Top 10 Commandments To Buying Your First Investment Property

I get asked all the time for advice on buying your first investment property.  I thought I would do something different and create an infographic for my top 10 tips! If you like it and think it’s valuable – share it!   Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below): Twitter

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70 Ways To Make Extra Money On The Side

70 Ways to Make Extra Money

All my friends call me a “hustler” and I take that as a compliment. When I was 13 I took on my first side-hustle.  When I was 16 I was able to my first truck in cash. I’ve used “side hustles” for extra cash to: Giveaway to charities Buy Houses in Cash Pay my for […]


Are Women Better Real Estate Investors?

For whatever reason, the vast majority of real estate investors tend to be men.  However, does this mean they are more skilled than women at real estate investing? A study by U.C. Berkely found female investors outperformed male investors by approximately 1% per year. Source: http://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/odean/papers/gender/BoysWillBeBoys.pdf There have been similar studies by a variety of institutions […]

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The Income Required To Be Middle Class In Every State

It doesn’t matter if you are a Republican, Democrat, Libertarian or Independant.   We can all agree that a strong middle class is extremely vital to the economy.  This of-course leads to a strong real estate market, which is why I’m posting it on my site.   The United States is a large and diverse […]


7 Reasons You Should Get Pre-Approved For A Loan

  I will never forget the first multifamily property I bought. I waited until just the right time.  I found an excellent triplex in an excellent area.  However, it was on an offstreet so most people didn’t notice that it was for sale. The financials were crazy awesome – this was going to be a […]

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My New Favorite Budgeting Tool That Is Completely Free

  Like most people I have tried out a ton of free budgeting tools like:   Spreadsheets Mint You Need A Budget   But they never did exactly what I needed it to. Specifically, I’ve been looking for three primary functions for a budgeting tool: Completely Automated – I can link accounts and everything will […]


3 Free Spreadsheets To Make Tax Time Easy .xls

Want to make tax time easy? Of-course you do! Even for the hyper-organized tax time can be a headache. You are constantly gathering documents, organizing them, and then reorganizing them. I am a W-2 employee, own a business and own rental property. This year I created some checklist to help me organize my files.   […]

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The Worst Real Estate Fixes of All Time

Worst Real Estate Fixes Of All Time   I have been investing in real estate for over 10 years now!  To say that I’ve seen my share of shoddy fixes would be an understatement.   The best was when my wife hired a painter that fell asleep on the ladder!!!!   My post on 15 […]


Why Does Billionaire Mark Cuban Say Saving Money Is Stupid?

Why Does Billionaire Mark Cuban Say Saving Money Is Stupid?   I hope all you guys love SharkTank as much as I do!  My wife and I love watching it after the kids go to bed and see everybody’s business ideas.   Most people probably don’t know this but Mark Cuban has more money than […]

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Reasons You Should Never Invest In Real Estate

Reasons You Should Never Invest In Real Estate   Real Estate is the primary reason the majority of the Forbes 400 investors become wealthy.   However, see below for some reasons to not invest in real estate.   Don’t you prefer to look at what you own online?   Are you afraid to negotiate?   […]