opportunities

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson In today’s REI Classroom, J Massey explains how it sometimes takes failing to push yourself work through to the solution. Failure can bring out the best in people. REI Classroom Summary When failure occurs, it’s an opportunity for you to see your weaknesses and be better in the long run. Listen…

spreads

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Learn from short sale expert Brian Meara how to determine what a good spread is. REI Classroom Summary Brian goes over his formula to determine whether a deal has a good spread or not. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real Estate Investing Classroom Show Transcripts: Mike: Welcome back to the…

systems

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Today, Lex Levinrad talks to us about how having systems in place for your acquisitions and dispositions are critical for your efficiency as a business. REI Classroom Summary Break down your business into buying and selling as they should have 2 different systems. Depending on your business, you might be doing…

note deals

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Scott Carson lets us in on who to ask for when calling a bank about finding non-performing notes. He also shares keywords to mention and what not to say. REI Classroom Summary There are special departments that handle non-performing notes and they’re not always called the same thing. Listen to Scott…

tenant

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Steve Rozenberg chats with us today about picking tenants, the right way. Most importantly, you want to stay legal in your selection process. Know what you can and can’t ask. Call their references and stay standard across the board. REI Classroom Summary You can’t say ‘yes’ to everyone but you need…

coverage

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson As Tim Norris explains, when completing a rehab, you need to make sure your contractors have the right coverage. REI Classroom Summary If your contractors don’t have adequate coverage, claims will fall onto your coverage. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real Estate Investing Classroom Show Transcripts: Mike: Welcome back to…

entity choices

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson William Bronchick shares a few guidelines to think about when deciding what legal entity would work best for your business strategy (although you should always consult an expert on your needs specifically). REI Classroom Summary While LLCs make sense for some, a S or C Corp might work better for other…