building brand

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Sharon Vornholt goes over various tips to help you build a brand that you’re happy with. If you don’t take control of building your brand, you most likely won’t be happy when someone else creates your brand for you. REI Classroom Summary Creating content such as blogging and videos can help…

social media

Odds are, you know MAYBE 1-2 people in your network that aren’t on social media. Social media has become part of everyday life. We connect with old friends. We learn about important news. We interact with people who, in real life, we would never have the chance to talk with. It’s a powerful tool that…

Being a true cash buyer has its advantages when you’re working with sellers and wholesalers. Branding yourself as a reputable, trusting cash buyer is key so that when your name is brought up, nothing but good is mentioned. Word of mouth goes far in the the real estate investing industry. Word travels fast through small…

REIAs, or Real Estate Investors Associations, are networking events found throughout most major cities in the US and are built to help local investors and vendors network together. Real estate investing can be a lonely business but who you know plays a big part in your success as an investor. Without connections, you’re putting more…

Communication with a Side of Reality

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Pete Asmus explains that expectations need to be set for both parties in order for communication to work properly. REI Classroom Summary If either party has expectations that aren’t known to the other party, the expectations are left to interpretation. Be upfront and let your expectations be known. Listen to this…

“If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all.” It’s a valuable saying that most of us know and try to follow. Except, our reputation is more than just “saying nice things”. It’s much more complex. In the real estate investing industry, people talk. If you build up a bad reputation,…

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Pete Asmus talks to us today about personal branding and it needs to be a part of your business. From who you surround yourself with to what you’re posting online, everything you do builds your personal brand. REI Classroom Summary You are able to control your brand by choosing what you…

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Scott Carson goes over a few ways to build up your database of connections. This is a crucial step in building up your real estate investing business. REI Classroom Summary From the simple act of handing out your business card to having a professional and active social media presence, you need…

If you’ve gotten your foot wet in the real estate investing industry, you might have already figured out that you are who you know. This sounds a bit contradictory since real estate investing is also known as a “lonely” industry since you aren’t in a big office or meeting with people regularly. There are a…