5 Reasons to Make Email Marketing a Priority for Your Real Estate Business

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Lead generation isn’t just about driving for dollars, bird dogging, or cruising through the listings on the MLS. Over the years, Christina and I have found that with the right lead generation techniques, you can actually get a lot of motivated sellers to come to you. Instead of combing your town and nearby areas for potential flip houses, you can send … Read More

3 Kinds of Social Media Posts That Get Great Engagement

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Social media marketing has really taken off over the last few years. I’m always amazed when I think about how, just a few years ago, you never would have thought to have a Facebook page for your business. Today, it’s almost more important to have a social media presence than an actual website for your real estate investing business. Of … Read More

How to Pitch an Ugly Flip to an Investor

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To me, finding funding for your flip houses is one of the most interesting challenges in the house flipping business. If you’re an entrepreneur in any other business, when you approach investors with a pitch, you’ll show them a product or service, and you’ll be able to tell them exactly what it’s going to look like and how it’s going to … Read More

How to Build a Reputation With Investors and Lenders

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If you’ve watched a few of the earlier episodes of our show, Flip or Flop, you know that Christina and I did a lot of work with our friend Paul to finance some of our earlier flips. As we’ve grown our business, we’ve started using more of our own earnings from flipping to continue to buy lucrative properties and get … Read More

How to Start a House Flipping Business Without Breaking the Bank

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Christina and I laugh at each other a lot because we go back and forth on the money we spend. I tend to underestimate how much our flips will cost to rehab, but then she wants to go buy a claw-foot tub for a flip that’s already over budget. Fortunately, we balance each other out, and we’ve been doing it … Read More