Work to learn, not to earn

Work to learn, not to earn:   There are concepts that have truly life-altering effects. For us, the idea of working to learn, not to earn was one of them. This notion came from a book we read called “Rich Dad Poor Dad” by Robert Kiyosaki.   If you’ve never read that book, please do. It’ll change the way you look at money, your job and investing forever.   In…

What are your options?

What are your options?   When you hear the word option in real estate, you probably think of a lease-option strategy. This is where you lease a house to a tenant buyer with bumpy credit. You call them a tenant buyer because they’re renting your house with the hope of buying it from you in the near future.   That’s where the option comes in. You sell them the option…

Word Of Mouth

Word of Mouth   Advertising is a big deal in any business. Your customers need to know what you do and how to get in touch with you. In real estate investing, advertising presents a unique challenge in that you nearly never have repeat customers. That’s because most people don’t have multiple houses to sell.   In order to drive your investing business forward, you need to be advertising constantly…

Private Money Loans

Private money loans: How many of you have heard the phrase, “it takes money to make money?” This is a true statement if you want to make it in real estate investing.     People often make the assumption, however, that you must own the money it takes to make said money. You don’t need to own it- you just need someone to let you use their money so you can do the…