My Simple Rules for Owning Real Estate

Investing in real estate sounds really complicated, especially because there are so many ways to do it. In this article I’m going to focus on the most straightforward way that most people are familiar with, single family homes. To a … Continue reading

Buy it in cash, or finance it?

I hear it all the time: “I just don’t like debt” or “I want to get these properties paid off as quickly as possible” and honestly, I totally understand.  I had a very similar mindset not that long ago, and … Continue reading

How Much Does It Cost to Invest in Real Estate?

That is another great question.  And like most of the articles I’ve written about real estate there isn’t a simple answer I can give you for it, but I’ll attempt to run down as much information as I can think … Continue reading

How do I evict a tenant?

I’m going to start this off by saying first and foremost evicting a tenant should always be a last resort. The court system is notoriously slow, inefficient, and depending on your location can be anything from inconvenient to really unfair … Continue reading

How do I screen and select a good tenant?

This is a great subject, and I’m glad you’re asking this question, because it’s incredibly important to the overall success of your rental property. Obviously your tenant is the source of a lot of things, some good, and some potentially … Continue reading