Rehabbing Properties: Common Traps to Avoid

Posted by Jose Flores // June 29, 2018

Rehabbing properties can be rewarding and a lot of fun but it can also be full of pitfalls. It should go without saying but you always have to anticipate that the costs will come in higher than expected and work will take longer than expected when it comes to rehabbing properties. As long as you […]

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7 Smart or Stupid Solutions to Stop Foreclosure

Posted by Jose Flores // June 26, 2018

Need to stop foreclosure on your home? Here are 7 smart and silly strategies to stop foreclosure or get out from under the debt. Which is right for you? 1. Call the Occupy Crowd The Occupy movement claims it is getting results by showing up in mass when homeowners are due to be evicted or […]

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Real Estate Investing and Avoiding Nightmare Tenants

Posted by Jose Flores // June 15, 2018

Buy and hold real estate investing has become incredibly popular recently but your ability to succeed and enjoy a positive income is directly tied to your ability to avoid nightmare tenants. There are good tenants, average tenants and absolutely horrific tenants who seem to have been put on this earth specifically to plague landlords. You […]

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What to Do When Your Property Value Takes a Dive

Posted by Jose Flores // June 12, 2018

Despite many improvements in the housing market home sellers are still falling apart in big numbers due to property values or at least appraisals. What can homeowners do when they find themselves in this situation? Of course for underwater homeowners who owe more on their homes than they are worth it really doesn’t matter if […]

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Buying a Home with Structural Problems

Posted by Jose Flores // June 8, 2018

Is buying a home with structural problems something you should run from or an opportunity to get a huge discount? Home buyers, especially first timers often find buying their ‘dream home’ becomes a scary proposition after receiving their home inspection report. Long checklists of repair items can add up into lots of dollars quickly, some […]

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4 Real Estate Investing Mistakes to Avoid

Posted by Jose Flores // June 5, 2018

Investing in real estate can be incredibly profitable but it can also be frustrating for real estate investors who rush in to wing it without getting the right real estate education and not knowing where the pitfalls lay. Watch out for these 4 common killer mistakes real estate investors make… 1. Underestimating Property Management Becoming […]

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Rehabbing Properties on a Budget

Posted by Jose Flores // June 1, 2018

Rehabbing properties for profit can be incredibly fun and exciting. If you are on a budget however, it can be nerve racking, confusing and frustrating, especially if it is your first time or two around. With the right strategy for rehabbing properties you can make money flipping houses and turn them around faster than you […]

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4 Ways to Finance Home Improvements

Posted by Jose Flores // May 18, 2018

Rehabbing properties and remodeling whether for profit or just to impress your friends isn’t always cheap so where can you find affordable ways to finance your projects? 1. Store Cards Store cards are one of the easiest types of financing to get approved for even if your credit isn’t perfect. DIY heroes will find all […]

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Do You Really Need an Agent to Close a Deal?

Posted by Jose Flores // May 16, 2018

Do you really need a real estate agent to buy or sell a home? Is it too risky not to use one or too expensive to use one? Real estate agents used to be used in virtually all transactions, then for sale buy owner services started cropping up, promising to save homeowners money but which […]

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5 Tips for Buying a Home Today

Posted by Jose Flores // May 11, 2018

There have been few times in history if ever that it has been so attractive for buying a home. However, the recent roller coaster rise the mortgage and housing market has been through certainly presents some challenges for buyers, so check out the following 5 tips for ensuring a successful home buying experience… 1. Getting […]

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