Want to Become a Landlord? Avoid These 5 Rookie Mistakes

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

Apartment for rent sign.

On Flip or Flop, Christina and I focus on flipping houses because that’s how we’ve made our living in real estate investing. However, there’s a lot more to real estate investment than just fixing and flipping. In fact, you can make great, sustainable, passive investment income by buying a single property (or a few properties) and becoming a landlord. If … Read More

Is Being a Real Estate Investor Really for You?

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When Christina and I started out as real estate agents, we never thought we’d be active real estate investors. We just thought our real estate business would find good deals on houses for buyers and assist sellers in getting great market values for their houses. We didn’t see ourselves as the buyers and sellers. But then the housing bubble burst … Read More

5 Tips to Make a Husband and Wife Real Estate Team Work (Mistakes We’ve Made and What We’ve Learned)

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

If you’ve watched Flip or Flop, you can see that Tarek and I have come a long way even since the beginning of our first season. We’ve learned a whole lot about flipping houses and working as a husband and wife team along the way. We’ve had a lot of great experiences, and we’ve had a few not-so-great times, too. … Read More

Finding Your First House Flip – Have Faith and Use Our Formula!

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A businessman walks up a staircase above a city.

Whenever we hold a real estate seminar, people always want to know how to get started. After all, finding your first house flip is arguably the most intimidating and difficult challenge you’ll face! You get a glimpse of how we do it when you watch our show, Flip or Flop, but you might not get a real feel for the … Read More