Why Mary Used Hard Money for Her Very FIRST Deal

Reading Time: 7 minutes“If they can do it, so can I.” It’s that “can do” attitude that led Mary to her first Houston investment Property deal. Mary knew that if others were investing in real estate all she needed was some education and practice in analyzing deals. Mary strategically looks for deals. She has a specific criteria in…


How to Prepare for Retirement: Building a Rental Portfolio

Reading Time: 10 minutesThe skills Ron uses as an educator only enhance his part-time real estate investing business to build a Houston rental portfolio. Ron’s ability to stay organized and pay attention to details contributes to his success as an investor working towards his retirement goals. Ron’s buying criteria makes it easier to narrow down properties that are…


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Q & A with An Experienced Hard Money Lender – Our Questions Answered!

Reading Time: 10 minutesHard money is an appealing financing option for new and experienced investors because of the low barriers to get a loan, but hard money loans can come with some challenges if you aren’t prepared. Daryl Daik, owner of the very successful Noble Mortgage in Texas, sat down with us to go over some common questions…


Jeff is On His 5th Deal in Six Months!

Reading Time: 7 minutesWhen this property showed up in Jeff’s inbox, he knew it was a “killer deal.” Since the Houston investment property was in his neighborhood, he was familiar with property and rent prices. He knew right away there was a lot of equity in the deal. Jeff ran the numbers and had them verified by two external sources….


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The Complete Go-To Guide to Funding Your Next Investment Deal

Reading Time: 16 minutesImagine this… You just found the perfect deal. It is so great in fact, that it feels like a steal. You already contacted the seller and you’re formulating your future plans with this investment property. There is one key factor to making this deal come to fruition… Funding! One of the differences between seeing a…