Does Your Real Estate Agent Need to Have Experience with Investing?

Tarek El MoussaReal Estate Business0 Comments

Finding a real estate agent with experience in investing is a huge benefit, but it isn't necessary. These are great things to keep in mind!

If you’re still new to real estate investing, you most likely haven’t obtained your real estate license yet, which is absolutely fine. In fact, I know several very successful real estate investors who have never bothered to become real estate agents themselves. They’ve found it more profitable to continue to work on new deals and oversee their current rehabs while … Read More

3 Secrets to Great Property Management Every Real Estate Investor Should Know

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Landlords who make property management look easy have figured out the secrets! Here's what every real estate investor needs to know about it.

Have you ever noticed that some landlords have all the time in the world, while others seem like they’re constantly chasing after problems with tenants or their property managers? Whether you’re thinking of adding some fix-and-hold properties to your real estate investing portfolio or not, you can learn a lot from those landlords who make it all look easy because … Read More

4 Things to Consider When Researching Your Local Real Estate Market

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Consider these 4 things when you are researching your local real estate market. Get as much information as you can before you buy a house.

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: house flipping is basically recession-proof investing. Getting into real estate investing by flipping houses is a great way to leave the 9:00-to-5:00 world and live a life of financial freedom. Of course, just like any other type of investment, there are always some risks involved with house flipping. That’s why I … Read More

Will 2017 Be the Year of Your First Flip?

Christina El MoussaReal Estate Business0 Comments

2017 is just around the corner, which means right now is the perfect time to prepare for your first flip next year! Preparing will help things go smoothly.

2016 is quickly coming to an end, which means 2017 is right around the corner. Tarek and I love to spend the last part of the year reviewing our business plan and taking the steps necessary to make sure we are ready to start flipping once the holidays are over. For brand new flippers and experienced investors alike, right now … Read More

4 Reasons You Should Be Going to Real Estate Networking Events

Christina El MoussaBlog, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Real Estate Investing, Rehabbing0 Comments

One of the best ways to kick-start your real estate investing career is by attending real estate networking events during the year.

As you probably already know, the real estate business is all about reputation and relationships. As you’ve started to grow your real estate investing business, you’ve created and built relationships with real estate agents, contractors, wholesalers, and others in the real estate investing industry. With each new person you meet, you get access to even more people in the business, … Read More