Is Snapchat the Next Big Social Media Platform for House Flippers?

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Tarek and I are pretty much always looking for the latest and best ways to reach both buyers and sellers for our real estate investing business. We love helping people get out of bad situations with their mortgages, and nothing beats selling a beautifully rehabbed home to an excited buyer. To do that, we know that we have to stay … Read More

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

4 Books Every Investor Should Read

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These are books every investor should read and can easily be applied to your own real estate investing business to help you succeed.
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2016’s Top Real Estate Investing Trends

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While you shouldn't always follow the real estate investing trends, these are some good ones to keep in mind as you look for the best properties to flip.
[vc_column_text]Real estate trends are an interesting thing to me. In a way, you could say that Christina and I have been bucking trends since we started flipping houses. After all, when the housing bubble burst and everyone was saying that you couldn’t make money in real estate, we started a real estate investing business. As a result, instead of looking ... Read More

Christina’s Recipe for Perfect Real Estate Marketing

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Social media and real estate thought bubble
[vc_column_text]A lot of people think that flipping houses is all about finding great deals and rehabbing them… Well, yes, that’s part of it, but that’s definitely not all of it. Just finding and fixing up distressed houses and then forgetting about real estate marketing is a lot like writing a really great book and then leaving it on your kitchen ... Read More

Exit Strategies For When A Real Estate Deal Goes South

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[vc_column_text]If you’ve been watching this season of Flip or Flop, then you know that Tarek’s back has been really killing him lately. Health problems and other unforeseen issues can pop up at the worst possible times, but as a house flipping team, we work together, trading off responsibilities and tasks, to make it all work out in the end. All ... Read More