What is ‘Title’ in Real Estate Investing?

Buying or selling a home, whether you’re an experienced investor or not, can be a tedious and complicated process. From dealing with brokers, agents, appraisers, inspectors, and lenders there is quite a bit of industry jargon and documentation. Somewhere in this lengthy process, you’ll come across the need for ‘title’, and though it may seem…

When to Sell Your Rental Property

Real estate investing is often said to be a buy-and-hold game. If you’re not executing a fix-and-flip strategy, the conventional wisdom is to watch the asset appreciate over time while generating rental income. While this has the potential to be a perpetual cash flow, there are reasons why one would consider selling. The most obvious…

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…

What is Real Estate Wholesaling

Wholesaling in the real estate world is simple, but that doesn’t make it easy. Here’s how it works. You identify a property through intense marketing efforts with an owner who is highly motivated to sell. Maybe they inherited the property or are otherwise in a position where the money is more enticing than ongoing ownership.…