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Finding good tenants

Finding good tenants

Finding good tenants   I was at a lunch meetup this week where one of my friends was telling me about how they are moving away from the Padsplit company and going to self-manage instead. And the biggest reason for that has to do with the tenant selection process Padsplit uses. If you are not familiar with Padsplit, it is a novel idea. Instead of renting an entire house to one family, the...

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Land lording

Finding good tenants

Finding good tenants

Finding good tenants   I was at a lunch meetup this week where one of my friends was telling me about how they are moving away from the Padsplit company and going to self-manage instead. And the biggest reason for that has to do with the tenant selection process...

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It doesn’t float uphill

It doesn’t float uphill

It doesn’t float uphill   Yesterday was a busy day for me, and it was not things that were planned. That can be either a good thing or bad thing depending on the circumstances. Mine was a combination of the two. Let me tell you about it. We just filled a nice...

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Soaking wet with three-day old pants

Soaking wet with three-day old pants

Soaking wet with three-day old pants   I am soaking wet and quite a bit dirty right now. And if truth be told, I have had the same pair of pants on for three days straight. Now that may seem a bit odd, but let me explain. On Tuesday afternoon I got a call from a...

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Mobile Homes

Trailer differences

Trailer differences

Trailer differences   I’ve had a lot of calls this week about mobile homes. Mostly, the conversations centered around the differences between trailers and stick-built homes in rehabs. So, I’d like to highlight a few of the major differences you need to be aware...

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Why you need a bill of sale at closing

Why you need a bill of sale at closing

Why you need a bill of sale at closing   We recently bought a land home deal, which is a mobile home being sold with land. We call it a land home deal because you can buy just the trailer and not the land. This takes place in a mobile community or somewhere else...

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Do it wrong, do it long

Do it wrong, do it long

Do it wrong, do it long   When I was in middle and high school, I was on the football team. Notice how I intentionally phrased that statement. Let me explain.   When I was in middle school, we lived in a little town in Madison County called Hull on the...

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Real Estate Investing

My cheese moved… again

My cheese moved… again

My cheese moved… again   Today I’d like to tell you about a little book that if you have never read, you really should. It’s called “Who Moved My Cheese?” by Spencer Johnson. It’s a tiny book that packs a huge amount of insight into how people should deal with...

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Looking like professionals

Looking like professionals

Looking like professionals   The cost of trade labor has gotten quite high lately in my opinion. I’m seeing some strange business practices with how companies are bidding jobs. And if you’re looking in the wrong places for help, it might cost you an unneeded arm...

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Hope for the best, but get the rest in writing!

Hope for the best, but get the rest in writing!

Hope for the best, but get the rest in writing!   I like to think of myself as a positive person. So much so that I think they made a little mistake when they did my blood type. You see, they say I’m B-negative, but I disagree because I tend to be positive. So,...

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Videos

In-home interviews are powerful

In-home interviews are powerful

In-home interviews are powerful   Paper applications can tell you a lot about a rental applicant. But landlording is a people business. And just using an application falls short on giving you a total picture of what kind of person your applicants is. Check out...

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