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Detailing the ins and outs of residential investment property ownership. Negotiating your best terms. Working with tenants. Knowing before you buy whether or not a property should be profitable.
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To understand what a person reads is to understand, in part, the soul of that same person.  We've heard "garbage in - garbage out."  And never before in human history has there been such an opportunity for garbage.  Culling through blogs is like panning for gold.  Wasted water.  Wasted rock.  Was...
08/20/2007
I'm leaving tomorrow morning for MegaCamp in Austin, Texas.  It's an event put on by Keller Williams Realty.  As a Keller Williams agent located in the Olathe, Kansas office I thought I would go and check it out.  It's supposed to help those doing a fair amount of business to do even better.I'm n...
08/18/2007
There are 4 Benefits when investing in real estate whether that's here in Kansas City, Tulsa, Austin or wherever.  And I think it is important to understand these benefits before you buy an income property...not try to figure them out after you own!Real estate investing is not rocket science.  It...
08/17/2007
 See, I can tell who watches the national news and/or cable news networks. They are constantly asking me about the real estate bubble bursting and how bad is the market? Here I have actual proof of the Great Kansas City Housing Bubble Burst of 2007. From today's Kansas City Star they report that ...
08/16/2007
An Investor's Workshop for Kansas City area real estate investing with emphasis on Buy & Hold strategies.  In this workshop we will go over profitable versus not-profitable real estate when looking for good rental properties.  We will go through line by line a Pro Forma statement and this spreads...
08/14/2007
A lot of attention has been made recently over the usefulness of real estate blogs.  If you have the time and are inclined you may want to go over to Jeff Brown's article titled Real Estate Bloggers - Why Are You Blogging?  What Currency Does Your Bank Accept?  The sad thing is I think the argume...
08/13/2007
As I drive around my great city a few houses for sale draw my attention.  And not necessarily in a good way.  You see, it seems that each time I see the house it has a different colored sign in the front yard.First the seller tried to sell the house with the company that had a white sign, orange ...
08/09/2007
Real estate investing and sex have a whole lot more in common than you might imagine. Everybody at least wants to try it. You can read about and research it on the internet, but sooner or later you just have to try it. Nobody does it right the first time. You get better as you go along. No matter...
08/09/2007
 We all learned from a young age the importance of sharing. But now I want to talk to you about sharing in a matter than can be profitable to you and me. I'm talking about Equity Sharing for Kansas City real estate investing purposes.This blog is blessed with readers from around the country. The ...
08/08/2007
Funny thing yesterday.  I was out showing REO/foreclosure properties to a buyer looking for a property to buy under market, fix up and then rent.  We were looking in Kansas City, Kansas and there was plenty to choose from!Out of the 8 houses we saw only one house, or the lender rather, offered a ...
08/07/2007
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Detailing the ins and outs of residential investment property ownership. Negotiating your best terms. Working with tenants. Knowing before you buy whether or not a property should be profitable.