Using a traditional bank isn't always the best option for financing real estate deals. Instead, try these other creative ways to obtain financing.

2 Creative Ways to Finance Your Real Estate Deals

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If finding the money for your real estate deals is proving to be a giant headache and putting a damper on your real estate dreams, don’t worry. You’re certainly not alone. Of the thousands of real estate investors our team has mentored, at least half of them refer to their lack of access to funding as being a major obstacle …

If you're considering trying out of town house flipping, you'll want to follow these tips to help make your first remote deal go smoothly.

4 Tips to Make a Remote Deal Go More Smoothly

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For most people just starting out in the real estate investing business, I recommend sticking close to home. It’s a lot easier to oversee rehabs on a flip house if you only have to drive twenty minutes instead of flying for four hours, and it’s a lot easier to find leads on profitable properties when you’re familiar with the area. …

It's easy to get carried away with over-rehabbing a property. Follow these tips to help you avoid spending too much money on a flip house.

How to Avoid Over-Rehabbing a Property

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We’ve seen some real adventures in flipping houses over the years. From chickens running around in the yard to black mold in the bathroom and everything in between. One of the properties that really sticks out in my head as one of our biggest mistakes, though, was a house that we went way overboard on. Whenever people ask me what …

Even if you have less than stellar credit, it is still possible to invest in real estate. Check out our tips for getting started.

How to Invest in Real Estate When Your Credit Isn’t Stellar

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Over the past decade, throughout the United States, many people have struggled to keep their jobs and their houses. Whether you’re a student just out of college or you’ve had financial problems due to unemployment or underemployment, you may have flinched when you saw your credit score. As a result, you might have written off the idea of becoming a …

Using a closing table checklist is the best way to prepare for closing as it helps you remember what you need to do before your buyers sign the papers.

Your Closing Table Checklist for House Flipping

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When ever I fix and flip an investment property, I always go by a closing table checklist. By mentally (or physically) checking every thing I need to do before closing and everything I need to bring with me, I can ensure that I’m not going to get there unprepared and potentially lose a really great deal. So, what’s the Real …

Follow these tips to stand out among everyone else, and to get the most out of the next real estate networking event you attend.

3 Tips for Attending a Real Estate Networking Event

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I get a lot of questions about real estate networking events. New investors tell me that they don’t see the point in going, or that they went to an event but didn’t really talk to anyone or make any connections. The fact is, if you want to really get something out of a real estate networking event, you have to …

Feeling pressed for time? These are 3 great ways to find more time to invest in real estate, even if you are still working a 9-5 job.

3 Ways to Find More Time to Invest in Real Estate

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Have you ever noticed that you always have time or money, but never both? If you’re like a lot of people working in the corporate world today, you can definitely relate. Sure, you’re making more money now than when you were working in a coffee shop in college, but you’re not making as much as you’d like. And, worse yet, …

January 2018 Student Success Stories

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We have had seen so many students from across the country complete the Real Estate Elevated program. We will be sharing their life-changing stories each month to inspire you and encourage you to start real estate investing too! To start off, we have gathered the stories of several students from Redondo Beach, California; Portland, Oregon; and Knoxville, Tennessee. Click on …