Archives for “apartment investing”


1. Fill Your Rental Calendar With Last Minute Travellers While most people rent vacation homes in advance, some wait until the last minute. You can position ...

Starting a bed and breakfast can be rewarding but it comes with its challenges. Before starting a bed and breakfast, it is wise to do ...

If one of your goals for the new year is to focus on real estate deals that produce high monthly cashflow - then you should ...

Many investors looking to get started in commercial real estate look at investing in apartments. Apartment investing is a great way to begin ...

"Boy, he got lucky!" Have you ever heard someone say that about your investment 'wins?' Some believe that your success is derived from luck... So ...

"Everybody is born with an equal chance to become just as unequal as he or she possibly can." -- Anonymous Which is better, a Letter of ...

"Some people find fault like there is a reward for it." -- Zig Ziglar One of the most frequently asked questions I get from apartment investors ...

One question that every apartment investor will ask themselves at one time or another is, "How to raise rents," or "How can I raise rents ...

"If It Ain't Broke...Fix It...Fast..."

"Resolve to pay any price or make any sacrifice to get into the top ten percent of your field. That payoff is incredible!" -- Brian ...

"Think before you act and then act decisively. Fortune favors the brave." -- Brian Tracy One of the most nerve-racking steps for beginning investors is to ...

I had bought my first apartment building in Chicago in 1982. The closing, the finalization of making my first commercial purchase, was scheduled, and reality had ...

I envisioned worst-case scenarios: rent strikes, phone calls at all hours of the day and night, and devastation by fire. My greatest fear was ...

That pesky real state agent is in my way of making a great and creative deal with the seller! How do I get around him ...

Some people always seem to get lucky in finding and getting perfect apartment deals. Don’t you wish you were like them? Don’t they drive you ...

"Every great leap forward in your life comes after you have made a clear decision of some kind." - Brian Tracy Apartment property investors are constantly ...

Why people do not take risks is beyond me. Let me explain what I mean. I just read a mini biography about the following people: Henry Ford Coco ...

How you can spot and avoid the three mistakes that can literally ruin your apartment investment - making sure you make money when you buy ...

Here are 3 secrets you NEVER knew about large apartment REOs: Secret #1: Banks can hold apartment REO assets on their books for a period up ...

"Follow the 6 P's - Prior Proper Planning Prevents Poor Performance." - Unknown Buying and selling an apartment or a commercial investment property can be a ...

Those were the profound words spoken by former commercial passenger jet pilot Jill. For the last 17 years, Jill has flown large jetliners and most ...

Here are 3 secrets you NEVER knew about large apartment REOs: Secret #1: Banks can hold apartment REO assets on their books for a period up ...

"A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds." - Sir Francis Bacon Lets talk numbers. As we have talked about in previous articles it is ...

$100,000 is what you need to close your deal. And it’s a good one at that. Suppose you’re at the point now, where you have ...

Many apartment or would-be apartment investors have come to me to learn how to do creative financing for their various reasons. Nearly all the reasons ...