Creative Real Estate Financing and Acquisition 101

Creative real estate financing consists of just about any method of financing the purchase of real estate of which doesn’t involve a traditional bank or an “all cash” transaction. The more credit and money you have to invest, the less creative you’ll have to be in building your real estate portfolio. Nonetheless, even the investor […]

Seller Financing and Lease Option – Real Estate Investing Case Study

A proper real estate investing education is critical to an investor’s success, and perhaps the greatest learning comes from implementing that education in the real world. Real life application of that real estate investing education provides a certain type of education that no classroom could ever match. Secondarily, learning from others’ experiences can accelerate one’s learning like nothing else. It has been said, “Learn from others mistakes’ (and I would add others’ successes, as well) as we won’t be here long enough to make them all on our own.” In the spirit of increasing the financial literacy of the world, we’d like to think we’re doing our part by beginning a new series today… The Epic Files! Enjoy.

How to Be a Real Estate Investor

The list is seeming endless today regarding the number of people fighting for your undivided attention to show you how to be a real estate investor. Before taking action on any of their advice, whether it’s paid or free advice, I’d recommend researching their track record and current standing as a real estate investor. In more instances than you can probably imagine, the real estate investing education industry is saturated with “experts” that allege to know a bunch, yet come up a little short on the doing. There are two types of people in the real estate investing education industry…