreclosures
Shari Peterson Last post by Shari Peterson, 3 months ago
Shari Peterson Shari Peterson 12 3 months Jump to last post
Has anyone had a Not-So-Successful Multi-Family Deal?
Mark Motes Last post by Mark Motes, 3 months ago
Mark Motes Mark Motes 1 3 months Jump to last post
I did it for the money....& got fired!!
Eric Army Last post by Eric Army, 3 months ago
Eric Army Eric Army 2 3 months Jump to last post
Contractor lied to Codes
Adam A. Last post by Adam A., 3 months ago
Adam A. Adam A. 4 3 months Jump to last post
Anyone invest with Matt Skinner?
Jena Liberty Last post by Jena Liberty, 3 months ago
Jena Liberty Jena Liberty 1 3 months Jump to last post
My Second Property was a $5000 LOSER!
Shiloh Lundahl Last post by Shiloh Lundahl, 3 months ago
Shiloh Lundahl Shiloh Lundahl 31 3 months Jump to last post
I failed the National!!!
Kevin Manz Last post by Kevin Manz, 3 months ago
Kevin Manz Kevin Manz 1 3 months Jump to last post
Hi Everyone newbie from Ohio
Tom Ott Last post by Tom Ott, 3 months ago
Tom Ott Tom Ott 1 3 months Jump to last post
"Oh that's probably nothing..." Looking For Repairs That Bit You
Michelle L Ocana Last post by Michelle L Ocana, 4 months ago
Michelle L Ocana Michelle L Ocana 20 4 months Jump to last post
WCAP, Worker's Compensation and Preservation issues!
Jack V. Ospina Last post by Jack V. Ospina, 4 months ago
Jack V. Ospina Jack V. Ospina 1 4 months Jump to last post

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