Hidden Truths of Real Estate Investing

Though many of our readers have found success in their real estate investments with the help of hard money, there’s a bigger number still that have yet to take the plunge and invest in their first property. If you’re like us, you’ve read and watched every piece of content you can get your hands on…

Basic questions to ask before investing in real estate

In real estate investing, there isn’t a one-sized fits all approach to your strategy. With the exception of some emerging REITs and ETFs, there is no obvious way to get into the market without getting your hands dirty. Investors that are looking for out-sized returns through fix and flips, long-term rentals, or other similar strategies…

What is the 70% Rule?

What is the 70% Rule and Why is it important for house flipping? If you’ve spent any amount of time researching fix and flips, you’ve likely come across the 70% rule before. The concept for flips is simple enough; acquire a property for a low enough price that you can generate a substantial return on…

Why NOW is the Time to Invest in Real Estate

The housing market has been at the forefront of conversation for the better part of the last year. As a younger generation is looking to become first-time homeowners, we’ve witnessed a run on housing prices, unlike anything we’ve seen before. Alongside inflation and increased global volatility, many people are wondering how to safely manage their…

Short-term Rentals

How to Maximize Your Short-Term Rental Investment

A few weeks ago, TJ Tijani joined Scott Lurie on an episode of The Hard Truths podcast to discuss short-term rentals. In their conversation, TJ outlined how his entire worldview on real estate changed when he realized that he could double the monthly revenue at half his occupancy simply by switching to a short-term rental…