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The Secret Career Killer Facing Real Estate Investors

By John Nuzzolese So, you want to be a real estate investor? You are probably thinking the way I did when I started as a real estate investor. I thought the most important objective was to buy as many properties as possible. Well, I was only half right. As an investor in residential real estate, […]

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THINGS TO KNOW WHEN CHOOSING SELF-SHOWING SOFTWARE

By Matt Willis of Showdigs.com With self-showing technology, a mobile app provides key-less entry into a rental property. While it seems convenient, there are things to consider before trying. It is not secure for either party ‍When prospects let themselves into a property, they’re unattended, which means you don’t know who is visiting your home […]

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What Do I do When the Tenant Wants to Leave?

By John Nuzzolese When a tenant wants to terminate a tenancy, it is done in one of two ways. Either: in accordance with the lease agreement, or in violation of the lease agreement. If your tenant wishes to vacate tenancy properly, it usually means giving you, the landlord written Notice to Vacate in a timeframe […]

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How Much Cash Should an Investor Keep in Reserve?

As a real estate investor, cash flow is the fuel that drives our businesses. Whatever means you use to purchase properties, it still doesn’t address the number one problem that causes businesses (real estate or other) to go out of business: lack of positive cash flow. Businesses depend on positive cash flow to keep functioning […]

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How to Market Your Rental Property in Any Market

Whether it is a hot rental market or not, marketing your rental properly and doing it aggressively will likely result in more and higher quality potential tenants and could result in higher rental prices. Most landlords just stick up a “For Rent” sign and hope for the best. Some of us might actually put it […]

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How to Legally and Safely Remove Squatters from your Property

You would think that somebody that trespasses onto one of your investment properties is violating the law big-time. Trespassing is illegal, but if a trespasser continues to live there, they may be considered a squatter. Removing squatters from your property can be a time-consuming, potentially expensive, complicated and energy-sucking endeavor! Although we are all about […]

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Do I Need to Hire a Property Manager?

Let’s say through savvy investing, you have managed to accumulate a portfolio of properties.  It doesn’t matter if it’s a large or small portfolio. You may have even tried to self- manage them yourself.  Now as you procure more properties you may find you may not be as organized as you once thought and find […]

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Marketing to Find Motivated Sellers

Marketing to find motivated sellers is the lifeblood of your business. Marketing can be compared to oxygen to the human body-it’s essential for your body’s life, and marketing is essential for the life of your business. It doesn’t matter how much knowledge you have, without marketing in one shape or form, you will have no […]

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