3 Kinds of Social Media Posts That Get Great Engagement

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

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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

5 Things You Shouldn’t Forget About Rehabbing, But Probably Have

Tarek El MoussaBlog, Budgeting, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Real Estate Investing, Rehabbing0 Comments

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When it comes to house flipping, there are most likely a million things going on in your mind all at once. What paint will look best in the bathroom? What time is the team coming to work? When do the kitchen countertops need to be installed? With so many things to think about, it can be so easy to overlook … Read More

5 Trends You Should Absolutely Avoid When Remodeling a Kitchen

Christina El MoussaDIY, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Rehabbing0 Comments

While these trends are fine to use in your own kitchen, you will want to avoid them when you are remodeling a kitchen for a flip.

If you’ve watched our show Flip or Flop, you know that I love to design our flips. I think it is so fun to pick out paint colors, flooring, light fixtures, etc., especially when it comes to the kitchen. Transforming an ugly, outdated kitchen into something beautiful is so satisfying to me. When designing the kitchen in each of our … Read More

Is Buy and Hold Really a Great Strategy for Retirement?

Tarek El MoussaBlog, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Real Estate Investing0 Comments

The buy and hold strategy doesn't always work very well, which is why you should consider alternatives such as becoming an investing partner.

Even if you absolutely love your work, at some point you’re going to want to retire. That means you’ll want to have savings or investments set up to allow you to live comfortably for the rest of your life without ever going back to work. Over the time that Christina and I have been flipping houses and teaching seminars on … Read More

3 Steps to Take for a Better Real Estate Investing Business

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You can live your dream lifestyle now if you learn how to manage your real estate investing business effectively and efficiently.

When Christina and I talk to students at our Success Path Education seminars, and whenever we meet new investors who are interested in achieving financial freedom through house flipping, I always emphasize that this is a lifestyle business. You can decide how much or little you work, whether you want to flip multiple houses at once, whether you want to … Read More

2016’s Hottest Kitchen Design Trends and Why Christina Loves Them

Christina El MoussaBlog, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Rehabbing, Staging and Design0 Comments

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It’s no secret that I love designing kitchens. The kitchen is the place where everyone gathers in the house to cook, wash dishes, do homework, eat, and just hang out with a cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine after a long day. While I have a few favorite design elements that I’d put in every … Read More