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Renovating Your Home?  Don’t Forget To Ask Your Prospective General Contractors These Questions

Renovating Your Home? Don’t Forget To Ask Your Prospective General Contractors These Questions

Renovating or building a home can be a stressful experience for a homeowner. Not only does it cost a lot of money, you will also have to deal with the stress of managing the project. Most of the stress can be alleviated by hiring a great general contractor. When interviewing your prospective contractors, be sure Continue reading Renovating Your Home? Don’t Forget To Ask Your Prospective General Contractors These Questions

A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 3

A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 3

*For Part 3 of my beginner’s guide to real estate investing, I will use an example of investing in a single family home with one tenant in order to see if an investment makes sense. Please read part 1 and part 2 to familiarize yourself with the terms mentioned in this guide. Although I am Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 3

A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 2

A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 2

*For Part 2 of my beginner’s guide to real estate investing, I will use an example of investing in a single family home with one tenant in order to explain the investing terms in this post.  If you haven’t read Part 1 of this series, click here.  Although I am simplifying the process, it applies Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 2

A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 1

A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 1

Nobody likes to be called a beginner.  It connotes a lack of knowledge along with a sense of unsurety in the subject matter at hand.  So what do you do if you are a beginner?  One word: research.  The fact that you landed on this page shows that you are a beginner to real estate Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing – Part 1

How To Get Deals In Real Estate – Part 1

How To Get Deals In Real Estate – Part 1

I think the hardest part of real estate investing is getting deals. Leads. Listings. In an earlier post, I wrote about the hardest part in real estate investing, for most people, was about saving enough money to invest in properties. (See Soul Searching In Real Estate) Yet if you think hard enough about it, you Continue reading How To Get Deals In Real Estate – Part 1