Don't Miss a Post!

Enter your email address to subscribe and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1 other subscriber

7 minutes to read

Taking Action May Increase Your Bottom Line by $40,000

On April 23rd, 2014, my current primary residence was listed on Realtor.com. On May 13th, 2014, my current primary residence went under contract. The initial offer was a $135,900 cash offer with a $2,000 earnest money deposit and no closing cost credits required. I was willing to accept it since it met my “numbers” criteria. […]

Continue reading...
10 minutes to read

My Investment Property, After the Rehab

front-of-home

Finally. On April 9th, I first presented the investment property that I recently acquired. After a few hiccups trying to get financing on my own terms so as not to disrupt the closing date of May 13th, 2014, I settled on a hybrid option of using a personal loan and cash for this property. There […]

Continue reading...
10 minutes to read

Use a Personal Loan for Your Investment Property. Here’s Why:

Yesterday, I wrote about several ways that one can purchase an investment property without using a home mortgage. The post was written in response to Wells Fargo’s underwriting team that wanted to impose red tape on my investment property purchase. Instead of folding to their demands, I figured I’d try other ways to finance my […]

Continue reading...
8 minutes to read

Why You Should Buy An Investment Property Without a Mortgage

Should you buy an investment property without a mortgage? The answer is a resounding yes. This is what you should do instead, if you can. FOUR WAYS TO BUY AN INVESTMENT PROPERTY WITHOUT A MORTGAGE 1. Consider paying cash. If you don’t have the cash, then save until you can get the cash. 2. If you don’t have the cash, […]

Continue reading...
10 minutes to read

Busy, Busy, Busy. And What Should I Do With My Real Estate Portfolio?

Happy May 1st everyone! You may have noticed that I’ve been absent from the blog. I have plenty to say but I’ve been focusing my efforts else where. I’ve been burning to write a post titled, “How to Live a Champagne Lifestyle on a Water Budget” ever since I was accused of this by the person whose house I decided not […]

Continue reading...
7 minutes to read

Purchased a Primary Residence. Here are the Pictures.

I still don’t feel like writing so I figured I’d just share the pictures of my future home. Eventually I’ll write in length about how I evaluated this property…maybe…so if you are interested be sure to sign up for the blog using the subscription form on the right side of this site. I received word […]

Continue reading...