Owning rental properties: positives and negatives

September 25, 2021 0 Comments

Many people look at those who own and / or operate investment / rental properties and wonder, wouldn’t it be great to do it themselves? While some individuals and properties make a lot of sense, others don’t! Like most things in life, owning an investment property has both positives and negatives, and you owe it …

FHA 203k mortgage: a loan to buy and repair a distressed home

September 24, 2021 0 Comments

Have you ever heard of a home buyer rehab loan? Many potential buyers don’t realize that they can get a lot more home for their money buying distressed property with a 203K loan. The FHA 203K loan simply includes the cost of rehabbing a distressed property in the total home mortgage. The value of using …

Bound for Milwaukee – 1967

September 23, 2021 0 Comments

Bound for Milwaukee – 1967 [Fall] Chris didn’t know it, but the next decade would be one of intolerance and some growing pains. They lived in the same old neighborhood, both Jerry Hines and Chris Wright, just two blocks west and one block down Jackson Street from each other; this was Jerry and Betty’s home, …

How to install ceramic tile – yourself!

September 22, 2021 0 Comments

Do you want to learn how to install ceramic tiles? Tile installation is a step-by-step process that any helpful person can learn to do. It is like many other household projects. Professionals are fast because time is money. Additionally, a professional must handle a wide range of project situations. But we fans can take it …

Real Estate Wholesaling in Six Easy Daily Checklists

September 20, 2021 0 Comments

We run the world’s largest real estate wholesaling business, wholesaling properties to investors in 280 US markets.And the whole wholesaling process can be broken down into 6 easy daily checklists. to implement. Here they are in order of importance and, coincidentally, the order in which you should work them each day. First of all, you …

How An Interest Notice Can Save Your Real Estate Investment Business

September 19, 2021 0 Comments

The letters NOI stand for Notice of Interest or are sometimes incorrectly referred to as a Memorandum of Agreement or MOC. It is usually a one-page document that states that the person presenting the document for registration with the County Clerk’s Office has an equitable interest in a property because of a signed contract of …

Understanding and diligence: the means of success

September 18, 2021 0 Comments

Bill Gates and Warren Buffet top the richest list in the world. Imagine being ten times richer than these two combined. Impossible? Not at all! There are many books on Bill Gates and Warren Buffet, to discover how they made their fortune. All you have to do is create the next critical component of everyone’s …

How will Brexit affect mortgages?

September 17, 2021 0 Comments

Brexit: Just over a year ago, for better or for worse, the UK voted to leave the European Union and act on its own. The side effects have been many, including the resignation of one prime minister and an early election that failed to secure a majority for another. Everything will be affected, mortgages included. …

How to Market Your Commercial Real Estate Loan Business

September 15, 2021 0 Comments

Too often I see that small business owners miss the mark with their marketing. Sure, it’s easy to do when you specialize in a specific industry niche and spend your time wrapped up in industry jargon. However, it’s best to put yourself in your potential customer’s shoes and think about your marketing from their perspective, …

Choosing a walkable neighborhood: consider the planned community

September 14, 2021 0 Comments

Walking is one of the most frequently recommended exercises for older people to stay in shape. It is gentle, promotes socializing with other walkers / neighbors, and encourages one to appreciate the beauty of the outdoors. That’s why it’s important to choose a community that is not only affordable and has the amenities you want, …