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Thinking About Real Estate Investing? Skip Wholesaling

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I just published a new blog over at BiggerPockets regarding new real estate investors and wholesaling.  It is getting a lot of discussions so make sure to check it out if you are new to real estate or interested in

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The Trials and Tribulations of Investing with My Father

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I just published a new blog at BiggerPockets on partnering with family in business.  Check it out. The Trials and Tribulations of Investing with My Father Do you need forms to run your real estate business? Check out our Landlord

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Getting Started in Real Estate with $100

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Someone asked me the following question the other day – “If you only had $100 and wanted to get started investing in real estate, what would you do?” It is an interesting question. Even though most of the gurus pitch that

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We All Need BiggerPockets

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A few years back (six to be exact), I dreamed of being an overnight real estate success.  This was due in large part to late night infomercials and the latest series of television shows showing people flip houses and getting

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Focus on Business Education, Not Real Estate Education

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“Anyone can buy a house, but only a select few can create and grow a business.” -Tom Sylvester If you are interested in real estate investing, this blog was written specifically for you.  I have seen far too many people

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Real Estate Investing – Do I Need An LLC?

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As a real estate investor, I get this question a lot.  Most people who ask generally fall into one of the following situations: Recently attended a guru training and were told they needed to create an LLC for asset protection

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Real Estate Investing – My First Deal

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Getting the first deal is a hurdle that the vast majority of people interested in real estate investing never get past.  In a previous blog blog, Rich Dad Poor Dad/Wealth Intelligence Academy Bootcamp Review, I described how I spent close to

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How to Quickly Evaluate a Real Estate Deal

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Edit: There is an updated version of this article and spreadsheet over on our Serial Startups website. There is a common saying among real estate investors, “Review 100 deals, make offers on 10, purchase 1.” When I first began investing

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Why Books Are Better Than College

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First off, I apologize to all of my college professors.  I have spent 7+ years taking college classes at 3 different colleges and I have enjoyed every minute of it.  In fact, I plan to take more classes in the

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What is Experience?

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One of the challenges that I have faced in both my professional and entrepreneurial career is that I am young and therefore others perceive that I lack the experience that others who are older than myself have. I recently read

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