ira investments

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Today, Clay Malcolm breaks down 5 types of real estate investments you can do within your IRA, including how each works. REI Classroom Summary Clay Malcolm, an expert in all things related to IRAs, explains how to use your IRA for alternative assets, specifically for real estate. Listen to this REI…

notes

Show Summary This is episode #378, and my guests today are Rick Allen and TJ Osterman from Paperstac. Rick and TJ are note investors, but before they started in notes, they were wholesalers focused on wholesaling properties. As the market started to rebound and become more competitive, they fell into the note space, and have…

ulcers

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Mark Podolsky elaborates on why land investors don’t necessarily have as much stress associated with their deals as they aren’t having to deal with tenants, rodents, Dodd Frank, Maintenance, etc. REI Classroom Summary With land, there’s low competition and you don’t have to worry about rehabbing it or finding a tenant!…

loan officer

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Kelly McDonald explains how to best gather and provide information needed to the loan officer and underwriter. REI Classroom Summary By providing full bank statements, explanations of large deposits, and other necessary documents, you’re making it easier for the loan officer and underwriter and therefore, getting you your funds quicker. Listen…

next market

Show Summary This is episode #377, and my guest today is Brian Meara. Brian and I get asked all the time about when the market will take it’s next downturn. While we don’t know exactly when it’s coming, we know it is. Truth is, you need to be preparing for it now. That doesn’t mean…

security deposit

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Today, Pete Neubig chats with us about the importance of collecting a security deposit, including the idea that residents will leave the property in good condition so that they can get their security deposit back. REI Classroom Summary Without a security deposit, the tenants who are leaving don’t have a monetary…

tlo

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson As Kevin Bupp discusses, the TLO technology is helping investors track down hard to find homeowners. By taking this extra step, you’re giving yourself a leading edge against your competitors. REI Classroom Summary Kevin shares a real life example of how using TLO helped track down a hard to find mobile…

advantage

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson You have to have a competitive advantage in this business! As Duncan Wierman reminds us, you won’t always be the best offer but if you have a competitive advantage, your offer might be chosen because you did something better or different than everyone else. REI Classroom Summary It can be your…

401(k) IRA

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson While many think that a 401k and an IRA are the same things, there are differences that you need to know as an investor, as Clay Malcolm explains. REI Classroom Summary Learn the advantages and disadvantages to both types of retirement accounts along with distinctions of both types of accounts. Listen…